Prospect Heights 80 Exceptional
Prospect Heights Livability #93 ranked city in Illinois#3,656 ranked city in the USARanks better than 87% of areas
A+ Prospect Heights Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Prospect Heights Cost of Living Cost of living is 17% higher than Illinois
Prospect Heights
11515% more expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Prospect Heights cost of living
A+ Prospect Heights Crime Total crime is 72% lower than Illinois
Total crime
66274% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 15274% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-13%Year over year crime is down
Prospect Heights crime
C+ Prospect Heights Employment Household income is 7% higher than Illinois
Median household income
$63,15014% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$33,88914% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%45% lower than the US average
Prospect Heights employment
C- Prospect Heights Housing Home value is 52% higher than Illinois
Median home value
$265,10044% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9854% higher than the US average
Home ownership
67%5% higher than the US average
Prospect Heights real estate or Prospect Heights rentals
D+ Prospect Heights Schools HS graduation rate is 2% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
83%equal to the US average
School test scores
47%5% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
14:111% lower than the US average
Prospect Heights K-12 schools
A- Prospect Heights User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in Prospect Heights
Overall user rating
78% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
76% 2 total surveys
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      Prospect Heights transportation information

      StatisticProspect HeightsIllinoisNational
      Average one way commute24min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work75.5%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool15.9%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit2.7%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.4%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.0%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home4.4%4.4%4.6%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)0 (2)10354
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)0 (5)32711

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