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Mundelein
  • Suburb of Chicago, IL

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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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Mundelein is a suburb of Chicago with a population of 31,596. Mundelein is in Lake County and is one of the best places to live in Illinois. Living in Mundelein offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Mundelein there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Mundelein and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Mundelein are highly rated.

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About Mundelein...
Population
31,596

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$241,200
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,447
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    28%
  • Own
    72%
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Mundelein Rankings

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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
    48.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    16.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    80.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    365.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    22.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    27%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    national  11%

Working in Mundelein

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$96,993
National
$69,021

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