Demographics & Socioeconomic Data

Quick Facts

  • Located in Kane County
  • 8.5 square miles
  • Incorporated in 1835
  • County Seat since 1835
  • 2015 Equalized Assessed Value: $921,381,294


    Population

    2015 2010 2000 1990 1980
    City 21,806 21,495 19,515 12,617 9,881
    County 530,847 515,269 404,119
    317,471 278,405
    Area Labor Force 268,554 271,334 212,454 N/A N/A
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau

    Income/Households



    City Kane County Illinois
    Total Population, 2015 21,806 530,847 12,859,995
    Median HH Income 2015 $97,926 $70,696 $57,574
    Per Captia Income 2015 $44,516 $31,056 $30,494
    Median Home Value 2015 $305,400 $213,200 $173,800
    Households, 2011-2015 7,973 172,479 4,786,388
    Median Rent, 2011-2016 $1,249 $1,011 $907
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau

    Property Valuation for City of Geneva



    2015 Percent Number of Parcels
    Commercial $184,600,132
    20% 528
    Farm $2,279,984 .25% 17
    Industrial $45,704,458 5% 133
    Residential $648,704,848 74.5% 8,178
    Railroad $1,671,371 .2%
    Total Valuation $918,960,793
    100.00% 9,278
    Source: Tax District EAV Report, Kane County 2016

    Largest Geneva Employers


    Company Name Product/Service Employees
    Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital Hospital 1,650
    Kane County Government
    County Government
    1,260
    Geneva School District #304 School District
    858
    Peacock Engineering
    Food Manufacturing, Packaging 350
    Burgess-Norton Mfg Piston Pins, Powder Metal 300
    Johnson Controls Automotive Battery Production 300
    Houghton Mifflin Printing Publishing 250
    FONA International Flavor Manufacturers 250
    Power Packaging Manufacturer Packaging 200
    Continental Envelope Envelope Manufacturing 125


  • SIC Category Tax Collections





    Category 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
    General Merchandise 134,045 100,257 97,094 100,718 109,667
    Food 468,926 413,039 314,983 392,670 352,645
    Drinking and Eating Places 836,481 864,144 900,958 978,403 1,025,112
    Apparel 698,369 709,123 677,786 650,753 665,041
    Furniture & H.H. & Radio 681,349 696,132 628,864 681,716 671,853
    Lumber, Bldg, Hardware 278,561 314,286 313,325 342,705 358,216
    Automotive & Filling Stations 110,789 116,665 125,651 132,250 96,301
    Drugs & Misc. Retail 1,301,985 1,338,981 1,324,358 1,317,205 1,358,637
    Agriculture & All Others 242,245 229,760 241,596 244,924 304,981
    Manufacturers 98,363 98,089 106,960 128,612 184,518






    All Other SIC Categories 585,442 544,771 571,300 606,503 695,468
    Source: Illinois Department of Revenue