Arlington Heights, Illinois

Population 74,976

Arlington Heights is located in Cook County, IL. The population is 74,976, making Arlington Heights the 5th largest city in Cook County.

There are 20 public schools in Arlington Heights with an average Homefacts rating of A. The total crime rate for Arlington Heights is low , and there are 28 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Arlington Heights is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Arlington Heights property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Arlington Heights include Wheeling Township, Rolling Meadows and Prospect Heights.

Arlington Heights Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 4.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 42.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 53%

Crime Rate

66.49% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 36
  • Violent Crimes: 58
  • Robbery: 19
  • Burglary: 102
  • Property Crime: 865
  • Larceny Theft: 728

Registered Offenders

81.30% Lower than national avg.
  • 28 offenders in Arlington Heights
  • 3.73 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

351 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 14
  • Superfunds: 6
  • Tanks & Spills: 331


Moderate 3.1%
  • Illinois unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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20 Public Schools view public schools

There are 20 K-12 public schools in Arlington Heights, IL and 12 private schools. Homefacts rates Arlington Heights's schools as Excellent, with an overall A rating.

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Crime view details

28 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Arlington Heights, IL

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$335,000 compared to September 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

100 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Arlington Heights, IL issued 100 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 100 permits, 96 were issued for single family homes and 4 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Arlington Heights, IL issued 55 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $978
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,127
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,313
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,667
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,996

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Environmental Hazards

351 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (1199/1352)
    Arlington Heights, IL has 88.68% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Arlington Heights, IL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.3 Average
    Arlington Heights, IL is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 23.45°
  • February 27.18°
  • March 39.12°
  • April 48.63°
  • May 59.23°
  • June 69.73°
  • July 75.42°
  • August 74.56°
  • September 64.37°
  • October 53.27°
  • November 41.47°
  • December 28.78°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Arlington Heights, IL

Arlington Heights, IL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Arlington Heights, IL has no risk of hurricanes.
Arlington Heights, IL has a very high risk of hail storms.
Arlington Heights, IL has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Arlington Heights, IL: $77,106


Unemployment in Arlington Heights is 3.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 25.43%
White Collar - 74.57%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Peter J. Roskam
  • Tammy Duckworth
  • Jan Schakowsky
  • Bob Dold

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

15 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Police Station view all

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