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The unemployment rate in Joliet, Illinois, is 7.80%, with job growth of 1.41%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 35.03%.

Joliet, Illinois Taxes
Joliet, Illinois,sales tax rate is 8.75%. Income tax is 3.75%.

Joliet, Illinois Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $24,461, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $62,008.

  ECONOMYJoliet, IllinoisUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  7.80%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.41%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  35.03%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  8.75%6.00%
  Income Taxes  3.75%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $24,461$28,555
  Household Income  $62,008$53,482
  Family Median Income  $70,489$65,443
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.44%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.07%0.61%
  Construction  5.98%6.19%
  Manufacturing  12.02%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  3.39%2.72%
  Retail trade  12.54%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  6.98%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  1.67%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  4.09%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.35%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  3.78%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.05%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  5.88%4.27%
  Educational services  7.65%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  12.90%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  2.38%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  8.50%7.44%
  Other services  4.28%4.94%
  Public administration  4.82%4.80%
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The West side of town above the Bluffs is filled with stately Victorian homes. Public gatherings on major holidays are... (Read More)



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