Dunlap is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,389 people and just one neighborhood, Dunlap is the 568th largest community in Illinois. Dunlap has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Dunlap, where the median household income is $103,281.
Real Estate Prices
Dunlap real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Dunlap house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Dunlap isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Dunlap are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Dunlap is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dunlap who work in management occupations (15.59%), sales jobs (14.48%) and healthcare (11.01%).
Also of interest is that Dunlap has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Dunlap is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Dunlap 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, Dunlap has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Dunlap’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Being a small village, Dunlap does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.