Most Expensive Niles Neighborhoods
Niles is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 30,000 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Niles is the 68th largest community in Illinois.
Niles real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Niles house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages, Niles isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Niles are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Niles is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Niles who work in office and administrative support (14.79%), sales jobs (9.41%) and healthcare (8.72%).
One downside of living in Niles is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Niles, the average commute to work is 30.69 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the village, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the village are by private automobile, Niles 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 bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Niles area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
The percentage of people in Niles who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.53% of adults in Niles have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Niles in 2010 was $27,030, which is upper middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $108,120 for a family of four. However, Niles contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Niles is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Niles home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Niles residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Niles also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.34% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Niles include Polish, German, Irish, Italian, Greek and Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac.
In addition, Niles has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (43.49%).
The languages spoken by people in Niles 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 Niles is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish, Spanish, Serbo-Croatian and Tagalog.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||11,398|
|NILES HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||72.47%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||27.53%|
|TYPE OF NILES HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||53.57%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||7.75%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||6.23%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||32.36%|
|SIZE OF NILES HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||1.64%|
|AGE OF NILES HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||4.72%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||23.74%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||68.25%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||3.28%|
|NILES REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$297,671|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,317|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||2.69%|
|$54,001 - $109,000||4.90%|
|$109,001 - $218,000||21.39%|
|$218,001 - $327,000||38.87%|
|$327,001 - $435,000||22.28%|
|$435,001 - $544,000||5.43%|
|$544,001 - $816,000||3.92%|
|$816,001 - $1,088,000||0.34%|
|PEOPLE OF NILES||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.89%|
|5 TO 17||12.23%|
|18 TO 24||5.53%|
|25 TO 34||12.24%|
|35 TO 54||24.67%|
|55 TO 64||14.96%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||25.48%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||84.12%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$48,666|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$27,030|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||11.39%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (16.58%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (4.16%)
Public Service (2.03%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||2.00%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.52%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||2.10%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.23%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||11.34%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Polish (20.84%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (41.81%)
Other Asian languages (1.96%)
Other Indo-European (1.76%)
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