Joliet, Illinois 

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Economy in Joliet, Illinois

Joliet has an unemployment rate of 5.2%. The US average is 3.9%.

Joliet 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 26.3%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Joliet
- The Sales Tax Rate for Joliet is 8.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Joliet 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 Joliet
- The average income of a Joliet resident is $24,461 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Joliet resident is $62,008 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYJoliet, IllinoisUnited States
  5.2%3.9%
  -0.2%1.6%
  26.3%33.5%
  8.8%7.3%
  5.0%4.6%
  $25,812$31,177
  $63,359$57,652
  $73,269$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  6.0%6.2%
  12.0%10.4%
  3.4%2.7%
  12.5%11.6%
  7.0%4.1%
  1.2%0.9%
  1.7%2.1%
  4.1%4.7%
  1.4%1.9%
  3.8%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  5.9%4.3%
  7.7%9.3%
  12.9%13.8%
  2.4%2.2%
  8.5%7.4%
  4.3%4.9%
  4.8%4.8%
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    Reviews for Joliet    7 Reviews
    BEST PLACE TO LIVE - 4/8/2014
    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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    joliet the town - 3/5/2014
    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

    Culture and Recreation - 6/13/2012
    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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    ZIP CODES IN JOLIET, ILLINOIS
    60435 60586 60431

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