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Beautiful water views from this home in Barrington, Illinois

This lovely home offers a vacation-like feel every day, located at 28733 W. Ravine Dr., Barrington, IL, 60010, it isoffered by John Herman of PropertyUP.

*great curb appeal

*3 bedrooms

*2 baths

*Well kept home

*beautiful river views

*Big open windows facing Fox River

*brand new carpeting

*2 decks on the front of home facing the river

*New roof

*New Siding

*Screened in porch

*Fenced back yard

*Sand beach

*Private boat ramp is about 100 feet from home

*Quiet dead end street

*Not in flood zone

*School District 220 (Barrington)

*2016 taxes $2746

*Voluntary assn dues for boat slip (or 2)

*Close to hospital, schools and shopping

*Central air

*1 car atttached garage

28733 West Ravine Drive, Barrington, Illinois 60010

Barrington is located about 32 miles northwest of Chicago and is an area of wetlands, forest preserves, parks, horse trails in a country-suburban setting. The zip code 60010 is the 7th wealthiest zip codes in the nation with cities of 20000 or more.


The motto is a “a great  place to live, work and play.”


Population is estimated at 42,934, with 15,713 households.  Over 6000 homes feature children, and there has been a 3% population grown since 2000.  The median age is 33.45 years of age.  The population is 50/50 male/female and 71% of the population is married, 19% are single. Divorced, widowed and separated make up the remaining population.


The median home sale price was $465,000, with an annual turnover rate of 14.59% and 45.87% of the residents stay in their home 5 years or more.


Home ownership is high in Barrington, with 85% of the population owning, 9% renting and 6% vacant.


Retail is the largest employer, followed by services, construction, manufacturing, finance, and transporation and communication.  Seventy-nine percent of the population is employed in white collar jobs.


The average household income is $179,308, with average per capita income of $66024. However, the greatest number of households (almost 2500) make between $150,000 and $200000, with about 1750 households in the $250-500,000 range and about 1200 homes  ranking in the $500,000+ range.


The overwhelming majority (83%) drive to work, while a small percentage (8%) use public transportation.


Most Barrington residents are college educated with 9,732 earning bachelor degrees, 6,145 with graduate degrees, 4,429 reporting “some college” and 1724 with associate degrees.


Barrington features a large variety of public and private schools at all levels. The public schools get a 10 rating from the Great Schools rating system. It is the 220 school district.

This listing is offered by John Herman, Palatine Realtor.  To see it email assistant or call 847 847 4711.