Des Plaines, Illinois 

4 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps

Chicago Gifts

Economy in Des Plaines, Illinois

Des Plaines has an unemployment rate of 7.0%. The US average is 6.0%.

Des Plaines has seen the job market decrease by -0.2% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 26.2%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Des Plaines
- The Sales Tax Rate for Des Plaines is 10.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Des Plaines is 5.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Des Plaines
- The average income of a Des Plaines resident is $31,299 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Des Plaines resident is $65,953 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYDes Plaines, IllinoisUnited States
  7.0%6.0%
  -9.4%-6.2%
  26.2%33.5%
  10.0%6.2%
  5.0%4.6%
  $32,212$31,177
  $67,415$57,652
  $83,440$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.1%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  6.3%6.2%
  13.3%10.4%
  3.7%2.7%
  12.1%11.6%
  6.6%4.1%
  0.5%0.9%
  2.3%2.1%
  5.6%4.7%
  2.1%1.9%
  7.1%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.2%4.3%
  7.9%9.3%
  13.4%13.8%
  2.4%2.2%
  5.7%7.4%
  4.8%4.9%
  2.0%4.8%
ECONOMY MAP
  • Unemployment Rate (US Avg: 6%)
Select Map Options
  • Unemployment Rate
  • Median HH Income
  • Recent Job Growth
  • Income < $15k
  • Income > $200k
  • Reset Map

  • View More Data >

    Reviews for Des Plaines    4 Reviews
    too high - 2/5/2010
    low... Read More

    Start Your Review of Des Plaines


    Des Plaines - 4/30/2009
    The historic center of des plaines is also downtown. Fairly easy commute to Chicago. The metra is right there. Also there is the Des Plaines public library with a great... Read More

    DP Climate - 3/20/2007
    Changing of the seasons is good. But it's too cold for too... Read More


    View More Data >

    COMPARE COST OF LIVING
    Compare Des Plaines, Illinois to any other place in the USA.


    MAPS OF DES PLAINES, ILLINOIS
    Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.Des_Plaines,Illinois Map
    ZIP CODES IN DES PLAINES, ILLINOIS
    60018


    PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP

    Members receive 10 FREE city profile downloads a month, unlimited access to our detailed cost of living calculator and analysis, unlimited access to our DataEngine, and more.

    Try Now
    Join BestPlaces