Huntley, IL
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Living in Huntley

Huntley is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 28,008 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Huntley is the 74th largest community in Illinois. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Huntley, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Huntley, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Huntley’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Huntley does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $76,612.00.

Huntley real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Huntley house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

A relatively large number of people in Huntley telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 12.95% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Because of many things, Huntley is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Huntley 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, Huntley has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Huntley’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

One downside of living in Huntley is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Huntley, the average commute to work is 31.61 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The citizens of Huntley are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 36.72% of adults in Huntley have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Huntley in 2018 was $41,008, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $164,032 for a family of four.

Huntley is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Huntley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Huntley residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Huntley include German, Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Huntley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.