Joy 61 Below average
Joy Livability #959 ranked city in Illinois#22,303 ranked city in the USARanks better than 23% of areas
F Joy Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
B+ Joy Cost of Living Cost of living is 15% lower than Illinois
8317% less expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Joy cost of living
F Joy Crime Total crime is 43% higher than Illinois
Total crime
3,22029% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3229% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
Joy crime
D- Joy Employment Household income is 22% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$46,25016% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$24,84117% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%30% higher than the US average
Joy employment
B Joy Housing Home value is 62% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$66,70064% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$62534% lower than the US average
Home ownership
78%23% higher than the US average
Joy real estate or Joy rentals
F Joy Schools HS graduation rate is 2% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
83%equal to the US average
School test scores
40%20% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Joy K-12 schools
N/A Joy User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Joy
Overall user rating
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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      Joy transportation information

      Average one way commute30min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work87.5%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool7.3%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.1%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home2.6%4.4%4.6%

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