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Indian Creek, Illinois
Location of Indian Creek in Lake County, Illinois.
Location of Indian Creek in Lake County, Illinois.
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Country United States
State Illinois
County Lake
Area
 • Total 0.27 sq mi (0.69 km2)
 • Land 0.27 sq mi (0.69 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 536
 • Density 2,007.49/sq mi (775.20/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP Code(s)
60061
Area codes 847, 224
FIPS code 17-37218
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Indian Creek is a village in Vernon Township, Lake County, Illinois, United States. It is part of the Chicago metropolitan area. Per the 2020 census, the population was 536. Police services are provided by Lake County Sheriff and fire/EMS services by the Countryside Fire Protection District.

Geography

Indian Creek is located at 42°13′33″N 87°58′37″W / 42.22583°N 87.97694°W / 42.22583; -87.97694 (42.225876, -87.976843).

According to the 2010 census, Indian Creek has a total area of 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2), all land. It has the smallest area of any incorporated place in Lake County.

History

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 239
1970 270 13.0%
1980 236 −12.6%
1990 247 4.7%
2000 194 −21.5%
2010 462 138.1%
2020 536 16.0%
U.S. Decennial Census
2010 2020

2020 census

Indian Creek village, Illinois – Demographic Profile
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race / Ethnicity Pop 2010 Pop 2020 % 2010 % 2020
White alone (NH) 333 319 72.08% 59.51%
Black or African American alone (NH) 10 23 2.16% 4.29%
Native American or Alaska Native alone (NH) 0 5 0.00% 0.93%
Asian alone (NH) 83 140 17.97% 26.12%
Pacific Islander alone (NH) 0 0 0.00% 0.00%
Some Other Race alone (NH) 0 3 0.00% 0.56%
Mixed Race/Multi-Racial (NH) 5 19 1.08% 3.54%
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 31 27 6.71% 5.04%
Total 462 536 100.00% 100.00%

Note: the US Census treats Hispanic/Latino as an ethnic category. This table excludes Latinos from the racial categories and assigns them to a separate category. Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race.

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