Hampshire, Illinois 

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Population

6,207

+13.0% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

7.1%

Median Income

$81,837

Median Home Price

$310,200

Median Age

32.8

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.0 / 4.4

summer / winter

Chicago Gifts

Best Places to Live in Hampshire, Illinois

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

Hampshire, IL Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Economic and cultural diversity
Arts and culture
Historic interest and preservation
Cons
Harsh climate
Cost of living
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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Illinois
County: Kane County
Metro Area: Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Hampshire
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Hampshire is 7.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hampshire jobs have increased by 2.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Hampshire's cost of living is 1.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Hampshire's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Kane county remained strongly Democratic, 56.1% to 41.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Hampshire's population is 6,207 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 13.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 33.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Hampshire is Real Estate: $310,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.0%.

SCHOOLS
Hampshire public schools spend $11,784 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.7 students per teacher in Hampshire. More Education



Best Places to Live in Hampshire Rankings


Housing Market in Hampshire

It's a good time to buy in Hampshire. Home Appreciation is up 13.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Hampshire is $310,200.

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Reviews for Hampshire   8 Reviews
Hampshire hunting season 2019 - 12/1/2019
Great duck hunting season I had in 2019 in Hampshire Illinois. Memories created with my family and dogs and friends!... Read More

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2 hours from Chicago. - 11/30/2019
If you work in Chicago or Chicago area the ride can be really tough. Took me 2 hours to get home from Chicago to Hampshire. I recommend the Rockford or dekalb or Huntley... Read More

Hampshire trail rider - 11/10/2019
Horse trails off Ketchum road and horse trails throughout the countryside in Hampshire. ... Read More


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