Austin 60 Below average
Austin Livability #47 ranked neighborhood in Chicago#47 ranked neighborhood in IllinoisRanks better than 22% of areas
A+ Austin Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
C- Austin Cost of Living Cost of living is 2% higher than Illinois
Austin
100same as the US average
Chicago
11010% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Austin cost of living
F Austin Crime Total crime is 179% higher than Illinois
Total crime
6,528153% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 16153% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-3%Year over year crime is down
Austin crime
F Austin Employment Household income is 39% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$36,12435% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$16,96243% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
10%114% higher than the US average
Austin employment
B- Austin Housing Home value is 14% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$149,59819% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$84411% lower than the US average
Home ownership
40%37% lower than the US average
Austin real estate or Austin rentals
F Austin Schools HS graduation rate is 11% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
75%10% lower than the US average
School test scores
12%76% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Austin K-12 schools
B+ Austin User Ratings There are a total of 4 ratings in Austin
Overall user rating
76% 4 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
74% 3 total surveys
all Austin poll results

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      Austin transportation information

      StatisticAustinChicagoIllinois
      Average one way commuten/a34min29min
      Workers who drive to work58.2%49.5%73.4%
      Workers who carpool7.0%8.2%8.3%
      Workers who take public transit28.4%27.8%9.2%
      Workers who bicycle0.3%1.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.8%6.7%3.1%
      Working from home2.7%4.5%4.4%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)02 (2)10
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)01 (8)32

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      Source: The Austin, Chicago, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).