Most Expensive Crystal Lake Neighborhoods
Crystal Lake is a medium-sized city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 40,493 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Crystal Lake is the 40th largest community in Illinois.
Crystal Lake real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Crystal Lake house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Crystal Lake is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.54% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Crystal Lake is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Crystal Lake who work in office and administrative support (14.56%), sales jobs (14.44%) and management occupations (12.01%).
Also of interest is that Crystal Lake has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Crystal Lake 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 city’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, Crystal Lake’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Crystal Lake is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Crystal Lake, the average commute to work is 30.37 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The education level of Crystal Lake ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Crystal Lake, 40.40% 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 Crystal Lake in 2010 was $34,041, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $136,164 for a family of four. However, Crystal Lake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Crystal Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Crystal Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Crystal Lake also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.99% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Crystal Lake include German, Irish, Polish, Italian, English and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Crystal Lake is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|CRYSTAL LAKE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||14,491|
|CRYSTAL LAKE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||76.08%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||23.92%|
|TYPE OF CRYSTAL LAKE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||66.21%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||10.89%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||8.07%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||13.12%|
|SIZE OF CRYSTAL LAKE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||5.06%|
|AGE OF CRYSTAL LAKE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||14.00%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||60.29%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||18.98%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||6.74%|
|CRYSTAL LAKE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$227,470|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,255|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||4.04%|
|$54,001 - $109,000||4.43%|
|$109,001 - $218,000||39.86%|
|$218,001 - $327,000||32.45%|
|$327,001 - $435,000||13.79%|
|$435,001 - $544,000||3.87%|
|$544,001 - $816,000||0.37%|
|$816,001 - $1,088,000||0.48%|
|PEOPLE OF CRYSTAL LAKE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.76%|
|5 TO 17||20.26%|
|18 TO 24||7.96%|
|25 TO 34||12.50%|
|35 TO 54||30.38%|
|55 TO 64||11.34%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||11.80%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||92.27%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$80,136|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$34,041|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||5.70%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (14.33%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.35%)
Information Technology (2.98%)
Public Service (2.82%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||1.60%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.03%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.09%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.96%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.14%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||10.99%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (30.22%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (84.41%)
Get matched with a pre-screened, customer-rated real estate agent and receive up to $2,000 or more when you buy or sell.
Get the Ultimate Agent…
We screen Real Estate Professionals according to rigorous sales and service benchmarks, and we constantly survey our customers to make sure that Brokers in our elite network are meeting your highest standards. We guarantee it.†
…Plus a Cash Award
How much cash could I get?
Select an option below. You'll hear from us within 1 business hour.
Copyright © 2000-2016 Location Inc®. All the trademarks displayed on this page are the property of Location, Inc®. The NeighborhoodScout® search engine is covered under US Patents No. 7,043,501 and 7,680,859. Our nationally-comparable school ratings are covered under US Patent No. 8,376,755. Other US patent applications are currently pending.