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DuPage County, IL
The county was named for the DuPage River.

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DuPage County is one of 102 counties in Illinois.

The county is in the Chicago metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 928,718. This was an increase of  2.72% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$67,887
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our DuPage County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in DuPage County was $45,214. This was an increase of 16.8% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 146% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Wheaton

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19% of DuPage County residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the DuPage County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in DuPage County include Allerton Ridge Cemetery, Arlington Cemetery, Assumption Cemetery, Babcock's Grove Cemetery, Bartlett Cemetery, Big Woods Cemetery, Blodgetts Cemetery, Bloomingdale Cemetery, Boeger Cemetery, Bronswood Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in DuPage County include Addison, Addison, Aurora, Bartlett, Bensenville, Bloomingdale, Bloomingdale, Burr Ridge, Carol Stream, Clarendon Hills ... View communities

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Education

Colleges in DuPage County include Aurora University, Benedictine University, College of Dupage, Elmhurst College, Midwestern University, National University of Health Sciences, North Central College, Northern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wheaton College ... View colleges

School districts in DuPage County include Addison Schools Dist 4, Benjamin Schools District 25, Bensenville Schools District 2, Bloomingdale Schools District 13, Butler Schools District 53, C C Schools Dist 181, Cass Schools Dist 63, Center Cass Schools Dist 66, Community Countyns Schools Dist 180, Community Countynsolidated S D 93 ... View school districts

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Libraries

Libraries in DuPage County include Addison Public Library, Aurora Public Library, Bartlett Public Library, Bensenville Community Public Library, Bloomingdale Public Library, Carol Stream Public Library, Clarendon Hills Public Library, Downers Grove Public Library, Elmhurst Public Library, Eola Road Branch ... View libraries

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Media

Newspapers in DuPage County include Addison-Bensenville-Wood Dale Press, Beacon News, Clarendon Hills Doings, Downers Grove-Westmont Reporter-Progress, Elmhurst Doings, Elmhurst-Lombard-Oakbrook Terrace-Villa Park Argus-Press Spectator, Glen Ellyn-Wheaton News-Leader, Hinsdale Doings, Lombardian, Naperville Sun ... View newspapers

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Politics

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

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Travel

Hotels in DuPage County include Americas Best Value Inn & Suites, Amerisuites, Amerisuites, Amerisuites, Aurora Fox Valley Inn, Best Western, Best Western Oakbrook Inn, Candlewood Suites, Chicago Marriott Oak Brook, Clubhouse Inn ... More hotels

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