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Darien Real Estate Analysis

Darien is a city in DuPage County, Illinois, USA. The population was 22,086 at the 2010 census.

A suburb of Chicago, Darien was named after a town in Connecticut.

Geography

Darien is located at 41°44′44″N 87°58′52″W (41.745623, -87.981087)[2].

According to the 2010 census, the city has a total area of 6.30 square miles (16.3 km2), of which 6.18 square miles (16.0 km2) (or 98.10%) is land and 0.12 square miles (0.31 km2) (or 1.90%) is water.[3]

Darien’s City Hall used to be totally underground until 1994, when it was lifted up. Now only 75% is underground. Darien’s City Hall is surrounded on three sides by the village of Downers Grove.

Darien is bordered by the cities of Downers Grove, Westmont, Woodridge, and Willowbrook,and it has easy access to the three major thoroughfares crossing Chicago’s southwest suburbs: Interstate 55, Interstate 355, and Interstate 294.

Demographics

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 22,860 people, 8,735 households, and 6,455 families residing in the city. The population density was 3,782.7 people per square mile (1,461.3/km²). There were 8,929 housing units at an average density of 1,477.5 per square mile (570.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 90.10% White, 0.97% African American, 0.11% Native American, 9.53% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.97% from other races, and 1.29% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.64% of the population.

There were 8,735 households out of which 31.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.1% were married couples living together, 7.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.1% were non-families. 22.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.61 and the average family size was 3.09.

In the city the population was spread out with 23.1% under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 28.1% from 25 to 44, 30.0% from 45 to 64, and 12.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 96.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.1 males.

According to a 2007 estimate, the median income for a household in the city was $78,122, and the median income for a family was $95,332.[5] Males had a median income of $70,580 versus $46,352 for females. The per capita income for the city was $39,795. About 1.6% of families and 2.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.1% of those under age 18 and 5.4% of those age 65 or over.

Darien Real Estate Listings

Active Listings in Darien

7225 Capitol Drive DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 7225 Capitol Drive, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09759715)
3 beds 2 baths $299,000
7310 Western Avenue DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 7310 Western Avenue, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09759216)
4 beds 3 baths 2,590 sqft $339,000
18W026 73rd Street DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 18W026 73rd Street, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09758935)
5 beds 3 baths 2,526 sqft $319,990
7938 Knottingham Circle, Unit Number A DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 7938 Knottingham Circle, Unit Number A, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09753495)
2 beds 1 bath 1,044 sqft $154,900
8809 Lake Ridge Drive DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 8809 Lake Ridge Drive, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09758550)
5 beds 4 baths 3,150 sqft $609,000
942 Ironwood Avenue DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 942 Ironwood Avenue, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09732120)
4 beds 3 baths 2,141 sqft $375,000
1397 Urban Drive DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 1397 Urban Drive, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09757294)
5 beds 4 baths 3,300 sqft $529,900
8916 Middleton Road DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 8916 Middleton Road, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09756942)
4 beds 4 baths 3,953 sqft $503,500
7621 Sawyer Road DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 7621 Sawyer Road, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09756773)
3 beds 3 baths 1,955 sqft $379,000
6742 High Road DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 6742 High Road, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09755138)
3 beds 2 baths $324,900
1000 Wintergreen Lane DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 1000 Wintergreen Lane, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09754995)
2 beds 3 baths 1,835 sqft $375,000
8520 Evergreen Lane DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 8520 Evergreen Lane, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09753696)
3 beds 3 baths 1,843 sqft $329,900
8361 Parkview Drive DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 8361 Parkview Drive, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09747621)
4 beds 3 baths 2,204 sqft $339,000
1614 Darien Club Drive DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 1614 Darien Club Drive, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09752762)
4 beds 5 baths 4,209 sqft $689,000
8301 Highpoint Circle, Unit Number C DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 8301 Highpoint Circle, Unit Number C, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09752653)
2 beds 3 baths 1,519 sqft $224,900
436 Gooseneck Court DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 436 Gooseneck Court, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09752101)
3 beds 4 baths 2,200 sqft $429,000
6713 High Road DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 6713 High Road, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09751943)
4 beds 3 baths 1,800 sqft $349,900
714 Walnut Drive, Unit Number 106 DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 714 Walnut Drive, Unit Number 106, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09751786)
2 beds 2 baths 1,089 sqft $144,900
8801 Lake Ridge Drive DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 8801 Lake Ridge Drive, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09753111)
5 beds 6 baths 4,400 sqft $749,999
18W140 Claremont Drive DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 18W140 Claremont Drive, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09751373)
4 beds 3 baths 2,255 sqft $369,000

