South Elgin Real Estate Market Overview

Could South Elgin, 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 South Elgin. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near South Elgin such... as Elgin and Bartlett. When you’re ready, Trulia has 98 resale and new homes in South Elgin lined up for you, including 4 open houses, and 55 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$225,000

Median Sales Price

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$128

Price Per Sqft

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$1,745

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in South Elgin show a 15% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -3% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in South Elgin for Apr 13 to Jul 12 was $225,000 based on 98 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for South Elgin was $128, an increase of 5% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in South Elgin for Jun 13 to Jul 13 was $1,745.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around South Elgin 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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29

Counts of Traffic

24

Counts of Arrest

18

Counts of Theft


Best Schools in South Elgin

There are 15 schools in South Elgin.

Elementary Schools
10

Ferson Creek School

Public, PK-5

10

Wild Rose Elementary School

Public, K-5

9

Corron Elementary School

Public, K-5

Middle Schools
10

Haines Middle School

Public, 6-8

10

Wredling Middle School

Public, 6-8

6

Kenyon Woods Middle School

Public, 7-8

High Schools
10

St Charles North High School

Public, 9-12

9

St Charles East High School

Public, 9-12

7

South Elgin High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in South Elgin 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
24%
Single residents
Home owners
91%
Home owners
Median age
36
Median age
Household income
$82,153
Median household income
College educated
38%
College educated

Commute

Most people in South Elgin 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
97% commute by car
0% commute by bike
2% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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