Most Expensive Harwood Heights Neighborhoods
Harwood Heights is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 8,675 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Harwood Heights is the 244th largest community in Illinois.
Harwood Heights real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Harwood Heights house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages, Harwood Heights isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Harwood Heights are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Harwood Heights is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Harwood Heights who work in office and administrative support (13.28%), sales jobs (13.13%) and maintenance occupations (8.62%).
Also of interest is that Harwood Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Harwood Heights, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.60 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
In Harwood Heights, a lot of people use the subway to get to work every day though Harwood Heights is a relatively small village. Those that ride the subway are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The overall education level of Harwood Heights is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.33% of adults 25 and older in the village have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Harwood Heights in 2010 was $25,676, which is middle income relative to Illinois, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,704 for a family of four. However, Harwood Heights contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Harwood Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Harwood Heights residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Harwood Heights also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.33% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Harwood Heights include Polish, Italian, German, Irish, Serbian and English.
Harwood Heights also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 42.73%.
The languages spoken by people in Harwood Heights are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Harwood Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish, Spanish, Italian and Serbo-Croatian.
|HARWOOD HEIGHTS INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||3,628|
|HARWOOD HEIGHTS HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||59.64%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||40.36%|
|TYPE OF HARWOOD HEIGHTS HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||53.32%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||0.78%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||11.36%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||34.54%|
|SIZE OF HARWOOD HEIGHTS HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||1.14%|
|AGE OF HARWOOD HEIGHTS HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||11.90%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||14.91%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||60.61%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||12.58%|
|HARWOOD HEIGHTS REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$285,916|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,101|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||2.73%|
|$54,001 - $109,000||2.86%|
|$109,001 - $218,000||14.60%|
|$218,001 - $327,000||46.98%|
|$327,001 - $435,000||22.13%|
|$435,001 - $544,000||9.84%|
|$544,001 - $816,000||0.88%|
|$816,001 - $1,088,000||0.00%|
|PEOPLE OF HARWOOD HEIGHTS||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.81%|
|5 TO 17||10.70%|
|18 TO 24||8.92%|
|25 TO 34||12.01%|
|35 TO 54||27.38%|
|55 TO 64||17.66%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||18.52%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||82.96%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$47,321|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$25,676|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||9.82%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (13.09%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (6.43%)
Public Service (4.63%)
Real estate (2.47%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.53%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||2.75%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||0.54%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||10.33%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Polish (33.41%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (39.36%)
Slavic languages (2.49%)
Other Indo-European (2.05%)
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