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Highwood, IL

Highwood, a small town in Illinois, has a population of slightly more than 5,000. The town's population, with an average age of just under 38, skews younger than most cities in Illinois. Homeowners tend to be in the minority in the area, and 61% of residents are renting despite an average rent of $1,232 a month, substantially higher than the state average of $1,052.

Highwood residents have an average commute of about 27 minutes. Many residents (39%) commute to work by car, while public transportation is used by just 4% of the town. Not many residents (2%) walk to work, though the number surpasses the national average.

There are three primary industries in Highwood: entertainment, education, and retail. Together, these industries account for 24% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the town's workers are in sales, as 7% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. With an average annual income of almost $79,000, Highwood workers earn about the same as the average Illinois resident. However, Highwood compares more favorably to the national average of $73,345. Compared to the national average (21%), Highwood has a relatively high concentration of residents over the age of 25 who have earned a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree (26%).

Average Rent in Highwood

Studio1 Bed2 Bed3 Bed
Jan 20$1,592$1,775$2,050
Dec 191,6501,6272,075
Nov 191,6751,5521,972
Oct 191,6471,6452,055
Sep 191,5671,9122,277
Aug 191,6301,9402,447
Jul 191,7802,1902,290
Jun 191,7472,1722,515
May 191,6971,9322,515
Apr 191,6451,9102,602
Mar 191,5001,7122,277
Feb 191,4721,6922,045
*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

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