Thornton Township PUMA, IL

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Population
168,298
0.641% 1-year decline
US Senator
Dick Durbin
Democratic Party
US Senator
Tammy Duckworth
Democratic Party
Median Age
37.7

Poverty Rate
20.9%

Median Household Income
$44,619
4.3% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$104,700
1.36% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
67,778
0.752% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, Thornton Township PUMA, IL had a population of 168k people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $44,619. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Thornton Township PUMA, IL declined from 169,384 to 168,298, a -0.641% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,781 to $44,619, a 4.3% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Thornton Township PUMA, IL are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (70.9%), White (Non-Hispanic) (15%), White (Hispanic) (8.25%), Other (Hispanic) (2.99%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.23%). 12.6% of the people in Thornton Township PUMA, IL speak a non-English language, and 96.1% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL are South Suburban College (597 degrees awarded in 2017), Trenz Beauty Academy (19 degrees), and Networks Barber College (15 degrees).

The median property value in Thornton Township PUMA, IL is $104,700, and the homeownership rate is 61%. Most people in Thornton Township PUMA, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 33.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Thornton Township PUMA, IL is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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Community Mobility

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Illinois went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 55.8% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (38.8%), followed by Gary Johnson (3.79%). The most partisan county was Wayne County, IL with 84.3% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are the senators currently representing the state of Illinois. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Illinois is currently represented by 18 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Hillary Rodham Clinton
Popular Vote for Illinois
55.8% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in Illinois
  1. 84.3% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 83% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 79.1% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Illinois was Wayne County, IL with 84.3% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Illinois colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Illinois

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Dick Durbin
Senator from Illinois2
Assumed office on January 3, 1997
Tammy Duckworth
Senator from Illinois3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017

Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are the senators currently representing Illinois.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Illinois

Illinois is currently represented by 18 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Illinois have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Thornton Township PUMA, IL is home to a population of 168k people, from which 96.1% are citizens. As of 2018, 6.96% of Thornton Township PUMA, IL residents were born outside of the country (11.7k people).

In 2018, there were 4.72 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (119k people) in Thornton Township PUMA, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 25.3k White (Non-Hispanic) and 13.9k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Thornton Township PUMA, IL are Spanish (15,824 speakers), Yoruba, Twi, Igbo, or Other Languages of Western Africa (952 speakers), and French (Incl. Cajun) (457 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Thornton Township PUMA, IL
  1. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    119k ± 1.71k
  2. White (Non-Hispanic)
    25.3k ± 893
  3. White (Hispanic)
    13.9k ± 1.58k
12.2%
Hispanic Population
20.5k people

In 2018, there were 4.72 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (119k people) in Thornton Township PUMA, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 25.3k White (Non-Hispanic) and 13.9k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

12.2% of the people in Thornton Township PUMA, IL are hispanic (20.5k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Thornton Township PUMA, IL as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    15,824 speakers (10%)
  2. Yoruba, Twi, Igbo, or Other Languages of Western Africa
    952 speakers (0.602%)
  3. French (Incl. Cajun)
    457 speakers (0.289%)

12.6% of Thornton Township PUMA, IL citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.9%. In 2018, the most common non-English language spoken in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was Spanish. 10% of the overall population of Thornton Township PUMA, IL are native Spanish speakers. 0.602% speak Yoruba, Twi, Igbo, or Other Languages of Western Africa and 0.289% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

6.96%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
11.7k people
7.17%
2016 Foreign-Born Population
12.1k people

As of 2018, 6.96% of Thornton Township PUMA, IL residents (11.7k people) 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 Thornton Township PUMA, IL was 7.17%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Age by Nativity

37
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.8
46
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.7

In 2018, the median age of all people in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was 37.7. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 37, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 46. But people in Thornton Township PUMA, IL are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all Thornton Township PUMA, IL residents was 38.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    6,900 ± 1,997 people
  2. Nigeria
    1,345 ± 897 people
  3. Haiti
    388 ± 483 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Thornton Township PUMA, IL was Mexico, the natal country of 6,900 Thornton Township PUMA, IL residents, followed by Nigeria with 1,345 and Haiti with 388.

