Crete, IL (Village Center)




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About Crete, IL (Village Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the Village Center of Crete is $85,034, which is less expensive than 81.1% of Illinois neighborhoods and 81.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Crete Village Center is currently $908, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 59.9% of Illinois neighborhoods.

Crete Village Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Crete, Illinois.

Real estate in the Village Center of Crete, IL is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) mobile homes and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Village Center neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 11.0% in Crete Village Center. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 40.7% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Crete, the Village Center neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

The Crete Village Center neighborhood stands out for having the majority of its residential real estate made up of mobile homes. In fact, 50.6% of the occupied real estate here are mobile homes, which is a greater proportion than is found in 99.2% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. If you like mobile homes, this might be a great neighborhood in which to look for real estate.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Crete Village Center neighborhood has more Hungarian and Polish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Hungarian ancestry and 15.3% have Polish ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

Divorcees may find friendship and understanding in this neighborhood, as 20.3% of its residents are divorced. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis found that this divorce rate is higher than in 97.2% of the neighborhoods in America.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Village Center neighborhood in Crete are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 62.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, 11.0% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 62.1% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Crete Village Center neighborhood, 31.9% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 24.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (24.7%), and 18.5% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Village Center neighborhood in Crete, IL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (34.5%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (19.9%), and residents who report Polish roots (15.3%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (12.3%), along with some English ancestry residents (4.8%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Crete Village Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.4% of households.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Crete Village Center neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (36.9% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (87.2%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (7.0%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Village Center 0.101011101001110
Crete 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84
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Village Center 0.101011101001110
Crete 0.101011101001110
Illinois 19.89
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Village Center 0.101011101001110
Crete 0.101011101001110
Illinois 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

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CRETE MONEE CUSD 201U


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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Monee Education Center
5154 W Main St
Monee, IL, 60449
06-12
Crete Monee Early Childhood Cntr
1500 S Sangamon St
Crete, IL, 60417
PK-PK
Balmoral Elem Sch
1124 W New Monee Rd
Crete, IL, 60417
KG-05
Crete Elementary School
435 North St
Crete, IL, 60417
KG-05
Crete Monee High School
1515 W Exchange St
Crete, IL, 60417
09-12
Crete Monee Middle School
635 Olmstead Ln
University Park, IL, 60484
07-08
Monee Elementary School
25425 S Will Center Rd
Monee, IL, 60449
KG-05
Talala Elementary School
430 Talala St
Park Forest, IL, 60466
KG-05
Coretta Scott King Magnet Sch
1009 Blackhawk Dr
University Park, IL, 60484
KG-06
Crete Monee Sixth Grade Cntr
760 W Exchange St
Crete, IL, 60417
05-06

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