Washington Heights / Brainerd Real Estate Market Overview

Could Washington Heights / Brainerd, Chicago, 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 Washington Heights / Brainerd. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to... explore popular neighborhoods near Washington Heights / Brainerd such as West Pullman and Auburn Gresham. When you’re ready, Trulia has 142 resale and new homes in Washington Heights / Brainerd lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$141,500

Median Sales Price

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$120

Price Per Sqft

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$1,400

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Washington Heights / Brainerd show a -8% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a 2% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Washington Heights / Brainerd for May 24 to Aug 23 was $141,500 based on 32 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Washington Heights / Brainerd was $120, an increase of 9% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Washington Heights / Brainerd for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,400.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Washington Heights / Brainerd has very low crime relative to the rest of Cook County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Washington Heights / Brainerd 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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797

Counts of Assault

789

Counts of Theft

370

Counts of Vandalism


Best Schools in Washington Heights / Brainerd

There are 43 schools in Washington Heights / Brainerd.

Elementary Schools
7

Kellogg Elementary School

Public, K-8

5

Kipling Elementary School

Public, K-8

4

Garvey M Elementary School

Public, PK-8

Middle Schools
7

Kellogg Elementary School

Public, K-8

5

Kipling Elementary School

Public, K-8

4

Garvey M Elementary School

Public, PK-8

High Schools
3

Harlan Community Academy High School

Public, 7-12

2

Julian High School

Public, 9-12

1

Corliss High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Washington Heights / Brainerd 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
34%
Single residents
Home owners
72%
Home owners
Median age
45
Median age
Household income
$40,324
Median household income
College educated
26%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Washington Heights / Brainerd 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
71% commute by car
0% commute by bike
29% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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