Thornton Township PUMA, IL

Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA)

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2020 Population
165,305
0.966% 1-year decline
US Senator
Dick Durbin
Democratic Party
US Senator
Tammy Duckworth
Democratic Party
2020 Median Age
37.2
0.268% 1-year decrease
2020 Poverty Rate
20%
1.96% 1-year increase
2020 Median Household Income
$50,245
7.48% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$112,000
4.77% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
68,869
0.0261% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Thornton Township PUMA, IL had a population of 165k people with a median age of 37.2 and a median household income of $50,245. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Thornton Township PUMA, IL declined from 166,917 to 165,305, a −0.966% decrease and its median household income grew from $46,750 to $50,245, a 7.48% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Thornton Township PUMA, IL are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (70.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (13%), White (Hispanic) (8.75%), Other (Hispanic) (3.14%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.82%).

13.5% of the households in Thornton Township PUMA, IL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

96.4% of the residents in Thornton Township PUMA, IL are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL are South Suburban College (684 degrees awarded in 2020), Trenz Beauty Academy (111 degrees), and Networks Barber College (18 degrees).

In 2020, the median property value in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was $112,000, and the homeownership rate was 62.8%. Most people in Thornton Township PUMA, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 34.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Thornton Township PUMA, IL is home to a population of 165k people, from which 96.4% are citizens. As of 2020, 7.36% of Thornton Township PUMA, IL residents were born outside of the country (12.2k people).

In 2020, there were 5.41 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (116k people) in Thornton Township PUMA, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 21.4k White (Non-Hispanic) and 14.5k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Thornton Township PUMA, IL are Spanish (16,382 households), Yoruba, Twi, Igbo, or Other Languages of Western Africa (886 households), and Vietnamese (489 households).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Thornton Township PUMA, IL
  1. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    116k ± 2.2k
  2. White (Non-Hispanic)
    21.4k ± 1.47k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    14.5k ± 1.43k
13.9%
Hispanic Population
22.9k people

In 2020, there were 5.41 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (116k people) in Thornton Township PUMA, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 21.4k White (Non-Hispanic) and 14.5k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

13.9% of the people in Thornton Township PUMA, IL are hispanic (22.9k people).

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    16,382 households (10.6%)
  2. Yoruba, Twi, Igbo, or Other Languages of Western Africa
    886 households (0.572%)
  3. Vietnamese
    489 households (0.316%)

13.5% of the households in Thornton Township PUMA, IL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2020, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was Spanish. 10.6% of the households in Thornton Township PUMA, IL reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

7.36%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
12.2k people
7.26%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
12.1k people

As of 2020, 7.36% of Thornton Township PUMA, IL residents (12.2k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was 7.26%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

36
Median Native-Born Age
± 1.1
48
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 2.5

In 2020, the median age of all people in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was 37.2. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 36, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 48. But people in Thornton Township PUMA, IL are getting getting younger. In 2019, the average age of all Thornton Township PUMA, IL residents was 37.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    7,673 ± 2,100 people
  2. Nigeria
    840 ± 710 people
  3. Philippines
    353 ± 461 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Thornton Township PUMA, IL was Mexico, the natal country of 7,673 Thornton Township PUMA, IL residents, followed by Nigeria with 840 and Philippines with 353.

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Citizenship

96.4%
2020 Citizenship
96%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 96.4% of Thornton Township PUMA, IL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was 96%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,284 ± 347
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    1,015 ± 266
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    867 ± 245

Thornton Township PUMA, IL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.25 times greater than any other conflict.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Illinois, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Illinois (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Illinois. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Illinois.

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Community Mobility

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Economy

Median household income in Thornton Township PUMA, IL is $50,245. In 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was Vernon, Moraine, West Deerfield & Libertyville (Southeast) Townships PUMA, IL with a value of $138,417, followed by Northfield & New Trier Townships PUMA, IL and DuPage & Wheatland Townships PUMA, IL, with respective values of $130,865 and $114,796.

