Mount Prospect, Illinois

Population 54,352

Mount Prospect is located in Cook County, IL. The population is 54,352.

There are 14 public schools in Mount Prospect with an average Homefacts rating of A-. The total crime rate for Mount Prospect is very low , and there are 7 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Mount Prospect is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Mount Prospect property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Mount Prospect include Prospect Heights, Des Plaines and Wheeling Township.

Mount Prospect Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 10.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 50.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 39.8%

Crime Rate

60.25% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 31
  • Violent Crimes: 46
  • Robbery: 13
  • Burglary: 94
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 921

Registered Offenders

93.55% Lower than national avg.
  • 7 offenders in Mount Prospect
  • 1.29 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

147 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 3
  • Superfunds: 3
  • Tanks & Spills: 141

Unemployment

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

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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14 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 14 K-12 public schools in Mount Prospect, IL and 5 private schools. Homefacts rates Mount Prospect's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.

1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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7 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 Mount Prospect, IL

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$324,500 compared to September 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    5.4%
  • Rented
    29.1%
  • Owned
    65.5%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

17 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Mount Prospect, IL issued 17 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 17 permits, 5 were issued for single family homes and 12 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Mount Prospect, IL issued 100 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 100 permits, 8 were issued for single family homes and 92 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $940
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,084
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,262
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,602
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,920

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Environmental Hazards

147 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

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

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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 Mount Prospect, IL

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Mount Prospect, IL: $69,517

Unemployment

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

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 35.59%
White Collar - 64.41%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Tammy Duckworth
  • Jan Schakowsky
  • Bob Dold

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

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1 Cemetery view all

10 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Mount Prospect, IL

2 Libraries view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Mount Prospect, IL
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