The Village of Glenview

Glenview Statistics

​Glenview At a Glance 


Glenview is ideally located on Chicago’s North Shore, 20 miles from the Loop and 13 miles from O’Hare International Airport.    Adjacent to Interstates I-94 and I-294, with major arterial roadways carrying 20,000- 42,000 cars daily, Glenview’s location brings customers, suppliers, and employees to business’ doorstep.


General Information​ ​
​Size​14 square miles
​Persons per square mile


Percent of land by zoning category​ ​
​Open space*​17.75%
​Sports, leisure, entertainment​2.16%
*Open space includes parks, golf courses and schools​ ​
Glenview​​Cook CountyIllinois
Population & age​ ​ ​ ​
​Median age​45.5​35.3​36.2
​Persons under 5 years​5.2%​6.6%​6.5%
​Persons under 18 years​24.6%​23.7%​24.4%
​Persons 65 & over​19.7%​11.9%​12.5%
​Est. daytime population​53,485
Households​ ​ ​ ​
​Total households​16,783​1,936,481​4,769,951
​Percentage of families​73%​61.6%​65.8%
​Average household size​2.62​2.63​2.61
Housing​ ​ ​ ​
​Total units​17,090​2,180,359​5,296,715
​Percent owner occupied​86.7%​58.2%​67.5%
​Median home value​$551,700​$265,800​$202,500
Income​ ​ ​ ​
​Median household​$107,037​$53,942​$55,735
​Mean household​$142,653​$76,091​$75,140
​Median family​$125,138​$65,039​$68,236
​Mean family​$165,981​$88,961​$88,178
​Per capita income​$52,161​$29,355​$28,782
Education (persons 25 and over)​ ​ ​ ​
​High school graduates​95.4%​83.2%​86.2%
​Bachelor's degree or higher​62.6%​33.2%​30.3%

Detailed Statistics

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Transportation (PDF)

Retail Area Profiles (PDF)