Living in Bloomington, IL

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Bloomington SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
9.5

Bloomington, IL Crime Report

1,532
Total Crimes
1,961.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-23.62%
Below National Average

Bloomington, IL Cost Of Living

96
Bloomington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Bloomington, Illinois Info Snack

Bloomington is a city in and the county seat of McLean County, Illinois, United States. It is adjacent to Normal, and is the more populous of the two principal municipalities of the Bloomington-Normal metropolitan area.
Population
78,331
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
12.5%
Median Home
$167,200
Median Income
$67,327
Median Rent
$825

Bloomington, IL Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Bloomington in Illinois

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Map Of Bloomington, IL

Population over time in Bloomington

Year Population % Change
2017 78,331 -0.1%
2016 78,426 0.1%
2015 78,368 0.2%
2014 78,206 0.4%
2013 77,883 0.8%
2012 77,293 1.0%
2011 76,527 1.0%
2010 75,757 1.2%
2009 74,864 -
Crime/100k Bloomington IL USA
Violent Crime 434.1 404.1 368.9
Murder 11.5 6.9 5.0
Robbery 47.4 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 288.1 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 1527.6 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 251.0 306.7 376.0
Larceny 1163.9 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 112.7 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Bloomington

White
73.4% (57,523)
African American
9.9% (7,723)
American Indian
0.2% (151)
Asian
8.0% (6,283)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (405)
Two Or More
2.2% (1,727)
Hispanic
5.8% (4,519)
Race Bloomington IL USA
White 73.4% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 9.9% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 8.0% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.8% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Bloomington, Illinois

Less than $10,000
8.0% (626,118)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (347,380)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.7% (605,525)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.3% (653,575)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.9% (777,377)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (1,311,808)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.9% (1,009,781)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.4% (1,286,803)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.1% (636,169)
$200,000 or more
7.4% (578,558)
Income Bloomington IL USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.7% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.3% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.9% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.9% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.4% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.1% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 7.4% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Bloomington

Female
50.7% (39,715)
Male
49.3% (38,616)
Gender Bloomington IL USA
Female 50.7% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bloomington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (2,349)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (1,566)
High School / GED
24.0% (18,799)
Some College
17.0% (13,316)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (5,483)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (23,499)
Master's Degree
13.0% (10,183)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,566)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,566)
Education Bloomington IL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Bloomington

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

xavier.sf

i live in bloomington. it's such a nice place to live

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