Sugar Grove is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 9,888 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Sugar Grove is the 237th largest community in Illinois. Much of the housing stock in Sugar Grove was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Sugar Grove economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Sugar Grove, where the median household income is $118,638.00.
Sugar Grove real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Sugar Grove house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Sugar Grove is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Sugar Grove is a village of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sugar Grove who work in management occupations (15.55%), office and administrative support (12.48%), and sales jobs (8.36%).
Because of many things, Sugar Grove is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Sugar Grove 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 village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Sugar Grove has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Sugar Grove’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
The education level of Sugar Grove ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Sugar Grove, 40.96% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Sugar Grove in 2018 was $51,351, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $205,404 for a family of four.
Sugar Grove is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Sugar Grove home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sugar Grove residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Sugar Grove include German, Italian, Irish, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Sugar Grove is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.