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Bolingbrook is a village in Will County, in the Chicago metro area. (The community straddles Will and DuPage counties; ePodunk links to the county with the greater share of population.)

The latitude of Bolingbrook is 41.698N. The longitude is -88.068W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 702 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 66,151.


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Median household income
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$67,852
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Bolingbrook demographic reports
The village grew as a 1960s suburban development.
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Caribou Coffee, Panera Bread, Starbucks
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)
Gays & lesbians
National index: 100
Local index: 74

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17% of Bolingbrook residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Bolingbrook ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Bolingbrook was $23,468, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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29% of Bolingbrook residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Bolingbrook, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $712.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,381.


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Libraries in Bolingbrook include Fountaindale Public Library. ... View libraries

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

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Bolingbrook restaurants taking online reservations include The East Room at Bolingbrook Golf Club, The Nest Bar & Grill at Bolingbrook Golf Club ... View restaurants

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The average commute time for Bolingbrook workers is 33 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 11 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Bolingbrook between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 2.0 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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