Males in Thornton Township PUMA, IL have an average income that is 1.04 times higher than the average income of females, which is $47,079. The income inequality in Thornton Township PUMA, IL (measured using the Gini index) is 0.403, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Thornton Township PUMA, IL employs 68.9k people. The largest industries in Thornton Township PUMA, IL are Restaurants & Food Services (4,589 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,974 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,324 people), and the highest paying industries are Scientific research & development services ($114,460), Business, professional, political, & similar organizations ($95,999), and National security & international affairs ($88,576).

Wages

Median Household Income

$50,245
2020 value
± $2,111
7.48%
1 Year Growth
± 4.93%

Households in Thornton Township PUMA, IL have a median annual income of $50,245, which is less than the median annual income of $64,994 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $46,750 in 2019, which represents a 7.48% annual growth.

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Wage by Sex in Common Jobs

$49,007
Average Male Salary in Thornton Township PUMA, IL
± $5,470
$47,079
Average Female Salary in Thornton Township PUMA, IL
± $4,906

In 2020, full-time male employees in Thornton Township PUMA, IL made 1.04 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the sex-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
    $42,078 ± $27,802
  2. White
    $41,249 ± $6,865
  3. Other
    $40,304 ± $11,406

In 2020 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Thornton Township PUMA, IL workers was Two or More Races. These workers were paid 1.02 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Thornton Township PUMA, IL.

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Wage Distribution

0.403
2020 Wage GINI in Thornton Township PUMA, IL
0.406
2019 Wage GINI in Thornton Township PUMA, IL

In 2020, the income inequality in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was 0.403 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.667% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Thornton Township PUMA, IL was lower than than the national average of 0.478. 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 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was Vernon, Moraine, West Deerfield & Libertyville (Southeast) Townships PUMA, IL with a value of $138,417, followed by Northfield & New Trier Townships PUMA, IL and DuPage & Wheatland Townships PUMA, IL, with respective values of $130,865 and $114,796.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Thornton Township PUMA, IL colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Sex

Females 6 - 11
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

20% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Thornton Township PUMA, IL (32.6k out of 163k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 6 - 11, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 35 - 44.

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
    24,054 ± 1,540
  2. White
    5,933 ± 696
  3. Hispanic
    5,277 ± 745

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

68.9k
2020 Value
0.0261%
1 Year growth
± 0.0261%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Thornton Township PUMA, IL grew at a rate of 0.0261%, from 68.9k employees to 68.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Thornton Township PUMA, IL, are Cashiers (2,365 people), Laborers & freight, stock, & material movers, hand (2,064 people), and Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,941 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 Cashiers (2,365 people), Laborers & freight, stock, & material movers, hand (2,064 people), and Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,941 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Thornton Township PUMA, IL has an unusually high number of residents working as Subway, streetcar, & other rail transportation workers (21.3 times higher than expected), Locomotive engineers & operators (9.99 times), and Transportation attendants, except flight attendants (9.99 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Thornton Township PUMA, IL, by average salary, are Software developers ($158,690), Sales representatives of services, except advertising, insurance, financial services, and travel ($151,743), and Civil engineers ($126,453).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

68.9k
2020 Value
0.0261%
1 Year growth
± 0.0261%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Thornton Township PUMA, IL grew at a rate of 0.0261%, from 68.9k employees to 68.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Thornton Township PUMA, IL, are Restaurants & Food Services (4,589 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,974 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,324 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 (4,589 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,974 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,324 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Thornton Township PUMA, IL has an unusually high number of Bus service & urban transit (8.26 times higher than expected), Rail transportation (8.25 times), and Sugar & confectionery products (5.71 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Thornton Township PUMA, IL, by average salary, are Scientific research & development services ($114,460), Business, professional, political, & similar organizations ($95,999), and National security & international affairs ($88,576).

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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. $138B
  2. $87.2B
  3. $79.8B

In 2020, the top outbound Illinois product (by dollars) was Electronics with $138B, followed by Pharmaceuticals ($87.2B) and Mixed freight ($79.8B).

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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$1.03T
2020 Value in Illinois
$1.94T
Projected 2050 Value in Illinois
88.6% growth

In 2020, total outbound Illinois trade was $1.03T. This is expected to increase 88.6% to $1.94T by 2050.

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. $77.4B
  2. $56.8B
  3. $46.1B

In 2020, the top outbound Illinois domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Indiana with $77.4B, followed by Wisconsin with $56.8B and California and $46.1B.

