Winthrop Harbor is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 6,818 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, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Winthrop Harbor who work in office and administrative support (17.34%), sales jobs (10.75%), and management occupations (10.05%).
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.
The population of Winthrop Harbor overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Winthrop Harbor, 24.43% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Winthrop Harbor in 2010 was $34,143, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $136,572 for a family of four. However, Winthrop Harbor contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Winthrop Harbor include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Winthrop Harbor is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.