The home prices and property taxes are quite a bit lower compared to its neighbor to the east in Evanston IL. The schools are excellent, kids attend Niles North or Niles West High school. If you are interested in the school system for Skokie IL, click Skokie Schools and you can find out so much useful information Skokie also offers the best shopping in the Old Orchard Mall. People come from all over just to shop at Westfield Old Orchard, every store you can think of is available and it is fun to just window shop, it is an outside mall.
Skokie IL zip codes are 60076 and 60077 and records show the population at 33,337 and the town is 5.4 square miles. Skokie IL offers great value in that the should are highly rated, there is one of the best libraries around. The public transportation is easily accessed and I94 the Edens expressway can get you downtown in 25 minutes or anywhere else to the north or south you may wish to visit.