Will County, IL

Current Temperature ° Population 682,518

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 9.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 57.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 33.1%

Registered Offenders

57.97% Lower than national avg.
  • 405 offenders in Will County
  • 5.93 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $217,000
  • Median Sales Price: $175,000
  • Foreclosures: 2,745
  • Homes For Sale: 3,245
  • Homes For Rent: 75

Environmental Hazards

1,349 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 3
  • Registered Polluters: 66
  • Superfunds: 55
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,225

Unemployment

Very High 7.0%
  • Illinois unemployment average: 6.8%
  • National unemployment average: 5.0%

Schools view all

160 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 160 K-12 public schools in Will County, IL and 48 private schools. Homefacts rates Will County's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

405 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$217,000 compared to March 2015
Median Sales Price
$175,000 compared to March 2015

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    6.6%
  • Rented
    18.3%
  • Owned
    75.1%

3,245 Homes For Sale View All

$324,900
25121 Bicentennial Court
Plainfield, IL 60544
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$239,900
1303 Riverhaven Trail
Joliet, IL 60431
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$334,000
13601 South Shannon Drive
Homer Glen, IL 60491
5 Beds | 3 Baths
$150,174
11403 197th Street
Mokena, IL 60448
4 Beds | 2 Baths

2,745 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$131,000  
$244,500
N Mitchell St
Braidwood, IL 60408
-- Beds | -- Baths
$50,000
S Francis St
Braidwood, IL 60408
-- Beds | -- Baths
$212,600
S Reed St
Joliet, IL 60436
-- Beds | -- Baths
$266,000
S Decathalon Ln
Plainfield, IL 60585
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

1,185 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Will County, IL issued 1,185 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,185 permits, 1045 were issued for single family homes and 140 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Will County, IL issued 979 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 979 permits, 957 were issued for single family homes and 22 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

75 Rental Properties View All

$1,550
711 Zachary Drive
Romeoville, IL 60446
2 Beds | 3 Baths
$915
1316 Argo Lane
Lockport, IL 60441
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,625
4925 Courtland Circle
Plainfield, IL 60586
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,695
2111 Lolo Pass Drive
Plainfield, IL 60586
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Will County, IL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $860
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,001
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,176
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,494
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,780

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Environmental Hazards

1349 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Will County, IL
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Will County, IL
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  • Superfunds
    in Will County, IL
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Will County, IL
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1444/1511)
    Will County, IL has 95.57% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Will County, IL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.46 Average
    Will County, IL is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 24.37°
  • February 28.42°
  • March 40.92°
  • April 50.55°
  • May 61.43°
  • June 71.66°
  • July 77.02°
  • August 75.08°
  • September 65.53°
  • October 54.87°
  • November 42.95°
  • December 29.73°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Will County, IL

Earthquakes
Will County, IL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Will County, IL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Will County, IL has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Will County, IL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Will County, IL: $74,828

Unemployment

Unemployment in Will County is 7.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 6.8% and 5.0% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 40.16%
White Collar - 59.84%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Bruce Rauner
  • Sen. Richard J. Durbin
  • Sen. Mark Kirk

Neighborhood Info

228 FCC Towers view all

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