Downers Grove, Illinois 

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Population

49,649

+3.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.0%

Median Income

$85,020

Median Home Price

$339,400

Best Places to Live in Downers Grove, Illinois

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Downers Grove, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Economic and cultural diversity
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest and preservation
Cons
-Harsh climate
-Cost of living
-Violent crime

Local Listings in Downers Grove
 $359,000 
6671 Barrett St
Bed 4 | Bath 3 |
 $490,000 
5508 Carpenter St
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 2316 SqFt
 $765,000 
4902 Wallbank Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 3102 SqFt

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

City: Downers Grove
Zip Codes: 60515
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Downers Grove is 3.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Downers Grove jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Downers Grove's cost of living is 20.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Downers Grove's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Downers Grove, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
DuPage county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Downers Grove's population is 49,649 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Downers Grove is $339,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Downers Grove public schools spend $13,444 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18 students per teacher in Downers Grove. More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN DOWNERS GROVE
$359,000
6671 Barrett St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$490,000
5508 Carpenter St
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$765,000
4902 Wallbank Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$275,000
2148 Howard Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$355,000
1160 Robey Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$384,500
1040 35th St
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$1,350,000
3654 Highland Ave
Bed 6 | Bath 7

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