Libertyville is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 20,359 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Libertyville is the 121st largest community in Illinois.
Libertyville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Illinois, but Libertyville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Libertyville is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 92.85% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Libertyville is a village of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Libertyville who work in management occupations (19.79%), sales jobs (13.92%), and business and financial occupations (9.47%).
Also of interest is that Libertyville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Libertyville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Libertyville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Libertyville use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Libertyville‘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.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Libertyville. 70.08% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Libertyville in 2010 was $64,831, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $259,324 for a family of four.
Libertyville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Libertyville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Libertyville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Libertyville include German, Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Libertyville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.