Hoffman Estates, IL 

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+5.4% since 2000

Unemployment Rate


Cost of Living

105.7 / 100

Median Home Price


Median Income


Comfort Index (Climate)

8.9 / 4.4

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Hoffman Estates, IL

Hoffman Estates, IL is a vibrant village in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. The village has a population of 51,000 and offers residents plenty of recreational opportunities with its many parks, trails, and open spaces. In addition to great outdoor activities, Hoffman Estates provides an array of services like shopping malls, restaurants, hospitals, and healthcare facilities. It is also home to major employers including the Sears Corporation headquarters and a large industrial park. With its friendly atmosphere and excellent educational opportunities for children and adults alike, it is easy to see why so many call Hoffman Estates home. National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan.
State: Illinois
County: Cook County
Metro Area: Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area
City: Hoffman Estates
Zip Codes: 60169 60192
Cost of Living: 5.7% higher
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level
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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.


The unemployment rate in Hoffman Estates is 5.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Hoffman Estates jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Hoffman Estates's cost of living is 5.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Hoffman Estates's Cost of Living

June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Hoffman Estates, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

In the last Presidential election, Cook county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 74.2% to 24.0%. More Voting Stats

Hoffman Estates's population is 52,153 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 0.8%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 31.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Hoffman Estates is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.7%.

Hoffman Estates public schools spend $15,079 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.9 students per teacher in Hoffman Estates. More Education

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Housing Market in Hoffman Estates

It's a good time to buy in Hoffman Estates. Home Appreciation is up 9.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Hoffman Estates is .

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Health care - 6/3/2010
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Hoffman Eswtates Illinois (Schaumburg Area) - 6/9/2008
Hoffman Estates is a good place to live. The best thing is the job market and the availability of good paying jobs. In certain areas housing is reasonably priced for... Read More

The Green Gem Of Chicago - 2/25/2008
Hoffman estates growing to greatness is it's motto and ambition. Home of Sears National Headquarters, as well as the newest indoor auditorium the Sears Center, Hoffman... Read More

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