Most Expensive La Grange Park Neighborhoods
La Grange Park is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 13,665 people and three constituent neighborhoods, La Grange Park is the 181st largest community in Illinois.
La Grange Park home prices are not only among the most expensive in Illinois, but La Grange Park real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some villages, La Grange Park isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in La Grange Park are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, La Grange Park is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in La Grange Park who work in management occupations (15.34%), sales jobs (12.32%) and office and administrative support (11.57%).
Also of interest is that La Grange Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, La Grange Park is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making La Grange Park 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, La Grange Park has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, La Grange Park’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 La Grange Park is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In La Grange Park, the average commute to work is 30.68 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the village, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
In La Grange Park, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though La Grange Park is a relatively small village. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The education level of La Grange Park ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in La Grange Park, 48.29% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in La Grange Park in 2010 was $39,585, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $158,340 for a family of four. However, La Grange Park contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call La Grange Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of La Grange Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. La Grange Park also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.67% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in La Grange Park include Irish, German, Italian, Polish, English and Czech.
The languages spoken by people in La Grange Park 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 La Grange Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Polish and Other Indo-European.
|LA GRANGE PARK INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||5,347|
|LA GRANGE PARK HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||65.75%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||34.25%|
|TYPE OF LA GRANGE PARK HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||62.64%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||2.32%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||10.34%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||24.70%|
|SIZE OF LA GRANGE PARK HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||4.49%|
|AGE OF LA GRANGE PARK HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||4.03%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||13.26%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||67.78%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||14.93%|
|LA GRANGE PARK REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$355,029|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,194|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||1.54%|
|$54,001 - $109,000||0.79%|
|$109,001 - $218,000||11.97%|
|$218,001 - $327,000||31.45%|
|$327,001 - $435,000||25.31%|
|$435,001 - $544,000||11.04%|
|$544,001 - $816,000||13.99%|
|$816,001 - $1,088,000||2.58%|
|PEOPLE OF LA GRANGE PARK||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.08%|
|5 TO 17||18.59%|
|18 TO 24||7.71%|
|25 TO 34||9.48%|
|35 TO 54||28.94%|
|55 TO 64||12.06%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||17.13%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||96.20%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$70,399|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$39,585|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||6.94%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (13.64%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (8.02%)
Public Service (3.30%)
Real estate (2.19%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||3.80%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.48%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||0.62%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||12.67%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (24.62%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (79.73%)
Other Indo-European (2.07%)
Slavic languages (1.07%)
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