Most Expensive Naperville Neighborhoods
Naperville is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 146,128 people and 32 constituent neighborhoods, Naperville is the fifth largest community in Illinois.
Naperville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Illinois, but Naperville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Naperville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 92.66% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Naperville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Naperville who work in management occupations (16.23%), sales jobs (15.23%) and office and administrative support (10.67%).
Also of interest is that Naperville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.20% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Naperville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Naperville a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Naperville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Naperville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Naperville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Naperville, the average commute to work is 32.48 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the city, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
For the size of the city, public transportation in Naperville is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the train. For Naperville, 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 Naperville. 66.07% 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 Naperville in 2010 was $46,620, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $186,480 for a family of four.
Naperville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Naperville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Naperville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Naperville include German, Irish, Italian, Polish, English and Swedish.
In addition, Naperville has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (18.08%).
The languages spoken by people in Naperville are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Naperville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Chinese and Other Asian languages.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||49,741|
|NAPERVILLE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||74.51%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||25.49%|
|TYPE OF NAPERVILLE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||63.94%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||11.97%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||3.55%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||20.49%|
|SIZE OF NAPERVILLE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||8.17%|
|AGE OF NAPERVILLE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||14.88%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||72.33%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||9.79%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||3.00%|
|NAPERVILLE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$410,753|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,416|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||1.38%|
|$54,001 - $109,000||1.70%|
|$109,001 - $218,000||10.36%|
|$218,001 - $327,000||16.36%|
|$327,001 - $435,000||25.92%|
|$435,001 - $544,000||22.39%|
|$544,001 - $816,000||17.44%|
|$816,001 - $1,088,000||2.89%|
|PEOPLE OF NAPERVILLE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.68%|
|5 TO 17||21.69%|
|18 TO 24||8.26%|
|25 TO 34||10.29%|
|35 TO 54||31.47%|
|55 TO 64||12.58%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||10.03%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||96.74%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$109,512|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$46,620|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||4.34%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Professional, scientific, and technical services (13.87%)
Information Technology (3.36%)
Public Service (2.30%)
Real estate (2.06%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||4.52%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.12%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.07%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.98%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.72%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||6.30%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (21.32%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (77.36%)
Other Asian languages (2.92%)
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