Cherry, IL

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Population

463

3.14% decline

Median Age

42.3


Median Household Income

$51,071

16.6% decline

Poverty Rate

10.8%


Number of Employees

206

12.7% decline

Median Property Value

$89,200

9.45% growth

About

In 2017, Cherry, IL had a population of 463 people with a median age of 42.3 and a median household income of $51,071. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Cherry, IL declined from 478 to 463, a -3.14% decrease and its median household income declined from $61,250 to $51,071, a -166% decrease.

The population of Cherry, IL is 100% White Alone, 0% Two or More Races, and 0% Asian Alone. 3.4% of the people in Cherry, IL speak a non-English language, and 100% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Cherry, IL is $89,200, and the homeownership rate is 81.3%. Most people in Cherry, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Cherry, IL is 2 cars per household.

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Economy

The economy of Cherry, IL employs 206 people. The largest industries in Cherry, IL are Retail Trade (46 people), Manufacturing (42 people), and Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services (25 people), and the highest paying industries are Construction ($63,125), Finance & Insurance ($47,500), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($47,500).

Median household income in Cherry, IL is $51,071. Males in Cherry, IL have an average income that is 1.37 times higher than the average income of females, which is $52,403. The income inequality in Cherry, IL (measured using the Gini index) is 0.483, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$51,071

2017 value

± $13,000

-166%

1 Year Growth

± 61.1%

Households in Cherry, IL have a median annual income of $51,071, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $61,250 in 2016, which represents a -166% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$71,579

Average Male Salary

± $1,160

$52,403

Average Female Salary

± $852

In 2017, full-time male employees in Cherry, IL made 1.37 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Cherry, IL by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $65,613 ± $3,132

  2. White

    $56,297 ± $776

  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $46,947 ± $14,340

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Cherry, IL workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.17 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Cherry, IL is from Illinois.

0.483

2017 Wage GINI

0.481

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Illinois was 0.483 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.351% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Illinois was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Illinois in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Illinois across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 9647

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Cherry, IL was Census Tract 9647 with a value of $60,156, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Males < 5

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

10.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Cherry, IL (50 out of 461 people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males < 5, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Males 6 - 11.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    50 ± 52

  2. Black

    0 ± 56

  3. Native American

    0 ± 56

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Cherry, IL is White, followed by Black and Native American.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

206

2017 Value

± 75

-127%

1 Year decline

± 56%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Cherry, IL declined at a rate of -127%, from 236 employees to 206 employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Cherry, IL, are Production Occupations (41 people), Sales & Related Occupations (33 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (25 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Cherry, IL.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Cherry, IL, by number of employees, are Production Occupations (41 people), Sales & Related Occupations (33 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (25 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Cherry, IL has an unusually high number of residents working as Production Occupations (3.43 times higher than expected), Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (2.97 times), and Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Occupations (2.67 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Cherry, IL, by median earnings, are Healthcare Practitioners & Technical Occupations ($83,750), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($83,750), and Construction & Extraction Occupations ($63,125).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

206

2017 Value

± 75

-127%

1 Year decline

± 56%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Cherry, IL declined at a rate of -127%, from 236 employees to 206 employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Cherry, IL, are Retail Trade (46 people), Manufacturing (42 people), and Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services (25 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Cherry, IL, though some of these residents may live in Cherry, IL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Cherry, IL, by number of employees, are Retail Trade (46 people), Manufacturing (42 people), and Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services (25 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Cherry, IL has an unusually high number of Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services (2.8 times higher than expected), Manufacturing (2.01 times), and Wholesale Trade (1.99 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Cherry, IL, by median earnings, are Construction ($63,125), Finance & Insurance ($47,500), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($47,500).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Illinois to other states, or from other states to Illinois.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $76.6B

  2. $75B

  3. $66.8B

In 2015, the top outbound Illinois product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $76.6B, followed by Gasoline with $75B and Pharmaceuticals and $66.8B.

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Illinois products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$871B

2015 Value

$1.31T

Projected 2045 Value

50.5% growth

In 2015, total outbound Illinois trade was $871B. This is expected to increase 50.5% to $1.31T by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Illinois trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Illinois to other states, or from other states to Illinois.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $63.2B

  2. $48.1B

  3. $32.6B

In 2015, the top outbound Illinois domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Indiana with $63.2B, followed by Wisconsin with $48.1B and Michigan and $32.6B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Illinois shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

98.5% of the population of Cherry, IL has health coverage, with 50.5% on employee plans, 23.8% on Medicaid, 13% on Medicare, 9.72% on non-group plans, and 1.51% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Cherry, IL was $8,262 in 2014. This is a 4.44% increase from the previous year ($7,911).

