Lisle, IL


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Lisle is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 22,964 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Lisle is the 109th largest community in Illinois.

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

Lisle is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 85.61% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lisle is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lisle who work in sales jobs (12.93%), office and administrative support (12.02%), and management occupations (11.90%).

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

Although the majority of commuting trips in the village are by private automobile, Lisle is somewhat unusual for a village of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the train helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Lisle area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Lisle, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Lisle is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 54.10% 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 Lisle in 2010 was $42,314, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $169,256 for a family of four. However, Lisle contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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