Lombard, IL

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Living in Lombard

Lombard is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 44,523 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Lombard is the 36th largest community in Illinois.

Lombard real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Lombard house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Lombard is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lombard is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lombard who work in office and administrative support (13.09%), management occupations (12.63%), and sales jobs (9.29%).

Also of interest is that Lombard has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Like elsewhere in America, most people in Lombard use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Lombard‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the train. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.

The education level of Lombard ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Lombard, 47.54% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Lombard in 2018 was $39,218, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $156,872 for a family of four. However, Lombard contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Lombard is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Lombard home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lombard residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lombard include German, Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Lombard is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.