Rantoul, IL

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Population

13,190

0.363% decline

Median Age

32.6


Median Household Income

$43,605

6.27% growth

Poverty Rate

19.8%


Number of Employees

5,823

3.13% decline

Median Property Value

$88,600

0.225% decline

About

In 2017, Rantoul, IL had a population of 13.2k people with a median age of 32.6 and a median household income of $43,605. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Rantoul, IL declined from 13,238 to 13,190, a -0.363% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,031 to $43,605, a 6.27% increase.

The population of Rantoul, IL is 62% White Alone, 19.8% Black or African American Alone, and 11.5% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Rantoul, IL speak a non-English language, and 96.1% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Rantoul, IL is $88,600, and the homeownership rate is 51.7%. Most people in Rantoul, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Rantoul, IL is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Rantoul, IL employs 5.82k people. The largest industries in Rantoul, IL are Manufacturing (1,241 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (869 people), and Retail Trade (857 people), and the highest paying industries are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($80,547), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting ($80,547), and Wholesale Trade ($45,103).

Median household income in Rantoul, IL is $43,605. Males in Rantoul, 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 Rantoul, IL (measured using the Gini index) is 0.483, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$43,605

2017 value

± $3,868

6.27%

1 Year Growth

± 11.5%

Households in Rantoul, IL have a median annual income of $43,605, 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 $41,031 in 2016, which represents a 6.27% 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 Illinois made 1.37 times more than female 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 Illinois 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 Rantoul, 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 102.04

  2. Census Tract 101

  3. Census Tract 103

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Rantoul, IL was Census Tract 102.04 with a value of $54,125, followed by Census Tract 101 and Census Tract 103, with respective values of $40,938 and $37,386.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females < 5

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

19.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Rantoul, IL (2.52k out of 12.7k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females < 5, followed by Females 45 - 54 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

    1,969 ± 336

  2. Black

    432 ± 151

  3. Hispanic

    391 ± 197

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

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

5.82k

2017 Value

± 547

-3.13%

1 Year decline

± 14.2%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Rantoul, IL declined at a rate of -3.13%, from 6.01k employees to 5.82k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Rantoul, IL, are Production Occupations (936 people), Sales & Related Occupations (643 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (586 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Rantoul, IL.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Rantoul, IL, by number of employees, are Production Occupations (936 people), Sales & Related Occupations (643 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (586 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Rantoul, IL has an unusually high number of residents working as Material Moving Occupations (3.56 times higher than expected), Production Occupations (2.77 times), and Community & Social Service Occupations (2.19 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Rantoul, IL, by median earnings, are Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations ($81,016), Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($61,667), and Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($61,250).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

5.82k

2017 Value

± 547

-3.13%

1 Year decline

± 14.2%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Rantoul, IL declined at a rate of -3.13%, from 6.01k employees to 5.82k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Rantoul, IL, are Manufacturing (1,241 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (869 people), and Retail Trade (857 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Rantoul, IL, though some of these residents may live in Rantoul, 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 Rantoul, IL, by number of employees, are Manufacturing (1,241 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (869 people), and Retail Trade (857 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Rantoul, IL has an unusually high number of Manufacturing (2.11 times higher than expected), Wholesale Trade (1.68 times), and Utilities (1.52 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Rantoul, IL, by median earnings, are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($80,547), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting ($80,547), and Wholesale Trade ($45,103).

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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 ($75B) and Pharmaceuticals ($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

91.4% of the population of Rantoul, IL has health coverage, with 41.2% on employee plans, 22.8% on Medicaid, 11.2% on Medicare, 14% on non-group plans, and 2.17% on military or VA plans.

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

Primary care physicians in Rantoul, 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%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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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

8.61%

Uninsured

41.2%

Employer Coverage

22.8%

Medicaid

11.2%

Medicare

14%

Non-Group

2.17%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Rantoul, IL declined by 16.3% from 10.3% to 8.61%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Rantoul, 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

Rantoul, IL is home to a population of 13.2k people, from which 96.1% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Rantoul, IL residents were born outside of the country (831 people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Rantoul, IL is composed of 8.18k White Alone residents (62%), 2.61k Black or African American Alone residents (19.8%), 1.52k Hispanic or Latino residents (11.5%), 557 Two or More Races residents (4.22%), 308 Asian Alone residents (2.34%), 24 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.182%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), and 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Rantoul, IL are N/A.

Age

Age by Nativity

31

Median Native-Born Age

± 2.8

43

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 7.7

In 2017, the median age of all people in Rantoul, IL was 32.6. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 31, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 43. But people in Rantoul, IL are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Rantoul, IL residents was 32.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

2017 Foreign-Born Population

  1. N/A%

    831 people

  2. N/A%

    N/A people

As of 2017, N/A% of Rantoul, IL residents (831 people) were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Rantoul, IL was N/A%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

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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 Illinois was Mexico, the natal country of 669,904 Illinois residents, followed by India with 147,732 and Poland with 136,910.

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Citizenship

96.1%

2017 Citizenship

95.9%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 96.1% of Rantoul, IL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Rantoul, IL was 95.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    8.18k ± 578

  2. Black or African American Alone

    2.61k ± 372

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    1.52k ± 566

In 2017, there were 3.13 times more White Alone residents (8.18k people) in Rantoul, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.61k Black or African American Alone and 1.52k Hispanic or Latino residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

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

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  2. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  3. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

N/A% of Rantoul, IL citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is approximately the same as the national average of 21.8%. In N/A, the most common non-English language spoken in Rantoul, IL was N/A. N/A% of the overall population of Rantoul, IL are native N/A speakers. N/A% speak N/A and N/A% speak N/A, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    449 ± 138

  2. Gulf War (1990s)

    173 ± 77

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    105 ± 81

Rantoul, IL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.6 times greater than any other conflict.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Rantoul, IL was $88,600 in 2017, which is 0.407 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $88,800 to $88,600, a 0.225% decrease. The homeownership rate in Rantoul, IL is 51.7%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Rantoul, IL have an average commute time of 21.3 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Rantoul, IL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$43,605

Median Household Income

± $3,868

4.96k

Number of Households

± 466

In 2017, the median household income of the 4.96k households in Rantoul, IL grew to $43,605 from the previous year's value of $41,031.

The following chart displays the households in Rantoul, 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

$88,600

2017 Median

± $5,497

$88,800

2016 Median

± $6,503

In 2017, the median property value in Rantoul, IL declined from to $88,600 from the previous year's value of $88,800.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Rantoul, 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 Rantoul, IL the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

51.7%

2017 Homeownership

50.3%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 51.7% of the housing units in Rantoul, IL were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 50.3%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Rantoul, 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 Rantoul, IL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Rantoul, IL have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Commute Time

21.3 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Rantoul, IL have a shorter commute time (21.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 2.9% of the workforce in Rantoul, IL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    77.5%

  2. Carpooled

    12.9%

  3. Walked

    3.09%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Rantoul, IL was Drove Alone (77.5%), followed by those who Carpooled (12.9%) and those who Walked (3.09%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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