Oblong 63 Below average
Oblong Livability #810 ranked city in Illinois#19,867 ranked city in the USARanks better than 32% of areas
D+ Oblong Amenities Some amenities close to this location
A- Oblong Cost of Living Cost of living is 18% lower than Illinois
8119% less expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Oblong cost of living
F Oblong Crime Total crime is 1% higher than Illinois
Total crime
2,2669% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 459% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
141%Year over year crime is up
Oblong crime
D Oblong Employment Household income is 37% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$37,33033% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$22,76524% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%29% lower than the US average
Oblong employment
B Oblong Housing Home value is 65% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$61,30067% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$48849% lower than the US average
Home ownership
79%25% higher than the US average
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F Oblong Schools HS graduation rate is 2% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
83%equal to the US average
School test scores
32%35% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
28:175% higher than the US average
Oblong K-12 schools
N/A Oblong User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Oblong
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      Oblong transportation information

      Average one way commute22min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work76.3%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool18.3%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.4%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home2.0%4.4%4.6%

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