Educational Attainment in the Chicago Area (Metro Area)

Educational Attainment#1

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
Chicago Area
Illinois
0%10%20%30%40%CountHigher Degree1H.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma243.158874%40.688958%43.158874%43.2%2,745,3232.75M44.477933%47.607923%44.477933%44.5%2,829,2282.83M12.363193%11.703119%12.363193%12.4%786,419786k

Relative Educational Attainment#2

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older, as percentage more or less than Illinois at large.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
-5%0%+5%%ref.Higher Degree1H.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma26.070234%6.070234%+6.1%43.159%43.2%40.689%40.7%-6.574514%-6.574514%-6.6%44.478%44.5%47.608%47.6%5.640158%5.640158%+5.6%12.363%12.4%11.703%11.7%

Detailed Educational Attainment#3

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
Chicago Area
Illinois
0%5%10%15%20%25%CountDoctorate1Professional1Master's1Bachelor's1Associate's1Some CollegeHigh School2Some H.S.3Less than H.S.3None1.316985%1.238042%1.316985%1.3%83,77383.8k2.450900%2.128463%2.450900%2.5%155,901156k10.266406%9.288090%10.266406%10.3%653,043653k22.027442%20.239064%22.027442%22.0%1,401,1591.40M7.097141%7.795299%7.097141%7.1%451,447451k20.049159%21.069856%20.049159%20.0%1,275,3211.28M24.428774%26.538067%24.428774%24.4%1,553,9071.55M6.329443%6.426465%6.329443%6.3%402,614403k4.678563%4.082135%4.678563%4.7%297,602298k1.355186%1.194519%1.355186%1.4%86,20386.2k

Detailed Relative Educational Attainment#4

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older, as percentage more or less than Illinois at large.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
-10%0%+10%%ref.Doctorate1Professional1Master's1Bachelor's1Associate's1Some CollegeHigh School2Some H.S.3Less than H.S.3None6.376389%6.376389%+6.4%1.317%1.32%1.238%1.24%15.148800%15.148800%+15.1%2.451%2.45%2.128%2.13%10.533011%10.533011%+10.5%10.266%10.3%9.288%9.29%8.836271%8.836271%+8.8%22.027%22.0%20.239%20.2%-8.956143%-8.956143%-9.0%7.097%7.10%7.795%7.80%-4.844345%-4.844345%-4.8%20.049%20.0%21.070%21.1%-7.948179%-7.948179%-7.9%24.429%24.4%26.538%26.5%-1.509718%-1.509718%-1.5%6.329%6.33%6.426%6.43%14.610688%14.610688%+14.6%4.679%4.68%4.082%4.08%13.450428%13.450428%+13.5%1.355%1.36%1.195%1.19%

Educational Attainment Sex Ratio#5

Percentage more likely men or women are to have various highest levels of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
More Females More Males
Illinois
Chicago Area
5%0%5%10%FMHigher Degree1H.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma2-4.402080%-5.360756%-4.402080%4%44.049%44.0%42.191%42.2%1.883657%1.821620%1.883657%2%44.080%44.1%44.910%44.9%8.651041%11.379562%8.651041%9%11.871%11.9%12.898%12.9%

Detailed Educational Attainment Sex Ratio#6

Percentage more likely men or women are to have various highest levels of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
More Females More Males
Illinois
Chicago Area
20%0%20%40%FMDoctorate1Professional1Master's1Bachelor's1Associate's1Some CollegeHigh School2Some H.S.3Less than H.S.3None43.452425%46.757927%43.452425%43%1.090%1.09%1.564%1.56%48.364324%51.574975%48.364324%48%1.990%1.99%2.952%2.95%-19.064707%-20.561358%-19.064707%19%11.119%11.1%9.339%9.34%-0.481459%-1.621153%-0.481459%0%22.078%22.1%21.972%22.0%-22.109630%-20.160866%-22.109630%22%7.771%7.77%6.364%6.36%-1.052806%-1.467526%-1.052806%1%20.150%20.1%19.940%19.9%4.346964%4.490891%4.346964%4%23.930%23.9%24.971%25.0%12.933881%15.957707%12.933881%13%5.960%5.96%6.731%6.73%4.564648%5.538880%4.564648%5%4.578%4.58%4.787%4.79%3.535562%7.819234%3.535562%4%1.333%1.33%1.380%1.38%

