DuPage County, Illinois 

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Population

931,826

+2.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$79,016

Median Home Price

$294,500

Best Places to Live in DuPage County, Illinois

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in DuPage County, 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 Dupage
 $450,000 
1209 Lake Shore Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 2588 SqFt
 $539,000 
201 Brighton Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 2947 SqFt
 $256,500 
201 W Naperville Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1332 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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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Illinois
County: DuPage County
Metro Area: Chicago-Naperville-Elgin
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Downers Grove township, Naperville, 39 total
Zip Codes: 60148, 60126, 60540, 60188, 60103, 60565, 60101, 60137, 60504, 60563, 36 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in DuPage County is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. DuPage County jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, DuPage County's cost of living is 14.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare DuPage County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in DuPage County, 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
DuPage County's population is 931,826 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in DuPage County is $294,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
DuPage County public schools spend $16,296 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in DuPage County. More Education


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ZIP CODES IN DUPAGE COUNTY, ILLINOIS
60148, 60126, 60540, 60188, 60103, 60565, 60101, 60137, 60504, 60563, 36 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN DUPAGE
$450,000
1209 Lake Shore Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$539,000
201 Brighton Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$256,500
201 W Naperville Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$385,000
1473 Applegate Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$415,000
1195 Birchdale Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$239,900
7320 Catalpa Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$454,000
326 S Hagans Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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