South Barrington is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 4,822 people and two constituent neighborhoods, South Barrington is the 346th largest community in Illinois.
South Barrington home prices are not only among the most expensive in Illinois, but South Barrington real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
South Barrington is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 92.13% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, South Barrington is a village of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in South Barrington who work in management occupations (20.52%), healthcare (17.56%) and office and administrative support (13.08%).
Also of interest is that South Barrington has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, South Barrington is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making South Barrington a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, South Barrington has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, South Barrington’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in South Barrington is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In South Barrington, the average commute to work is 30.35 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to South Barrington, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. South Barrington is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 75.97% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in South Barrington in 2010 was $75,181, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $300,724 for a family of four.
South Barrington is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call South Barrington home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of South Barrington residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in South Barrington include German, Polish, Italian, Irish, Greek and English.
South Barrington also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 25.04%.
The languages spoken by people in South Barrington are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in South Barrington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese, Other Asian languages, Polish and Greek.
|SOUTH BARRINGTON INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||1,445|
|SOUTH BARRINGTON HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||98.83%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||1.17%|
|TYPE OF SOUTH BARRINGTON HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||99.17%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||0.83%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||0.00%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||0.00%|
|SIZE OF SOUTH BARRINGTON HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||35.06%|
|AGE OF SOUTH BARRINGTON HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||21.15%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||72.56%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||2.12%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||4.17%|
|SOUTH BARRINGTON REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$647,997|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,546|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $53,000||0.00%|
|$53,001 - $105,000||0.66%|
|$105,001 - $211,000||4.67%|
|$211,001 - $316,000||1.51%|
|$316,001 - $421,000||5.07%|
|$421,001 - $527,000||5.66%|
|$527,001 - $790,000||26.47%|
|$790,001 - $1,054,000||32.26%|
|PEOPLE OF SOUTH BARRINGTON||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||2.81%|
|5 TO 17||17.71%|
|18 TO 24||8.88%|
|25 TO 34||6.47%|
|35 TO 54||29.46%|
|55 TO 64||17.39%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||17.29%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||98.74%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$170,197|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$75,181|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||3.44%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (21.47%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (13.98%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.53%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.00%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||5.52%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||3.72%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (13.00%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (67.60%)
Other Asian languages (3.94%)
Indic languages (2.07%)
Pacific Island languages (1.78%)
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