The Village of Algonquin was incorporated in 1890, with an approximate population of 31,000 people.  It has grown into a resort style community with many great amenities nearby.  Known for it’s beauty and upscale shopping destinations and restaurants, including the charming downtown area and the Randall Road corridor.  The area of Algonquin is frequently known by the nickname “The Gem of the Fox Valley”.
The community has experienced considerable growth in recent years.  Drawing families to excellent school districts 300 and 158.  It is also known for the Fox River Trail bike path, many parks, and the ever so popular Founder’s Day Festival.