Lisle, IL


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Living in Lisle

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 86.65% 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 management occupations (13.12%), office and administrative support (12.28%), and sales jobs (11.93%).

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.

For the size of the village, public transportation in Lisle is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the train. For Lisle, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Lisle. 56.01% 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 Lisle in 2010 was $44,073, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $176,292 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, Italian, Polish, and English.

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