[3] The population was 75,101 at the 2010 census. Males had a median income of $42,440 versus $31,250 for females. The average household size was 2.44 and the average family size was 3.05. Arlington Heights is a municipality in Cook County in the U.S. state of Illinois.A suburb of Chicago, it lies about 25 miles (40 km) northwest of the city's downtown. 1 Apparatus Roster 1.1 Fire Station 1 - 300 East Sigwalt Street 1.2 Fire Station 2 - 1150 North Arlington Heights Road 1.3 Fire Station 3 - 2000 South Arlington Heights Road 1.4 Fire Station 4 - 3030 North Arlington Heights Road 2 Retired Apparatus All pump/tank measurements are in US gallons. Per Council File: 02-2353, adopted on October 30, 2002, the City of Los Angeles defined Arlington Heights as the area bounded by the west side of Arlington Avenue, the east side of Crenshaw Boulevard, the north side of Washington Boulevard and the south side of Pico Boulevard. Arlington Heights is located at 48°12′31″N 122°3′11″W / 48.20861°N 122.05306°W / 48.20861; -122.05306 (48.208682, -122.052999).[3]. The racial makeup of the village was 90.56% White, 0.96% African American, 0.08% Native American, 5.98% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 1.19% from other races, and 1.19% from two or more races. The neighborhoods of Victoria Park and Lafayette Square are located west of Crenshaw Boulevard. The population density was 7,633.3 per square mile (2,947.2/km2). The library has books, magazines, CDs, DVDs and books on CD in 17 different languages. Arlington Heights is a city in northeastern Chicagoland.A 2003 Census put the population at 76,031, the largest for a village in the United States. According to the Village's 2017 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report,[9] the top employers in the city are: The following movies were partially filmed in Arlington Heights: From 1964 to 1970, Arlington Heights served as the home to The Cellar. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.75% of the population. Renters occupied 81.6% of the housing units, and home- or apartment owners the rest. The median age was 38 years. Arlington Heights Historic District in Arlington County, Virginia; Arlington Heights, in Arlington, California; See also. Some of the most popular restaurants include Javier's Sabor Mexicano, Peggy Kinanes, Mago Grill, TTOWA Korean Bistro, Shakou, La Tasca and Francescas. The neighborhood is served by the Los Angeles Public Library system. Arlington Heights is a census-designated place (CDP) in Monroe County, Pennsylvania, United States. Arlington Heights is known for Arlington Park Race Track, home of the Arlington Million, a Breeders' Cup qualifying event; it also hosted the Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships in 2002. The village is also home to the Arlington Heights Memorial Library, which has one of the largest collections of books in the state. The Arlington Heights Memorial Library is a nationally award-winning[30] public library in the village. In 2018, the median income for a household in the village was $90,835. Other District 214 high schools serving sections of the city are: Buffalo Grove, Prospect, Rolling Meadows, and Wheeling. By the late 1850s the area had become noted for its truck farms, sending dairy products as well as vegetables to Chicago on the railroad. The Arlington Heights Memorial Library maintains the Arlington Heights Community Information web site. Although land and space is now limited in Arlington Heights, business and community development along with community design are key concerns. Portions of the city are also served by Palatine High School (Palatine, Illinois) in Township High School District 211. The median income for a household in the CDP was $60,518, and the median income for a family was $60,590. It incorporated as Arlington Heights in 1887, when its population numbered about 1,000. Location of Illinois in the United States, Deardorff, Julie and Karen Cullotta Krause. Public elementary schools and middle schools that serve most of the city are operated by Arlington Heights School District 25. Interstate 90 and Illinois Route 53 (northern extension of Interstate 290) run along the south and western edges, respectively, of the city, providing easy access to nearby O'Hare International Airport, the city of Chicago, and other suburbs. It also hosted a significant array of national and international rock bands as well, including The Who, The Byrds, Buffalo Springfield, Cream, and The Spencer Davis Group.[17]. By 1850, the area had largely changed its ethnic composition, as many German farmers from Saxony had arrived during the 1840s. There is one public high school in the city, John Hersey High School. In the village, the population was spread out, with 23.1% under the age of 18, 6.0% from 18 to 24, 29.8% from 25 to 44, 25.0% from 45 to 64, and 16.1% who were 65 years of age or older. 29.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 15% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The ethnic breakdown in 2000 was: Latinos, 56.6%; blacks, 24.5%; Asians, 12.9%; whites, 4.7%; and others, 1.2%. The club was located in an unused warehouse on Davis Street, along the Chicago and Northwestern railroad tracks. A population explosion took place in the 1950s and 1960s, when the spread of automobile ownership, together with the expansion of the Chicago-area economy, the baby boom, and white flight from the city, drove the number of people in Arlington Heights—expanded by a series of annexations—up to 64,884 by 1970. On July 31, 1985, a fire burned down the grandstand. The facility includes a 350-seat theatre, ballroom and classrooms for music and theatre.