Central City 72 Excellent
Central City Livability #337 ranked city in Illinois#10,612 ranked city in the USARanks better than 63% of areas
A+ Central City Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
A- Central City Cost of Living Cost of living is 19% lower than Illinois
Central City
8020% less expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Central City cost of living
A- Central City Crime Total crime is 46% lower than Illinois
Total crime
1,22751% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 8251% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
Central City crime
F Central City Employment Household income is 38% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$36,50034% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$18,44538% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%18% higher than the US average
Central City employment
C Central City Housing Home value is 69% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$54,10071% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$68528% lower than the US average
Home ownership
71%12% higher than the US average
Central City real estate or Central City rentals
F Central City Schools HS graduation rate is 12% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
74%10% lower than the US average
School test scores
17%65% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Central City K-12 schools
N/A Central City User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Central City
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n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      Central City transportation information

      StatisticCentral CityIllinoisNational
      Average one way commute19min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work86.2%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool10.4%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.7%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.0%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home1.8%4.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Central City, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).