Winthrop Harbor is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 6,673 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Winthrop Harbor is the 288th largest community in Illinois.
Winthrop Harbor is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Winthrop Harbor is a village of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Winthrop Harbor who work in office and administrative support (16.22%), sales jobs (10.56%), and management occupations (10.16%).
Also of interest is that Winthrop Harbor has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Overall, Winthrop Harbor’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
One downside of living in Winthrop Harbor, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.79 minutes every day commuting to work.
The education level of Winthrop Harbor citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.53% of adults in Winthrop Harbor have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Winthrop Harbor in 2010 was $40,254, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $161,016 for a family of four.
Winthrop Harbor is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Winthrop Harbor home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Winthrop Harbor residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Winthrop Harbor include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Winthrop Harbor is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Greek.