Real Estate Market Update for 60005 (Arlington Heights, IL)
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Welcome to October's Market Update,. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of October. The number of active listings was up 14% from one year earlier, and down 8% from the previous month. Even so, buyers still enjoyed a greater selection of homes today than they did one year ago. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just over 340-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 55%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 220-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 14% year-over-year, and decreased 3% month-over-month. Fewer sales could indicate an opportunity for buyers to negotiate better terms. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
Map Information for 60005 (Arlington Heights, IL)
Area Information for 60005 (Arlington Heights, IL)
  • Population: 29,621
  • Median Age: 40.3 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 23.01 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 4,518/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: .58%
  • Closest Airport: Chicago O'hare International
  • Closest College: Keller Graduate School Of Management
  • Closest Jr. College: Wm Rainey Harper College
  • Median Household Income: $68,807
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 16.68%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.57 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $191,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Cubs
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 19%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 60005 (Arlington Heights, IL)
Median Age: 40.3 Married: 39% Number of Households: 12,769 Households with Children: 3,788
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for 60005 (Arlington Heights, IL)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Our Lady Of The Wayside School 0.6 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Westgate Elementary School 0.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 5
      South Middle School 0.7 mi Public 6-8 4-5 4
      Juliette Low Elementary School 0.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 4
      Dryden Elementary School 1.0 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Arlington Montessori School 1.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Forest View Alternative School 1.6 mi Public 9-12 0 1
      Nw Suburban Etc Regional Pgms 1.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Newcomer Center 1.6 mi Public 9-11 0 0
      N W Suburban Academy 1.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Vanguard School 1.6 mi Public 10-12 0 5
      Metropolitan Preparatory Schools 3.9 mi Private K-12 0 1
      Laureate Day School 3.9 mi Private 2-8 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.