Libertyville, Illinois 

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-0.1% since 2020

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9.2 / 4.3

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National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Libertyville, while January and December are the least comfortable months.
State: Illinois
County: Lake County
Metro Area: Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area
City: Libertyville
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Cost of Living: 24.8% higher
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level
Libertyville, IL Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
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Historic interest and preservation
Harsh climate
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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 Libertyville is 6.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Libertyville jobs have increased by 2.4%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Libertyville's cost of living is 24.8% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Libertyville's Cost of Living

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

In the last Presidential election, Lake county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 60.8% to 36.8%. More Voting Stats

Libertyville's population is 20,155 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 0.1%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 27.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Libertyville is Real Estate: $457,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.1%.

Libertyville public schools spend $15,482 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Libertyville. More Education

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Housing Market in Libertyville

It's a good time to buy in Libertyville. Home Appreciation is up 11.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Libertyville is $457,100.
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Reviews for Libertyville   4 Reviews
Conservative town with loads of character - 5/27/2011
Very down to earth town, I love it that Libertyville is an upscale town with not so snobby people. I am very happy with raising my kids in this town. We have lived here... Read More

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Best of small and large - 12/13/2009
Small community on edge of a big... Read More

Great place to live - 9/27/2008
From the farmer's market and the restaurants to the forest preserves and schools. People are friendly and life is good here in... Read More

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