Mundelein, IL

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Living in Mundelein

Mundelein is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 31,234 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Mundelein is the 63rd largest community in Illinois.

Mundelein real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Mundelein house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some villages, Mundelein isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mundelein are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mundelein is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mundelein who work in sales jobs (11.77%), office and administrative support (11.18%), and management occupations (11.08%).

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

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

One downside of living in Mundelein, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.27 minutes every day commuting to work.

Mundelein is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 44.48% of adults in Mundelein have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.

The per capita income in Mundelein in 2010 was $38,020, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $152,080 for a family of four. However, Mundelein contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Mundelein is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Mundelein home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mundelein residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Mundelein also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 31.60% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Mundelein include German, Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Mundelein's cultural character, accounting for 30.18% of the village’s population.

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