Bartlett is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 41,149 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, 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.
Bartlett is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the 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, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.59 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the village are by private automobile, Bartlett is somewhat unusual for a village of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the train helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Bartlett area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
Bartlett is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 44.33% of adults in Bartlett have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
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.
In addition, Bartlett has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (19.30%).
The most common language spoken in Bartlett is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.