Key findings

  • Essex has a Livability Score of 60/100, which is considered below average
  • Essex crime rates are 100% lower than the Illinois average
  • Cost of living in Essex is 4% higher than the Illinois average
  • Essex real estate prices are 9% higher than the Illinois average
  • Rental prices in Essex are 10% higher than the Illinois average

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      Source: The Essex, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).