Wheaton, Illinois 

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Economy in Wheaton, Illinois

Wheaton has an unemployment rate of 3.2%. The US average is 3.7%.

Wheaton 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 27.7%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Wheaton
- The Sales Tax Rate for Wheaton is 8.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Wheaton 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 Wheaton
- The average income of a Wheaton resident is $42,106 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Wheaton resident is $84,833 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYWheaton, IllinoisUnited States
  3.2%3.7%
  -0.2%1.6%
  27.7%33.5%
  8.0%6.2%
  5.0%4.6%
  $46,614$31,177
  $95,238$57,652
  $120,426$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.1%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  3.0%6.2%
  10.0%10.4%
  4.0%2.7%
  9.1%11.6%
  3.2%4.1%
  0.6%0.9%
  3.0%2.1%
  8.1%4.7%
  1.7%1.9%
  11.6%6.7%
  0.4%0.1%
  3.1%4.3%
  15.2%9.3%
  10.5%13.8%
  2.9%2.2%
  5.2%7.4%
  5.6%4.9%
  2.8%4.8%
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    Reviews for Wheaton    12 Reviews
    Safe Place to Live - 7/20/2013
    Wheaton is a pretty safe place to live. There are few major crimes that occur each year. It scored an 80 out of 1000 on City Data information.... Read More

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    Beautiful Place to Live, But Something is Missing - 6/28/2012
    We moved here from the fast pace of a big city in another state and immediately loved the small town feel to Wheaton. It is a very nice place to live, and there is a lot... Read More

    property taxes - 7/16/2009
    Housing is expensive but real estate taxes are even higher. I can no longer afford to live... Read More


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