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Saint Charles is a city in Kane County, in the Chicago metro area. (The community straddles Kane and DuPage counties; ePodunk links to the county with the greater share of population.) [NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named Saint Charles. For links to other places called Saint Charles, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Saint Charles is 41.914N. The longitude is -88.308W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 732 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 32,010.


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Median household income
Local
$69,424
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Saint Charles demographic reports
Saint Charles is on the Fox River.
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Caribou Coffee, Gloria Jean's, Panera Bread, Starbucks
Local festivals include:
  • Pride of the Fox Riverfest - June 8-10, 2007
  • Kane County Fair - July 18-22, 2007
  • Sisters Weekend - April 20-22, 2007
  • Country Folk Art Festival - Sept. 21-23, 2007
Dates often change. Check Saint Charles web sites and events links in the sections below.
Performing arts: Noble Fool Theatricals
Nearby parks & recreation: Fox River Trail, LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve, Ferson Creek Park
Historic sites and museums: Dunham Hunt Museum, Saint Charles Heritage Museum
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.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Saint Charles demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Kane County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Chicago area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 60134 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

23% of Saint Charles residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Saint Charles ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Saint Charles was $33,969, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

43% of Saint Charles residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Saint Charles, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $748.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,581.


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Libraries in Saint Charles include Saint Charles Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Saint Charles include Batavia-Geneva-Saint Charles Republican

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

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Saint Charles restaurants taking online reservations include Harvest at Pheasant Run Resort ... View restaurants

Traffic

The average commute time for Saint Charles workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 1 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Saint Charles between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of .4 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

Travel

Hotels in Saint Charles include Best Western, Country Inn & Suites, Courtyard Saint Charles Geneva, Fairfield Inn, Hilton Garden Inn Saint Charles, Hotel Baker, Pheasant Run Resort, Quality Inn, Super 8 Motel.

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