Come home to Highland!

TOWN OF HIGHLAND COPYRIGHT © 2017

DEMOGRAPHICS & DATA

ABOUT HIGHLAND: Highland is conveniently located just 21 miles from Chicago and minutes from Lake Michigan, part of a vital transportation hub that connects the nation via highway, rail, deep water and air.

 

It is a town known for its bustling retail, neighborhood restaurants, quality neighborhoods and schools – for starters. It is also known as a community that loves to get together –

at the fall football tailgate, Twelfth Night Celebration, Independence Day Festival.

 

Come experience Highland for yourself!

VITAL STATISTICS

Kathy DeGuilio-Fox

Director of Development

 

(219) 972-7598 office

(219) 972-5097 fax

CONTACT INFO

HOUSING

POPULATION

 

23,290 / in 2004

23,546 / in 2000

23,696 / in 1990

 

HOUSEHOLDS

 

9,636 / in 2000

8,728 / in 1990

 

AVERAGE HOME SALE

 

$148,600

 

MEDIAN AGE

 

39.8

 

AVERAGE HOUSEHOLD SIZE

 

2.97 / in 2000

2.44 / in 1990

 

AREA

 

6.8 Square miles

Highland's housing is 79 percent owner occupied. Most new homes range from $175,000 to 250,000, but a new development near Highland Grove Shopping Center has new residences listing at between $300,000 and $400,000.

MAPS OF REDEVELOPMENT AREAS

AREA 1

AREA 2

RIVERFRONT

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