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

The community was named after the city in Scotland.

The latitude of West Dundee is 42.098N. The longitude is -88.282W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 761 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 6,912.


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Median household income
Local
$62,540
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our West Dundee demographic reports
West Dundee is on the Fox River.
Filming location for:
· 2002 movie, "Road to Perdition"
Well-known residents have included:
· Allan Pinkerton, founder of the Pinkerton detective agency
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Caribou Coffee, Gloria Jean's, Starbucks
Local festivals include:
  • Heritage Fest - Sept. 14-16, 2007
Dates often change. Check West Dundee web sites and events links in the sections below.

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Sections below provide additional information and links about West Dundee 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 60110 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

28% of West Dundee residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the West Dundee ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in West Dundee was $30,674, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

37% of West Dundee residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in West Dundee, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $669.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,669.


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

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West Dundee restaurants taking online reservations include Emmett's Tavern & Brewing Co. - West Dundee ... View restaurants

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The average commute time for West Dundee workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in West Dundee include Chicago West Dundee Courtyard, TownPlace Suites.

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West Dundee, IL

Pros: The best place ever to grow up

Cons: To many changes

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