Will County, Illinois 

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Population

687,727

+3.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

Median Income

$76,142

Median Home Price

$223,800

Best Places to Live in Will County, Illinois

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Will 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
 $3,545 
2608 Charlestowne Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3329 SqFt
 $455,300 
19917 Silverside Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3113 SqFt
 $303,995 
711 Winterberry Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 2472 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

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Illinois
County: Will County
Metro Area: Chicago-Naperville-Elgin
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Joliet, Du Page, 54 total
Zip Codes: 60440, 60435, 60586, 60564, 60446, 60441, 60451, 60423, 60544, 60448, 30 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Will County is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Will County jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Will County's cost of living is 2.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Will County's Cost of Living

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

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

POPULATION
Will County's population is 687,727 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 32.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Will County is $223,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Will County public schools spend $12,666 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.5 students per teacher in Will County. More Education



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ZIP CODES IN WILL COUNTY, ILLINOIS
60440, 60435, 60586, 60564, 60446, 60441, 60451, 60423, 60544, 60448, 30 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN WILL
$3,545
2608 Charlestowne Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$455,300
19917 Silverside Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$303,995
711 Winterberry Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$448,755
26632 W Red Apple Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$392,410
26100 W Milestone Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$359,525
2111 Daly Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$374,304
2109 Daly Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 4

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