Will County, IL

Current Temperature ° Population 682,518

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 9.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 57%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 33.4%

Registered Offenders

58.41% Lower than national avg.
  • 460 offenders in Will County
  • 6.74 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $219,000
  • Median Sales Price: $188,500
  • Foreclosures: 1,180
  • Homes For Sale: 2,870
  • Homes For Rent: 53

Environmental Hazards

1,372 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 6
  • Registered Polluters: 86
  • Superfunds: 55
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,225

Unemployment

Moderate 4.9%
  • Illinois unemployment average: 4.9%
  • National unemployment average: 4.4%

Schools view all

156 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 156 K-12 public schools in Will County, IL and 46 private schools. Homefacts rates Will County's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

460 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$219,000 compared to July 2016
Median Sales Price
$188,500 compared to July 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    6.7%
  • Rented
    19%
  • Owned
    74.2%

2,870 Homes For Sale View All

$255,000
5102 Turnberry Court
Plainfield, IL 60585
5 Beds | 3 Baths
$369,000
19658 Stonehenge Drive
Mokena, IL 60448
3 Beds | 4 Baths
$274,990
21363 Willow Pass Lot 251
Shorewood, IL 60404
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$265,000
221 Pioneer Place
New Lenox, IL 60451
4 Beds | 2 Baths

1,180 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$NR
Arsenal
Manhattan, IL 60442
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$176,700
Faxton
Plainfield, IL 60586
-- Beds | -- Baths
$220,800
Discovery Dr
Plainfield, IL 60586
-- Beds | -- Baths
$51,000
Jay
Wilmington, IL 60481
-- 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

53 Rental Properties View All

$2,250
11364 South Preakness Drive
Plainfield, IL 60544
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,580
3907 Jaguar Court
Joliet, IL 60431
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$650
690 West Judson Street
Coal City, IL 60416
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$2,000
286 Georgetown Avenue
Romeoville, IL 60446
4 Beds | 3 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Will County, IL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $912
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,055
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,232
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,569
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,878

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Environmental Hazards

1372 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 HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Will County, IL has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Will County, IL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.15 Average
    Will County, IL is a high 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: $75,992

Unemployment

Unemployment in Will County is 4.9%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.9% and 8.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 39.68%
White Collar - 60.32%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

228 FCC Towers view all

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