Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL

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2022 Population
168,701
13.8% 1-year growth
US Senator
Dick Durbin
Democratic Party
US Senator
Tammy Duckworth
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
36.9
4.24% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
10.7%
7.97% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$74,702
22.3% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$247,300
12.9% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
67,414
6.3% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL had a population of 169k people with a median age of 36.9 and a median household income of $74,702. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL grew from 148,252 to 168,701, a 13.8% increase and its median household income grew from $61,097 to $74,702, a 22.3% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL are White (Hispanic) (23.6%), Other (Hispanic) (22.5%), White (Non-Hispanic) (20.9%), Two+ (Hispanic) (16%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.2%).

60.4% of the households in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

87.2% of the residents in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL are City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College (1,036 degrees awarded in 2022) and HVAC Technical Institute (131 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL was $247,300, and the homeownership rate was 78%.

Most people in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 35.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL is home to a population of 169k people, from which 87.2% are citizens. As of 2022, 26.7% of Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL residents were born outside of the country (45k people).

In 2022, there were 1.05 times more White (Hispanic) residents (39.8k people) in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 38k Other (Hispanic) and 35.3k White (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL are Spanish (83,657 households), Polish (6,852 households), and Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (1,352 households).

Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
77,827
Women
49.9%
78,257
Men
50.1%

The resident population of United States in 2022 was 156,084 inhabitants, with 50.1% men, and 49.9% women.

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Citizenship

87.2%
2022 Citizenship
84.4%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 87.2% of Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL was 84.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL
  1. White (Hispanic)
    39.8k ± 3.27k
  2. Other (Hispanic)
    38k ± 3.72k
  3. White (Non-Hispanic)
    35.3k ± 2.12k
64.3%
Hispanic Population
108k people

In 2022, there were 1.05 times more White (Hispanic) residents (39.8k people) in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 38k Other (Hispanic) and 35.3k White (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

64.3% of the people in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL are hispanic (108k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL as a share of the total population.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    28,989 ± 3,772 people
  2. Poland
    3,040 ± 1,340 people
  3. China
    1,351 ± 898 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL was Mexico, the natal country of 28,989 Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL residents, followed by Poland with 3,040 and China with 1,351.

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Foreign-Born Population

26.7%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
45k people
30.2%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
44.8k people

As of 2022, 26.7% of Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL residents (45k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL was 30.2%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    83,657 households (52.7%)
  2. Polish
    6,852 households (4.32%)
  3. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    1,352 households (0.852%)

60.4% of the households in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is higher than the national average of 21.7%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2022, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL was Spanish. 52.7% of the households in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,200 ± 251
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    866 ± 267
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    677 ± 241

Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.39 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL employs 67.4k people. The largest industries in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL are Elementary & secondary schools (5,608 people), Restaurants & Food Services (4,944 people), and Construction (3,992 people), and the highest paying industries are Electric power generation, transmission & distribution ($165,208), Periodical, book, & directory publishers ($138,667), and Water, steam, air-conditioning, & irrigation systems ($120,231).

Males in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL have an average income that is 1.1 times higher than the average income of females, which is $57,949. The income inequality in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL (measured using the Gini index) is 0.396, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
27,113
Women
43.8%
34,841
Men
56.2%

The workforce of Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL in 2020 was 61,954 people, with 43.8% woman, and 56.2% men.

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Occupations

67.4k
2022 Value
6.3%
1 Year growth
± 6.3%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL grew at a rate of 6.3%, from 63.4k employees to 67.4k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,565 people), Janitors & building cleaners (2,472 people), and Customer service representatives (2,151 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

67.4k
2022 Value
6.3%
1 Year growth
± 6.3%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL grew at a rate of 6.3%, from 63.4k employees to 67.4k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL, are Elementary & secondary schools (5,608 people), Restaurants & Food Services (4,944 people), and Construction (3,992 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL, though some of these residents may live in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$46,857
Median earning men ± $1,863
$38,750
Median earning women ± $2,309

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($138,654), Public Administration ($97,315), and Information ($62,904).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Public Administration ($71,779), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($52,563), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($50,439).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
2.47%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 6.03M people employed in Illinois. This represents a 2.47% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 13%.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Illinois went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 57.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (40.6%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.1%).

Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are the senators currently representing the state of Illinois. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Illinois is currently represented by 17 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Illinois

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Dick Durbin
Senator from Illinois2
Assumed office on January 3, 1997
Tammy Duckworth
Senator from Illinois3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017

Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are the senators currently representing Illinois.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Illinois

Illinois is currently represented by 17 members in the U.S. house.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL awarded 1,167 degrees. The student population of Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 2,436 male students and 2,558 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL are Hispanic or Latino (685 and 59.2%), followed by White (254 and 21.9%), Black or African American (190 and 16.4%), and Two or More Races (15 and 1.3%).

The largest universities in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL by number of degrees awarded are City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College (1,036 and 88.8%) and HVAC Technical Institute (131 and 11.2%).

The most popular majors in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL are Liberal Arts & Sciences (355 and 30.4%), Electrician (329 and 28.2%), and HVAC Maintenance (106 and 9.08%).

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2022 there were 4,994 students enrolled in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL, 48.8% men and 51.2% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in Hispanic or Latino with 4,009 records, of which 53.2% were women and 46.8% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 178 degrees awarded
  2. 170 degrees awarded
  3. 9 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL was Electrician with 178 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 1,036 degrees awarded
  2. 131 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College with 1,036 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2022, 695 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL, which is 1.47 times more than the 472 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was Hispanic or Latino students. These 685 degrees mean that there were 2.7 times more degrees awarded to Hispanic or Latino students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, White, with 254 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 2-year ($11,520) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,920) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2022, 2.29% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 2.38% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (39.8k), Some college (23.1k), and Secondary Education (22k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL was $247,300 in 2022, which is 0.877 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $219,000 to $247,300, a 12.9% increase. The homeownership rate in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL is 78%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL have an average commute time of 35.3 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL is $74,702. In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL was Cook County (Northeast)--Northfield & New Trier Townships PUMA, IL with a value of $149,789, followed by Lake County (Southeast)--Vernon, Moraine & West Deerfield Townships PUMA, IL and Lake County (Southwest)--Ela, Fremont, Wauconda & Cuba Townships PUMA, IL, with respective values of $149,702 and $130,927.

Property

$247,300
Median Property Value 2022
±$3,304
$42,699
Median Property Taxes
±$1,609

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

78%
Homeownership
2022
63.9%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 78% of the housing units in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 71%.

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Income by Location

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In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL was Cook County (Northeast)--Northfield & New Trier Townships PUMA, IL with a value of $149,789, followed by Lake County (Southeast)--Vernon, Moraine & West Deerfield Townships PUMA, IL and Lake County (Southwest)--Ela, Fremont, Wauconda & Cuba Townships PUMA, IL, with respective values of $149,702 and $130,927.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$74,702
Median Household Income
± $2,665
54.8k
Number of Households
± 2,028

In 2022, the median household income of the 54.8k households in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL grew to $74,702 from the previous year's value of $61,097.

The following chart displays the households in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

0.396
2022 Wage GINI in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL
0.377
2021 Wage GINI in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL

In 2022, the income inequality in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL was 0.396 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 5.23% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (67.2%)
  2. Carpooled (13%)
  3. Public Transit (9.81%)

In 2022, 67.2% of workers in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (13%) and those who used public transit to get to work (9.81%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

35.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL have a longer commute time (35.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 3.4% of the workforce in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

10.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL (18k out of 167k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 6 - 11, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Females 25 - 34.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL is Hispanic, followed by White and Other.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

89.6% of the population of Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL has health coverage, with 51% on employee plans, 19.1% on Medicaid, 10.9% on Medicare, 8.29% on non-group plans, and 0.313% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Illinois see 1231 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.806% decrease from the previous year (1241 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1221 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 372 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,231 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Illinois

Primary care physicians in Illinois see an average of 1,231 patients per year. This represents a 0.806% decrease from the previous year (1,241 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Illinois in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 26% under 18 years, 21.6% between 18 and 34 years, 38.7% between 35 and 64 years, and 13.7% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.4% were men and 50.6% were women.

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Uninsured People

10.4%
Uninsured
51%
Employer Coverage
19.1%
Medicaid
10.9%
Medicare
8.29%
Non-Group
0.313%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL declined by 3.4% from 10.8% to 10.4%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Chicago City (Southwest)--Ashburn, Garfield Ridge, West Lawn, Clearing & West Elsdon PUMA, IL changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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