Addison is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 37,208 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Addison is the 52nd largest community in Illinois.
Addison real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Addison house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Addison is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Addison is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Addison who work in office and administrative support (15.28%), sales jobs (10.61%), and management occupations (8.19%).
The percentage of adults in Addison who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.76% of the adults in Addison have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Addison in 2010 was $24,695, which is middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,780 for a family of four. However, Addison contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Addison is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Addison home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Addison residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Addison also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 40.17% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Addison include Polish, German, Irish, and Greek.
Addison also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 33.13%.
The most common language spoken in Addison is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.