Centralia 56 Poor
Centralia Livability #1,191 ranked city in Illinois#25,643 ranked city in the USARanks better than 12% of areas

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A+ Centralia Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
A- Centralia Cost of Living Cost of living is 19% lower than Illinois
8020% less expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Centralia cost of living
F Centralia Crime Total crime is 171% higher than Illinois
Total crime
6,112146% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 17146% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
15%Year over year crime is up
Centralia crime
F Centralia Employment Household income is 45% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$32,61341% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$20,25632% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%59% higher than the US average
Centralia employment
D+ Centralia Housing Home value is 65% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$61,90066% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$59637% lower than the US average
Home ownership
65%2% higher than the US average
Centralia real estate or Centralia rentals
F Centralia Schools HS graduation rate is 3% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
83%1% lower than the US average
School test scores
26%47% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
17:16% higher than the US average
Centralia K-12 schools
F Centralia User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in Centralia
Overall user rating
44% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
70% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
13% 2 total surveys
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      Centralia transportation information

      Average one way commute18min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work80.1%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool11.9%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.9%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.5%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk3.9%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home1.1%4.4%4.6%

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