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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Joliet, Illinois, is 10.30%, with job growth of 0.85%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.40%.

Joliet, Illinois Taxes
Joliet, Illinois,sales tax rate is 8.75%. Income tax is 5.00%.

Joliet, Illinois Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $23,600, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $61,948.

  ECONOMYJoliet, IllinoisUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  10.30%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  0.85%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  31.40%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  8.75%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.00%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $23,600$28,051
  Household Income  $61,948$53,046
  Family Median Income  $71,729$64,585
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  8.29%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  4.93%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  9.77%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  8.78%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  7.99%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.40%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  12.12%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  16.10%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  16.50%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  5.39%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  1.74%4.64%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  10.74%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  3.29%5.24%
  Community, social services  1.77%1.66%
  Legal  0.37%1.17%
  Education, library  5.23%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  0.91%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.84%5.49%
  Healthcare support  2.72%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  3.32%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  5.40%5.61%
  Building maintenance  5.08%3.97%
  Personal care  3.29%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  26.48%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.31%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  9.26%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  17.00%12.10%
  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
transportation
You NEVER know what to expect in this town! Located right between highways I80 and I55, you can end up sitting in traffic doing 3 mph on a sunday afternoon, or catch the... (read more)
BEST PLACE TO LIVE
Great place to live !!!!!!!!!! Lived in Naperville for 30 years in that rat race ! Came herE bought a home reallll cheap and neighbors are great and taxes are low ! Lots... (read more)
Culture and Recreation
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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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
CUMBERLAND SOUTH SUBDIVISION
I had a home built here in 2008, and I absolutely love the neighborhood, because it is quiet. I mean there are children there, but you really don't see them until the... (read more)
transportation
You NEVER know what to expect in this town! Located right between highways I80 and I55, you can end up sitting in traffic doing 3 mph on a sunday afternoon, or catch the... (read more)
BEST PLACE TO LIVE
Great place to live !!!!!!!!!! Lived in Naperville for 30 years in that rat race ! Came herE bought a home reallll cheap and neighbors are great and taxes are low ! Lots... (read more)
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