Illinois 

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Population

12,587,530

+0.9% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

7.1%

Median Income

$57,166

Median Home Price

$234,000

Median Age

37.7

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.4 / 5.0

summer / winter

Best Places to Live in Illinois

September, June and May are the most pleasant months in the state of Illinois, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

State: Illinois
County: Cook, DuPage, 102 total
Metro Area: Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, Peoria, 27 total
City: Chicago, Aurora, 2787 total
Zip Codes: 60629, 60618, 60632, 60639, 60623, 60647, 60617, 60804, 60625, 60608, 1384 total
Cost of Living: -6.6% lower


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Illinois, wa Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Illinois is 7.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Illinois jobs have increased by 0.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Illinois's cost of living is 6.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Illinois's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in the state of Illinois, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Illinois remained very strongly Democratic, 57.4% to 40.4%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Illinois's population is 12,587,530 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 0.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Illinois is Real Estate: $234,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.7%.

SCHOOLS
Illinois public schools spend $14,281 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Illinois. More Education



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Housing Market in Illinois

It's a good time to buy in Illinois. Home Appreciation is up 11.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Illinois is $234,000.
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Reviews for Illinois   77 Reviews
Miserable - 11/4/2021
Dont move to Illinois, I moved here over 11 years ago, I was shocked to find out how rude and whiny people are that live here, the mid west was suppose to be such a good... Read More

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Just to set the record straight - 9/28/2021
I just want to say being a resident in Illinois for over 50 years, if you are a fairly hard working person of average intelligence, Illinois is probably one of the best... Read More

Taxes and fees are killing me - 7/5/2021
I have lived in illinois my whole life (31years) and the ever increasing taxes and fees are killing me. Rent keeps on going up because of all the tax increases every... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN ILLINOIS
60629, 60618, 60632, 60639, 60623, 60647, 60617, 60804, 60625, 60608, 1384 total

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