Joining the 2,887,897 others who call Chicago home
puts you in good company. Here, the average household income is $73,175 (that’s a
25.78% change from 2000). Did you know that 17.68% of
residents have graduated from college, and 11.39% have earned a graduate degree?
You may also be interested in learning that 26.00% of the Chicago population uses public transportation to get to work.
Thinking about moving to Chicago? 89.26% of Chicago’s residents have lived there for 10 years or less.
While not immune to national housing trends, Chicago housing market has a median home value of
$229,046. If you are house hunting in Chicago, be sure to check out the array of
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