Mundelein, Illinois 

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+2.1% since 2020

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9.1 / 4.2

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Mundelein IL rests north Chicago home to numerous attractions such as Lambs Farm to explore area's culture while still having easy access nearby Lake Michigan offering tons of ways have fun like boating, fishing or swimming. National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan.
State: Illinois
County: Lake County
Metro Area: Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area
City: Mundelein
Zip Codes: 60060
Cost of Living: -3.4% lower
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

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Mundelein, Il Housing Market
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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 Mundelein is 6.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Mundelein jobs have increased by 2.4%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Mundelein's cost of living is 3.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Mundelein's Cost of Living

June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Mundelein, 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

Mundelein's population is 30,945 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 2.1%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 28.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Mundelein is Real Estate: $271,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.8%.

Mundelein public schools spend $12,689 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.6 students per teacher in Mundelein. More Education

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Housing Market in Mundelein

It's a good time to buy in Mundelein. Home Appreciation is up 13.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Mundelein is $271,700.
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Reviews for Mundelein   3 Reviews
Great place to raise a family. Great community. - 2/1/2021
I've lived in Mundelein for 25 years. We have great friends and neighbors. My kids grew up here and went to excellent schools. There are great biking/running/walking... Read More

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Think twice about moving to Mundelein - 4/1/2009
Here are the pluses - close to route 53, tollway and Libertyville, Vernon Hills and Lincolnshire all of which have a lot to offer. Housing cheaper than some of the... Read More

Anxious to Escape the Midwest - 2/19/2007
Too much concrete and cars... too expensive... overcrowded healthcare facilities... high-strung, materialistic culture... unforgiving cultural and physical... Read More

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