The unemployment rate in Kankakee is 11.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Kankakee jobs have increased by 5.1%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Kankakee's cost of living is 27.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Kankakee county remained very strongly Republican, 57.0% to 40.5%. More Voting Stats
Kankakee's population is 26,036 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 5.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 21.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Kankakee is Real Estate: $72,300
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.4%.
Kankakee public schools spend $13,327 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.8 students per teacher in Kankakee. More Education