Most Expensive Vernon Hills Neighborhoods
Vernon Hills is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 25,911 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Vernon Hills is the 90th largest community in Illinois.
Vernon Hills home prices are not only among the most expensive in Illinois, but Vernon Hills real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Vernon Hills is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 89.26% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Vernon Hills is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vernon Hills who work in sales jobs (15.49%), management occupations (13.70%) and office and administrative support (12.47%).
Also of interest is that Vernon Hills has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Vernon Hills is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Vernon Hills really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Vernon Hills perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
If knowledge is power, Vernon Hills is a pretty powerful place. 57.97% of the adults in Vernon Hills have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Vernon Hills in 2010 was $42,457, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $169,828 for a family of four. However, Vernon Hills contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Vernon Hills is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Vernon Hills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vernon Hills residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Vernon Hills also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.39% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Vernon Hills include German, Russian, Polish, Irish, Italian and English.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Vernon Hills's cultural character, accounting for 29.24% of the village’s population.
The languages spoken by people in Vernon Hills 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 Vernon Hills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Russian, Korean and Chinese.
|VERNON HILLS INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||9,517|
|VERNON HILLS HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||73.98%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||26.02%|
|TYPE OF VERNON HILLS HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||41.88%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||27.10%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||5.87%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||24.98%|
|SIZE OF VERNON HILLS HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.32%|
|AGE OF VERNON HILLS HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||20.17%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||74.52%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||5.16%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.15%|
|VERNON HILLS REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$328,377|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,393|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $52,000||1.81%|
|$52,001 - $104,000||2.92%|
|$104,001 - $208,000||25.81%|
|$208,001 - $312,000||15.87%|
|$312,001 - $416,000||22.29%|
|$416,001 - $519,000||10.01%|
|$519,001 - $779,000||18.31%|
|$779,001 - $1,039,000||1.90%|
|PEOPLE OF VERNON HILLS||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.39%|
|5 TO 17||20.16%|
|18 TO 24||6.80%|
|25 TO 34||11.70%|
|35 TO 54||33.89%|
|55 TO 64||11.45%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||9.62%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||94.85%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$90,674|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$42,457|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||3.03%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Retail (14.90%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (9.24%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.83%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.02%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.92%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.61%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||12.39%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (10.68%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (59.59%)
Other Asian languages (1.65%)
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