Lombard, Illinois 

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Population

43,797

11% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.8%

Median Income

$70,415

Avg. Home Price

$252,700

Best Places to Live in Lombard, 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


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

City: Lombard
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lombard is 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lombard jobs have increased by 1.40%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lombard's cost of living is 16.00% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Lombard's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Lombard's population is 43,797 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 11.14%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lombard is $252,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.99%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Lombard public schools spend $16,663 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Lombard. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Lombard

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Reviews for Lombard   3 Reviews
Above Average in DuPage Co - 4/6/2007
Lombard is a good, solid suburban-Chicago town. Mid-west values, limited crime with sound school system. Neighboring Glen Ellyn is more affluent with matching property... Read More

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Very low crime rate. Love It! - 2/28/2007
Very low crime rate. Love... Read More

Chicago - 11/24/2006
You would not move here if you know what's good for you. Cold and... Read More


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