Maywood 68 Average
Maywood Livability #523 ranked city in Illinois#14,336 ranked city in the USARanks better than 51% of areas
A+ Maywood Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
C- Maywood Cost of Living Cost of living is 1% higher than Illinois
991% less expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Maywood cost of living
F Maywood Crime Total crime is 28% higher than Illinois
Total crime
2,99116% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3416% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-5%Year over year crime is down
Maywood crime
F Maywood Employment Household income is 25% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$44,12620% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$17,98240% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
11%141% higher than the US average
Maywood employment
C+ Maywood Housing Home value is 23% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$133,80028% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$9183% lower than the US average
Home ownership
59%7% lower than the US average
Maywood real estate or Maywood rentals
F Maywood Schools HS graduation rate is 10% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
76%8% lower than the US average
School test scores
10%80% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
15:16% lower than the US average
Maywood K-12 schools
A+ Maywood User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Maywood
Overall user rating
100% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
100% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
0% 0 total surveys
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      Living in Maywood, IL

      Located in the state of Illinois, Maywood is a moderately-sized city with a population of 24,029 inhabitants. In Maywood, there are 8,846 people per square mile, which is well above the national population density average. With a total of 71%, the Black or African American racial group makes up the majority of the population in Maywood. The next most represented races are 17% White and 1% Asian. Single men and women might be happy to hear that in CityName, only Maywood% of the population is married.

      Without the right tools, relocating to any new town can be very stressful and challenging. Living in Maywood, Illinois could be a great experience for anyone who puts in the time to do the research required. With useful information like amenities, cost of living, education and other key data points, finding the best places to live in Maywood and in the areas around Maywood is a much easier task.

      Using data and statistics Maywood has received a livability score of 58/100. This score is ranked in the 13th percentile when compared to all other cities. This is not a favorable rating; as this score ranks among some of the lowest in America. Living in Maywood may not be a pleasant experience. If we explore each of the categories individually, we see that Maywood ranks well for amenities (A+). There is at least one category that did not score well in Maywood. The following was graded with a less than perfect score: crime (F), weather (D), education (F) and employment (F).

      Conveniently located amenities and interesting attractions are a great way to continuously enjoy Maywood on a regular basis. Knowing that there are an abundance of amenities and things to do can ensure that you always have access to nearby grocery stores, restaurants and coffee shops.

      There are many factors that go into deciding if an area is the right fit for your lifestyle. Certain “must haves” like low crime, great schools and nearby amenities are all at the top of most people's lists. But before even considering if those options are available, most people will need to know if the real estate in Maywood is actually affordable. Median real estate prices in Maywood come in at $133,800, which is 23.5% lower than the Illinois average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Maywood, the home price to income ratio is 3, which is 0% lower than the Illinois average. For most people, purchasing a new home is the biggest investment they will make in their lifetime. Taking a look at overall real estate appreciation rates in Maywood will offer some insight into determining if your home purchase will be a solid investment for years to come. In Maywood, the year-over-year appreciation rates were 15.8%, and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 12.4%.

      Maywood transportation information

      Average one way commute29min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work72.4%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool10.3%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit6.8%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.2%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.8%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home4.1%4.4%4.6%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)0 (2)10354
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)0 (8)32711

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