Kankakee Real Estate Market Overview

Could Kankakee, 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 Kankakee. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Kankakee such as Bourb...onnais and Bradley. When you’re ready, Trulia has 213 resale and new homes in Kankakee lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$98,000

Median Sales Price

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Price Per Sqft

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$1,050

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Kankakee show a 14% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -5% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Kankakee for May 24 to Aug 23 was $98,000 based on 98 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Kankakee for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,050.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Kankakee 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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1

Count of Shooting


Best Schools in Kankakee

There are 33 schools in Kankakee.

Elementary Schools
7

Lincoln Cltrl Center-Montessori Elementary

Public, K-8

5

Mark Twain Primary School

Public, PK-3

5

Chebanse Elementary School

Public, K-4

Middle Schools
7

Lincoln Cltrl Center-Montessori Elementary

Public, K-8

6

John L Nash Middle School

Public, 5-8

4

Bradley Central Middle School

Public, 6-8

High Schools
6

Herscher High School

Public, 9-12

6

Central High School

Public, 9-12

6

Bradley-Bourbonnais C High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Kankakee 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
36%
Single residents
Home owners
62%
Home owners
Median age
36
Median age
Household income
$38,533
Median household income
College educated
18%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Kankakee 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
95% commute by car
0% commute by bike
1% commute by public transportation
1% commute by foot

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