Palatine is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States and also is a northwestern residential suburb of Chicago. It was founded in 1866 by Joel Wood, who surveyed and laid out the village. Palatine has a total area of 13.763 square miles, most of which 98.96% is land. According to the 2020 census it had a population of 67,908.
Palatine is rich for its famous people, especially in art and sports. Among famous people who lived or were born here are Perry Caravello, Taylor Hill, Christina Moore, Scott Tolzien, Chris Myers and many more.