Homer Glen, IL (W 143rd St / S Bell Rd)




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About Homer Glen, IL (W 143rd St / S Bell Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

W 143rd St / S Bell Rd median real estate price is $325,303, which is more expensive than 82.5% of the neighborhoods in Illinois and 74.1% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in W 143rd St / S Bell Rd is currently $1,316, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 75.4% of the neighborhoods in Illinois.

W 143rd St / S Bell Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Homer Glen, Illinois.

W 143rd St / S Bell Rd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the W 143rd St / S Bell Rd neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

Real estate vacancies in W 143rd St / S Bell Rd are 5.1%, which is lower than one will find in 75.3% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in W 143rd St / S Bell Rd 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

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the W 143rd St / S Bell Rd neighborhood has more Lithuanian and Polish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.5% of this neighborhood's residents have Lithuanian ancestry and 21.3% have Polish ancestry.

W 143rd St / S Bell Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 12.1% 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: Length of Commute

Whether walking, biking, riding, or driving, the length of one's commute is an important factor for one's quality of life. The W 143rd St / S Bell Rd neighborhood stands out for its commute length, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis. Long commutes can be brutal. They take time, money, and energy, leaving less of you for yourself and your family. The residents of the W 143rd St / S Bell Rd neighborhood unfortunately have the distinction of having, on average, a longer commute than most any neighborhood in America. 8.5% of commuters here travel more than one hour just one-way to work. That is more than two hours per day. This percentage with two-hour + round-trip commutes is higher than NeighborhoodScout found in 95.7% of all neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Real estate in the W 143rd St / S Bell Rd neighborhood is almost exclusively owner-occupied. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher rate of owner-occupied housing than is found in 95.5% of U.S. neighborhoods. If you are seeking to rent, this neighborhood may not have many options, but high rates of ownership often indicate stability in a neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: People

According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, W 143rd St / S Bell Rd is among the best neighborhoods for families in Illinois. In fact, this neighborhood is more family-friendly than 95.0% of neighborhoods in the entire state of Illinois. Its combination of top public schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes gives this area the look and feel of a "Leave It to Beaver" episode. Many other families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a strong sense of community. In addition, the high number of college-educated parents influences the academic success of the local schools. Overall, you will find all of the amenities a family needs to thrive in the W 143rd St / S Bell Rd neighborhood.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the W 143rd St / S Bell Rd neighborhood in Homer Glen are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 80.4% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 5.3% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 76.7% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the W 143rd St / S Bell Rd neighborhood, 29.5% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 27.0% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (22.4%), and 20.3% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the W 143rd St / S Bell Rd neighborhood in Homer Glen, IL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (25.7%). There are also a number of people of Italian ancestry (23.6%), and residents who report Polish roots (21.3%), and some of the residents are also of German ancestry (11.5%), along with some English ancestry residents (4.6%), among others. In addition, 15.3% 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 W 143rd St / S Bell Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 69.4% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Polish, Spanish, Italian 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 W 143rd St / S Bell Rd neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (28.2% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods. However, there is also a significant group of residents (8.5%) who commute over an hour in each direction.

Here most residents (85.9%) 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 (8.8%) and 5.2% of residents also take the train for their daily commute. 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

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Homer Glen 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84
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Homer Glen 0.101011101001110
Illinois 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 16 Condition Alerts found.

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LOCKPORT TWP HSD 205


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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
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Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Lockport Township High Sch East
1333 E 7 Th St
Lockport, IL, 60441
09-12

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HOMER CCSD 33C


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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
Goodings Grove School
12914 W 143 Rd St
Homer Glen, IL, 60491
PK-04
Homer Jr High School
15711 S Bell Rd
Homer Glen, IL, 60491
07-08
Luther J Schilling School
16025 S Cedar Rd
Homer Glen, IL, 60491
PK-04
William J Butler School
1900 S Farrell Rd
Lockport, IL, 60441
PK-04
Hadley Middle School
15731 S Bell Rd
Homer Glen, IL, 60491
05-06
William E Young School
16240 S Cedar Rd
Homer Glen, IL, 60491
PK-04

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