Bachelor's Degrees By Age#7

Percentage of age cohort whose highest degree is a Bachelor's.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
Chicago Area
Illinois
0%5%10%15%20%25%B.X.Total65+45-6435-4425-3414.273446%12.965887%14.273446%14.3%173,682174k1,216,8191.22M20.768799%19.105869%20.768799%20.8%517,238517k2,490,4572.49M23.850062%22.670157%23.850062%23.9%306,381306k1,284,6131.28M29.498474%27.396549%29.498474%29.5%403,858404k1,369,0811.37M

Relative Bachelor's Degrees By Age#8

Percentage of population whose highest degree is a Bachelor's, as a percentage more or less than Illinois at large.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
0%2%4%6%8%10%%ref.65+45-6435-4425-3410.084608%10.084608%10.1%14.273%14.3%12.966%13.0%8.703761%8.703761%8.7%20.769%20.8%19.106%19.1%5.204662%5.204662%5.2%23.850%23.9%22.670%22.7%7.672227%7.672227%7.7%29.498%29.5%27.397%27.4%

Bachelor's Degrees Sex Ratio By Age#9

Percentage more likely men or women are to have their highest degree be a Bachelor's.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
More Females More Males
Illinois
Chicago Area
10%0%10%20%30%FM65+45-6435-4425-3430.138137%29.499401%30.138137%30.1%12.648%12.6%16.459%16.5%-4.178852%-4.991755%-4.178852%4.2%21.181%21.2%20.332%20.3%-7.427768%-9.232053%-7.427768%7.4%24.695%24.7%22.988%23.0%-9.785087%-13.555054%-9.785087%9.8%30.872%30.9%28.120%28.1%

Median Earnings by Educational Attainment#10

Among population 25 years old and over with earnings.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
Chicago Area
Illinois
$0k$20k$40k$60kCount%Graduate Degree1Bachelor's DegreeSome CollegeH.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma2Total$72,893.000000$70,220.000000$72,893.000000$72.9k892,717893k14.034%14.0%$55,142.000000$52,862.000000$55,142.000000$55.1k1,401,1591.40M22.027%22.0%$36,493.000000$35,496.000000$36,493.000000$36.5k1,726,7681.73M27.146%27.1%$30,271.000000$29,619.000000$30,271.000000$30.3k1,553,9071.55M24.429%24.4%$22,139.000000$21,827.000000$22,139.000000$22.1k786,419786k12.363%12.4%$41,170.000000$39,672.000000$41,170.000000$41.2k6,360,9706.36M100.000%100%

Median Earnings by Educational Attainment#11

By sex among population 25 years old and over with earnings.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
Female Male
Illinois
Chicago Area
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$50k$0k$50kFMGraduate Degree1Bachelor's DegreeSome CollegeH.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma2Total$-61,177.000000$-59,501.000000$-61,177.000000$61.2k$61,177.000000$30,672.000000$59,501.000000$28,082.000000$91,849.000000$91.8k470,492470k422,225422k$-45,695.000000$-43,652.000000$-45,695.000000$45.7k$45,695.000000$22,447.000000$43,652.000000$22,176.000000$68,142.000000$68.1k731,556732k669,603670k$-30,418.000000$-28,859.000000$-30,418.000000$30.4k$30,418.000000$15,015.000000$28,859.000000$15,039.000000$45,433.000000$45.4k925,159925k801,609802k$-23,651.000000$-22,757.000000$-23,651.000000$23.7k$23,651.000000$12,299.000000$22,757.000000$12,942.000000$35,950.000000$36.0k792,931793k760,976761k$-17,616.000000$-17,085.000000$-17,616.000000$17.6k$17,616.000000$8,394.000000$17,085.000000$8,768.000000$26,010.000000$26.0k393,350393k393,069393k$-34,272.000000$-32,007.000000$-34,272.000000$34.3k$34,272.000000$15,247.000000$32,007.000000$14,700.000000$49,519.000000$49.5k3,313,4883.31M3,047,4823.05M

Composition of the Armed Forces by Educational Attainment#12

Percentage of the armed forces aged 25 to 64 years old with various highest levels of educational attainment.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
Chicago Area
Illinois
0%10%20%30%40%50%CountBachelor's Degree1Some College2H.S. Diploma3No H.S. Diploma330.879143%37.111392%30.879143%30.9%1,55656.181782%53.688195%56.181782%56.2%2,83112.383409%8.879202%12.383409%12.4%6240.555666%0.321211%0.555666%0.6%28

