Hickory Hills, IL (City Center)




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About Hickory Hills, IL (City Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the City Center of Hickory Hills is $268,644, which is more expensive than 73.8% of the neighborhoods in Illinois and 66.7% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Hickory Hills City Center is currently $1,090, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 60.1% of the neighborhoods in Illinois.

Hickory Hills City Center is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Hickory Hills, Illinois.

Real estate in the City Center of Hickory Hills, IL is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Real estate vacancies in Hickory Hills City Center are 7.0%, which is lower than one will find in 62.8% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Hickory Hills City Center is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

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 Hickory Hills, the City Center neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Hickory Hills City Center neighborhood has more Arab and Polish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 11.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Arab ancestry and 26.9% have Polish ancestry.

Hickory Hills City Center is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 14.1% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Polish at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 99.8% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

With a nice mix of college students, safety from crime, and decent walkability, the Hickory Hills City Center neighborhood rates highly as a college student friendly place to live, and one that college students and their parents may want to consider. NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that it rates more highly for a good place for college students to live than 87.1% of the neighborhoods in IL. This often also means that the area has certain amenities and services geared towards college students, from undergraduates to graduate students.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the City Center neighborhood in Hickory Hills are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 44.4% of the neighborhoods in America. With 43.0% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 85.6% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Hickory Hills City Center neighborhood, 35.1% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 26.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (21.6%), and 16.2% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the City Center neighborhood in Hickory Hills, IL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Polish (26.9%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (15.9%), and residents who report German roots (12.9%), and some of the residents are also of Arab ancestry (11.1%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (9.9%), among others. In addition, 23.6% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood 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 the Hickory Hills City Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 58.2% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Polish, Spanish and Arabic.

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 Hickory Hills City Center neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (26.1% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (82.5%) 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 (11.0%) . 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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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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City Center 0.101011101001110
Hickory Hills 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84
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City Center 0.101011101001110
Hickory Hills 0.101011101001110
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Hickory Hills 0.101011101001110
Illinois 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

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CONS HSD 230


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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
Amos Alonzo Stagg High School
8015 W 111 Th St
Palos Hills, IL, 60465
09-12
Carl Sandburg High School
13300 S La Grange Rd
Orland Park, IL, 60462
09-12
Victor J Andrew High School
9001 171 St St
Orland Hills, IL, 60487
09-12

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NORTH PALOS SD 117


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
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
Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School
7825 W 103 Rd St
Palos Hills, IL, 60465
PK-01
Glen Oaks Elem School
9045 S 88 Th Ave
Hickory Hills, IL, 60457
02-05
H H Conrady Jr High School
7950 W 97 Th St
Hickory Hills, IL, 60457
06-08
Oak Ridge Elem School
8791 W 103 Rd St
Palos Hills, IL, 60465
02-05
Dorn Primary Center
7840 W 92 Nd St
Hickory Hills, IL, 60457
PK-01

School District Enrollment By Group

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