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, 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, 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.
The education level of Bartlett ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Bartlett, 44.33% 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 $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.