Elmhurst Real Estate Market Overview

Could Elmhurst, IL be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Elmhurst. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Elmhurst such as Lomba...rd and Villa Park. When you’re ready, Trulia has 255 resale and new homes in Elmhurst lined up for you, including 21 open houses, and 44 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$370,000

Median Sales Price

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$251

Price Per Sqft

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$2,250

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Elmhurst show a -14% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a -1% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Elmhurst for May 10 to Aug 9 was $370,000 based on 181 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Elmhurst was $251, a decrease of -7% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Elmhurst for Jul 10 to Aug 10 was $2,250.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Elmhurst can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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15

Counts of Theft

3

Counts of Assault

2

Counts of Community Policing


Best Schools in Elmhurst

There are 31 schools in Elmhurst.

Elementary Schools
10

Jackson Elementary School

Public, K-5

10

Field Elementary School

Public, K-5

10

Hawthorne Elementary School

Public, K-5

Middle Schools
10

Bryan Middle School

Public, 6-8

10

Sandburg Middle School

Public, 6-8

8

Churchville Middle School

Public, 6-8

High Schools
10

York Community High School

Public, 9-12

7

Willowbrook High School

Public, 9-12

2

Proviso West High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Elmhurst by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
23%
Single residents
Home owners
87%
Home owners
Median age
40
Median age
Household income
$93,497
Median household income
College educated
63%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Elmhurst commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
87% commute by car
0% commute by bike
10% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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