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Berwyn
  • Suburb of Chicago, IL

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade B
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B minus
  8. Weather
    grade C+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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Berwyn is a suburb of Chicago with a population of 54,850. Berwyn is in Cook County. Living in Berwyn offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Berwyn there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Berwyn and residents tend to be liberal.

About

About Berwyn...
Population
54,850

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$227,100
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$995
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    76.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    3.7
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    54.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    73.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    232.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    769.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    85.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    12%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    19%
    national  11%

Working in Berwyn

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$61,915
National
$64,994

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