Des Plaines IL Real Estate Experts – Call Now 1 – 773 – 671 – 4663
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
- City of Des Plaines
- 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:
$990,000 : 9681 Elms Terrace, DES PLAINES6 beds, 5 full baths
$895,000 : 2282 Westview Drive, DES PLAINES5 beds, 5 full, 1 part baths
$849,900 : 9553 Greenwood Drive, DES PLAINES5 beds, 3 full baths
$799,000 : 308 Berkshire Lane, DES PLAINES5 beds, 5 full, 2 part baths
$798,000 : 9694 Reding Circle, Des Plaines6 beds, 6 full baths
$798,000 : 9215 N Western Avenue, DES PLAINES4 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
$795,000 : 9692 Reding Circle, DES PLAINES5 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
$690,000 : 1639 Greenleaf Avenue, DES PLAINES5 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
$649,000 : 1431 Wedgewood Avenue, DES PLAINES5 beds, 5 full baths
$648,000 : 10154 Meadow Lane, DES PLAINES6 beds, 4 full, 1 part baths
$599,900 : 618 Birchwood Avenue, DES PLAINES3 beds, 2 full baths
$599,000 : 510 Dara James Road, DES PLAINES5 beds, 4 full, 1 part baths
$599,000 : 9406 Greenwood Drive, DES PLAINES5 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
$598,000 : 980 Carlow Drive, DES PLAINES6 beds, 3 full baths
$595,800 : 602 Jarvis Avenue, DES PLAINES5 beds, 4 full, 1 part baths
$579,000 : 606 Birchwood Avenue, DES PLAINES5 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
$574,900 : 301 W Kathleen Drive, Des Plaines4 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
$569,000 : 1671 Lunt Avenue, DES PLAINES5 beds, 4 full baths
$549,888 : 9698 Reding Circle, DES PLAINES4 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
$549,000 : 801 Kylemore Drive, DES PLAINES4 beds, 4 full baths
$545,000 : 2231 Ottawa Street, DES PLAINES4 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
$539,000 : 130 Harvey Avenue, DES PLAINES5 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
$529,900 : 1312 E Prairie Avenue, DES PLAINES4 beds, 3 full baths
$529,000 : 1649 Greenleaf Avenue, DES PLAINES4 beds, 3 full, 2 part baths
$523,900 : 1507 Oxford Road, DES PLAINES4 beds, 3 full baths
See all Real estate in the city of Des Plaines.
(all data current as of 11/30/2015)
Listing information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Read full disclaimer.
Des Plaines Real Estate Experts – Call Now 1 – 773 – 671 – 4663
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