Justice, IL


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Living in Justice

Justice is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 12,968 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Justice is the 189th largest community in Illinois.

Unlike some villages, Justice isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Justice are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Justice is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Justice who work in office and administrative support (14.53%), sales jobs (10.11%), and maintenance occupations (8.73%).

In Justice, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.14 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.

In Justice, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Justice is a relatively small village. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.

The citizens of Justice are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.34% of adults in Justice have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Justice in 2010 was $21,785, which is lower middle income relative to Illinois, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,140 for a family of four. However, Justice contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Justice is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Justice home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Justice residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Justice also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 17.85% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Justice include German, Irish, Italian, and English.

Justice also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 23.94%.

The most common language spoken in Justice is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.