Winnetka, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,301 housing units in Winnetka. This represents a 3.9% decline from 4,477 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,301 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Winnetka is about 89.6%. Winnetka's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.4%. Average household size is 2.98 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Winnetka were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom4.70%
Two Bedrooms8.70%
Three Bedrooms22.60%
Four Bedrooms35.50%
Five Bedrooms or more27.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.11
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$756,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$1,000,001

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.91
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,281

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage7.10%
Home Equity Loan14.20%
Simple Mortgage48.80%
Debt Free29.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.7%