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Northfield Township
  • Suburb of Chicago, IL

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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  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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Northfield Township is a suburb of Chicago with a population of 90,398. Northfield Township is in Cook County and is one of the best places to live in Illinois. Living in Northfield Township offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Northfield Township there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Northfield Township and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Northfield Township are highly rated.

About

About Northfield Township...
Population
90,398

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$604,100
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,776
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    21%
  • Own
    79%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    5%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    25%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    35%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    34%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    17%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

Working in Northfield Township

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$130,551
National
$75,149

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