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

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Illinois went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 57.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (40.6%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.1%). The most partisan county was Wayne County, IL with 84.6% 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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Joseph R Biden Jr.
Popular Vote for Illinois
57.5% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in Illinois
  1. 84.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 84.2% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 81.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2020 presidential election, the most partisan county in Illinois was Wayne County, IL with 84.6% 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.

The following chart shows elected senators in Illinois over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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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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Education

In 2020, universities in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL awarded 813 degrees. The student population of Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL is skewed towards women, with 1,248 male students and 2,405 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL are Black or African American (456 and 56.1%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (169 and 20.8%), White (157 and 19.3%), and Asian (12 and 1.48%).

The largest universities in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL by number of degrees awarded are South Suburban College (684 and 84.1%), Trenz Beauty Academy (111 and 13.7%), and Networks Barber College (18 and 2.21%).

The most popular majors in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL are Liberal Arts & Sciences (346 and 42.6%), Nail Specialist & Manicurist (82 and 10.1%), and Emergency Medical Technician (EMT Paramedic) (47 and 5.78%).

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 167 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 38 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 24 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 167 degrees 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. 684 degrees awarded
  2. 111 degrees awarded
  3. 18 degrees awarded

In 2020, the Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL institution with the largest number of graduating students was South Suburban College with 684 degrees awarded.

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Student Sex for Common Institutions

245
Degrees Awarded to Men
568
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2020, 245 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL, which is 0.431 times less than the 568 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the sex disparity between the institutions in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Black or African American
    456 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    169 degrees awarded
  3. White
    157 degrees awarded

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Cook County (Southeast)--Thornton Township PUMA, IL was Black or African American students. These 456 degrees mean that there were 2.7 times more degrees awarded to Black or African American students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 169 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Thornton Township PUMA, IL was $112,000 in 2020, which is 0.487 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $106,900 to $112,000, a 4.77% increase. The homeownership rate in Thornton Township PUMA, IL is 62.8%, which is lower than the national average of 64.4%. People in Thornton Township PUMA, IL have an average commute time of 34.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. 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

$112,000
2020 Median
± $2,674
$106,900
2019 Median
± $2,057

In 2020, the median property value in Thornton Township PUMA, IL grew to to $112,000 from the previous year's value of $106,900.

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 $100k - $125k range.

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Household Income

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$50,245
Median Household Income
± $2,111
60.9k
Number of Households
± 2,109

In 2020, the median household income of the 60.9k households in Thornton Township PUMA, IL grew to $50,245 from the previous year's value of $46,750.

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 < $10k 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

62.8%
2020 Homeownership
61.8%
2019 Homeownership

In 2020, 62.8% of the housing units in Thornton Township PUMA, IL were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 61.8%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 64.4%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Thornton Township PUMA, IL compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

34.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Thornton Township PUMA, IL have a longer commute time (34.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 4.73% of the workforce in Thornton Township PUMA, IL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (71.9%)
  2. Public Transit (10.8%)
  3. Carpooled (8.31%)

In 2020, 71.9% of workers in Thornton Township PUMA, IL drove alone to work, followed by those who used public transit to get to work (10.8%) and those who carpooled to work (8.31%).

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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 false.

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Health

90.4% of the population of Thornton Township PUMA, IL has health coverage, with 40.8% on employee plans, 30.1% on Medicaid, 11.1% on Medicare, 7.37% on non-group plans, and 0.942% 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 1241 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.72% decrease from the previous year (1250 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1242 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 408 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Wayne County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (19.9%). Additionally, Vermilion County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (43.2%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,241 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Illinois

Primary care physicians in Illinois see an average of 1,241 patients per year. This represents a 0.72% decrease from the previous year (1,250 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

9.63%
Uninsured
40.8%
Employer Coverage
30.1%
Medicaid
11.1%
Medicare
7.37%
Non-Group
0.942%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Thornton Township PUMA, IL grew by 1.96% from 9.45% to 9.63%.

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. 19.9% prevalence
  2. 18.5% prevalence
  3. 18.3% prevalence

Wayne County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Illinois, at 19.9%.

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

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