Lincolnwood, IL

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Living in Lincolnwood

Lincolnwood is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 12,245 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lincolnwood is the 192nd largest community in Illinois.

Lincolnwood home prices are not only among the most expensive in Illinois, but Lincolnwood real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Lincolnwood is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 87.01% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lincolnwood is a village of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lincolnwood who work in management occupations (16.66%), sales jobs (12.95%), and healthcare (11.09%).

Also of interest is that Lincolnwood has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Lincolnwood 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, Lincolnwood’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Lincolnwood, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.97 minutes every day commuting to work.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Lincolnwood, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Lincolnwood is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 53.62% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Lincolnwood in 2018 was $44,084, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $176,336 for a family of four. However, Lincolnwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Lincolnwood is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Lincolnwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lincolnwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lincolnwood include Polish, German, Romanian, Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac, and Russian.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Lincolnwood's cultural character, accounting for 34.26% of the village’s population.

The most common language spoken in Lincolnwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Spanish.

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