Round Lake Beach is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 27,852 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Round Lake Beach is the 74th largest community in Illinois.
Round Lake Beach is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Round Lake Beach is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Round Lake Beach who work in office and administrative support (14.35%), sales jobs (11.02%), and maintenance occupations (8.55%).
One downside of living in Round Lake Beach is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Round Lake Beach, the average commute to work is 33.76 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The percentage of adults in Round Lake Beach with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.08% of adults in Round Lake Beach have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Round Lake Beach in 2010 was $19,978, which is low income relative to Illinois, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,912 for a family of four. However, Round Lake Beach contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Round Lake Beach is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Round Lake Beach home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Round Lake Beach, accounting for 47.73% of the village’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Round Lake Beach residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Round Lake Beach include Irish, Polish, Italian, and English.
In addition, Round Lake Beach has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (27.92%).
The most common language spoken in Round Lake Beach is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.