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Welcome to Green Oaks ...

The village of Green Oaks is located in Lake County<1>.

The location of Green Oaks has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Green Oaks has a population of 3,903 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Green Oaks.

Green Oaks is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Green Oaks lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Green Oaks: (847) and (224)<5>

Websites for Green Oaks ...

Official Website: www.greenoaks.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Green Oaks had an population of 3,903 people. This is an increase of 0.96% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.27% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Green Oaks had a population of 3,866 people. This makes Green Oaks the county's 32nd most populous community.

The population of Green Oaks represents 0.03% of the total population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 379th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,866 people, the population of Green Oaks increased 8.23% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,572 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Green Oaks.

Communities Also Named Green Oaks ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Green Oaks - they are located in Alabama, Mississippi, Missouri, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Green Oaks.

Communities near Green Oaks ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Green Oaks.

  • Waukegan [Lake County]
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    • Waukegan [Lake County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the north of Green Oaks
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,453 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waukegan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waukegan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waukegan<7>
  • Arlington Heights [Cook County]
  • Palatine [Cook County]
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    • Palatine [Cook County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Green Oaks
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,830 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palatine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palatine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palatine<7>
  • Skokie [Cook County]
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    • Skokie [Cook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Green Oaks
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 62,404 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skokie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Skokie<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Des Plaines [Cook County]
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      • Des Plaines [Cook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Green Oaks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,179 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Des Plaines have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Plaines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Plaines<7>
    • Mount Prospect [Cook County]
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      • Mount Prospect [Cook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Green Oaks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,299 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Prospect
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Prospect<7>
    • Hoffman Estates [Cook County]
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      • Hoffman Estates [Cook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Green Oaks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 50,495 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoffman Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoffman Estates<7>
    • Glenview [Cook County]
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      • Glenview [Cook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Green Oaks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,823 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenview<7>
    • Buffalo Grove [Lake County]
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      • Buffalo Grove [Lake County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the south of Green Oaks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 40,161 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buffalo Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buffalo Grove<7>
    • Wheeling [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheeling
      • Wheeling [Cook County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Green Oaks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,958 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wheeling have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheeling
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheeling<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Green Oaks. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Green Oaks.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Green Oaks. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Green Oaks.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Green Oaks. See our Newspapers Page for Green Oaks.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Green Oaks ...

Looking for more information about Green Oaks? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Green Oaks, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Green Oaks.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Green Oaks: www.greenoaks.org/

The official website for Lake County: www.co.lake.il.us

The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Lake, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Green Oaks.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Green Oaks - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (224) is an overlay for area code (847).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Green Oaks) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Green Oaks. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Green OaksOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Green Oaks. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2954, Longitude: -87.9122       In this case, the coordinates for Green Oaks have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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