60061 Zip Code's October First-Time Homebuyer Report

60061 is a zip code that is growing faster than others in Illinois at a 10-year growth rate of 23.4%. It also has a larger than average population of 25,926 people. The 60061 zip code is made up of homes that are considered of moderate age with a median of 24 years. Heading the list of top schools in the zip code is Hawthorn Aspen Elementary School.


If you're looking to explore the community's favorite stores in 60061, then check out Hawthorn Mall, Super Target, and Barnes & Noble, Foursquare's most popular places to go shopping. Great outdoor attractions are Glacier Ice Arena and Century Park. You could also go see the popular AMC Showplace Vernon Hills 8 and AMC Hawthorn 12 if you're interested in arts and entertainment.

Price Range

The median value of homes in the 60061 zip code is $240,000, making it one of the most valuable areas in Illinois. At the same time, the average list price of available homes is presently $388,130. The 60061 zip code market was active in this week's report, as the number of home sales climbed 7.3%, pushing the total to 44 homes sold over the last 30 days.

Curious as to which homes have been getting the most attention in the 60061 zip code? These listings have stirred up interest and produced the most views:

$117K   $125K   $415K  

Typical Dwelling

A four-bedroom detached home valued around $482,514 is considered a typical dwelling in the 60061 zip code. If a buyer was looking for a similar home, they would need good credit and a $96,503 cash down payment to get a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate. The monthly payments would be $1,515 and the property tax rate is $19.95 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.

Get started right now by checking out 60061 homes for sale or reviewing 60061 real estate trends.

Data reported through 10/13/2016


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