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Jo Daviess County, Illinois; Shelby County, Illinois; Lake County, Illinois

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Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Shelby County, Illinois
Lake County, Illinois
Female persons, percent
49.9%
50.2%
50.0%
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 21,235 21,634 696,535
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 22,681 22,355 703,400
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -6.4% -3.2% -1.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 22,678 22,363 703,462
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.3%
5.5%
5.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
18.7%
21.1%
23.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
28.8%
23.2%
14.8%
Female persons, percent
49.9%
50.2%
50.0%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
97.3%
98.0%
80.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.8%
0.4%
7.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
0.3%
0.9%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.3%
8.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Z
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.1%
1.0%
2.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
3.2%
1.2%
22.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
94.4%
97.0%
60.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,713 1,721 31,211
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 2.4% 0.3% 18.6%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 13,739 10,639 265,507
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 78.2% 80.2% 73.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $144,600 $90,100 $259,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,242 $960 $2,175
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $525 $444 $891
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $639 $604 $1,168
Building permits, 2019 19 41 636
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 9,758 9,203 244,672
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.22 2.35 2.80
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 87.8% 91.3% 87.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 3.7% 0.7% 28.4%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 86.5% 84.3% 93.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 77.1% 70.7% 88.5%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 91.8% 92.2% 90.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 23.8% 16.9% 45.0%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 8.1% 7.4% 5.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
6.6%
5.5%
7.4%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 61.8% 61.1% 67.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 57.1% 56.1% 61.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 73,645 14,212 1,399,245
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 43,074 42,324 4,026,344
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 480,192 D 12,045,977
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 94,808 239,842 26,255,534
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 293,688 155,023 14,900,534
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $13,024 $6,984 $21,222
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 22.2 24.0 30.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $57,083 $51,157 $86,244
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $32,710 $25,320 $44,287
Persons in poverty, percent
7.8%
10.2%
8.0%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 706 426 19,931
Total employment, 2018 6,147 4,479 317,916
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 220,128 151,788 22,960,473
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 -4.3% 1.8% 0.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,920 1,278 56,075
All firms, 2012 2,234 1,653 63,647
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,226 885 35,255
Women-owned firms, 2012 601 526 21,379
Minority-owned firms, 2012 33 F 12,759
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 2,141 1,614 48,789
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 138 125 4,758
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,819 1,366 55,982
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 37.7 29.5 1,585.6
Land area in square miles, 2010 601.09 758.52 443.67
FIPS Code 17085 17173 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.

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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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