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Welcome to Round Lake ...

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

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

A typical abbreviation for Round Lake: Round Lk.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Round Lake has a population of 18,103 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Round Lake is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Round Lake: (847) and (224)<5>

The ZIP code for Round Lake: 60073<6>

Websites for Round Lake ...

Official Website: www.eroundlake.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Round Lake had an population of 18,103 people. This is a decrease of 1.02% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 209.88% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Round Lake had a population of 18,289 people. This makes Round Lake the county's 14th most populous community.

The population of Round Lake represents 0.14% of the total population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 139th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 18,289 people, the population of Round Lake increased 213.06% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,842 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Round Lake.

Communities Also Named Round Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Round Lake - they are located in British Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Michigan (5), Minnesota (2), Mississippi, New York, Nova Scotia and Ontario.

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

Communities near Round Lake ...

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

  • Waukegan [Lake County]
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    • Waukegan [Lake County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the east of Round Lake
    • 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<8>
  • Arlington Heights [Cook County]
  • Palatine [Cook County]
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    • Palatine [Cook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the south of Round Lake
    • 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<8>
  • Hoffman Estates [Cook County]
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    • Hoffman Estates [Cook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the south of Round Lake
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoffman Estates
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoffman Estates<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Buffalo Grove [Lake County]
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      • Buffalo Grove [Lake County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the southeast of Round Lake
      • 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<8>
    • Crystal Lake [McHenry County]
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      • Crystal Lake [McHenry County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the southwest of Round Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,642 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crystal Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crystal Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crystal Lake<8>
    • Wheeling [Cook County]
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      • Wheeling [Cook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the southeast of Round Lake
      • 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<8>
    • Carpentersville [Kane County]
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      • Carpentersville [Kane County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the southwest of Round Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,940 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carpentersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carpentersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carpentersville<8>
    • Mundelein [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mundelein
      • Mundelein [Lake County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the southeast of Round Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,945 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mundelein have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mundelein
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mundelein<8>
    • Algonquin [McHenry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Algonquin
      • Algonquin [McHenry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the southwest of Round Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,730 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Algonquin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Algonquin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Algonquin<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 Round Lake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Round Lake.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Round Lake. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Round Lake.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Round Lake ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Illinois

About Lake County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Round Lake: www.eroundlake.com/

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 Round Lake.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Round Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (224) is an overlay for area code (847).
<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 Round Lake). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Round Lake or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Round Lake) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Round Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Round LakeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Round Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3440, Longitude: -88.1061       In this case, the coordinates for Round Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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