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Hoffman Estates
  • Town in Illinois

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

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Hoffman Estates is a town in Illinois with a population of 50,464. Hoffman Estates is in Cook County and is one of the best places to live in Illinois. Living in Hoffman Estates offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Hoffman Estates there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Hoffman Estates and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Hoffman Estates are highly rated.

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About Hoffman Estates...
Population
50,464

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$286,600
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,417
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    28%
  • Own
    72%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    70.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    48.9
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    7.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    111.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    690.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    43
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    31%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    18%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

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