Highwood is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 5,387 people and just one neighborhood, Highwood is the 321st largest community in Illinois.
Real Estate Prices
Highwood home prices are not only among the most expensive in Illinois, but Highwood real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Highwood is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Highwood is a city of service providers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Highwood who work in food service (15.48%), maintenance occupations (10.42%) and sales jobs (8.48%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Highwood is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Despite being a small city, Highwood has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.