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-Economic and cultural diversity
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-Historic interest and preservation


-Harsh climate
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-Violent crime

What Bert Has To Say About Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area

A world-class commercial, industrial and cultural city, Chicago functions as is a major national center and as the major regional center for America’s heartland. It originally emerged as a transport center for cargo headed west and agricultural products headed east by land and water. Although transportation technology has changed, the role has not. The city is the most important passenger and freight transport hub in the country with the largest number of air departures and the most rail traffic in the nation. The commercial and manufacturing economy stands out both for its size and diversity. Over 30 Fortune 500 companies in an assortment of industries have headquarters here. Factories and warehouses extend for miles from the downtown area. Chicago is also a major center for small manufacturing and business. There is probably no more diverse an economy in the country.

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Quick Facts About Glenwood

    The unemployment rate in Glenwood is 6.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Glenwood jobs have Increased by 1.39 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Glenwood's cost of living is 3.90% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Glenwood's population is 8,996 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -3.15 percent.
    Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Glenwood is $122,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -17.68%.
    Glenwood public schools spend $14,085 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Glenwood.

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It's a good time to buy in Glenwood. Home Appreciation is up 5.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Glenwood Real Estate.
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This is ridiculous! This is suppose to be "Suburban Living" I beg to differ. This is a complete and utter GHETTO! There is violence all around Glenwood. Most people... (Read More)



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Livin in the Chigoland area for 23 years i learned that is one of the greatest cities in the world. I personally don't care for the climate as winters tend to be pretty... (Read More)



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