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Lake County, Illinois


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History & History-related items

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Chamber of Commerce.



Statistics & Facts

The Illinois state capital is Springfield.
The population of Grayslake is approximately 16,967 (1997), 20957 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 3,019 (1990), 7709 (2010).
The amount of land area in Grayslake is 10.722 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Grayslake is 12 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.325 sq kilometers.
The distance from Grayslake to Washington DC is 649 miles.
The distance to the Illinois state capital is 197 miles. (as the crow flies)
Grayslake is positioned 42.34 degrees north of the equator and 88.03 degrees west of the prime meridian.


between Chicago and Milwaukee. Nearby communities to Grayslake are: Libertyville, Mundelein, Gurnee, Lindenhurst, Round Lake and Round Lake Beach. Here is a map page for Grayslake.
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History & History Related Items

A history timeline for Grayslake
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The incorporation of Grayslake



Gray's Lake - located within the village boundaries, Gray's Lake has 78 acres for recreation.
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Grayslake City Government

Village of Grayslake, Illinois
Phone: (847)223-8515

The Village is governed by a Village President and a board of six trustees. They are all elected to four year, staggered terms. The Village Manager is selected by the President and board.

Grayslake Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
164 Hawley St
Grayslake, IL 60030-1515
Phone: 847-223-6888

Grayslake Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
164 Hawley St
Grayslake, IL 60030-1515
Phone: 847-223-6888

Grayslake Schools

Grayslake School District #46
625 N. Barron Blvd.
Grayslake Illinois 60030
Superintendent Phone: (847) 223-3650, ext. 1103

Grayslake Community High School Grayslake


The population of Grayslake was:
1900 - 416
1920 - 736
1940 - 1,118
1950 - 1,970
1960 - 3,762
1970 - 4,907
1980 - 5,260
1990 - 7,388
1993 - 11,293
1995 - 14,745
1997 - 16,967

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