We’ve all heard it before: Location, location, location! So what makes Schaumburg such a great place to call home?  Schaumburg is a warm, welcoming community with award-winning schools, exceptional housing and career opportunities, and abundant shopping, dining, and culturally enriching experiences. Plus you’re never far from the big city or the rest of the world! ...
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The Village of Schaumburg is one of five agencies in the nation that has been selected to receive the Excellence in Snow and Ice Control Award from the American Public Works Association (APWA) for 2022. The award was established by APWA to promote excellence in the management and administration of public works snow and ice operations, while …

The Village of Schaumburg remains an exceptional place to live and raise a family safely, according to the most recent results from residents who participated in the National Community Survey™ (NCS).  The survey was administered in the fall of 2021 to 2,607 random households that were asked to provide feedback on the quality and usefulness …

Schaumburg Township District Library has once again received a 5-star designation in Library Journal’s Index of U.S. Public Library Service. The 2021 scores and Star Ratings, announced earlier this month by Library Journal, are based on FY 19 data from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) Public Library Survey (PLS). The rankings are …

The Schaumburg Park District has been recognized for the third time as an Illinois Distinguished Accredited Agency by the Illinois Association of Park Districts (IAPD) and the Illinois Park and Recreation Association (IPRA). The District previously received Distinguished Accredited Agency status in 2009 and 2015. The two statewide associations administer the Illinois Distinguished Accreditation program …

The Village of Schaumburg is pleased to announce that the financial services firm S&P Global Ratings (S&P) has reaffirmed the village’s AAA bond rating, which is the highest rating a municipality can obtain. The rating is a result of the village’s preemptive actions to stabilize the budget through the COVID-19 pandemic, which were largely successful …

According to new data released this fall by the U.S. Census Bureau, the Village of Schaumburg’s population increased by 6% between the 2010 and 2020 Censuses. This population increase is also much more substantial than each of our municipal neighbors, as shown in the chart above. With a total population at 78,732 people, Schaumburg is …

Fall is the perfect time to connect to nature, and there are a variety of places in Schaumburg where you can take in the beauty that is on full display all around you. Residents make regular visits to the area’s many parks to sightsee, get some exercise, explore nature trails, and more. One of the …

The Village of Schaumburg has received high marks for itsquality of life, as a place to live and raise children, and for an overall feeling of safety, according to 1,600 residents who participated in the 2018 National Citizen Survey™ (NCS). Other key highlights from the survey include: 93% of respondents rate the village as an …

Schaumburg Receives Governor’s Hometown Award which recognizes volunteers for their work in improving their communities. Schaumburg has received the Governor’s Hometown Award in the category of environmental stewardship for its Monarch Butterfly Initiative, a volunteer and fundraising initiative to raise awareness about monarch butterflies and their importance to the environment. The Governor’s Hometown Awards recognize …