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Joliet, IL news and info

Joliet, IL

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Age

Under 5 Years 12869
12 to 9 Years 13437
17 to 14 Years 12199
22 to 19 Years 11023
27 to 24 Years 9770
32 to 34 Years 22737
42 to 44 Years 23162
52 to 54 Years 18152
62 to 59 Years 6246
67 to 64 Years 5297
72 to 74 Years 6210
82 to 84 Years 3987
92 Years and Over 2009
Median Age (in years) 31.6

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Ancestry

American 3,129 3.0%
Arab 629 0.6%
Czech 1,783 1.7%
Danish 365 0.3%
Dutch 1,629 1.5%
English 6,682 6.4%
French (except Basque) 1,931 1.8%
French Canadian 324 0.3%
German 24,434 23.2%
Greek 1,210 1.2%
Hungarian 959 0.9%
Irish 22,616 21.5%
Italian 13,511 12.9%
Lithuanian 1,671 1.6%
Norwegian 1,737 1.7%
Polish 13,665 13.0%
Portuguese 105 0.1%
Russian 773 0.7%
Scotch-Irish 538 0.5%
Scottish 1,920 1.8%
Slovak 1,079 1.0%
Subsaharan Africa 1,146 1.1%
Swedish 2,591 2.5%
Swiss 168 0.2%
Ukrainian 131 0.1%
Welsh 297 0.3%
West Indian (excluding Hispanic Origin Groups) 101 0.1%

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Education

Less than 9th Grade 7,327 8.3%
16th to 12th grade, No Diploma 6,835 7.8%
High School Graduate (includes equivalency) 25,631 29.2%
Some College, No Degree 21,143 24.1%
Associates Degree 6,128 7.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14,570 16.6%
Graduate or Professional Degree 6,166 7.0%
Population 25 years and Over 87,800
High School Graduate or Higher 83.87%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 23.61&

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Gender

Male 72,185 49.07%
Female 74,913 50.93%
Total Population 147,098

 

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Household Type

Total Households 46,875
Family Households 34,343 73.26&
with own children under 18 years 19,988 42.64%

 

Household Occupation

Occupied Housing Units 46,875
Owner-Occupied 34,431 73.45%
Renter Occupied 12,444 26.54&

 

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Household Gross Rent

Median (dollars) $852

 

Household Selected Monthly Owner Costs

Housing Units with a Mortgage 27
Median (dollars) $1,791
Housing Units Without a Mortgage 6
Median (dollars) $569

 

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Household Value

Median (dollars) $181,300

 

Income & Benefits (in 2012 Inflation-Adjusted Dollars)

Median Household Income (dollars) $61,948

 

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Industry

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining 374 1.01%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services 6,387 17.25%
Construction 4,306 11.63%
Educational Services, Health Care, and Social Assistance 13,979 37.75%
Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 3,634 9.81%
Information 1,089 2.94%
Manufacturing 7,607 20.54%
Other Services, Except Public Administration 3,105 8.39%
Professional, Scientific, and Management, and Administrative and Waste Management Services 6,668 18.01%
Public Administration 3,422 9.24%
Retail Trade 8,468 22.87%
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities 5,497 14.85%
Wholesale Trade 2,595 7.01%
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years and over 67,131

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Land

Area (in square miles) 62.11
Density (in square feet) 2,368.35

 

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Political Leaders

President Barack Obama
U.S. Senate Richard Durbin
U.S. Senate Mark Kirk
U.S. House of Representatives Bill Foster
U.S. House of Representatives Randy Hultgren
Illinois Senate Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant
Illinois Senate Sue Rezin
Illinois Senate Michael Hastings
Illinois Senate Pat McGuire
Illinois House of Representatives Ren?e Kosel
Illinois House of Representatives John Anthony
Illinois House of Representatives,"Lawrence Walsh Jr."
Illinois House of Representatives Tom Cross
Illinois House of Representatives Natalie Manley

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Race

Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 39,970
Cuban 35
Mexican 34,515
Other Hispanic or Lation 3,159
Puerto Rican 2,261
Total Population 39,970
Not Hispanic or Latino 107,128
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 143
Asian Alone 3,340
Black or African American Alone 22,228
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 9
Some Other Race Alone 135
Two or More Races 2,477
Two or More Races including Some Other Race 14
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 2,463
White Alone 78,796
Total Population 147,098

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Schools

Elementary Schools Joliet Public School Dist. 86
Elementary Schools Laraway Community Consolidated School Dist. 70C
Elementary Schools Union School Dist. 81
Elementary Schools Elwood Community Consolidated School Dist. 203
Elementary Schools Troy Community Consolidated School Dist. 30C
Secondary Schools Joliet Township High School Dist. 204
Secondary Schools Minooka Community High School Dist. 111
Unified School Districts Plainfield School District 202
Unified School Districts Oswego Community Unit School Dist. 308

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Weather

January
Avg. High 31
Avg. Low 17
Mean 24
Avg. Percipitation 1.8
February
Avg. High 36
Avg. Low 21
Mean 29
Avg. Percipitation 1.79
March
Avg. High 47
Avg. Low 29
Mean 38
Avg. Percipitation 2.25
April
Avg. High 61
Avg. Low 39
Mean 50
Avg. Percipitation 3.49
May
Avg. High 71
Avg. Low 49
Mean 60
Avg. Percipitation 4.08
June
Avg. High 81
Avg. Low 60
Mean 71
Avg. Percipitation 3.88
July
Avg. High 84
Avg. Low 64
Mean 74
Avg. Percipitation 4.33
August
Avg. High 82
Avg. Low 63
Mean 73
Avg. Percipitation 4.16
September
Avg. High 76
Avg. Low 55
Mean 66
Avg. Percipitation 3.01
October
Avg. High 64
Avg. Low 43
Mean 54
Avg. Percipitation 2.84
November
Avg. High 49
Avg. Low 33
Mean 41
Avg. Percipitation 3.06
December
Avg. High 35
Avg. Low 21
Mean 28
Avg. Percipitation 2.2

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