Mokena, Illinois 

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Population

20,313

+11.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

Median Income

$100,887

Median Home Price

$314,800

Best Places to Live in Mokena, Illinois

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

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.


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City: Mokena
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 Mokena is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Mokena jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Mokena's cost of living is 9.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Mokena's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Will county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Mokena's population is 20,313 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 11.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 35.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Mokena is $314,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Mokena public schools spend $10,982 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.1 students per teacher in Mokena. More Education



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It's a good time to buy in Mokena. Home Appreciation is up 3.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Mokena Real Estate

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Reviews for Mokena   1 Reviews
What Mokena IL has to offer a young family. - 1/18/2011
Mokena has a great school disrict if you are looking to raise your children here. Housing is medium priced, $200,000. to $350,000, but can go as high as a million. 30... Read More

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