Channahon is a village in Grundy and Will counties in the U.S. state of Illinois. The population was 12,560 at the 2010 census. Located in a rural area southwest of Joliet, Illinois, most of the village is within Channahon Township in Will County. The current village president is Missey Moorman Schumacher.
Channahon is located at 41°26′17″N 88°12′59″W / 41.438156°N 88.216520°W / 41.438156; -88.216520Coordinates: 41°26′17″N 88°12′59″W / 41.438156°N 88.216520°W / 41.438156; -88.216520.
According to the 2010 census, Channahon has a total area of 16.417 square miles (42.52 km), of which 14.99 square miles (38.82 km) (or 91.31%) is land and 1.427 square miles (3.70 km) (or 8.69%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 7,344 people, 2,279 households, and 1,989 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,019.0 people per square mile (393.3/km²). There were 2,346 housing units at an average density of 325.5 per square mile (125.6/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 97.22% White, 0.42% African American, 0.11% Native American, 0.27% Asian, none Pacific Islander, 0.95% from other races, and 1.02% from two or more races. 3.64% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 2,279 households out of which 50.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 78.6% were married couples living together, 5.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 12.7% were non-families. 10.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.22 and the average family size was 3.47.
In the village, the population was spread out with 32.8% under the age of 18, 7.2% from 18 to 24, 33.8% from 25 to 44, 20.9% from 45 to 64, and 5.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females, there were 105.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 102.7 males.
The median income for a household in the village was $94,519
Channahon Illinois neighborhoods include: Cherokee Ridge, Copper Leaf, Fairhaven, Hunters Crossing, Indian Trails north, McClintock, Ravine Woods, Ridge Rd, South Center, Tryon, W Meadowlark Dr