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McHenry County, IL
The county was named for William McHenry, pioneer, soldier and political leader

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The county is in the Chicago metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 296,389. This was an increase of  13.96% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$64,826
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our McHenry County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in McHenry County was $33,507. This was an increase of 17.7% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 108% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Woodstock
Census 2000 highlights: Fastest-growing county in the state during the 1990s

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27% of McHenry County residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the McHenry County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries in McHenry County include Alden Cemetery, Algonquin Cemetery, Barber Cemetery, Big Foot Cemetery, Bluff City Cemetery, Calvary Cemetery, Carr-Harrison Cemetery, Cary Cemetery, Cedarvale Cemetery, Chemung Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in McHenry County include Alden, Algonquin, Algonquin, Bull Valley, Burton, Cary, Chemung, Coral, Crystal Lake, Dorr ... View communities

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Colleges in McHenry County include McHenry County College ... View colleges

School districts in McHenry County include Alden Hebron Schools Dist 19, Cary C C Schools Dist 26, Community High Schools Dist 155, Consolidated Schools Dist 158, Crystal Lake C C Schools Dist 47, Fox River Grove Countyns S D 3, Harrison Schools District 36, Harvard C U Schools Dist 50, Johnsburg C U Schools Dist 12, Marengo Countymm Hs Dist 154 ... View school districts

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Libraries

Libraries in McHenry County include Algonquin Area Public Library, Cary Area Public Library, Crystal Lake Public Library, Fox River Grove Public Library, Harvard Diggins Library, Huntley Area Public Library, Johnsburg Public Library, Marengo Public Library, McHenry Public Library, McHenry-Nunda Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in McHenry County include Huntley-Marengo Farmside, Northwest Herald, Woodstock Independent ... View newspapers

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McHenry County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our McHenry County political report.

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Hotels in McHenry County include Comfort Inn Crystal Lake, Country Inn & Suites, Days Inn Woodstock, Heritage Inn & Suites, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Holiday Inn Express, Save Inn, Super 8, Super 8 ... More hotels

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