Warrenville 77 Exceptional
Warrenville Livability #131 ranked city in Illinois#2,630 ranked city in the USARanks better than 91% of areas

Pros and Cons of Living in Warrenville

  • Commute

    The high commute score in this area could imply easy access to public transportation, as well as shorter-than-average commute times to your workplace.

  • Employment

    With higher than average median household income, income per capita and lower unemployment rates, this area scores extremely well in the employment category.

  • Housing

    Impressive scores in the housing category characterize this area, potentially attributed to the availability of affordable housing, strong appreciation rates and high home values.

  • Ratings

    According to recent surveys and polls, locals had excellent ratings for walkability to nearby amenities, safety, access to public transit and the overall sense of community in the area.

  • Amenities

    The majority of amenities will be difficult to reach within a short walk, often requiring residents to use a vehicle or public transportation for access.

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What's it like Living in Warrenville?

Warrenville, Illinois is a moderately-sized city with a population of 13,137 residents. At 80%, the majority of the Warrenville population is White; this is followed by 7% Asian and 5% Black. On a daily basis, the typical American spends approximately 26 minutes on their one-way work commute. Reduced travel times not only contributes to increased overall happiness, but also affords more opportunities to cherish moments with family and friends. If you're living in Warrenville, your commute time will align closely with the national average, spanning a one-way duration of approximately 28 minutes.

Living in Warrenville can be a positive experience for anyone relocating to the area. Having said that, in the state of Illinois, there are many desirable places to live, so choose wisely! When searching for a new neighborhood, several factors play a vital role in determining its suitability. Safety should be a top priority, ensuring a secure environment with low crime rates. Proximity to your workplace or school helps minimize commuting time and allows for a better work-life balance. Availability of essential amenities such as parks, coffee shops, restaurants, grocery stores, and healthcare facilities contributes to convenience and well-being. Access to reliable public transportation options facilitates easy commuting and connectivity. Additionally, considering the sense of community and the overall atmosphere that resonates with your lifestyle and preferences fosters a harmonious living experience. To help you find the best places to live in and around Warrenville, AreaVibes has created a livability score using key metrics like crime, health & safety, employment, housing and more.

The livability score in Warrenville is 79 out of 100 and the city is ranked in the 94th percentile of all cities across America. Compared to the United States average, Warrenville ranks among some of the best places to live in the country! The cherry on top is that Warrenville also ranks in the top 10 percent of all cities. If we consider each of the categories individually, we see that Warrenville ranks well for crime (A+), employment (A+) and housing (A+). There is at least one category that did not score well in Warrenville. The following was graded with a discouraging score: amenities (F) and education (D).

For home buyers, real estate will be the largest purchase they will ever make and it will also be their most valuable asset. For renters, the monthly rent paid on their Warrenville apartments will most likely be their largest expense. Based on tangible metrics like home and rental affordability and appreciation rates, housing in this area has received a score that is well above the average of every other US city. A thriving real estate market can also generate strong local economic activity and job creation.

Being close to public transit, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Warrenville. Before you determine if any of these amenities are available in the area, you will also want to know if the real estate prices in Warrenville are affordable. The median home price for Warrenville homes is $224,500, which is 28.4% higher than the Illinois average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Warrenville, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 2.6, which is 13.3% lower than the Illinois average.

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      Warrenville transportation information

      Statistic Warrenville Illinois National
      Average one way commute28min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work75.8%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool8.7%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit3.7%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.1%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.6%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home9.7%4.4%4.6%
      Source: The Warrenville, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).