North Chicago, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,355 housing units in North Chicago. This represents a 5.4% growth from 7,925 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,355 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in North Chicago is about 36%. North Chicago's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.2%. Average household size is 3.09 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in North Chicago were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom19.60%
Two Bedrooms32.20%
Three Bedrooms31.30%
Four Bedrooms13.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.18
Median year structure was built1961
Median Value of occupied units$100,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$99,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.04
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$592

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage9%
Home Equity Loan9.30%
Simple Mortgage56.40%
Debt Free24.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.8%