DuPage County, IL Real Estate
DuPage County, IL is a collar county to Cook County, and is a suburban setting mixed with rural countryside. There are subdivisions of single-family homes, townhomes and condos spread throughout among parks, forest preserves, strip centers and large shopping centers. In addition, you will find pockets of unincorporated residential single-family homes within commutable distance of Chicago. Read more about DuPage County.
The first settlers began at the DuPage River and made their stake of prairie land in the 1830s in the thick of the City of Chicago developing its character as the city of broad shoulders. A midnight raid of Civil War veterans from Wheaton and Danby changed the county seat from Naperville and Wheaton in order to obtain county records in 1867.
DuPage County Stats:
- Population: 922,921
- Median Household Income: $92,809
- Median Value of Housing Occupied By Owner: $308,500