Wheaton, Illinois 

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Population

53,577

+0.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.0%

Median Income

$84,833

Median Home Price

$336,800

Best Places to Live in Wheaton, Illinois

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Wheaton, 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 Wheaton
 $399,900 
712 Webster Ave
Bed 6 | Bath 3 | 1968 SqFt
 $2,299,999 
1001 N Washington St
Bed 6 | Bath 7 | 7409 SqFt
 $1,569,000 
1703 E Prairie Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 6 | 6072 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: Wheaton
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Wheaton is 3.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Wheaton jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wheaton's cost of living is 33.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Wheaton's Cost of Living

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

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

POPULATION
Wheaton's population is 53,577 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Wheaton is $336,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Wheaton public schools spend $13,807 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Wheaton. More Education


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Housing Market in Wheaton

It's a good time to buy in Wheaton. Home Appreciation is up 3.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Wheaton Real Estate

The median home price in Wheaton is $336,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Wheaton   12 Reviews
Safe Place to Live - 7/20/2013
Wheaton is a pretty safe place to live. There are few major crimes that occur each year. It scored an 80 out of 1000 on City Data information.... Read More

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Beautiful Place to Live, But Something is Missing - 6/28/2012
We moved here from the fast pace of a big city in another state and immediately loved the small town feel to Wheaton. It is a very nice place to live, and there is a lot... Read More

property taxes - 7/16/2009
Housing is expensive but real estate taxes are even higher. I can no longer afford to live... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN WHEATON
$399,900
712 Webster Ave
Bed 6 | Bath 3

$2,299,999
1001 N Washington St
Bed 6 | Bath 7

$1,569,000
1703 E Prairie Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 6

$549,000
1107 N Main St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$439,000
316 S Hale St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$389,000
550 N Blanchard St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$224,000
311 S Pierce Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

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