Hometown 85 Exceptional
Hometown Livability #18 ranked city in Illinois#1,159 ranked city in the USARanks better than 96% of areas
A+ Hometown Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B- Hometown Cost of Living Cost of living is 7% lower than Illinois
Hometown
919% less expensive than the US average
Illinois
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Hometown cost of living
A+ Hometown Crime Total crime is 82% lower than Illinois
Total crime
42284% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 23784% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-45%Year over year crime is down
Hometown crime
D Hometown Employment Household income is 28% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$42,38323% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$24,24119% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%8% lower than the US average
Hometown employment
B Hometown Housing Home value is 40% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$104,60043% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$43654% lower than the US average
Home ownership
81%28% higher than the US average
Hometown real estate or Hometown rentals
F Hometown Schools HS graduation rate is 3% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
82%1% lower than the US average
School test scores
25%50% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
13:118% lower than the US average
Hometown K-12 schools
A+ Hometown User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Hometown
Overall user rating
100% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
100% 1 total surveys
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      StatisticHometownIllinoisNational
      Average one way commute31min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work82.9%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool4.1%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit5.9%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk3.5%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home3.6%4.4%4.6%

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