Living in Highland Park, IL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Highland Park, Illinois Info Snack

Population
29,628
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
4.5%
Median Home
$584,500
Median Income
$150,269
Median Rent
$1,754

Highland Park SnackAbility

10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
4

Highland Park, IL Crime Report

235
Total Crimes
793.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-67.95%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Highland Park
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 235 793.9 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 29 98.0 406.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 5.0
Robbery 3 10.1 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 20 67.6 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 206 695.9 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 47 158.8 271.7 340.5
Larceny 142 479.7 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 17 57.4 148.2 219.9

Highland Park, IL Cost Of Living

151
Highland Park's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Highland Park Illinois National Average
Overall 151 98 100
Services 109 98 100
Groceries 104 97 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 252 95 100
Transportation 125 112 100
Utilities 93 97 100

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Rankings for Highland Park in Illinois

Map Of Highland Park, IL

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Population over time in Highland Park

Year Population % Change
2019 29,628 -0.3%
2018 29,731 -0.2%
2017 29,796 0.1%
2016 29,780 -0.0%
2015 29,789 -0.1%
2014 29,819 -0.2%
2013 29,864 -0.2%
2012 29,909 -0.2%
2011 29,983 -0.3%
2010 30,080 -

Race / Ethnicity in Highland Park

White
85.9% (25,452)
African American
0.8% (242)
American Indian
0.1% (18)
Asian
2.9% (850)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (11)
Two Or More
2.4% (718)
Hispanic
7.9% (2,337)
Race Highland Park IL USA
White 85.9% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 0.8% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.9% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.9% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Highland Park

Female
51.0% (15,124)
Male
49.0% (14,504)
Gender Highland Park IL USA
Female 51.0% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Highland Park for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (592)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (296)
High School / GED
8.0% (2,370)
Some College
11.0% (3,259)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (1,185)
Bachelor's Degree
36.0% (10,666)
Master's Degree
20.0% (5,925)
Professional Degree
14.0% (4,147)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (1,185)
Education Highland Park IL USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 8.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 11.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 36.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 20.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 14.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Highland Park, Illinois

Less than $10,000
3.9% (115,651)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (41,304)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.5% (74,347)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.3% (126,235)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.0% (147,920)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.2% (302,553)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.1% (238,789)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.6% (431,370)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.0% (386,194)
$200,000 or more
37.1% (1,098,432)
Income Highland Park IL USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.5% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.3% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.0% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.2% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.1% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.6% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.0% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 37.1% 8.3% 7.7%

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