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  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B-
Port Barrington is a suburb of Chicago with a population of 1,514. Port Barrington is in Lake County and is one of the best places to live in Illinois. Living in Port Barrington offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Port Barrington there are a lot of parks. Many young professionals live in Port Barrington and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Port Barrington are highly rated.
About Port Barrington...
Population
1,514

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$297,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,837
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    7%
  • Own
    93%
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Port Barrington Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

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
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    20%
  • 55-64 years
    18%
  • 65+ years
    7%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    33%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    20%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    13%

Working in Port Barrington

Jobs
A-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$133,056
National
$55,322
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Port Barrington Reviews

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This area is a great place to raise kids. However, it lacks a feelings of community and is not conveniently placed near many important services.
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I have heard of little to know crime in this area. It has proved to be a very safe place to live.
There are a few great companies