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Romeoville is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 39,679 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Romeoville is the 44th largest community in Illinois. Romeoville has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Romeoville, where the median household income is $66,705.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Romeoville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Romeoville is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Romeoville who work in office and administrative support (15.11%), sales jobs (10.48%) and management occupations (6.16%).
Also of interest is that Romeoville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Romeoville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Romeoville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Romeoville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.88 minutes every day commuting to work.
In terms of college education, Romeoville is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.41% of adults 25 and older in the village have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Romeoville in 2010 was $22,695, 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 $90,780 for a family of four. However, Romeoville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Romeoville is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Romeoville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Romeoville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Romeoville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 31.82% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Romeoville include German, Irish, Polish, Italian, English and Lithuanian.
Romeoville also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 20.75%.
The languages spoken by people in Romeoville are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Romeoville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Polish and Tagalog.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||11,747|
|ROMEOVILLE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||82.91%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||17.09%|
|TYPE OF ROMEOVILLE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||69.24%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||21.30%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||1.21%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||8.04%|
|SIZE OF ROMEOVILLE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.36%|
|AGE OF ROMEOVILLE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||44.57%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||34.68%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||20.06%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.70%|
|ROMEOVILLE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$190,248|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,423|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||1.83%|
|$54,001 - $109,000||5.78%|
|$109,001 - $218,000||62.94%|
|$218,001 - $327,000||26.54%|
|$327,001 - $435,000||2.53%|
|$435,001 - $544,000||0.27%|
|$544,001 - $816,000||0.00%|
|$816,001 - $1,088,000||0.00%|
|PEOPLE OF ROMEOVILLE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.93%|
|5 TO 17||23.72%|
|18 TO 24||10.18%|
|25 TO 34||14.62%|
|35 TO 54||28.59%|
|55 TO 64||7.42%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||8.55%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||87.22%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$66,705|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$22,695|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||8.84%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (13.19%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (3.94%)
Public Service (2.72%)
Information Technology (2.02%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||8.77%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.70%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||12.84%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||4.73%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||31.82%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (14.10%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (62.80%)
Other Indo-European (1.44%)
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