South Barrington is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 4,822 people and two constituent neighborhoods, South Barrington is the 346th largest community in Illinois.
South Barrington home prices are not only among the most expensive in Illinois, but South Barrington real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
South Barrington is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 92.04% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, South Barrington is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in South Barrington who work in management occupations (21.24%), office and administrative support (16.99%) and sales jobs (14.96%).
Also of interest is that South Barrington has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.27% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
South Barrington 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, South Barrington’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in South Barrington. 76.47% 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 South Barrington in 2010 was $75,185, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $300,740 for a family of four.
South Barrington is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call South Barrington home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of South Barrington residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in South Barrington include German, Polish, Irish, Italian, English and Lithuanian.
Foreign born people are also an important part of South Barrington's cultural character, accounting for 26.21% of the village’s population.
The languages spoken by people in South Barrington 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 South Barrington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Gujarathi, Polish, Other Asian languages and Indic languages.
|SOUTH BARRINGTON INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||1,521|
|SOUTH BARRINGTON HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||99.34%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||0.66%|
|TYPE OF SOUTH BARRINGTON HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||98.84%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||1.16%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||0.00%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||0.00%|
|SIZE OF SOUTH BARRINGTON HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||36.63%|
|AGE OF SOUTH BARRINGTON HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||24.42%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||67.67%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||3.73%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||4.18%|
|SOUTH BARRINGTON REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$669,411|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,605|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||0.00%|
|$54,001 - $109,000||0.79%|
|$109,001 - $218,000||3.97%|
|$218,001 - $327,000||2.85%|
|$327,001 - $435,000||4.63%|
|$435,001 - $544,000||5.10%|
|$544,001 - $816,000||26.87%|
|$816,001 - $1,088,000||28.59%|
|PEOPLE OF SOUTH BARRINGTON||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||1.60%|
|5 TO 17||20.22%|
|18 TO 24||7.32%|
|25 TO 34||6.17%|
|35 TO 54||29.14%|
|55 TO 64||17.73%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||17.81%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||98.62%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$173,098|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$75,185|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||3.10%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (19.82%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (13.41%)
Real estate (2.61%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.98%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.00%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||5.22%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||3.10%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (16.48%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (68.50%)
Other Asian languages (3.55%)
Indic languages (3.04%)
Pacific Island languages (1.86%)
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