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Citizenship

96.1%
2018 Citizenship
96.1%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 96.1% of Thornton Township PUMA, IL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was 96.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    3,002 ± 327
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,098 ± 301
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    889 ± 202

Thornton Township PUMA, IL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.73 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Thornton Township PUMA, IL is $44,619. In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was Northfield & New Trier Townships PUMA, IL with a value of $130,036, followed by Vernon, Moraine, West Deerfield & Libertyville (Southeast) Townships PUMA, IL and Kane County (West) PUMA, IL, with respective values of $124,455 and $113,088.

Males in Thornton Township PUMA, IL have an average income that is 1.13 times higher than the average income of females, which is $44,442. The income inequality in Thornton Township PUMA, IL (measured using the Gini index) is 0.408, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Thornton Township PUMA, IL employs 67.8k people. The largest industries in Thornton Township PUMA, IL are Restaurants & Food Services (4,112 people), Elementary & secondary schools (3,984 people), and Hospitals (3,609 people), and the highest paying industries are Public finance activities ($93,388), Sugar & confectionery products ($92,834), and Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping & payroll services ($81,201).

Wages

Median Household Income

$44,619
2018 value
± $1,396
4.3%
1 Year Growth
± 4.42%

Households in Thornton Township PUMA, IL have a median annual income of $44,619, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $42,781 in 2017, which represents a 4.3% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$50,140
Average Male Salary in Thornton Township PUMA, IL
± $5,073
$44,442
Average Female Salary in Thornton Township PUMA, IL
± $4,807

In 2017, full-time male employees in Thornton Township PUMA, IL made 1.13 times more than female employees.

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

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Thornton Township PUMA, IL
  1. Two or More Races
    $44,714 ± $29,411
  2. Black
    $38,988 ± $3,707
  3. White
    $38,753 ± $5,737

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Thornton Township PUMA, IL workers was Two or More Races. These workers were paid 1.15 times more than Black workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Thornton Township PUMA, IL.

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Wage Distribution

0.408
2017 Wage GINI in Thornton Township PUMA, IL
0.416
2016 Wage GINI in Thornton Township PUMA, IL

In 2017, the income inequality in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was 0.408 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.89% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Thornton Township PUMA, IL was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Thornton Township PUMA, IL in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was Northfield & New Trier Townships PUMA, IL with a value of $130,036, followed by Vernon, Moraine, West Deerfield & Libertyville (Southeast) Townships PUMA, IL and Kane County (West) PUMA, IL, with respective values of $124,455 and $113,088.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 35 - 44
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

20.9% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Thornton Township PUMA, IL (34.8k out of 166k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 35 - 44, followed by Females 6 - 11 and then Females 25 - 34.

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. Black
    26,438 ± 1,376
  2. Hispanic
    5,704 ± 637
  3. White
    5,581 ± 549

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

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

67.8k
2017 Value
0.752%
1 Year growth
± 0.752%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Thornton Township PUMA, IL grew at a rate of 0.752%, from 67.3k employees to 67.8k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Thornton Township PUMA, IL, are Nursing, psychiatric, & home health aides (2,324 people), Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,259 people), and Cashiers (1,855 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Thornton Township PUMA, IL.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Thornton Township PUMA, IL, by number of employees, are Nursing, psychiatric, & home health aides (2,324 people), Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,259 people), and Cashiers (1,855 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Thornton Township PUMA, IL has an unusually high number of residents working as Transportation attendants, except flight attendants (11.3 times higher than expected), Postal service clerks (8.02 times), and Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges (5.76 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Thornton Township PUMA, IL, by average salary, are Other Computer Occupations ($99,970), Firstline supervisors of construction trades & extraction workers ($92,654), and Sales representatives, services, all other ($92,538).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

