Most Expensive Grayslake Neighborhoods
Grayslake is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 21,018 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Grayslake is the 119th largest community in Illinois.
Grayslake real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Grayslake house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Grayslake is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 89.56% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Grayslake is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grayslake who work in management occupations (13.75%), sales jobs (12.45%) and office and administrative support (12.37%).
Also of interest is that Grayslake has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Grayslake is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Grayslake 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, Grayslake has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Grayslake’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Grayslake, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.42 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, Grayslake 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 Grayslake area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Grayslake, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Grayslake is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 50.79% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Grayslake in 2010 was $37,465, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $149,860 for a family of four.
Grayslake is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Grayslake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grayslake residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Grayslake include German, Irish, Polish, English, Italian and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Grayslake is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||7,579|
|GRAYSLAKE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||71.68%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||28.33%|
|TYPE OF GRAYSLAKE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||57.21%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||20.47%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||4.06%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||17.82%|
|SIZE OF GRAYSLAKE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||1.72%|
|AGE OF GRAYSLAKE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||17.05%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||61.50%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||17.63%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||3.82%|
|GRAYSLAKE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$245,358|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,022|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $53,000||1.87%|
|$53,001 - $106,000||2.17%|
|$106,001 - $212,000||38.97%|
|$212,001 - $317,000||40.15%|
|$317,001 - $423,000||14.03%|
|$423,001 - $529,000||2.39%|
|$529,001 - $794,000||0.15%|
|$794,001 - $1,058,000||0.00%|
|PEOPLE OF GRAYSLAKE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.04%|
|5 TO 17||21.08%|
|18 TO 24||9.78%|
|25 TO 34||8.66%|
|35 TO 54||36.44%|
|55 TO 64||10.01%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||7.98%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||93.25%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$87,967|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$37,465|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||4.96%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (13.73%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.17%)
Public Service (2.98%)
Information Technology (2.53%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||3.21%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.64%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.41%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.45%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||9.99%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (27.59%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (84.22%)
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