Employment by Educational Attainment#13

Percentage of population that is employed by highest level of educational attainment among the population aged 25 to 64 years old.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
Chicago Area
Illinois
0%20%40%60%80%CountBachelor's Degree1Some College2H.S. Diploma3No H.S. Diploma383.884775%83.912975%83.884775%83.9%1,655,2061.66M75.256748%75.091230%75.256748%75.3%1,084,5251.08M67.432635%67.304135%67.432635%67.4%789,564790k57.342817%54.294691%57.342817%57.3%320,528321k

Lacking High School Diploma By Race#14

Percent of racial or ethnic group lacking a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
Female Male
Illinois
Chicago Area
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20%0%20%MFWhite1BlackAsianHispanic2Other1-5.468734%-0.030293%-6.327657%-5.499027%5.5%5.468734%6.327657%0.379849%5.468734%5.5%98,61998.6k106,240106k-12.473722%-13.097801%-12.473722%12.5%12.473722%2.350924%13.097801%3.593723%14.824647%14.8%65,50765.5k71,67871.7k-7.175238%-3.784113%-7.169332%-3.828972%-10.959351%11.0%7.175238%7.169332%7.175238%7.2%14,05514.1k24,19224.2k-34.315765%-34.433592%-34.315765%34.3%34.315765%2.618507%34.433592%2.695441%36.934272%36.9%213,021213k189,038189k-34.186582%-33.326278%-34.186582%34.2%34.186582%3.252492%33.326278%3.143695%37.439074%37.4%101,239101k88,14688.1k

College Graduates By Race#15

Percent of racial or ethnic group with a bachelor's degree or higher.
Scope: population of Illinois and the Chicago Area
Female Male
Illinois
Chicago Area
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60%40%20%0%20%40%60%MFWhite1BlackAsianHispanic2Other1-42.998160%-36.408839%-42.998160%43.0%42.998160%1.357374%36.408839%0.694466%44.355535%44.4%799,874800k830,715831k-18.267671%-5.377375%-17.123012%-5.975929%-23.645046%23.6%18.267671%17.123012%18.267671%18.3%80,72180.7k135,872136k-61.280312%-61.139244%-61.280312%61.3%61.280312%4.498064%61.139244%5.034000%65.778377%65.8%128,848129k135,272135k-11.904840%-3.389472%-11.945838%-3.365490%-15.294312%15.3%11.904840%11.945838%11.904840%11.9%68,66268.7k84,25384.3k-12.874154%-3.709515%-13.510193%-3.566229%-16.583669%16.6%12.874154%13.510193%12.874154%12.9%34,81334.8k42,75942.8k

Map of Educational Attainment by County in the Chicago Area

Coarse: Post-Secondary Degree Educational Attainment by County#16

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
18%26%33%40%47%55%

Coarse: High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County#17

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
37%44%50%56%62%68%

Coarse: No High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County#18

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
6.8%8.8%10.8%12.9%14.9%16.9%

Detailed: Doctorate Degree Educational Attainment by County#19

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.23%0.54%0.85%1.16%1.47%1.78%

Detailed: Professional Degree Educational Attainment by County#20

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.4%1.0%1.6%2.1%2.7%3.3%

Detailed: Master's Degree Educational Attainment by County#21

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
2.5%4.8%7.0%9.3%11.5%13.9%

Detailed: Bachelor's Degree Educational Attainment by County#22

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
7.2%11.6%15.8%20.1%24.4%28.7%

Detailed: Associate's Degree Educational Attainment by County#23

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
6.3%7.2%8.2%9.1%10.1%11.1%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by County#24

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
18.8%20.3%21.8%23.3%24.7%26.3%

Detailed: High School Diploma or Equivalent Educational Attainment by County#25

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
18%24%30%35%41%47%

Detailed: Some High School Educational Attainment by County#26

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
3.7%5.1%6.5%7.8%9.2%10.6%

Detailed: Less than High School Educational Attainment by County#27

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
1.5%2.7%3.8%5.0%6.2%7.4%

Detailed: None Educational Attainment by County#28

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.55%0.78%1.00%1.23%1.45%1.68%
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Map of Educational Attainment by County Subdivision in the Chicago Area

Coarse: Post-Secondary Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#29

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
4%21%37%53%69%86%

Coarse: High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#30

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
12%25%38%50%63%75%

Coarse: No High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#31

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%8%16%24%32%41%

Detailed: Doctorate Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#32

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%1.6%3.2%4.8%6.5%8.1%

Detailed: Professional Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#33

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%2.9%5.7%8.6%11.5%14.4%

Detailed: Master's Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#34

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%5%11%16%22%27%

Detailed: Bachelor's Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#35

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
1%9%16%23%30%38%

Detailed: Associate's Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#36

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%4.0%8.0%12.0%16.1%20.1%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#37

