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Crystal Lake

"CL" (Nickname)

"A Good Place to Live"
Sunset over Crystal Lake's namesake lake
Sunset over Crystal Lake's namesake lake
Location of Crystal Lake in McHenry County, Illinois
Location of Crystal Lake in McHenry County, Illinois
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
State Illinois
County McHenry County
Townships Algonquin, Dorr, Nunda, Grafton
Adoption of city charter September 23, 1914
Government
 • Type Mayor-council
Area
 • Total 20.02 sq mi (51.85 km2)
 • Land 19.41 sq mi (50.27 km2)
 • Water 0.61 sq mi (1.58 km2)
Elevation
942 ft (287 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 40,743
 • Estimate 
(2018)
40,036
 • Density 2,078.26/sq mi (802.43/km2)
Time zone UTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−5 (CDT)
ZIP Code(s)
60012, 60014, 60039
Area code(s) 815, 779
FIPS code 17-17887
Home value: $186,157 (2013)
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