Evanston Property Records (Illinois)

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Evanston Property Records Offices

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Evanston Building Department 2100 Ridge Avenue Evanston, IL 60201 847-866-2934 Directions

Evanston Permits 2100 Ridge Avenue Evanston, IL 60201 847-866-2969 Directions

Evanston Planning Department 2100 Ridge Avenue Evanston, IL 60201 847-866-2931 Directions

Evanston Township Assessor 846 Dodge Avenue Evanston, IL 60202 847-332-2465 Directions

Evanston Property Records Databases

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City of Evanston City Map https://www.cityofevanston.org/about-evanston/maps

Evanston Police Department Crime Maps https://www.cityofevanston.org/government/departments/police/reports/incident-maps

Evanston Home & Property Tax Statistics

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Evanston Home Values
Median Home Value$367,300
Median Rental Cost (per month)$1,296
Evanston Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$7,305
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$7,817
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$6,529
Evanston Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$136,925,700
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$96,486,200
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$40,439,400
Evanston Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units31,970
Occupied Housing Units28,727 (89.9%)
Vacant Housing Units3,243 (10.1%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units16,150 (56.2%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units12,577 (43.8%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)67.6%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)32.4%
Evanston Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt10,917
Second Mortage or HELOC2,041
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)232
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)1,809
Second Mortgage & HELOC42
No Mortgage5,233
Evanston Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes9,629 (33.5%)
Single-Family Attached Homes1,553 (5.4%)
2 Apartments2,152 (7.5%)
3 or 4 Apartments1,604 (5.6%)
5 to 9 Apartments3,048 (10.6%)
10 or More Apartments10,730 (37.4%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing11 (0.0%)
Evanston Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later29 (0.1%)
2010 to 2013387 (1.3%)
2000 to 20092,342 (8.2%)
1980 to 19992,106 (7.3%)
1960 to 19794,184 (14.6%)
1940 to 19596,327 (22.0%)
1939 or Earlier13,352 (46.5%)
Evanston Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room813 (2.8%)
2 or 3 Rooms5,226 (18.2%)
4 or 5 Rooms10,933 (38.1%)
6 or 7 Rooms5,794 (20.2%)
8 or More Rooms5,961 (20.8%)
Evanston Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom1,105 (3.8%)
1 Bedroom5,545 (19.3%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms16,734 (58.3%)
4 or More Bedrooms5,343 (18.6%)
Evanston Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities28,679 (99.8%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities28,392 (98.8%)