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0.3% decline
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6.7% decline
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3.08% decline
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5.42% decline


The economy of Hometown, IL employs 2,110 people. The economy of Hometown, IL is specialized in Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting; Utilities; and Retail trade, which employ respectively 2.29; 1.73; and 1.61 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Hometown, IL are Retail trade (394), Healthcare & Social Assistance (291), and Manufacturing (257), and the highest paying industries are Finance & Insurance ($67,738), Admin., Support, Waste Management Services ($51,821), and Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($42,344).

Median household income in Hometown, IL is $42,383. Males in Hometown, IL have an average income that is 1.27 times higher than the average income of females, which is $45,879. The income inequality of Hometown, IL (measured using the Gini index) is 0.407 which is lower than the national average.


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Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Hometown, IL. In Cook County, IL the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 25-34, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 94 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $10,353. St. Clair County, IL has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Illinois.


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The closest comparable data for the census place of Hometown, IL is from the county of Cook County, IL.

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Hometown, IL is home to a population of 4,343 people, from which 98.6% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Hometown, IL is composed of 3,889 White residents (89.5%), 298 Hispanic residents (6.86%), 81 Other residents (1.87%), 58 Two+ residents (1.34%), and 16 Black residents (0.37%). The most common foreign languages in Hometown, IL are Spanish (249 speakers), Polish (23 speakers), and Other Slavic (11 speakers), but compared to other places, Hometown, IL has a relative high number of Scandinavian (9 speakers), Polish (23 speakers), and Other Slavic (11 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Worth & Calumet Townships PUMA, IL awarded 672 degrees. The student population of Worth & Calumet Townships PUMA, IL is skewed towards females, with 164 male students and 508 female students. Most students in Worth & Calumet Townships PUMA, IL are White (440 and 65.5%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (118 and 17.6%), Black or African American (67 and 10%), and Asian (16 and 2.38%). The largest universities in Worth & Calumet Townships PUMA, IL by number of graduates are Trinity Christian College (388 and 57.7%), Fox College (219 and 32.6%), and Cameo Beauty Academy (41 and 6.1%). The most popular majors in Worth & Calumet Townships PUMA, IL are Elementary Education & Teaching (47 and 6.99%), Registered Nursing (39 and 5.8%), and General Psychology (32 and 4.76%). The median tuition costs in Worth & Calumet Townships PUMA, IL are N/A for private four year colleges, and $27,200 and $27,200 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Hometown, IL is $104,600, which is 0.51 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value decreased from $110,600 to $104,600, a 5.42% increase. The homeownership rate of Hometown, IL is 81.5%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Hometown, IL have an average commute time of 30.1 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Hometown, IL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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