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
4%13%22%31%40%49%

Detailed: High School Diploma or Equivalent Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#38

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
5%17%29%41%53%65%

Detailed: Some High School Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#39

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%6%12%17%23%29%

Detailed: Less than High School Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#40

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%4.5%9.0%13.6%18.1%22.6%

Detailed: None Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#41

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%0.9%1.8%2.7%3.6%4.6%
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Educational Attainment by Place in the Chicago Area

There are 388 places that are fully or partially contained within the Chicago Area (382 fully and 6 partially). This section compares all 388 of those to each other, the Chicago Area, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with the Chicago Area.

No H.S. Diploma by Place#42

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the Chicago Area, selected places in the Chicago Area, and entities that contain the Chicago Area
0%10%20%30%40%Count#Stone ParkChemungCiceroHodgkinsMelrose ParkPark CitySummitEast ChicagoNorthlakeWest ChicagoWaukeganMount AyrNew ChicagoCarpentersvilleShelbyFord HeightsHarvardRound Lake BeachRound Lk BchPosenAuroraAddisonRosemontHarveyRound Lake ParkRound Lk PkPreston HeightsPreston HtsHillsideHanover ParkBerwynGreenwoodLake StationJusticeChicagoJolietBedford ParkUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesChicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro AreaChicago AreaIndianaBerkeleyIllinoisEast North CentralMidwestSalt Creek CommonsSalt Crk ComnsNorth AuroraWisconsinCountry Club HillsCountry Club HlsLake CatherineLk CatherineKnollwoodLa GrangeRiversideNapervillePlainfieldEast BrooklynPingree GroveCollegevilleMettawaOld Mill CreekOld Mill CrkSymerton45.205015%45.205015%45.2%1,334143.624161%43.624161%43.6%65240.114442%40.114442%40.1%18,78818.8k335.016026%35.016026%35.0%437432.837441%32.837441%32.8%5,143532.421105%32.421105%32.4%1,315630.219946%30.219946%30.2%2,006729.945617%29.945617%29.9%5,121828.755365%28.755365%28.8%2,211928.637678%28.637678%28.6%4,7551027.982215%27.982215%28.0%14,79014.8k1127.884615%27.884615%27.9%291227.204659%27.204659%27.2%3271326.976343%26.976343%27.0%5,9411426.556017%26.556017%26.6%641524.911452%24.911452%24.9%4221624.835372%24.835372%24.8%1,3201724.068473%24.068473%24.1%3,9791823.452863%23.452863%23.5%8111923.424721%23.424721%23.4%28,12728.1k2022.733094%22.733094%22.7%5,5032122.721268%22.721268%22.7%6882222.327444%22.327444%22.3%3,5132321.704088%21.704088%21.7%1,1312421.617418%21.617418%21.6%4172521.595900%21.595900%21.6%1,1802621.525097%21.525097%21.5%5,1292721.373918%21.373918%21.4%7,6822821.262458%21.262458%21.3%642921.209498%21.209498%21.2%1,7153016.972535%16.972535%17.0%1,3415616.905373%16.905373%16.9%309,770310k5715.156779%15.156779%15.2%13,69913.7k7214.030612%14.030612%14.0%558313.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M12.363193%12.363193%12.4%786,419786k11.923855%11.923855%11.9%517,458517k11.887727%11.887727%11.9%43211111.703119%11.703119%11.7%1,008,6081.01M10.719464%10.719464%10.7%3,363,7843.36M10.244520%10.244520%10.2%4,641,8354.64M9.868875%9.868875%9.9%1431398.660363%8.660363%8.7%1,0351668.637220%8.637220%8.6%336,096336k7.266283%7.266283%7.3%8201946.303502%6.303502%6.3%812225.606695%5.606695%5.6%672494.792519%4.792519%4.8%4922773.925482%3.925482%3.9%2363053.251388%3.251388%3.3%3,0753293.114215%3.114215%3.1%7763321.769912%1.769912%1.8%23600.000000%0.000000%0.0%03840.000000%0.000000%0.0%03850.000000%0.000000%0.0%03860.000000%0.000000%0.0%03870.000000%0.000000%0.0%0388

