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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
    B-
Harlem Township is located in Illinois with a population of 39,316. Harlem Township is in Winnebago County. Living in Harlem Township offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Harlem Township there are a lot of bars and parks. Many families live in Harlem Township and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Harlem Township are above average.
About Harlem Township...
Population
39,316

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$124,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$873
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    23%
  • Own
    77%
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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
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Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    38%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    13%

Working in Harlem Township

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$58,351
National
$55,322
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Harlem Township Reviews

3 reviews
Being the new guys on the block, people constantly asked "Why" did we move here? We said for work. The weather sucks. I hate the winters. Homes were overpriced when we were looking. A lot of foreclosures in this area.

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I will definitely look for a similar place to live, if not able to live in this area.
My community has always been safe.