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Carpentersville is a village in Kane County, in the Chicago metro area.

The community was named after Angelo Carpenter, settler.

The latitude of Carpentersville is 42.121N. The longitude is -88.257W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 889 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 34,815.


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Median household income
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$54,526
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Carpentersville demographic reports
Carpentersville is on the Fox River.
Former and merged names include:
· Carpenter's Grove
· Meadowdale
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Caribou Coffee, Starbucks
Nearby parks & recreation: Fox River Trail, Fox River Shores
Gays & lesbians
National index: 100
Local index: 102

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17% of Carpentersville residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Carpentersville ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Carpentersville was $17,424, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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12% of Carpentersville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Carpentersville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $618.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,200.


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

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The average commute time for Carpentersville workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 4 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Carpentersville between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.3 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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