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Joining the 5,304,373 others who call Cook County home puts you in good company. Here, the average household income is $84,614 (that’s a 26.08% change from 2000). Did you know that 19.10% of residents have graduated from college, and 11.91% have earned a graduate degree? You may also be interested in learning that 17.30% of the Cook County population uses public transportation to get to work.

Thinking about moving to Cook County? 88.57% of Cook County’s residents have lived there for 10 years or less.

While not immune to national housing trends, Cook County housing market has a median home value of $235,986. If you are house hunting in Cook County, be sure to check out the array of property listings at, the world’s largest by-owner website. At, you will find the full spectrum of real estate, from two-flat apartment buildings to vintage single family homes to sophisticated condominiums.