Will County, IL

Current Temperature ° Population 682,518

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 9.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 58.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 32.8%

Registered Offenders

56.04% Lower than national avg.
  • 429 offenders in Will County
  • 6.29 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $189,200
  • Median Sales Price: $164,361
  • Foreclosures: 3,342
  • Homes For Sale: 3,418
  • Homes For Rent: 98

Environmental Hazards

1,290 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 15
  • Superfunds: 55
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,220

Unemployment

Very High 7.1%
  • Illinois unemployment average: 6.3%
  • National unemployment average: 5.5%

Schools view all

159 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 159 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

429 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$189,200 compared to February 2014
Median Sales Price
$164,361 compared to February 2014

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    7.2%
  • Rented
    17.3%
  • Owned
    75.5%

3,418 Homes For Sale View All

$134,900
1730 Parkside Dr
Shorewood, IL 60404
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$25,000
26319 W Cricket Ct
Channahon, IL 60410
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$10,000
11636 Roberts St Apt 2
Mokena, IL 60448
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$NR
121 Walden
Joliet, IL 60433
3 Beds | 1 Baths

3,342 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$139,950  
$243,344
Mountain Ridge Pass
Plainfield, IL 60586
-- Beds | -- Baths
$498,257
S Twin Creek Ln
Homer Glen, IL 60491
-- Beds | -- Baths
$251,005
Palmer Ranch Dr
New Lenox, IL 60451
-- Beds | -- Baths
$120,131
Sherman St
Joliet, IL 60433
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

118 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Will County, IL issued 118 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single 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

98 Rental Properties View All

$1,545
24905 Franklin Lane
Plainfield, IL 60544
2 Beds | 3 Baths
$2,100
430 South Marley Road
New Lenox, IL 60451
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,300
324 South Oneill Street
Joliet, IL 60436
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,850
240 West Francis Road
New Lenox, IL 60451
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Will County, IL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $812
  • 1 Bedroom: $922
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,093
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,393
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,624

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Environmental Hazards

1290 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 MODERATE (1253/1429)
    Will County, IL has 87.68% 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 2.41 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 very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Will County, IL has a very low risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Will County, IL has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Will County, IL has a low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Will County, IL: $72,180

Unemployment

Unemployment in Will County is 7.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 6.3% and 5.5% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 38.82%
White Collar - 61.18%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

206 FCC Towers view all

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