Lemont, Illinois 

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Population

16,780

+9.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

Median Income

$87,410

Median Home Price

$362,800

Best Places to Live in Lemont, Illinois

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan
Pros
-Economic and cultural diversity
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest and preservation
Cons
-Harsh climate
-Cost of living
-Violent crime

Local Listings in Lemont, IL
 $349,900 
902 John St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1258 SqFt
 $349,900 
902 John St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1258 SqFt
 $365,000 
1276 Janas Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 1478 SqFt
 $389,900 
1147 Glenys Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5.0 | 2307 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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Illinois
County: Cook County
Metro Area: Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Lemont
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lemont is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Lemont jobs have decreased by 0.16%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lemont's cost of living is 38.30% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lemont's Cost of Living

VOTING
Cook county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lemont's population is 16,780 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.53%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 34 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lemont is $362,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.39%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Lemont

SCHOOLS
Lemont public schools spend $10,161 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 21.5 students per teacher in Lemont. More Education


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Housing Market in Lemont

It's a good time to buy in Lemont. Home Appreciation is up 3.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Lemont Real Estate or Find top agents in Lemont

The median home price in Lemont is $362,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Lemont   1 Reviews
Picturesque! - 10/12/2007
Pulling into Lemont off of 55 via Lemont Rd. is quite nice. My husband's aunt and her family reside in a subdivision in Lemont, and it seems quite a nice little town. ... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN LEMONT IL
$349,900
902 John St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$365,000
1276 Janas Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

$389,900
1147 Glenys Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5.0 |

$419,800
704 East St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.5 |

$300,000
20W201 S Frontage Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$419,900
601 Carriage Ridge Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 3.0 |

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