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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
     Kane County Cougars
     Class A Baseball Team  640
     Peacock Engineering Co LLC  Piston Pins, Powder Metal  350

    Labor Force - Occupation by Residence and Job Type by Location
    View the top industries along with employment numbers for Geneva, Kane County, and a Six County Metro region. 

  • Retail Sales
     Fiscal Year is May 1 through April 30

    City of Geneva Sales History
    source: "Kind of Business" report from State of Illinois Department of Revenue 
         
    Geneva
    2010
    2011 2012 2013  2014  2015  2016 
    General Merchandise
    $13,650,672
    $13,184,967 $13,404,505 $10,025,657  $9,709,356  $10,071,762  $10,966,733 
    Food
    $43,838,923
    $45,003,331 $46,892,593 $41,303,913  $31,498,314  $39,266,997  $35,264,542 
    Drinking and Eating Places
    $76,762,555
    $78,242,542 $83,648,067 $86,414,362  $90,095,811  $97,840,344  $102,511,153 
    Apparel
    $64,159,813
    $66,190,721 $69,836,890 $70,912,296?  $67,778,635  $65,075,318  $66,504,072 
    Furniture & H.H. & Radio
    $66,974,643
    $68,527,132 $68,134,935 $69,613,179  $62,886,440  $68,171,556  $67,185,273 
    Lumber, Bldg, Hardware
    $29,619,452,
    $26,313,392 $27,856,058 $31,428,647  $31,332,471  $34,270,462  $35,821,618 
    Automotive & Filling Stations
    $9,647,361
    $9,210,797 $11,078,869 $11,666,506  $12,565,062  $13,225,044  $9,630,084 
    Drugs & Misc. Retail
    $114,009,824
    $124,723,621 $130,198,496 $133,898,065  $132,435,785  $131,720,455  $135,863,680 
    Agriculture & All Others
    $28,123,749
    $22,468,310 $24,224,477 $22,975,956  $24,159,633  $24,492,357  $30,498,137 
    Manufacturers
    $9,028,452
    $8,388,045 $9,836,323 $9,808,948  $10,695,987  $12,861,172  $18,451,816 
    Total:
    $455,215,444
    $462,252,858 $485,111,213 $488,047,529  $473,157,494  $496,995,467  $512,697,108 
    % over last year
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