Bartlett is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 41,545 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Bartlett is the 39th largest community in Illinois.
Bartlett real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Bartlett house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bartlett is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bartlett is a village of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bartlett who work in office and administrative support (15.64%), management occupations (14.70%), and sales jobs (14.31%).
Also of interest is that Bartlett has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Bartlett is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Bartlett 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, Bartlett has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Bartlett’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Bartlett is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Bartlett, the average commute to work is 33.78 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the village, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Bartlett use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Bartlett‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the train. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
The education level of Bartlett ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Bartlett, 44.04% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Bartlett in 2010 was $36,900, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $147,600 for a family of four.
Bartlett is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Bartlett home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bartlett residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Bartlett also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.59% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bartlett include Italian, Polish, Irish, and English.
Bartlett also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 20.36%.
The most common language spoken in Bartlett is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.