Sold Listings in Darien

6922 Richmond Avenue DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 6922 Richmond Avenue, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09736035)
3 beds 2 baths 1,826 sqft $355,000
8515 Thistlewood Court DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 8515 Thistlewood Court, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09733280)
2 beds 4 baths 1,877 sqft $355,000
8318 Portsmouth Drive, Unit Number B DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 8318 Portsmouth Drive, Unit Number B, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09726021)
2 beds 1 bath 956 sqft $114,900
8281 Ripple Ridge DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 8281 Ripple Ridge, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09719764)
2 beds 2 baths 1,091 sqft $195,900
9301 Forest Glen Court DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 9301 Forest Glen Court, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09718142)
4 beds 4 baths 1,915 sqft $285,000
7526 Cambridge Road DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 7526 Cambridge Road, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09713367)
4 beds 2 baths 1,923 sqft $287,000
102 Iris Road DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 102 Iris Road, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09711125)
2 beds 1 bath 876 sqft $203,000
7950 Hedgewood Drive, Unit Number 7950 DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 7950 Hedgewood Drive, Unit Number 7950, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09710183)
3 beds 2 baths $262,000
502 69th Street DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 502 69th Street, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09704899)
3 beds 3 baths $339,000
7109 Wirth Drive DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 7109 Wirth Drive, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09703999)
5 beds 3 baths 2,354 sqft $465,001
9330 Waterfall Glen Boulevard, Unit Number 9330 DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 9330 Waterfall Glen Boulevard, Unit Number 9330, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09702562)
3 beds 3 baths 1,746 sqft $265,000
1706 Holly Avenue DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 1706 Holly Avenue, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09702265)
3 beds 2 baths $320,000
7510 Farmingdale Drive, Unit Number 102 DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 7510 Farmingdale Drive, Unit Number 102, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09702039)
2 beds 2 baths 1,080 sqft $149,000
8S065 Grant Street Darien, IL 60561
Photo of 8S065 Grant Street, Darien, IL 60561 (MLS # 09688612)
3 beds 3 baths 1,800 sqft $251,100
1906 71st Street DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 1906 71st Street, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09694723)
4 beds 3 baths 1,582 sqft $355,000
1132 Hinswood Drive, Unit Number 3-H DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 1132 Hinswood Drive, Unit Number 3-H, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09694342)
3 beds 2 baths 1,120 sqft $150,900
6802 Charleston Drive DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 6802 Charleston Drive, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09678837)
4 beds 3 baths 2,338 sqft $383,000
826 Belair Drive DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 826 Belair Drive, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09685148)
4 beds 3 baths 2,141 sqft $369,000
17W524 W Portsmouth Drive DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 17W524 W Portsmouth Drive, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09684253)
5 beds 4 baths 2,288 sqft $400,000
3000 Hillside Lane DARIEN, IL 60561
Photo of 3000 Hillside Lane, DARIEN, IL 60561 (MLS # 09683114)
4 beds 3 baths 2,500 sqft $307,000

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Darien School Data

Darien School Districts

Cass School District 63
PK-8
Darien School District 61
PK-8

Darien Schools

Cass Jr High School
5-8, public
Concord Elementary School
PK-4, public
Elizabeth Ide Elementary School
K-2, public
Hinsdale South High School
9-12, public
Eisenhower Jr High School
6-8, public
Mark Delay School
PK-2, public
Lace Elementary School
3-5, public
Our Lady of Peace
PK-8, private
http://www.olopschool.org
Kingswood Academy
PK-8, private
http://www.kingswoodacademy.org
Kingswood Academy
PK-8, private
http://www.kingswoodacademy.org

Posted on February 28, 2013 at 4:08 pm by Jorge Vigil

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