Find Therapists and Counselors in Gurnee, IL

Find a Therapist in Gurnee, IL

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About Gurnee

Gurnee is a village in Lake County, Illinois. It has a land area of 14 square miles. Around 30,800 people live in the village of Gurnee. Ninety-five percent of these residents are American citizens.

The population of Gurnee is 65% white, 13% Hispanic, 10% Asian, and 7% black. Fifteen percent of the population was born in a foreign country, and 22% of residents speak a language other than English at home. The village has 2,500 Spanish speakers.

In Gurnee, the median age is 39 years old. Around half of adults 25 and older have a bachelor’s degree. The village is home to 1,400 veterans. 

People in Gurnee earn an average annual salary of $40,000. The median household income is $88,600. The homeownership rate is 70%. Five percent of residents live below the poverty line.

Mental Health in Gurnee

Opioid addiction is a major public health issue in Lake County. In 2014, opioid abuse claimed the lives of 39 individuals in the county. In 2015, the number increased to 42. Law enforcement officials are sometimes able to reverse the effects of an overdose by administering Naloxone, an opioid antidote. In 2016, deputies from the county sheriff’s office saved the lives of 14 people by using this medication.

Officials in Lake County have taken on numerous initiatives to help tackle the issue of addiction. For example, individuals may take unused or expired medication to police stations for proper disposal. The county also has a drug court which offers addiction treatment as an alternative to jail time. In 2016, 30 people opted for treatment to avoid jail time.

References:

  1. Abderholden, F. S. (2017, January 19). Despite progress, Lake County’s fight against opioid epidemic sees early setbacks in 2017. Chicago Tribune. Retrieved from http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/lake-county-news-sun/news/ct-lns-naloxone-saves-opioid-epidemic--st-0119-20170119-story.html
  2. Gurnee, IL. (n.d.). Data USA. Retrieved from https://datausa.io/profile/geo/gurnee-il/#
  3. QuickFacts: Gurnee village, Illinois. (n.d.). United States Census Bureau. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/gurneevillageillinois/PST045217