Hickory Hills is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 14,122 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hickory Hills is the 174th largest community in Illinois.
Hickory Hills real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Hickory Hills house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Hickory Hills is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hickory Hills is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hickory Hills who work in office and administrative support (14.24%), sales jobs (13.92%), and teaching (5.33%).
Also of interest is that Hickory Hills has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Hickory Hills, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.36 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The education level of Hickory Hills citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.07% of adults in Hickory Hills have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hickory Hills in 2010 was $25,576, which is middle income relative to Illinois, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,304 for a family of four. However, Hickory Hills contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hickory Hills is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hickory Hills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hickory Hills residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Hickory Hills also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.12% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hickory Hills include Irish, German, Italian, and Lithuanian.
In addition, Hickory Hills has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (25.16%).
The most common language spoken in Hickory Hills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Arabic.