Real Estate Market Update for Plainfield, IL
Welcome to March's Market Update. Lets take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of February. The number of active listings was down 7% from one year earlier, and down 4% from the previous month. This smaller inventory means that buyers who waited to buy may have had a smaller selection to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 320-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 4%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 240-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 5% year-over-year, and increased 27% month-over-month. These figures may indicate that buyers have been taking advantage of opportunities in this market. 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 Plainfield, IL
Area Information for Plainfield, IL
  • Population: 41,968
  • Median Age: 35.38 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 33 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 0%
  • Population Density: 1,668/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 185.21%
  • Closest Airport: Chicago O'hare International
  • Closest College: Lewis University
  • Closest Jr. College: Waubonsee Cmnty College-copley Campus
  • Median Household Income: $113,854
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $310,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Kane County Cougars (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 53.48%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Plainfield, IL
Median Age: 35.38 Married: 48% Number of Households: 12,586 Households with Children: 6,581
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 Plainfield, IL

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Central Elementary School 0.3 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Plainfield Academy 0.3 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Montessori Of Plainfield Inc 0.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Indian Trail Middle School 0.5 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Plainfield High School- Central Campus 0.7 mi Public 9-12 4 0
      Lighthouse Academy 0.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Richard Ira Jones Middle School 1.0 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      St Mary Immaculate Parish School 1.0 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Bonnie Mcbeth Learning Ctr 1.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Lincoln Elementary School 1.4 mi Public K-5 4 0
      The Goddard School 2.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Walkers Grove Elementary School 2.0 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Eagle Pointe Elementary School 2.3 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Kla Schools Of Plainfield 2.5 mi Private - 0 0
      Elite Childrens Academy 2.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Lakewood Falls Elementary School 3.0 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Creative World School 3.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Creekside Elementary School 3.0 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Heritage Grove Middle School 3.1 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Plainfield South High School 3.2 mi Public 9-12 4 0
      River View Elementary School 3.5 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Timber Ridge Middle School 3.5 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Wesmere Elementary School 3.7 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Elizabeth Eichelberger Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Plainfield North High School 3.8 mi Public 9-12 4 0
      Meadow View Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-5 3 0
      John F Kennedy Middle School 3.9 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Plainfield East High School 4.0 mi Public 9-12 4 0
      Drauden Point Middle School 4.1 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      Grande Park Elementary School 4.1 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Freedom Elementary School 4.1 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Murphy Junior High School 4.1 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Ridge Elementary School 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Garden Gate Montessori School 4.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Troy Middle School 4.3 mi Public 7-8 4 0
      Orenic Intermediate School 4.5 mi Public 5-6 0 0
      Charles Reed Elementary School 4.7 mi Public K-5 3 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.
      Local Weather for Plainfield, IL
        Data powered by Attom Data Solutions. Copyright© 2020. Information 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.