Bachelor's Degrees by Place#43

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of the Chicago Area, selected places in the Chicago Area, and entities that contain the Chicago Area
0%20%40%60%80%Count#KenilworthWinnetkaGlencoeBannockburnIndian CreekWilmetteHinsdaleLake ForestClarendon HillsClarendon HlsLake BluffWestern SpringsW SpgsNorthfieldDeerfieldGolfSouth BarringtonS BarringtonRiver ForestDune AcresRiverwoodsNorth BarringtonN BarringtonBeverly ShoresBeverly ShrsTower LakesHighland ParkLong GroveKildeerDeer ParkLakewoodLibertyvilleNorthbrookOak ParkLincolnshireNapervilleLincolnwoodDarienMokenaBloomingdaleChicagoChicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro AreaChicago AreaIllinoisRichton ParkAuroraUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesMidwestEast North CentralWisconsinCountrysideIndianaBristolJolietPeotoneBensenvilleForest ViewGaryEast BrooklynVeronaMount AyrKinsmanCollegevilleChemung91.115312%91.115312%91.1%1,446188.077634%88.077634%88.1%6,671286.657425%86.657425%86.7%5,001381.975737%81.975737%82.0%473481.171548%81.171548%81.2%388581.105633%81.105633%81.1%14,64214.6k679.032558%79.032558%79.0%8,496778.603567%78.603567%78.6%9,783877.804472%77.804472%77.8%4,210977.333677%77.333677%77.3%2,9991076.795316%76.795316%76.8%6,4271176.523760%76.523760%76.5%2,9631276.514286%76.514286%76.5%9,3731376.380368%76.380368%76.4%2491476.010623%76.010623%76.0%2,5761574.619289%74.619289%74.6%5,1451673.291925%73.291925%73.3%1181771.597859%71.597859%71.6%1,8731871.394231%71.394231%71.4%1,4851971.377460%71.377460%71.4%3992071.108179%71.108179%71.1%5392171.017912%71.017912%71.0%14,74914.7k2270.408553%70.408553%70.4%3,6882370.392980%70.392980%70.4%1,8452469.101633%69.101633%69.1%1,5232568.984375%68.984375%69.0%1,7662668.347156%68.347156%68.3%9,3952768.334147%68.334147%68.3%16,80216.8k2867.968772%67.968772%68.0%24,63824.6k2967.540435%67.540435%67.5%3,6333065.974095%65.974095%66.0%62,39562.4k3257.517348%57.517348%57.5%5,2225648.592245%48.592245%48.6%7,8708341.690784%41.690784%41.7%5,47411136.917067%36.917067%36.9%6,14313936.546320%36.546320%36.5%669,666670k14136.061733%36.061733%36.1%2,293,8762.29M32.893660%32.893660%32.9%2,834,8692.83M32.568807%32.568807%32.6%2,91116631.119143%31.119143%31.1%37,36637.4k17430.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M28.952816%28.952816%29.0%13,118,64213.1M28.462853%28.462853%28.5%8,931,6868.93M28.373439%28.373439%28.4%1,104,0821.10M27.246094%27.246094%27.2%1,11619424.611498%24.611498%24.6%1,068,0621.07M23.784958%23.784958%23.8%87622222.412649%22.412649%22.4%20,25720.3k23720.813129%20.813129%20.8%55824917.588710%17.588710%17.6%2,18127715.355805%15.355805%15.4%8230512.664944%12.664944%12.7%6,3733329.734513%9.734513%9.7%113604.697987%4.697987%4.7%73841.923077%1.923077%1.9%23851.449275%1.449275%1.4%13860.000000%0.000000%0.0%03870.000000%0.000000%0.0%0388

