Joliet SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
4

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Joliet, Illinois Info Snack

Joliet (/doli.t/ or /dolit/) is a city in Kendall and Will counties in the U.S. state of Illinois, 40 miles (64 km) southwest of Chicago. It is the county seat of Will County. At the 2010 census, the city was the fourth largest in Illinois, with a population of 147,433. A special census in 2016 put Joliet's population at 149,395, making it the 3rd largest city in Illinois.
Population
148,172
Unemployment
7.4%
Poverty
12.0%
Median Home
$165,600
Median Income
$63,359
Median Rent
$971

Rankings for Joliet in Illinois

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Map Of Joliet, IL

Population over time in Joliet

Year Population % Change
2017 148,172 0.4%
2016 147,515 -0.3%
2015 147,918 0.1%
2014 147,786 0.2%
2013 147,459 0.2%
2012 147,098 0.2%
2011 146,820 1.3%
2010 145,002 -

Crime in Joliet Per 100k

Crime Joliet IL USA
Violent Crime 364.0 438.8 382.9
Murder 10.1 7.8 5.3
Robbery 107.2 137.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 201.6 250.4 248.9
Property Crime 1769.6 2011.4 2362.0
Burglary 300.7 339.5 430.4
Larceny 1357.7 1508.8 1694.0
Car Theft 111.2 163.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Joliet

White
49.7% (73,644)
African American
17.2% (25,555)
American Indian
0.1% (115)
Asian
2.1% (3,123)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (228)
Two Or More
1.9% (2,796)
Hispanic
28.8% (42,711)
Race Joliet IL USA
White 49.7% 61.9% 61.5%
African American 17.2% 14.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 5.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 28.8% 16.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Joliet, Illinois

Less than $10,000
5.6% (829,763)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (474,150)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.3% (1,377,999)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (1,303,913)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.7% (1,733,612)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.4% (2,874,536)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.3% (2,118,859)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.8% (2,637,461)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.8% (1,007,569)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (459,333)
Income Joliet IL USA
Less than $10,000 5.6% 6.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 4.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.3% 9.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 8.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.7% 12.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.4% 17.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.3% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.8% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.8% 6.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 6.9% 6.3%

Gender in Joliet

Female
51.1% (75,695)
Male
48.9% (72,476)
Gender Joliet IL USA
Female 51.1% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Joliet for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.4% (12,404)
9-12th Grade
7.4% (10,976)
High School / GED
31.2% (46,273)
Some College
22.3% (32,998)
Associate's Degree
8.5% (12,581)
Bachelor's Degree
15.2% (22,557)
Master's Degree
5.9% (8,716)
Professional Degree
0.5% (812)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (852)
Education Joliet IL USA
< 9th Grade 8.4% 5.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.4% 6.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 31.2% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 22.3% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.5% 7.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.2% 20.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.9% 9.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.5% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.3% 1.4%

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