Bartlett is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 40,931 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, Bartlett isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bartlett are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bartlett is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bartlett who work in office and administrative support (14.27%), management occupations (13.60%), and sales jobs (12.85%).
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 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, Bartlett really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Bartlett 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.
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 34.59 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.
For the size of the village, public transportation in Bartlett is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the train. For Bartlett, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
The citizens of Bartlett are among the most well-educated in the nation: 44.33% of adults in Bartlett have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Bartlett in 2010 was $37,962, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $151,848 for a family of four.
Bartlett is an extremely 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 12.34% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bartlett include German, Italian, Polish, Irish, and English.
Bartlett also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 19.30%.
The most common language spoken in Bartlett is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.