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, 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, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bartlett who work in office and administrative support (15.54%), sales jobs (15.20%), and management occupations (14.64%).
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.
In Bartlett, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.11 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
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: 43.68% 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 $36,544, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $146,176 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 11.52% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bartlett include Italian, Polish, Irish, and English.
In addition, Bartlett has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (19.45%).
The most common language spoken in Bartlett is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.