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Jersey County, Illinois; Kankakee County, Illinois; Stark County, Illinois; Crawford County, Illinois; Lake County, Illinois

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Jersey County, Illinois
Kankakee County, Illinois
Stark County, Illinois
Crawford County, Illinois
Lake County, Illinois
Female persons, percent
51.3%
50.7%
50.4%
47.5%
50.0%
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 21,773 109,862 5,342 18,667 696,535
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 23,010 113,450 5,992 19,818 703,400
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -5.4% -3.2% -10.8% -5.8% -1.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 22,985 113,449 5,994 19,817 703,462
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.2%
5.9%
5.4%
5.4%
5.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.4%
22.5%
21.5%
19.8%
23.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
19.8%
17.3%
22.8%
19.4%
14.8%
Female persons, percent
51.3%
50.7%
50.4%
47.5%
50.0%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
96.5%
81.4%
96.6%
92.5%
80.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.8%
15.0%
0.9%
5.2%
7.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.4%
0.2%
0.4%
0.9%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.0%
1.1%
0.7%
0.7%
8.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Z
0.1%
Z
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.3%
2.1%
1.6%
1.2%
2.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.4%
10.8%
2.0%
2.3%
22.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
95.4%
71.6%
94.9%
90.5%
60.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 1,848 6,393 388 1,226 30,351
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 1.0% 4.9% 1.2% 1.7% 18.7%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 10,173 45,747 2,655 8,695 265,507
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 81.9% 68.0% 78.5% 77.7% 73.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $147,900 $147,900 $87,700 $87,800 $265,100
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,359 $1,394 $994 $908 $2,191
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $521 $560 $451 $404 $911
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $645 $887 $630 $638 $1,197
Building permits, 2019 73 85 1 3 636
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 8,499 39,796 2,315 7,666 246,122
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.47 2.64 2.31 2.16 2.78
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 90.9% 89.9% 92.0% 85.0% 87.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 1.7% 9.4% 2.1% 4.3% 28.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 84.5% 87.3% 85.1% 85.3% 94.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 76.2% 77.8% 76.8% 77.6% 89.8%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 92.3% 88.2% 91.3% 85.0% 90.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 20.3% 20.8% 17.0% 17.1% 45.3%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 9.7% 9.1% 7.6% 12.0% 6.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
5.2%
6.6%
6.2%
6.1%
7.4%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 59.6% 60.9% 57.7% 51.7% 67.3%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 55.2% 57.5% 51.1% 54.6% 61.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 26,280 160,293 310 17,240 1,399,245
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 753,897 8,888 73,237 4,026,344
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 4,842,838 D D 12,045,977
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 1,443,323 D 179,281 26,255,534
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 230,634 1,463,289 68,105 187,142 14,900,534
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $10,141 $12,945 $11,454 $9,548 $21,222
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 27.4 24.6 26.1 15.9 30.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $63,028 $58,902 $54,907 $49,779 $89,427
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $30,182 $27,984 $30,018 $26,546 $45,766
Persons in poverty, percent
10.4%
12.7%
11.2%
12.6%
7.2%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 411 2,304 115 429 19,931
Total employment, 2018 4,774 36,277 967 5,791 317,916
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 138,161 1,460,548 39,468 284,118 22,960,473
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 4.7% -1.3% -3.0% 1.7% 0.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,328 5,872 357 1,305 56,075
All firms, 2012 1,358 8,288 474 1,457 63,647
Men-owned firms, 2012 697 3,967 283 811 35,255
Women-owned firms, 2012 415 3,297 130 313 21,379
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F 1,943 F 100 12,759
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,277 6,008 451 1,296 48,789
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 125 768 66 172 4,758
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,144 7,076 369 1,068 55,982
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 62.2 167.7 20.8 44.7 1,585.6
Land area in square miles, 2010 369.27 676.56 288.08 443.63 443.67
FIPS Code 17083 17091 17175 17033 17097
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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