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Look through our statistics & facts to see what truly makes the McHenry County, Illinois region unique.

McHenry County Stats & Facts


310,656 Residents

Situated 55 miles from Downtown Chicago

Top-performing electric reliability

Sustained results from 2013-15 among best in Midwest, top quartile nationally, 2016 best in class

Truck access to over 70% of Eastern U.S. Locations

in 13 hours or less

Over 75% of US population

within 2-day ground delivery

Freight access to over 80% of continental U.S.

in 72 hours or less

3 Logistics Sectors In proximity to county:

Rail, Air & Road

33 Minutes

is the Average Commute Time

About McHenry County

McHenry County is rich in resources for both business and residents. Close to world-class metropolitan areas, transportation, education, entertainment, and recreational activities, there is something for everyone.

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