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2020 Compare Cities Housing:
Lubbock, TX vs Galesburg, IL

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Highlights
- The median age of a home in Galesburg is 64.1% younger than the median age of a home in Lubbock.
- Homes are 9.9% less expensive likely to be rented in Galesburg than in Lubbock.

Housing
 Lubbock, TXGalesburg, ILUnited States
 396440
 $133,200$65,700$231,200
 3.4%1.6%6.7%
 27.3%9.0%35.6%
 33.3%6.8%27.4%
 $18.4$19.4$11.8
 46.7%50.1%56.0%
 10.3%11.1%12.2%
 43.0%38.7%31.8%
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 Avg Rent For Home Or Apartment
 Lubbock, TXGalesburg, ILUnited States
 $1,118$1,027$1,470
 $637$500$821
 $729$590$930
 $884$750$1,148
 $1,279$980$1,537
 $1,554$1,110$1,791
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 Vacant Housing
 Lubbock, TXGalesburg, ILUnited States
 4.4%1.7%2.1%
 1.0%0.0%0.5%
 0.6%0.9%1.0%
 0.3%0.2%0.5%
 0.8%0.1%4.0%
 3.1%8.3%4.2%
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 Owner-Occupied Housing Value
 Lubbock, TXGalesburg, ILUnited States
 3.8%5.1%3.5%
 4.9%10.2%3.1%
 6.8%18.3%3.9%
 9.4%23.6%5.4%
 12.3%15.5%6.3%
 24.9%15.5%14.7%
 16.5%6.8%14.6%
 11.7%2.6%18.7%
 5.1%1.0%11.0%
 2.0%0.7%6.2%
 1.4%0.2%7.0%
 0.9%0.4%2.7%
 0.2%0.0%1.5%
 0.0%0.0%0.5%
 0.1%0.0%0.7%
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 Housing Units By Year Built
 Lubbock, TXGalesburg, ILUnited States
 1.2%0.0%0.9%
 4.2%1.1%2.3%
 15.4%3.2%14.5%
 11.2%5.0%14.0%
 14.7%4.7%13.6%
 18.2%12.0%15.5%
 11.2%5.0%14.0%
 13.0%15.9%10.5%
 4.5%6.2%5.1%
 2.5%39.7%12.9%

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Reviews for Lubbock    29 Reviews
High Crime Rate and Stagnant - 8/15/2019
Lubbock is said to be a growing town, but, it is not for everybody. I've lived here for two years now, but it's time to move on to better things. The big thing is the... Read More

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Plan on Living and Working in Lubbock - 1/20/2016
Just wondering if anyone can give me some suggestions? I plan on retiring in Lubbock,Texas. I plan on renting. Where would be the best area for my family to live? What... Read More

Lubbock, Texas Not so Safe! - 6/25/2015
Sad to learn how dangerous this West Texas town has become. Completely, over taken with Down trodden people who have little. Burglaries happen hourly at a ridiculous... Read More

Reviews for Galesburg    2 Reviews
Great to Visit, Lousy to Live In - 12/18/2019
I returned home, this town, a little over 3 years ago. This is not for you if you are not 16-25 or unskilled. Unless you are one of the two, good luck landing a job of... Read More

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Galesburg - Pros/Cons - 3/16/2008
Pros: 1. Low crime rate 2. Good school system 3. Extremely low cost of living and housing 4. Affordable place to live 5. A good place to live and raise a... Read More

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ZIPS IN LUBBOCK, TEXAS
79424, 79423, 79416, 79413, 79407, 79414, 79403, 79415, 79412, 79404, 14 total
ZIPS IN GALESBURG, ILLINOIS
61401

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