North Chicago, Illinois 

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Population

30,013

-9.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.6%

Best Places to Live in North Chicago, Illinois

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. June, August and July are the most pleasant months in North Chicago, 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

Local Listings in North Chicago
 $79,900 
1716 Lincoln St
Bed 4 | Bath 1 | 1453 SqFt
 $80,000 
1530 Elizabeth Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 728 SqFt
 $144,000 
1724 Greenfield Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1008 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.


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QUICK FACTS

City: North Chicago
Zip Codes: 60064 60088
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in North Chicago is 5.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. North Chicago jobs have increased by 2.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, North Chicago's cost of living is 18.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare North Chicago's Cost of Living

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

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

POPULATION
North Chicago's population is 30,013 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 9.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in North Chicago is $97,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
North Chicago public schools spend $17,135 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.8 students per teacher in North Chicago. More Education


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Housing Market in North Chicago

It's a good time to buy in North Chicago. Home Appreciation is up 14.7% in the last 12 months. Browse North Chicago Real Estate

The median home price in North Chicago is $97,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for North Chicago   3 Reviews
Horrid - 10/18/2018
The crime stats for North Chicago show that crime reporting is a total sham. Surrounding areas like Waukegan are actually wonderful and safe compared to North Chicago.... Read More

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My Thoughts - 6/1/2012
Well,I am Active Duty NAvy who is looking to switch to Reserve and I am looking for a place with low C.O.L. so I can focus on my job and sace money, NOrth Chicago is a... Read More

Greatest City in the World - 1/9/2008
I grew up on Lake Shore Drive. It was wonderful to just hop on the 152 bus and go to downtown Chicago where you can do almost anything...the theatres, the shopping, the... Read More


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60064 60088

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NEW LISTINGS IN NORTH CHICAGO
$79,900
1716 Lincoln St
Bed 4 | Bath 1

$80,000
1530 Elizabeth Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$144,000
1724 Greenfield Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$76,500
1823 Glenn Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$159,900
1413 Park Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$169,900
1449 Seymour Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$117,600
1132 McAlister Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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