Elgin, Illinois 

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Housing in Elgin, Illinois

The median home cost in Elgin is $192,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.2%. Home Appreciation in Elgin is up 4.1%.

Average Age of Homes
- The median age of Elgin real estate is 42 years old
The Rental Market in Elgin
- Renters make up 29.9% of the Elgin population
- 1.3% of houses and apartments in Elgin, are available to rent

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MEDIAN MONTHLY RENT BY NUMBER OF BEDROOMS

HOUSING BY YEAR BUILT

  HOUSINGElgin, IllinoisUnited States
  4240
  $192,900$231,200
  4.1%6.7%
  27.0%35.6%
  3.2%27.4%
  $29.76$11.78
  $5,741$2,724
  62.3%56.0%
  6.8%12.2%
  30.9%31.8%
  VACANT HOUSING
  1.3%2.1%
  0.1%0.5%
  1.6%1.0%
  0.7%0.5%
  0.3%4.0%
  2.8%4.2%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  1.5%3.5%
  2.2%3.1%
  1.4%3.9%
  2.8%5.4%
  5.0%6.3%
  23.1%14.7%
  26.6%14.6%
  24.2%18.7%
  10.0%11.0%
  2.2%6.2%
  0.5%7.0%
  0.2%2.7%
  0.1%1.5%
  0.1%0.5%
  0.1%0.7%
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    Reviews for Elgin    9 Reviews
    A nice small city with lots to offer - 3/24/2015
    When I first moved to Elgin 2 years ago I did not like it. I lived in a mobile home park near the river and highway 90 in a senior community that over prices it's lot... Read More

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    Lived in Elgin, IL since 1994 - 9/5/2013
    Hi, as a way of updating the post for Elgin and providing a rebuttal for some of the negative reviews, I've decided to post on this board. I've lived in Elgin since... Read More

    My Town... Elgin [: - 3/11/2010
    I have lived in Elgin my whole life and it is very sad to read these comments about my town.... I'm a senior at South Elgin High School and I will be graduating this... Read More


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