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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

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
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  8.54%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  4.84%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  9.23%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  8.71%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  8.12%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.96%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  11.53%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  15.59%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  15.66%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  5.79%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  3.04%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  13.90%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  0.90%5.34%
  Community, social services  0.50%1.67%
  Legal  0.00%1.16%
  Education, library  9.90%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  0.70%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  7.20%5.67%
  Healthcare support  1.90%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  0.50%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  7.50%5.76%
  Building maintenance  7.90%4.01%
  Personal care  5.90%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  17.90%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.40%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  12.90%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  12.00%12.09%

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  4/8/2014
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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  3/5/2014
joliet the town

its laid back mixed town people mind to them self.I like it at first I didn't but it grew on me anyway overall its a nice place to... (Read More)

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  6/13/2012
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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