Bradley is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 15,617 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Bradley is the 157th largest community in Illinois.
Bradley is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bradley is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bradley who work in office and administrative support (13.18%), sales jobs (10.19%), and food service (9.27%).
In terms of college education, Bradley is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.15% of adults 25 and older in Bradley have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Bradley in 2010 was $26,257, which is upper middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $105,028 for a family of four. However, Bradley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Bradley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bradley residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bradley include Irish, French , Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Bradley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.