Highland Park, IL

Lake County

What you need to know about Highland Park, IL

Highland Park is located in Lake County, Illinois. The population is 88% White, 2% Black, 2% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 7% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $115,382 and the median home value is $511,500. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Highland Park, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Highland Park has a Walk Score ® of 40.


Homes Owned 81.67%
81.67% Complete
Homes Rented 18.33%
18.33% Complete

Real Estate

In Highland Park, Illinois

Ready to move to Highland Park? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Highland Park.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Highland Park, Illinois

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Highland Park rates.

Median Household Income

Higher than the national average


In Highland Park, Illinois

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Highland Park.


Most residents are
Over 65 Years old


In Highland Park, Illinois

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Highland Park.


Bachelor’s Degree 70%
70% Complete
Graduated High School 96%
96% Complete