La Grange, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,830 housing units in La Grange. This represents a 3.5% growth from 5,635 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,830 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in La Grange is about 81.6%. La Grange's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.9%. Average household size is 2.68 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in La Grange were built after 1950.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom6%
Two Bedrooms26.40%
Three Bedrooms37.80%
Four Bedrooms21.40%
Five Bedrooms or more7.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.85
Median year structure was built1948
Median Value of occupied units$271,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$271,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.89
Median year structure was built1956
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$710

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.20%
Second Mortgage4.20%
Home Equity Loan14.10%
Simple Mortgage52.80%
Debt Free27.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.2%