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Mundelein

Lake County,

Illinois

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60060

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The population of Mundelein is approximately 28,012 (1997), 31064 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 9,847 (1997), 10507 (2010).

The amount of land area in Mundelein is 19.499 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.717 sq kilometers.
The distance from Mundelein to Washington DC is 646 miles. The distance to the Illinois state capital is 193 miles. (as the crow flies)
Mundelein is positioned 42.26 degrees north of the equator and 88.00 degrees west of the prime meridian.

The Mundelein median home price is $155,000.

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Location

Mundelein location: 35 miles Northwest of downtown Chicago in northeast Illinois

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Climate & Weather

The weather in Mundelein is seasonal. Here is a weather page for the Mundelein area.
Mundelein average annual rainfall is 32 inches per year
Mundelein average annual snowfall is 32 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 23 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 74 degrees F.
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Mundelein history:

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Peter Shaddle was the first settler about 1835. English Tradesmen then came to the area, naming it "Mechanics Grove." John Holcomb moved into the area bringing his leadership and expertise. In his honor the name of the community was changed to "Holcomb." In February, 1909, the Holcomb area incorporated under the name of "Rockefeller" in honor of railroad magnate John D. Rockefeller. In July, 1909, the village once again changed its name, this time to "Area," an acronym for Arthur Sheldon's sales school philosophy, "Ability, Reliability, Endurance, and Action." After a few years, the school failed and closed. In 1921, Archbishop (soon to be Cardinal) George Mundelein of Chicago, bought the property and authorized the construction of St. Mary's of the Lake Seminary. The village changed its name again in 1924 in recognition of Cardinal Mundelein's success. This time the name of Mundelein became permanent.
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