Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area, Illinois 

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ILLINOIS TOTAL CASES REPORTED

148,987

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

2,919,389

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

9,549,229

+1.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.2%

Median Income

$61,497

Median Home Price

$203,657

United States / Illinois / Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area / Counties / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area, Illinois

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin metro area, 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

 $2,100 
2050 W North Ave Apt 1
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1200 SqFt
 $48,000 
1520 S Millard Ave
Bed 0 | Bath 0 | SqFt
 $1,400 
2013 W Iowa St Apt 2R
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 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: Cook, DuPage, 9 total
Metro Area: Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: Chicago, Aurora, 480 total
Zip Codes: 60629, 60618, 60632, 60639, 60623, 60647, 60804, 60617, 60625, 60608, 329 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area's cost of living is 0.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
The Chicago metro area voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area's population is 9,549,229 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 31.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area is $203,657. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area public schools spend $14,823 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16 students per teacher in Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area. More Education


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Housing Market in Chicago-Naperville-Elgin

It's a good time to buy in Chicago-Naperville-Elgin. Home Appreciation is up 2.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Real Estate

The median home price in Chicago-Naperville-Elgin is $203,657. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Chicago-Naperville-Elgin   3 Reviews
Why would anyone live here! - 12/22/2019
So disgusting and one of the worst places in America. Most moved from location in all the United States. You can get homes in Tennessee and Wisconsin on a lake or 5... Read More

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Stay west of Route47 Illinois. Elgin-yuck! - 12/15/2019
Rude people and high prices. High crime and some of the areas are so disgusting and sickening with everything in Spanish and Hispanic gangs. Elgin and aurora and... Read More

Great place to live but at a cost - 1/14/2019
Chicago Metro has great access to jobs, food, and entertainment.Watch out for local property taxes and taxes in... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN CHICAGO-NAPERVILLE-ELGIN METRO AREA, ILLINOIS
60629, 60618, 60632, 60639, 60623, 60647, 60804, 60617, 60625, 60608, 329 total

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