Learn more about Lake Zurich, Illinois
The area of Lake Zurich was first settled by European descendants in the 1830s. Two early pioneers were George Ela, after whom the Ela township is named, and Seth Paine, who established a number of commercial ventures in the town.
Lake Zurich is a village in Lake County. The village is named after a water body named Lake Zurich which is completely located inside the village. In 2006, Lake Zurich was named by Frommer’s as one of the top hundred "Best Places to Raise Your Family" and by U.S. News as one of the "Top Twenty-five Affordable Places to Live in the Country".
Other Lake Zurich, Illinois stats:
The average household size was 3.12 and the average family size was 3.42.
Median resident age: 35 years, Illinois average age: 42.2 years old.
Zip codes: 60047
Source: 2010 U.S. Census
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