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Thornton, IL

Cook County, Illinois

Latitude: 41.571484     Longitude: -87.611743
Population 2,458 (2005)
Elevation of Thornton, Illinois: 603 feet



General Economic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1775185, place: Thornton village, Illinois)

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over: 2,034 (100%)
In labor force: 1,299 (63.86%)
--Civilian labor force: 1,299 (63.86%)
----Employed: 1,259 (61.9%)
----Unemployed: 40 (1.97%)
------Percent of civilian labor force: 3.1%
--Armed Forces: 0 (0%)
Not in labor force: 735 (36.14%)
Females 16 years and over: 1,082 (53.2%)
In labor force: 606 (29.79%)
--Civilian labor force: 606 (29.79%)
----Employed: 590 (29.01%)
Own children under 6 years: 188 (9.24%)
All parents in family in labor force: 93 (4.57%)

COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over: 1,244 (100%)
Car, truck, or van - - drove alone: 1,065 (85.61%)
Car, truck, or van - - carpooled: 58 (4.66%)
Public transportation (including taxicab): 82 (6.59%)
Walked: 27 (2.17%)
Other means: 0 (0%)
Worked at home: 12 (0.96%)
Mean travel time to work: 26.1 minutes

OCCUPATION
Employed civilian population 16 years and over: 1,259 (100%)
Management, professional, and related occupations: 257 (20.41%)
Service occupations: 172 (13.66%)
Sales and office occupations: 410 (32.57%)
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations.: 0 (0%)
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations: 203 (16.12%)
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations: 217 (17.24%)

INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining: 11 (0.87%)
Construction: 133 (10.56%)
Manufacturing: 157 (12.47%)
Wholesale trade.: 38 (3.02%)
Retail trade: 201 (15.97%)
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities: 122 (9.69%)
Information: 30 (2.38%)
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing: 78 (6.2%)
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services: 90 (7.15%)
Educational, health and social services: 195 (15.49%)
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services: 76 (6.04%)
Other services (except public administration): 76 (6.04%)
Public administration: 52 (4.13%)

CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers: 1,116 (88.64%)
Government workers: 90 (7.15%)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business: 53 (4.21%)
Unpaid family workers: 0 (0%)

INCOME IN 1999
Households: 1,010 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 33 (3.27%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 57 (5.64%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 114 (11.29%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 126 (12.48%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 208 (20.59%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 216 (21.39%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 137 (13.56%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 90 (8.91%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 17 (1.68%)
$200,000 or more: 12 (1.19%)
Median household income: $46,778

With earnings: 768 (76.04%)
--Mean earnings: $61,120
With Social Security income: 340 (33.66%)
--Mean Social Security income: $13,513
With Supplemental Security Income: 29 (2.87%)
--Mean Supplemental Security Income: $4,503
With public assistance income: 23 (2.28%)
--Mean public assistance income: $1,043
With retirement income: 218 (21.58%)
--Mean retirement income: $17,285

Families: 714 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 16 (2.24%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 7 (0.98%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 63 (8.82%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 74 (10.36%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 151 (21.15%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 192 (26.89%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 118 (16.53%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 68 (9.52%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 17 (2.38%)
$200,000 or more: 8 (1.12%)
Median family income: $55,104

Per capita income: $22,899

Median earnings (dollars)
Male full-time, year-round workers: $45,577
Female full-time, year-round workers: $30,417

POVERTY STATUS IN 1999
Families: 16 (2.24%)
--With related children under 18 years: 7 (0.98%)
----With related children under 5 years: 3 (0.42%)
Families with female householder, no husband present: 0 (0%)
--With related children under 18 years: 0 (0%)
----With related children under 5 years: 0 (0%)
Individuals: 75 (10.5%)
--18 years and over: 52 (7.28%)
----65 years and over: 17 (2.38%)
--Related children under 18 years: 18 (2.52%)
----Related children 5 to 17 years: 15 (2.1%)
--Unrelated individuals 15 years and over: 25 (3.5%)

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