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Homes For Sale In Northbrook Illinois

When you live in Northbrook, Illinois, you're living the good life.  In fact, the North Shore area so epitomizes the ideal of an upscale suburban lifestyle that it has been the location for dozens of films, including Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Sixteen Candles, Risky Business, Ordinary People, My Best Friend's Wedding and Cheaper by the Dozen.  This is a town of big back yards, excellent schools, and close-knit neighborhoods.

Northbrook wasn't always such an elegant locale.  In its early days, it was known not only for the quality of the local brick, but for the boisterous travelers who stopped at one of the many inns and taverns while passing between Chicago and Milwaukee.  In fact, Northbrook wasn't even its original name; the name was chosen in 1921 to give the community a fresh start on its image.

There's no image problem today. Northbrook boasts an average family income more than double that of the rest of the country.  Sixty percent of the population work as professionals or managers.  Sixty-two percent have bachelor's degrees and 28 percent have graduate or professional degrees.  Homes tend to be large, with generous lots and mature landscaping, though there are also smaller homes and condos available.

A home in Northbrook tends to keep or increase its value.  The community is very stable, with enough revenue to provide excellent services while keeping taxes relatively low.  Only 23 miles from Chicago's Loop, Northbrook offers you upscale comfort combined with easy access to the exhilaration of a large urban area.


Northbrook Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 136 homes for sale in Northbrook, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
86% Single Family, 7% Condo, 1% Rental, 1% Land/lot and 6% Other.

86% Single Family
7% Condo
6% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 123
Average Home Size 3,475 ft² / 323 m²
Price Range ($115,000 - $4,490,500)

Weather in Northbrook

The average high temperatures in Northbrook range from 30 in January to 83 in July

Average home income in Northbrook

The average household income of a Northbrook resident is $141,083 with an average home value of $546,205

Population of Northbrook

Northbrook has 41,020 residents.

Home ownership in Northbrook

The average level of home ownership in Northbrook is 83%.

Education breakdown of Northbrook

Education levels of residents of Northbrook include: highschool 12%, associate 4%, bachelor 35%, graduate 29%.

Households in Northbrook

Northbrook has 16,046 homes, built on average 47 years ago.

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You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 123 homes for sale in Northbrook. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Condo, Rental, Land/lot and Other. The average list price of these property results is 941,220. Prices are displayed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Northbrook please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 136 homes for sale in Northbrook, IL are represented by 2 member brokerages serving the Northbrook area. Member brokerages representing the 136 homes include @properties and Baird & Warner.