Schaumburg, Illinois 

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Population

74,427

+1.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$72,745

Median Home Price

$239,800

Best Places to Live in Schaumburg, Illinois

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Schaumburg, 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
 $2,750 
202 Farmgate Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2493 SqFt
 $1,200 
1460 Fairlane Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1100 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: Schaumburg
Zip Codes: 60194 60173 60195
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Schaumburg is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Schaumburg jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Schaumburg's cost of living is 6.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Schaumburg's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Cook county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Schaumburg's population is 74,427 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Schaumburg is $239,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Schaumburg public schools spend $15,079 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.9 students per teacher in Schaumburg. More Education



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Housing Market in Schaumburg

It's a good time to buy in Schaumburg. Home Appreciation is up 3.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Schaumburg Real Estate

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Reviews for Schaumburg   10 Reviews
Schaumburg, IL General livability - 4/24/2013
Nice middle-class community. Excellent schools. Excellent variety in retail establishments. Very good park district with plentiful activities, classes, and three outdoor... Read More

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I've don't have much to say - 1/15/2013
Schaumburg, Schaumburg, it's Ok, I guess I don't have much to... Read More

Cook County Taxes are Skyrocketing - 6/9/2009
At 11% sales tax I believe that Cook County, IL. is the highest in the country. The cost of gasoline is bumped by this as well as the use of smog formulated fuel which... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SCHAUMBURG, ILLINOIS
60194 60173 60195

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$2,750
202 Farmgate Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$1,200
1460 Fairlane Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2

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