Living in Crete, IL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Crete SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Crete, IL Crime Report

149
Total Crimes
1,828.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-28.79%
Below National Average

Crete, IL Cost Of Living

99
Crete's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Crete, Illinois Info Snack

Population
8,184
Unemployment
7.0%
Poverty
3.6%
Median Home
$166,000
Median Income
$73,736
Median Rent
$973

Rankings for Crete in Illinois

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Map Of Crete, IL

Population over time in Crete

Year Population % Change
2017 8,184 -0.3%
2016 8,210 -0.1%
2015 8,215 -0.4%
2014 8,246 -0.5%
2013 8,284 0.0%
2012 8,283 -0.6%
2011 8,336 -0.7%
2010 8,397 -0.5%
2009 8,442 -
Crime/100k Crete IL USA
Violent Crime 208.7 404.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 12.3 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 171.8 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 1620.2 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 196.4 306.7 376.0
Larceny 1325.6 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 98.2 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Crete

White
56.4% (4,616)
African American
32.5% (2,659)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (28)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.9% (153)
Hispanic
8.9% (728)
Race Crete IL USA
White 56.4% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 32.5% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.9% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Crete, Illinois

Less than $10,000
2.8% (22,711)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (16,565)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.5% (77,752)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.5% (45,154)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.0% (106,074)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.7% (153,099)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.5% (110,616)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.8% (153,633)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.2% (75,080)
$200,000 or more
7.1% (57,712)
Income Crete IL USA
Less than $10,000 2.8% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.5% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.5% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.0% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.7% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.5% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.8% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.2% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 7.1% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Crete

Female
51.0% (4,174)
Male
49.0% (4,010)
Gender Crete IL USA
Female 51.0% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Crete for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (327)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (327)
High School / GED
26.0% (2,127)
Some College
23.0% (1,882)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (654)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (1,718)
Master's Degree
11.0% (900)
Professional Degree
2.0% (163)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (81)
Education Crete IL USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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