Des Plaines Homes for Sale

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Des Plaines, a city in Cook County, Illinois has adopted the official nickname of “City of Destiny.”  Des Plaines is a suburb of Chicago adjacent to O’Hare International Airport. The Des Plaines River runs through the city, just east of its downtown area.

According to the 2010 census, the city has a total area of 14.42 square mile,s of which 14.28 square miles is land and 0.14 square miles  is water. Des Plaines is traversed by two interstate highways – I-90 (the Northwest Tollway) and I-294 (the Tri-State Tollway). Des Plaines is named for the Des Plaines River, which flows through it. The name is French, meaning “of the plains.”

Des Plaines covers the following zip codes: 60016, 60017, 60018 and 60019.

Des Plains IL Schools

Des Plaines is served by the Des Plains School District 62

Des Plaines IL Housing

The median home value in Des Plaines is $167,400. Home appreciation is -4.27% over the last year. The median age of Des Plaines IL real estate is 46 years. Renters make up 19.56% of the  population and 5.71% of houses and apartments are unoccupied (vacancy rate).

Des Plaines IL Economy

The largest employers in the Des Plaines area include:

  • UOP 1,900
  • Holy Family Medical Center
  • Oakton Community College
  • Community Consolidated School District 62
  • Juno Lighting
  • Sysco
  • City of Des Plaines
  • Wheels
  • Hart Schaffner & Marx
  • Abbott Molecular

Estimated households by household income:

  • Income Less Than 15K – 7.49%
  • Income between 15K and 25K – 8.45%
  • Income between 25K and 35K – 9.40%
  • Income between 35K and 50K – 14.51%
  • Income between 50K and 75K – 24.72%
  • Income between 75K and 100K – 16.49%
  • Income between 100K and 150K – 13.74%
  • Income between 150K and 250K – 3.87%
  • Income between 250K and 500K – 1.22%
  • Income greater than 500K – 0.12%
Des Plaines Resources

See All Single Family Homes For Sale in Des Plaines, Illinois:
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See all Real estate in the city of Des Plaines.
(all data current as of 4/24/2015)

  1. 6 beds, 5 full baths
    Home size: 8,000 sq ft
    Lot size: 36,000 sqft
    Year built: 2003
    Parking spots: 3
    Days on market: 339
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  2. 7 beds, 5 full, 1 part baths
    Lot size: 1.35 ac
    Year built: 1969
    Parking spots: 12
    Days on market: 305
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  3. 5 beds, 5 full, 2 part baths
    Home size: 5,032 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,180 sqft
    Year built: 2007
    Parking spots: 3
    Days on market: 37
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  4. 4 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 3,990 sq ft
    Lot size: 15,312 sqft
    Year built: 2015
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 316
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  5. 6 beds, 4 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 3,798 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,548 sqft
    Year built: 2002
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 141
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  6. 4 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 3,453 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,778 sqft
    Year built: 2003
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 24
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  7. 7 beds, 5 full baths
    Home size: 4,250 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,842 sqft
    Year built: 2001
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 38
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  8. 5 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 5,200 sq ft
    Lot size: 10,981 sqft
    Year built: 1991
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 27
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  9. 5 beds, 4 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 4,300 sq ft
    Lot size: 20,000 sqft
    Year built: 1998
    Parking spots: 6
    Days on market: 22
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  10. 5 beds, 4 full, 1 part baths
    Lot size: 11,256 sqft
    Year built: 2004
    Parking spots: 3
    Days on market: 92
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  11. 5 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 3,500 sq ft
    Lot size: 10,080 sqft
    Year built: 2006
    Parking spots: 3
    Days on market: 87
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  12. 4 beds, 4 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 5,364 sq ft
    Lot size: 30,492 sqft
    Year built: 1960
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 203
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  13. 5 beds, 4 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 5,000 sq ft
    Lot size: 10,010 sqft
    Year built: 2007
    Parking spots: 3
    Days on market: 71
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  14. 5 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 4,375 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,230 sqft
    Year built: 1992
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 10
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  15. 5 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 3,734 sq ft
    Lot size: 10,001 sqft
    Year built: 1973
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 47
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  16. 4 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Lot size: 6,237 sqft
    Year built: 2001
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 110
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  17. 4 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 2,980 sq ft
    Lot size: 10,360 sqft
    Year built: 1999
    Parking spots: 3
    Days on market: 54
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  18. 4 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 3,000 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,000 sqft
    Year built: 2015
    Parking spots: 3
    Days on market: 206
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  19. 5 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 2,745 sq ft
    Lot size: 11,520 sqft
    Year built: 1968
    Parking spots: 4
    Days on market: 46
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  20. 4 beds, 2 full baths
    Home size: 2,354 sq ft
    Year built: 1922
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 215
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  21. 4 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 3,300 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,550 sqft
    Year built: 1931
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 264
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  22. 4 beds, 4 full baths
    Home size: 3,106 sq ft
    Lot size: 9,709 sqft
    Year built: 1856
    Parking spots: 3
    Days on market: 163
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  23. 6 beds, 5 full baths
    Home size: 3,000 sq ft
    Lot size: 15,246 sqft
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 8
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  24. 4 beds, 3 full baths
    Home size: 3,599 sq ft
    Lot size: 24,829 sqft
    Year built: 1952
    Parking spots: 3
    Days on market: 57
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  25. 4 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
    Home size: 2,310 sq ft
    Lot size: 11,116 sqft
    Year built: 1978
    Parking spots: 2
    Days on market: 40
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