Living in Thornton, IL

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Thornton SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
6
Education
6
Commute
6

Thornton, IL Crime Report

44
Total Crimes
1,790.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-30.27%
Below National Average

Thornton, Illinois Info Snack

Population
2,478
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
10.2%
Median Home
$109,700
Median Income
$57,774
Median Rent
$858

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Rankings for Thornton in Illinois

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Map Of Thornton, IL

Population over time in Thornton

Year Population % Change
2017 2,478 -3.4%
2016 2,565 -1.9%
2015 2,614 -0.0%
2014 2,615 -7.5%
2013 2,826 0.8%
2012 2,803 3.1%
2011 2,718 8.0%
2010 2,516 2.6%
2009 2,452 -
Crime/100k Thornton IL USA
Violent Crime 244.2 404.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 81.4 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 81.4 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 1546.6 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 407.0 306.7 376.0
Larceny 1017.5 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 122.1 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Thornton

White
69.5% (1,723)
African American
15.9% (393)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.6% (39)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (30)
Hispanic
11.8% (293)
Race Thornton IL USA
White 69.5% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 15.9% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.8% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Thornton, Illinois

Less than $10,000
7.7% (19,190)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.6% (13,913)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.8% (21,829)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.8% (19,430)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.1% (29,985)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.0% (49,655)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (32,384)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.5% (50,855)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (5,757)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (4,797)
Income Thornton IL USA
Less than $10,000 7.7% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.6% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.8% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.8% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.1% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.0% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.5% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Thornton

Female
52.6% (1,304)
Male
47.4% (1,173)
Gender Thornton IL USA
Female 52.6% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Thornton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (74)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (123)
High School / GED
46.0% (1,139)
Some College
28.0% (693)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (123)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (247)
Master's Degree
3.0% (74)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Thornton IL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 46.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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