Highwood 75 Exceptional
Highwood Livability #220 ranked city in Illinois#7,246 ranked city in the USARanks better than 75% of areas
A+ Highwood Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Highwood Cost of Living Cost of living is 28% higher than Illinois
Highwood
12626% more expensive than the US average
Illinois
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Highwood cost of living
A+ Highwood Crime Total crime is 70% lower than Illinois
Total crime
69773% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 14473% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-7%Year over year crime is down
Highwood crime
C+ Highwood Employment Household income is 8% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$54,1892% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$32,4409% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
2%59% lower than the US average
Highwood employment
D- Highwood Housing Home value is 101% higher than Illinois
Median home value
$350,60090% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,12218% higher than the US average
Home ownership
41%35% lower than the US average
Highwood real estate or Highwood rentals
F Highwood Schools HS graduation rate is 10% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
76%8% lower than the US average
School test scores
20%60% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
12:127% lower than the US average
Highwood K-12 schools
A+ Highwood User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Highwood
Overall user rating
100% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
100% 1 total surveys
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      Highwood transportation information

      StatisticHighwoodIllinoisNational
      Average one way commute23min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work70.9%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool7.7%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit6.9%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.0%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk4.6%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home7.5%4.4%4.6%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)0 (2)10354
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)0 (4)32711

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