Plainfield Information

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General Plainfield Information

State: Illinois

County: Will County

Close cities: Bolingbrook, IL, Plainfield, IL, Preston Heights, IL, Joliet, IL, Romeoville, IL, Naperville, IL, Montgomery, IL, Boulder Hill, IL, Crest Hill, IL, Aurora, IL, Rockdale, IL, Lockport, IL, Shorewood, IL, Oswego, IL, Crystal Lawns, IL

Plainfield Population (census data)
Total 35,366 (+146.4% since 2000)
Male 17,731 (50.1%)
Female 17,635 (49.9%)

Population Density: 3,046 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 103.0 (US Avg is 100)

Incorporated in 1877

Land Area: 11.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $92,673

Zip Codes: 60585, 60544, and 60586.

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Plainfield Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (93.1%)
  • Hispanic (3.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Other race (1.0%)
  • Black (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (31.1%)
  • Irish (20.2%)
  • Italian (15.9%)
  • Polish (15.4%)
  • English (9.2%)
  • Swedish (4.7%)
Foriegn Born: 510 people (1.4%)
  • Europe (41.7%)
  • Asia (33.3%)
  • Latin America (25.0%)

Local Plainfield Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, Indianapolis Colts
NBA Basketball: Milwaukee Bucks, Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: Chicago State University, University of Illinois, DePaul University

Plainfield School Information

High Schools
Plainfield High School (611 W Fort Beggs Drive, Plainfield, IL, 60544 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Plainfield North High School (12005 South 248th Street, Plainfield, IL, 60585 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Plainfield South High School (7800 W Caton Farm Road, Plainfield, IL, 60586 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Middle Schools
Drauden Point Middle School (1911 Drauden Road, Plainfield, IL, 60586 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Heritage Grove Middle School (12450 South Van Dyke Road, Plainfield, IL, 60585 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Indian Trail Middle School (1005 N Eastern Avenue, Plainfield, IL, 60544 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Richard Ira Jones Middle School (15320 Wallin Drive, Plainfield, IL, 60544 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Timber Ridge Middle School (2101 Bronk Road, Plainfield, IL, 60586 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Troy Middle School (5800 Theodore Street, Plainfield, IL, 60544 - Troy Community Consolidated School District 30C District)
Elementary Schools
Central Elementary School (305 W Lockport Street, Plainfield, IL, 60544 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Charles Reed Elementary School (2110 Clublands Parkway, Plainfield, IL, 60586 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Creekside Elementary School (13909 South Budler Road, Plainfield, IL, 60544 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Eagle Pointe Elementary School (24562 Norwood Drive, Plainfield, IL, 60585 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Lakewood Falls Elementary School (14050 South Budler Road, Plainfield, IL, 60544 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Lincoln Elementary (14740 Meadow Lane, Plainfield, IL, 60544 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Meadow View Elementary School (2501 Mirage, Plainfield, IL, 60544 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Ridge Elementary School (1900 Caton Ridge Drive, Plainfield, IL, 60586 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
River View Elementary School (2097 Bronk Road, Plainfield, IL, 60586 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Walkers Grove Elementary School (24810 W 135th Street, Plainfield, IL, 60544 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Wesmere Elementary School (2001 Wesmere Parkway, Plainfield, IL, 60586 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Other/Private Schools
Bonnie McBeth Learning Center (15730 Howard Street, Plainfield, IL, 60544 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Orenic Intermediate School (5820 W Theodore Street, Plainfield, IL, 60586 - Troy Community Consolidated School District 30C District)
Plainfield Academy (504 W Fort Beggs Drive, Plainfield, IL, 60544 - Plainfield School District 202 District)

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