Highwood SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8

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Highwood, Illinois Info Snack

Highwood is a city in Moraine Township, Lake County, Illinois, United States located between Chicago and Kenosha. The city is also located just south of the Fort Sheridan Forest Preserve.
Population
5,375
Unemployment
2.7%
Poverty
17.4%
Median Home
$362,400
Median Income
$55,427
Median Rent
$1,129

Rankings for Highwood in Illinois

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Map Of Highwood, IL

Population over time in Highwood

Year Population % Change
2017 5,375 -0.0%
2016 5,377 -0.3%
2015 5,391 -0.2%
2014 5,400 0.6%
2013 5,366 -0.6%
2012 5,396 -0.8%
2011 5,440 -0.2%
2010 5,452 -

Crime in Highwood Per 100k

Crime Highwood IL USA
Violent Crime 56.5 438.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 7.8 5.3
Robbery 18.8 137.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 18.8 250.4 248.9
Property Crime 847.9 2011.4 2362.0
Burglary 150.7 339.5 430.4
Larceny 659.5 1508.8 1694.0
Car Theft 37.7 163.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Highwood

White
46.8% (2,516)
African American
1.9% (102)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.4% (131)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.9% (51)
Hispanic
47.9% (2,575)
Race Highwood IL USA
White 46.8% 61.9% 61.5%
African American 1.9% 14.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.4% 5.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 47.9% 16.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Highwood, Illinois

Less than $10,000
8.3% (44,612)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (17,200)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.6% (56,975)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (65,575)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.7% (68,262)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.7% (73,637)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (68,800)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.0% (64,500)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.8% (25,800)
$200,000 or more
9.8% (52,675)
Income Highwood IL USA
Less than $10,000 8.3% 6.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 4.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.6% 9.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 8.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.7% 12.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.7% 17.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.0% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.8% 6.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 9.8% 6.9% 6.3%

Gender in Highwood

Female
48.3% (2,593)
Male
51.7% (2,781)
Gender Highwood IL USA
Female 48.3% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 51.7% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Highwood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
12.9% (695)
9-12th Grade
4.3% (233)
High School / GED
28.2% (1,518)
Some College
12.9% (691)
Associate's Degree
2.8% (148)
Bachelor's Degree
23.1% (1,241)
Master's Degree
10.7% (574)
Professional Degree
3.4% (183)
Doctorate Degree
1.6% (87)
Education Highwood IL USA
< 9th Grade 12.9% 5.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.3% 6.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 28.2% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 12.9% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 2.8% 7.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 23.1% 20.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 10.7% 9.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.4% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.6% 1.3% 1.4%

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