Getting to Know Schaumburg: Facts and Local Guide

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The Kryder Law Group has helped residents of Schaumburg for decades. Our firm handles car, truck and motorcycle accidents for those injured in Schaumburg, Illinois. We also handle workers’ compensation claims, premises liability claims, medical malpractice and all types of personal injury claims.

Learn more about Schaumburg, Illinois in our local guide including information about:


Schaumburg, Illinois at a Glance

Where it’s located: About 31 miles from Chicago, IL

Founding Date: March 7th, 1956

Population: 72,887

County: Cook

Motto: Progress Through Thoughtful Planning

Notable People: Kurt Kittner, former NFL quarterback for the Chicago Bears and Atlanta Falcons

Schaumburg is a northwestern suburb of Chicago and part of the Golden Corridor. It is just 30 miles outside Chicago and about 11 miles west of O’Hare International Airport. It is a suburban business destination in Illinois. In the past 60 years, with vision and thoughtful planning, Schaumburg has transformed from a small farming community into a thriving economic center that is home to more business in Illinois than any other community outside of Chicago. The village’s businesses provide support to the community’s 75,000 residents, 80,000 employees and the northwest suburbs by offering professional and high-quality services and goods. The Village of Schaumburg was incorporated on March 7, 1956, but the heritage of Schaumburg dates back to the much earlier times when the first inhabitants of the area were members of the Sauk, Fox, Pottawatomie, and Kickapoo Indian tribes. Schaumburg’s earliest residents were primarily German-speaking immigrants and their days consisted of farming, community and family.


Schaumburg Local Resources

Schaumburg Police Department
Address: 1000 W. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg, Illinois 60194
Phone Number: (847) 882-3534

The Village of Schaumburg is committed to providing the very best services for all citizens and those who visit the community. The Police and Fire Departments along with Engineering and Public Works provide assistance and services to the public on a variety of levels.

Schaumburg Fire Department
Address: 1601 N. Roselle Rd., Schaumburg, IL 60195
Phone Number: (847) 923-6750

The Schaumburg Fire Department provides suppression and emergency medical services to a daytime population of 150,000. Responding from five fire stations, 120 shift personnel respond to more than 9,100 calls a year. The fire department is responsible for providing emergency response services including fire, ambulance, hazardous materials, underwater rescue and recovery, high angle, trench and confined space rescue; and education/fire prevention programs including school presentations, station tours, high rise drills, and Explorer Scout Post 333.

Schaumburg Clerks Office
Address: 1 Illinois Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
Phone Number: (847) 884-0030

Schaumburg Public Library
Address: 130 S Roselle Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60193
Phone Number: (847) 985-4000

The Schaumburg Township District Library, located in Schaumburg, Illinois, United States, is the second largest public library in Illinois. It serves the Schaumburg Township area, covering sections of Schaumburg, Hoffman Estates, Hanover Park, Roselle, and Elk Grove Village.

Schaumburg Chamber of Commerce
Address: 1501 Woodfield Rd #115n, Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone Number: (847) 413 – 1010


Local Businesses & Restaurants in Schaumburg

Below is a list of attractions, restaurants, and things to do in the surrounding area:

Bison’s Bluff Nature Playground
Address: 1111 E Schaumburg Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60194
Phone Number: (847) 985 – 2100

Part of the Spring Valley Nature Center & Heritage Farm, is designed to engage children in a natural setting with a play area that consists of natural materials (logs, boulders, sand, water, etc.) as well as manufactured features that mimic a rock bluff and cliff face, fallen logs, and flowing stream. The stated goal of Bison’s Bluff is to inspire today’s youth to remain active, develop agility, learn resilience, discover the benefits of cooperation and experimentation, solve problems, and learn to navigate the world around them confidently.

Schaumburg Boomers Station (Wintrust Field)
Address: 1999 S Springinsguth Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60193
Phone Number: (847) 461 -3965

Wintrust Field is a stadium in Schaumburg, Illinois, formerly known as Boomers Stadium and Alexian Field. It is now home to the Schaumburg Boomers of the Frontier League which began play in May 2012 and captured the first-ever professional baseball championship for Schaumburg in 2013.

Spring Valley
Spring Valley is a refuge of 135 acres of fields, forests, marshes and streams. Spring Valley also features over three miles of handicapped-accessible hiking trails, a nature center with natural history displays and information, and an 1880s living history farm. Spring Valley is open to the general public and admission is free.

Bahama Breeze
Address: 406 E Golf Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone Number: (847) 884-7060

Caribbean entrees & tropical cocktails amid beachy decor.

Seasons 52
Address: 1770 E Higgins Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone Number: (847) 517 – 5252

Rotating menu of seasonal American dishes alongside international wines in an upscale setting.

Kuma’s Corner Schaumburg
Address: 1570 E Golf Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone Number: (847) 240 – 1200

American eatery with a wraparound bar & patio for burgers piled with toppings, plus craft beer.


Local Crime and Accident Rates

The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Schaumburg is 1 in 44.


Local Education in Schaumburg

There are 2 colleges in Schaumburg and 76 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 508,484 students.