Primary care physicians in Cherry, IL see 1240 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.322% decrease from the previous year (1244 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1332 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 526 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Stephenson County and St. Clair County have the highest prevalence of diabetes (12.7%). Additionally, Stephenson County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (35.7%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,240 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Illinois see an average of 1,240 patients per year. This represents a 0.322% decrease from the previous year (1,244 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$8,262

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,875

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$4,959

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,116

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Illinois (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.44%, from $7,911 to $8,262.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

1.51%

Uninsured

50.5%

Employer Coverage

23.8%

Medicaid

13%

Medicare

9.72%

Non-Group

1.51%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Cherry, IL declined by 9.67% from 1.67% to 1.51%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Cherry, IL changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 12.7% prevalence

  2. 12.7% prevalence

  3. 12% prevalence

Stephenson County and St. Clair County have the highest prevalence of diabetes in Illinois, at 12.7%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Illinois by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Cherry, IL is home to a population of 463 people, from which 100% are citizens. As of 2017, 0.432% of Cherry, IL residents were born outside of the country.

The ethnic composition of the population of Cherry, IL is composed of 463 White Alone residents (100%), 0 Two or More Races residents (0%), 0 Asian Alone residents (0%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), 0 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0%), 0 Black or African American Alone residents (0%), 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%), and 0 Hispanic or Latino residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Cherry, IL are Tagalog (13 speakers), Polish (1 speakers), and French Creole (0 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

N/A

Median Native-Born Age

± N/A

N/A

Median Foreign-Born Age

± N/A

In 2017, the median age of all people in Cherry, IL was 42.3. Native-born citizens, with a median age of N/A, were generally N/A than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of N/A. But people in Cherry, IL are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Cherry, IL residents was 37.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

0.432%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

1.05%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

As of 2017, 0.432% of Cherry, IL residents were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Cherry, IL was 1.05%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    669,904 ± 19,564 people

  2. India

    147,732 ± 9,382 people

  3. Poland

    136,910 ± 9,036 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Cherry, IL was Mexico, the natal country of 669,904 Cherry, IL residents, followed by India with 147,732 and Poland with 136,910.

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Citizenship

100%

2017 Citizenship

99%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 100% of Cherry, IL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Cherry, IL was 99%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    463 ± 94

  2. Two or More Races

    0 ± 15.6

  3. Asian Alone

    0 ± 11

In 2017, there were N/A times more White Alone residents (463 people) in Cherry, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 0 Two or More Races and 0 Asian Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Cherry, IL as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Tagalog

    13 speakers (3.16%)

  2. Polish

    1 speakers (0.243%)

  3. French Creole

    0 speakers (0%)

3.4% of Cherry, IL citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. In 2015, the most common non-English language spoken in Cherry, IL was Tagalog. 3.16% of the overall population of Cherry, IL are native Tagalog speakers. 0.243% speak Polish and 0% speak Tagalog, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    18 ± 22

  2. Gulf War (1990s)

    3 ± 12

  3. Korea

    3 ± 12

Cherry, IL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 6 times greater than any other conflict.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Cherry, IL was $89,200 in 2017, which is 0.41 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $81,500 to $89,200, a 9.45% increase. The homeownership rate in Cherry, IL is 81.3%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Cherry, IL have an average commute time of 21.7 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Cherry, IL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$51,071

Median Household Income

± $13,000

182

Number of Households

± 42

In 2017, the median household income of the 182 households in Cherry, IL declined from $51,071 from the previous year's value of $61,250.

The following chart displays the households in Cherry, IL distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$89,200

2017 Median

± $20,808

$81,500

2016 Median

± $15,648

In 2017, the median property value in Cherry, IL grew to to $89,200 from the previous year's value of $81,500.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Cherry, IL compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Cherry, IL the largest share of households have a property value in the $125k - $150k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Cherry, IL distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Cherry, IL the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

81.3%

2017 Homeownership

81.4%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 81.3% of the housing units in Cherry, IL were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 81.4%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Cherry, IL compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Cherry, IL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Cherry, IL have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

21.7 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Cherry, IL have a shorter commute time (21.7 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 4% of the workforce in Cherry, IL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    95.6%

  2. Worked At Home

    2.44%

  3. Carpooled

    1.95%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Cherry, IL was Drove Alone, followed by those who Worked At Home and those who Carpooled.

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