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Welcome to Hinsdale ...

The village of Hinsdale is primarily located in DuPage County<1>. A portion of Hinsdale extends into Cook County.

The pronunciation of Hinsdale: HINZ-dayl<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hinsdale has a population of 17,641 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Hinsdale is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Hinsdale: (630) and (331)<5>

The ZIP codes for Hinsdale: 60521-60522, 60570<6>

Websites for Hinsdale ...

Official Website:   www.villageofhinsdale.org/

Junior League:   www.jlkd.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hinsdale had an population of 17,641 people. This is an increase of 4.91% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.68% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hinsdale had a population of 16,816 people. This makes Hinsdale the county's 20th most populous community.

The population of Hinsdale represents 0.13% of the total population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 149th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 16,816 people, the population of Hinsdale decreased 3.07% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 17,349 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hinsdale.

Communities Also Named Hinsdale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Hinsdale - they are located in California, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire and New York (2).

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

Communities near Hinsdale ...

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

  • Chicago [Cook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chicago
    • Chicago [Cook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the east of Hinsdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,677,643 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chicago
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chicago<8>
  • Naperville [DuPage County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Naperville
    • Naperville [DuPage County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the west of Hinsdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 147,986 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Naperville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Naperville<8>
  • Cicero [Cook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cicero
    • Cicero [Cook County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the east of Hinsdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 79,727 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cicero have been provided by the GNIS.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cicero
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cicero<8>
  • Bolingbrook [Will County]
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    • Bolingbrook [Will County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the southwest of Hinsdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 74,025 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolingbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolingbrook
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bolingbrook<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Arlington Heights [Cook County]
    • Schaumburg [Cook County]
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      • Schaumburg [Cook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the northwest of Hinsdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,049 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schaumburg have been provided by the GNIS.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schaumburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schaumburg<8>
    • Skokie [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skokie
      • Skokie [Cook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the northeast of Hinsdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 62,404 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skokie have been provided by the GNIS.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skokie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Skokie<8>
    • Des Plaines [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Plaines
      • Des Plaines [Cook County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the north of Hinsdale
      • 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.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Plaines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Plaines<8>
    • Orland Park [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orland Park
      • Orland Park [Cook County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the south of Hinsdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 57,347 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orland Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orland Park<8>
    • Tinley Park [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tinley Park
      • Tinley Park [Cook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the south of Hinsdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 55,221 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tinley Park have been provided by the GNIS.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tinley Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tinley Park<8>

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 Hinsdale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hinsdale.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hinsdale. 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 Hinsdale.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hinsdale. Our list includes 23 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Hinsdale.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hinsdale ...

Looking for more information about Hinsdale? 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 Hinsdale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hinsdale.

Adding Hinsdale to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hinsdale in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Hinsdale was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1870.

We also found Hinsdale in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hinsdale on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Illinois

About DuPage County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hinsdale: www.villageofhinsdale.org/

The official website for DuPage County: www.dupageco.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including DuPage, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Hinsdale. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hinsdale.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hinsdale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (331) is an overlay for area code (630).
<6>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Hinsdale). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hinsdale or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Hinsdale includes: 60521 & 60522.
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hinsdale) 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 Hinsdale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HinsdaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hinsdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8025, Longitude: -87.9292    
<8>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<9>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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