Most Expensive Homer Glen Neighborhoods
Homer Glen is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 24,364 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Homer Glen is the 99th largest community in Illinois.
Homer Glen home prices are not only among the most expensive in Illinois, but Homer Glen real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Homer Glen is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Homer Glen is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Homer Glen who work in office and administrative support (17.76%), management occupations (14.04%) and sales jobs (11.77%).
Also of interest is that Homer Glen has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Homer Glen is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Homer Glen 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, Homer Glen has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Homer Glen’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
In Homer Glen, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.99 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.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Homer Glen use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Homer Glen‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the train. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
The population of Homer Glen is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.35% of adults in Homer Glen have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Homer Glen in 2010 was $36,016, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $144,064 for a family of four.
The people who call Homer Glen home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Homer Glen residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Homer Glen include Polish, Irish, German, Italian, Lithuanian and English.
The languages spoken by people in Homer Glen 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 Homer Glen is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish, Spanish, Other Indo-European and Arabic.
|HOMER GLEN INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||8,232|
|HOMER GLEN HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||92.58%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||7.42%|
|TYPE OF HOMER GLEN HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||88.56%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||5.57%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||0.38%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||5.25%|
|SIZE OF HOMER GLEN HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||9.69%|
|AGE OF HOMER GLEN HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||20.07%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||70.83%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||7.60%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||1.51%|
|HOMER GLEN REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$342,865|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,870|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||2.45%|
|$54,001 - $109,000||1.30%|
|$109,001 - $218,000||7.04%|
|$218,001 - $327,000||36.44%|
|$327,001 - $435,000||29.94%|
|$435,001 - $544,000||11.35%|
|$544,001 - $816,000||8.91%|
|$816,001 - $1,088,000||1.95%|
|PEOPLE OF HOMER GLEN||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.20%|
|5 TO 17||18.97%|
|18 TO 24||8.26%|
|25 TO 34||8.20%|
|35 TO 54||29.90%|
|55 TO 64||16.04%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||14.43%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||94.26%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$92,547|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$36,016|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||3.00%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (12.67%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.25%)
Public Service (3.31%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.73%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.28%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.39%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||0.96%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||7.39%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Polish (25.17%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (80.30%)
Other Indo-European (2.97%)
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