Essex 60 Below average
Essex Livability #1,001 ranked city in Illinois#22,957 ranked city in the USARanks better than 21% of areas
F Essex Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
D+ Essex Cost of Living Cost of living is 4% higher than Illinois
Essex
1022% more expensive than the US average
Illinois
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Essex cost of living
A+ Essex Crime Total crime is 100% lower than Illinois
Total crime
0100% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in n/a100% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-100%Year over year crime is down
Essex crime
D- Essex Employment Household income is 12% higher than Illinois
Median household income
$66,25020% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$25,27415% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%59% higher than the US average
Essex employment
D Essex Housing Home value is 9% higher than Illinois
Median home value
$189,8003% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,0218% higher than the US average
Home ownership
91%42% higher than the US average
Essex real estate or Essex rentals
C- Essex Schools HS graduation rate is 2% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
83%1% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
F Essex User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Essex
Overall user rating
25% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
25% 1 total surveys
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      Essex transportation information

      StatisticEssexIllinoisNational
      Average one way commute37min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work86.9%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool10.0%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.0%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home1.2%4.4%4.6%

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