Private Colleges / Universities

  • Saint Xavier University
  • University of Chicago
  • Illinois Institute of Technology

Public Colleges / Universities

  • Chicago State University
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • North Eastern Illinois University

Community Colleges

  • Harper College
  • Prairie State College


Transportation Information

For public transportation, the Pace Bus provides public transportation with various routes.


Kryder Law Scholarships

College bound residents of Schaumburg are invited to apply for the Kryder Law Group local scholarship. The legal team and staff at The Kryder Law Group, LLC are deeply committed to serving their communities. One way they fulfill this drive for service is by offering scholarships to college-bound students. Kryder Law would like to hear from a diverse group of applicants. It does not matter if you have just been accepted to college or if you are midway through your higher education. Topics change throughout the year, as well as the criteria and application materials, therefore make sure if interested in applying to the Kryder Law Group local scholarship, check on the website for updated information.


Why Residents of Schaumburg, Illinois Have Chosen The Kryder Law Group to Handle Their Personal Injury Cases

The Kryder Law Group is a personal injury law firm servicing Schaumburg, Illinois and surrounding areas. Each personal injury lawyer at the Kryder Law Group has years of experience and has handled hundreds of accident claims. Each injury attorney has handled Schaumburg car, truck, bus and motorcycle accidents in the Schaumburg, Illinois area. In addition, the injury lawyers at the Kryder Law Group have handled Schaumburg work injuries, Schaumburg dog bite injuries, Schaumburg construction injuries, Schaumburg slip and falls, Schaumburg nursing home neglect cases and many other types of injury claims for residents of Schaumburg, Illinois and surrounding neighborhoods. You can be confident each injury lawyer at the Kryder Law Group has the experience to handle your personal injury case and maximize the value of your personal injury settlement or jury verdict.


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Cases Handled by The Kryder Law Group for Residents of Schaumburg, Illinois

  1. Schaumburg Auto Accidents
  2. Schaumburg Bus Accidents
  3. Truck accidents in Schaumburg
  4. Slip and Falls at Schaumburg stores or on property
  5. Work Injuries that occur at Schaumburg businesses
  6. Commercial vehicle accidents that might happen in Schaumburg with deliver trucks, Uber, Lyft, UPS, Fed Ex and Amazon
  7. Vicious Animal Attacks that happen in Schaumburg, Illinois
  8. Wrongful Death
  9. Medical Malpractice, Birth Injuries, Failure to diagnose that happen at Schaumburg hospitals


Questions to Consider When Hiring a Schaumburg Personal Injury Lawyer for Your Injury Claim

1. Is it worth hiring a Schaumburg personal injury attorney for my personal injury claim?

If you have a serious injury, a Schaumburg injury lawyer can help you maximize your recovery. An experienced lawyer, like those at the Kryder Law Group, know the value of your case and how to make an insurance company pay the maximum compensations for your pain and suffering. A personal injury lawyer can also help you recover lost wages and other compensation you may be entitled to.

2. How much is my Schaumburg, Illinois injury claim worth?

Every case is different, but you may be entitled to lost wages, medical bills, future medical bills, disability, loss of a normal life compensation, money for pain and suffering. The personal injury lawyers at the Kryder Law Group can evaluate your case for free. See what you get in your free Schaumburg personal injury evaluation below.

3. If I am injured in Schaumburg, Illinois, How long will it take to settle my personal injury claim?

Some cases can be resolved quickly after your medical treatment has concluded. However, in other instances cases can take longer if the injury causes permanent disability. If you live in Schaumburg, Illinois and would like to discuss your case call the Kryder Law Group for a free analysis of your case.

4. If I speak to a lawyer, what is included in My Free Personal Injury Consultation?

We offer free legal advice to people who live in Schaumburg, Illinois. We like to understand the goals and expectations of every client before we begin. That is why the Kryder Law Group provides a free personal injury consultation to every client. If you live in Schaumburg, Illinois we will provide a free legal consultation.

Here is what you will get in your free legal consultation:

  • We will evaluate the strength or weakness of your case.
  • We will identify all points of compensation you are entitled to.
  • We will evaluate the existence of available insurance.
  • We will discuss your injury and whether specialists are needed.
  • We will evaluate whether expert testimony is needed for your case.
  • We will listen to you and answer any questions you may have.

If you reside in Schaumburg, Illinois the Kryder Law Group will provide you with a free evaluation. Just call our office and tell us about your case. There is no fee, unless we win. You have nothing to lose and everything to gain.

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    Settlements & Verdicts

    $7.5 Million Recovered for a Construction Worker Injured on Site
    $3 Million Recovered for the Family of a Person Struck by a Garbage Truck
    $2.2 Million Recovered for a Salesperson Injured in an Automobile Collision
    $2 Million Recovered for a Person Struck by a Speeding Vehicle While Waiting for the CTA Bus
    $1.4 Million Recovered for a Computer Programmer Injured in a Slip and Fall
    1.25 Million for a Veteran who Sustained Severe Leg and Arm Injuries in a Motorcycle Collision.  (Policy Limits)
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