Skokie, Illinois 

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Population

64,773

+1.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$66,586

Median Home Price

$294,700

Best Places to Live in Skokie, Illinois

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Skokie, 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 Skokie
 $435,000 
9632 Kildare Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 |
 $359,900 
4037 Harvard Ter
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1400 SqFt
 $429,000 
8215 Laramie Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2100 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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City: Skokie
Zip Codes: 60076 60077 60203
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Skokie is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Skokie jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Skokie's cost of living is 28.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Skokie's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Skokie, 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
Skokie's population is 64,773 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Skokie is $294,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Skokie public schools spend $19,751 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.7 students per teacher in Skokie. More Education


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60076 60077 60203

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NEW LISTINGS IN SKOKIE
$435,000
9632 Kildare Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$359,900
4037 Harvard Ter
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$429,000
8215 Laramie Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$399,000
8800 Lowell Ter
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$380,000
5235 Cleveland St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$390,000
7715 N Lavergne Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$389,900
5012 Conrad St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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