Real Estate Market Update for 60068 (Park Ridge, IL)

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Welcome to August's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of August. The number of active listings was up 19% from one year earlier, and up 1% from the previous month. This continued upward trend reflected a healthy inventory for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just over 470-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 38%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was 380-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 7% year-over-year, and decreased 23% 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.
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Map Information for 60068 (Park Ridge, IL)
Area Information for 60068 (Park Ridge, IL)
  • Population: 37,246
  • Median Age: 43.8 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 24.21 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 5
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 5,250/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -.83%
  • Closest Airport: Chicago O'hare International
  • Closest College: Seabury-western Theological Seminary
  • Closest Jr. College: Oakton Community College
  • Median Household Income: $88,705
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 11.47%
  • Median Years in Residence: 5.92 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $315,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Cubs
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 21%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 60068 (Park Ridge, IL)
Median Age: 43.8 Married: 42% Number of Households: 14,182 Households with Children: 4,855
    • 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 60068 (Park Ridge, IL)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Lincoln Middle School 0.3 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      George B Carpenter Elementary School 0.4 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      George Washington Elementary School 0.5 mi Public K-5 4 4
      St Andrews Lutheran School 0.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Montes Academy Of Illi 0.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      St Paul Of The Cross School 0.9 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Jeanine Schultz Memorial School 1.0 mi Private K-4 0 0
      Arthur E Welby Hall 1.0 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School 1.0 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Eugene Field Elementary School 1.1 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Alternative Resource Center arc 1.2 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Maine South High School 1.2 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Mary Seat Of Wisdom School 1.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Franklin Elementary School 1.5 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Messiah Lutheran Child Care 1.7 mi Private K-K 0 0
      Maine East High School 2.0 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      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: and Onboard Informatics © 2015
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 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.