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About Highland Park, Illinois

Highland Park, located 23 miles north of Chicago on the shores of Lake Michigan, offers residents convenient access to the excitement of Chicago while providing a full range of amenities close to home. Home buyers can choose from historic, stately mansions; comfortable single-family homes, and contemporary townhouses and condominiums. Highland Park’s thriving downtown is home to shops and boutiques that offer a wide range of products and services.


The parks, lakeshore, and woodlands give Highland Park residents room to relax and enjoy a full range of outdoor activities. In addition to many summer festivals, Highland Park is home to the Ravinia Festival, a venue offering year-round world-class entertainment.

Weather in Highland

The average high temperatures in Highland range from 38 in January to 89 in July

Average home income in Highland

The average household income of a Highland resident is $82,595 with an average home value of $174,068

Population of Highland

Highland has 15,319 residents.

Home ownership in Highland

The average level of home ownership in Highland is 77%.

Education breakdown of Highland

Education levels of residents of Highland include: highschool 36%, associate 9%, bachelor 16%, graduate 9%.

Households in Highland

Highland has 5,920 homes, built on average 39 years ago.