Glen Ellyn

The Village of Glen Ellyn is one of the area’s premier suburbs.
 

Homes for Sale Glen Ellyn IL

Glen Ellyn, A Charming Village Full of Life

Houses for sale in Glen Ellyn, IL offer a range of options for homebuyers looking for the perfect place to call their own. The Village of Glen Ellyn is one of the area’s premier suburbs. The village is rich with beautiful architecture set among gentle hills and tree-lined streets. Glen Ellyn’s historic downtown is filled with unique boutiques, top-rated restaurants, brewpubs, coffee shops, and bakeries. The bustling Roosevelt Road corridor offers national dining and retail options, and convenient interstate access.
 
Lake Ellyn is the proverbial ‘heart’ of the community and the setting for many of the town’s festivals and celebrations. The highly-anticipated Independence Day events —including the Cardboard Boat Regatta and fireworks display— take place at Lake Ellyn. Saturday football at Glenbard West is played on a historic Duchon field, with the lake and beautiful oak trees providing an unforgettable autumn backdrop. In winter, ice skaters glide across the frozen lake. Renovated in 2016, the Lake Ellyn boathouse offers a unique setting for weddings and graduation parties and a welcome warming shelter in the winter.
 
The main branch of the Illinois Prairie Path runs through town and offers miles of natural running and biking trails. Glen Ellyn is home to many parks, forest preserves, and the highly regarded Village Links, one of the top public courses in the Chicago area. The patio at Reserve 22 overlooks the golf course and is a favorite for al fresco dining and homecoming picture parties. A 25-minute express train gets you to Chicago’s Ogilive Station... while charming downtown Geneva, set on the banks of the Fox River, is located at the western end of the Union Pacific West Line. 
 

Glen Ellyn Real Estate Market Trends

A recent Glen Ellyn real estate market report indicates the following:
 
  • Median Sale Price is around $452,500, an increase of 0.6% from the previous year
  • # of Homes Sold is 36, down from 63 in the previous year
  • Median Days on Market is 46, up from 22 days in the previous year
  • Around 61% of Homes Sold Above List Price
  • Experts deem the market to be "Somewhat Competitive"
 

Schools in the Glen Ellyn Area

Education has a strong emphasis here, with Glen Ellyn’s two high schools on the Washington Post’s list of ‘Top U.S. High Schools’. Dedicated teachers at the primary and intermediate levels prepare our students for the rigors of high school. Our vibrant Park District offers a variety of programs for young and old, as well as recreation opportunities including mini-golf, platform tennis, and everyone’s summer favorite... Sunset Pool! Club sports abound, and community spirit and volunteerism are high. We invite you to explore the Glen Ellyn Lifestyle!
 

Overview for Glen Ellyn, IL

45,850 people live in Glen Ellyn, where the median age is 40 and the average individual income is $54,840.15. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

45,850

Total Population

40 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$54,840.15

Average individual Income

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Demographics and Employment Data for Glen Ellyn, IL

Glen Ellyn has 17,295 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Glen Ellyn do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 45,850 people call Glen Ellyn home. The population density is 3,648.58 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

45,850

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

40

Median Age

48.24 / 51.76%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
17,295

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$54,840.15

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Glen Ellyn, IL

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The following schools are within or nearby Glen Ellyn. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Philip J Rock Center & School
PUBLIC
4th - 12th
No rating available
Glen Crest Middle School
PUBLIC
4th - 8th
4/5
Diamante Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Glenbard West High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Park View Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
St James The Apostle School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Churchill Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Forest Glen Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
Hadley Junior High School
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
5/5
St Petronville School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available

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