In 2017, Joliet, IL had a population of 148k people with a median age of 33.5 and a median household income of $63,359. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Joliet, IL grew from 147,515 to 148,172, a 0.445% increase and its median household income grew from $61,834 to $63,359, a 2.47% increase.
The population of Joliet, IL is 49.7% White Alone, 28.8% Hispanic or Latino, and 17.2% Black or African American Alone. N/A% of the people in Joliet, IL speak a non-English language, and 92% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Joliet, IL are Joliet Junior College (3,491 degrees awarded in 2017), University of St Francis (1,027 degrees), and Professional’s Choice Hair Design Academy (19 degrees).
The median property value in Joliet, Illinois is $165,600, and the homeownership rate is 70.7%. Most people in Joliet, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 29.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Joliet, IL is 2 cars per household.
In 2017, universities in Joliet, IL awarded 4,537 degrees. The student population of Joliet, IL is skewed towards women, with 7,999 male students and 11,127 female students.
Most students graduating from Universities in Joliet, IL are White (3,085 and 68.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (798 and 17.7%), Black or African American (322 and 7.13%), and Two or More Races (124 and 2.75%).
The largest universities in Joliet, IL by the number of degrees awarded are Joliet Junior College (3,491 and 76.9%), University of St Francis (1,027 and 22.6%), and Professional’s Choice Hair Design Academy (19 and 0.419%).
The most popular majors in Joliet, IL are General Studies (874 and 19.3%), Liberal Arts & Sciences (662 and 14.6%), and Registered Nursing (320 and 7.05%).
The median tuition costs in Joliet, IL is $31,150 for private four-year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.
The economy of Joliet, IL employs 71.7k people and Joliet has an unemployment rate of 5.2%. Joliet has seen the job market decreased by -0.2% over the last year. Future job development throughout the following ten years is anticipated to be 26.3%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%. The largest industries in Joliet, IL is Retail Trade (9,273 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (9,234 people), and Manufacturing (8,377 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($106,250), Utilities ($68,625), and Public Administration ($67,018).
Households in Joliet, IL have a median annual income of $63,359, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $61,834 in 2016, which represents a 2.47% annual growth.
Tax Rates for Joliet
– The Sales Tax Rate for Joliet is 8.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
– The Income Tax Rate for Joliet is 5.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.
Income and Salaries for Joliet
– The average income of a Joliet inhabitant is $24,461 per year.
– The Median household income of a Joliet inhabitant is $62,008 per year.