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  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    B-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B-
Crete Township is a suburb of Chicago with a population of 23,543. Crete Township is in Will County. Living in Crete Township offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Crete Township there are a lot of parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Crete Township and residents tend to have moderate political views.
About Crete Township...
Population
23,543

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$157,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$953
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    26%
  • Own
    74%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    33%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%

Working in Crete Township

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$58,293
National
$55,322
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From my understanding there's not much crime other than small things.
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We live on an unincorporated area and we depend on the sherrifs department for safety concerns. Overall crime rate is great, I dont here of much happening in the area compared to other towns.
I really like my town. Quiet friendly and for the most part a nice mix of races.