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Chicago Area:


Greenway Planning Information for

Crystal Lake

Report Card

Miles of Greenways

10.5

Area (miles2)

22.4

Greenway Density (miles/miles2)

0.5

Grade:

C+



Population

38,000

Median HH Income

$66,469

External Links

City of Crystal Lake official website
City Site
Greater Chicago Housing and Community Development Website
Census Data
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RTAMS
Wikipedia entry for Crystal Lake
Crystal Lake

State Plans

Region Plans

County Plans

Community Plans

No plans are available on the Open Space Area level for Crystal Lake

Bike/Ped Fatalities & Injuries
Crash data from 2005
Crash SeverityCount
Bicyclist Property Damage1
Pedestrian "C" Injury (possible injury)11
Bicyclist "B" Injury (non-incapacitating injury)11
Pedestrian "A" Injury (incapacitating injury)2
Greenways in Crystal Lake:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
out
Existing
———
Build-out
Prairie Trail5.5(1st)5.5 100%
Crystal Creek corridor2.4(2nd)2.4 100%
ComEd ROW - McHenry Cty corridor1.6(3rd)5.8 28.3%
Sleepy Hollow Creek corridor1.0     6.6 15.3%
Northwestern corridor0.0     8.0 0%
Kishwaukee River corridor0.0     2.2 0%
Existing Grade Separations
Needed Grade Separations
Rank Among Neighbors
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Crystal Lake0.47 (1st) 1.36
Cary0.35 1.66
Lake in the Hills0.32 0.42
Huntley0.30 1.13
Prairie Grove0.23 1.23
Algonquin0.23 0.60
Lakewood0.00 1.45
Woodstock0.00 1.03
Rank Among Peers
(Population between 30,000 and 43,000 and HH Income between $60,000 and $70,000)
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Crystal Lake0.47 (1st) 1.36
Lombard0.47 0.64
Woodridge0.41 1.18
Carol Stream0.38 0.77
Hanover Park0.34 1.22
Streamwood0.34 0.83
Elmhurst0.32 0.49
Elk Grove Village0.17 0.70
Mundelein0.14 1.09
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