67.8k
2017 Value
0.752%
1 Year growth
± 0.752%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Thornton Township PUMA, IL grew at a rate of 0.752%, from 67.3k employees to 67.8k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Thornton Township PUMA, IL, are Restaurants & Food Services (4,112 people), Elementary & secondary schools (3,984 people), and Hospitals (3,609 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Thornton Township PUMA, IL, though some of these residents may live in Thornton Township PUMA, 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 Thornton Township PUMA, IL, by number of employees, are Restaurants & Food Services (4,112 people), Elementary & secondary schools (3,984 people), and Hospitals (3,609 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Thornton Township PUMA, IL has an unusually high number of Railroad rolling stock manufacturing (8.51 times higher than expected), Bus service & urban transit (7.33 times), and Rail transportation (5.82 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Thornton Township PUMA, IL, by average salary, are Public finance activities ($93,388), Sugar & confectionery products ($92,834), and Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping & payroll services ($81,201).

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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 in Illinois
$1.31T
Projected 2045 Value in Illinois
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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Education

In 2017, universities in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL awarded 631 degrees. The student population of Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL is skewed towards women, with 1,400 male students and 2,691 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL are Black or African American (374 and 59.3%), followed by White (137 and 21.7%), Hispanic or Latino (96 and 15.2%), and Two or More Races (10 and 1.58%).

The largest universities in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL by number of degrees awarded are South Suburban College (597 and 94.6%), Trenz Beauty Academy (19 and 3.01%), and Networks Barber College (15 and 2.38%).

The most popular majors in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL are Liberal Arts & Sciences (115 and 18.2%), Biological & Physical Sciences (105 and 16.6%), and Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant (59 and 9.35%).

The median tuition costs in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 115 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 105 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 24 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 115 degree-majorss awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 597 degrees awarded
  2. 19 degrees awarded
  3. 15 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2017, the Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL institution with the largest number of graduating students was South Suburban College with 597 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

176
Degrees Awarded to Men
455
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 176 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL, which is 0.387 times less than the 455 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Black or African American
    374 degrees awarded
  2. White
    137 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    96 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL were to Black or African American students. These 374 degrees mean that there were 2.73 times more Black or African American students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, White, with 137 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was $104,700 in 2018, which is 0.456 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $103,300 to $104,700, a 1.36% increase. The homeownership rate in Thornton Township PUMA, IL is 61%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Thornton Township PUMA, IL have an average commute time of 33.9 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Thornton Township PUMA, IL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$104,700
2018 Median
± $2,512
$103,300
2017 Median
± $2,339

In 2018, the median property value in Thornton Township PUMA, IL grew to to $104,700 from the previous year's value of $103,300.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Thornton Township PUMA, 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 Thornton Township PUMA, IL the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

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Household Income

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$44,619
Median Household Income
± $1,396
61.3k
Number of Households
± 1,725

In 2018, the median household income of the 61.3k households in Thornton Township PUMA, IL grew to $44,619 from the previous year's value of $42,781.

The following chart displays the households in Thornton Township PUMA, 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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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

61%
2018 Homeownership
61%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 61% of the housing units in Thornton Township PUMA, IL were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 61%.

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

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Commute Time

33.9 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Thornton Township PUMA, IL have a longer commute time (33.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 5.04% of the workforce in Thornton Township PUMA, IL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    74.7%
  2. Public Transit
    11.5%
  3. Carpooled
    7.14%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was Drove Alone (74.7%), followed by those who Public Transit (11.5%) and those who Carpooled (7.14%).

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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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Thornton Township PUMA, IL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Thornton Township PUMA, IL have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Health

90.5% of the population of Thornton Township PUMA, IL has health coverage, with 40.9% on employee plans, 30.4% on Medicaid, 10.5% on Medicare, 7.68% on non-group plans, and 0.94% on military or VA plans.

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

Primary care physicians in Illinois 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, St. Clair County and Stephenson 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 in Illinois

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).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Illinois in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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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

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Illinois.
$8,262
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Illinois
$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

9.47%
Uninsured
40.9%
Employer Coverage
30.4%
Medicaid
10.5%
Medicare
7.68%
Non-Group
0.94%
Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Thornton Township PUMA, IL declined by 28.3% from 13.2% to 9.47%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Thornton Township PUMA, 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

St. Clair County and Stephenson 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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