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Welcome to Spring Grove ...

The village of Spring Grove is located in McHenry County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Spring Grove: Spring Grv.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Spring Grove has a population of 5,702 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Spring Grove is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Spring Grove: (815) & (779)<4>

The ZIP code for Spring Grove: 60081<5>

Websites for Spring Grove ...

Official Website: www.springgrove.org.il/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Spring Grove had an population of 5,702 people. This is a decrease of 1.32% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 46.96% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Spring Grove had a population of 5,778 people. This makes Spring Grove the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Spring Grove represents 0.05% of the population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 308th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,778 people, the population of Spring Grove increased 48.92% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,880 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Spring Grove.

Communities Also Named Spring Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Illinois communities named Spring Grove: This one is located in McHenry County and the other is located in Warren County.

Beyond Illinois, there are 24 communities that are also named Spring Grove - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Virginia (3) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Spring Grove ...

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

  • Waukegan [Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waukegan
    • Waukegan [Lake County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Spring Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,453 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waukegan have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waukegan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waukegan<8>
  • Crystal Lake [McHenry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crystal Lake
    • Crystal Lake [McHenry County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Spring Grove
    • 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.<7> 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>
  • Mundelein [Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mundelein
    • Mundelein [Lake County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Spring Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,945 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mundelein have been provided by the GNIS.<7> 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Spring Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,730 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Algonquin have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Algonquin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Algonquin<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gurnee [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gurnee
      • Gurnee [Lake County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Spring Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,168 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gurnee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gurnee<8>
    • Lake-in-the-Hills [McHenry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake-in-the-Hills
      • Lake-in-the-Hills [McHenry County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Spring Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,345 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake-in-the-Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake-in-the-Hills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake-in-the-Hills<8>
    • McHenry [McHenry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McHenry
      • McHenry [McHenry County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Spring Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,100 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McHenry have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McHenry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McHenry<8>
    • Round Lake Beach [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Round Lake Beach
      • Round Lake Beach [Lake County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Spring Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,919 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Round Lake Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Round Lake Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Round Lake Beach<8>
    • Woodstock [McHenry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodstock
      • Woodstock [McHenry County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Spring Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,097 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodstock<8>
    • Pleasant Prairie [Kenosha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Prairie
      • Pleasant Prairie [Kenosha County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Spring Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,373 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Prairie have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Prairie

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spring Grove ...

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

Adding Spring Grove to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Spring Grove 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 Spring Grove was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Illinois

About McHenry County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Spring Grove: www.springgrove.org.il/

The official website for McHenry County: www.co.mchenry.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 McHenry, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Spring Grove.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Spring Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (779) is an overlay for area code (815).
<5>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 Spring Grove). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Spring Grove or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Spring Grove) 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 Spring Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Spring GroveOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spring Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4438, Longitude: -88.2361    
<7>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.
<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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