Very Advanced Degrees by Place#44

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of the Chicago Area, selected places in the Chicago Area, and entities that contain the Chicago Area
0%10%20%30%Count#Dune AcresGlencoeOak BrookWilmetteHinsdaleRiver ForestBannockburnKenilworthBurr RidgeBeverly ShoresBeverly ShrsWinnetkaGolfRiverwoodsHighland ParkLake BluffNorthfieldLake ForestBarrington HillsBarrington HlsSouth BarringtonS BarringtonDeerfieldOak ParkOgden DunesEvanstonFlossmoorLong GroveNorthbrookRiversideNorth BarringtonN BarringtonWestern SpringsW SpgsInvernessNapervilleElmhurstHomewoodChicagoChicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro AreaChicago AreaIllinoisUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesCreteMidwestEast North CentralWisconsinCrystal LakeIndianaAuroraWheelingAntiochMoneeJolietPeotoneHampshireFrankfort SquareFrankfort SqKirklandFord HeightsWilmotMount AyrEast BrooklynSymertonKinsman31.055901%31.055901%31.1%50124.051291%24.051291%24.1%1,388221.672648%21.672648%21.7%1,389320.201629%20.201629%20.2%3,647418.604651%18.604651%18.6%2,000518.578680%18.578680%18.6%1,281617.850953%17.850953%17.9%103717.769376%17.769376%17.8%282817.662368%17.662368%17.7%1,493917.173524%17.173524%17.2%961017.018748%17.018748%17.0%1,2891116.871166%16.871166%16.9%551216.666667%16.666667%16.7%4361316.544684%16.544684%16.5%3,4361415.214028%15.214028%15.2%5901514.772727%14.772727%14.8%5721614.735658%14.735658%14.7%1,8341714.670982%14.670982%14.7%4081814.340513%14.340513%14.3%4861913.657143%13.657143%13.7%1,6732013.341058%13.341058%13.3%4,8362113.278008%13.278008%13.3%1282213.179947%13.179947%13.2%6,3072313.048178%13.048178%13.0%8452412.829324%12.829324%12.8%6722512.660647%12.660647%12.7%3,1132612.042582%12.042582%12.0%7242711.682692%11.682692%11.7%2432811.279723%11.279723%11.3%9442911.213331%11.213331%11.2%646307.148824%7.148824%7.1%6,761496.714320%6.714320%6.7%1,982564.598049%4.598049%4.6%608834.485379%4.485379%4.5%82,18982.2k873.767884%3.767884%3.8%239,674240k3.366505%3.366505%3.4%290,135290k3.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M3.305204%3.305204%3.3%1881112.893416%2.893416%2.9%1,311,0191.31M2.855432%2.855432%2.9%896,039896k2.703886%2.703886%2.7%105,215105k2.609626%2.609626%2.6%7071392.359248%2.359248%2.4%102,384102k2.296917%2.296917%2.3%2,7581572.152832%2.152832%2.2%5751661.780186%1.780186%1.8%1611941.353965%1.353965%1.4%492221.142927%1.142927%1.1%1,0332341.044386%1.044386%1.0%282490.856653%0.856653%0.9%302770.645161%0.645161%0.6%383050.415369%0.415369%0.4%43320.000000%0.000000%0.0%03600.000000%0.000000%0.0%03840.000000%0.000000%0.0%03850.000000%0.000000%0.0%03860.000000%0.000000%0.0%03870.000000%0.000000%0.0%0388

Under-Education Sex Ratio by Place#45

Percentage more likely men are than women to not have a high school diploma (or equivalent) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Chicago Area, selected places in the Chicago Area, and entities that contain the Chicago Area
Female
Male
10x5x0x5x10xFM#Lk BarringtonWadsworthLk DalecarliaThird LakeLily LakeWilmotEast BrooklynHampshirePlattvilleCrystal LawnsWinnetkaFlossmoorW SpgsGolfWillow SpgsChannel LakeBristolSomersHometownSilver LakeLakemoorUniv PkLisbonLakewood ShrsDe MotteWayneMerrionette PkBig RockGreen OaksGenoaHillsideProspect HtsFrankfortWisconsinThorntonJolietSugar GroveMidwestEast North CentralAuroraIllinoisUnited StatesIndianaChicago AreaChicagoLake StationNapervilleSleepy HollowInvernessSandwichMillbrookWinfieldWilmingtonKildeerKenilworthAberdeenOgden DunesMcCook-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.278%0.28%1-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%2.193%2.19%2-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.805%1.81%3-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.382%1.38%4-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%24.862%24.9%5-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%10.714%10.7%6-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%3.279%3.28%7-1.000000x-1.000000x9.745069x9.745069x9.75x1.827%1.83%17.807%17.8%8-1.000000x-1.000000x6.243243x6.243243x6.24x1.299%1.30%8.108%8.11%9-1.000000x-1.000000x5.067920x5.067920x5.07x3.526%3.53%17.872%17.9%10-1.000000x-1.000000x4.331485x4.331485x4.33x0.590%0.59%2.556%2.56%11-1.000000x-1.000000x4.164666x4.164666x4.16x1.160%1.16%4.832%4.83%12-1.000000x-1.000000x3.432371x3.432371x3.43x0.589%0.59%2.022%2.02%13-1.000000x-1.000000x3.427545x3.427545x3.43x3.145%3.14%10.778%10.8%14-1.000000x-1.000000x3.183690x3.183690x3.18x1.764%1.76%5.615%5.61%15-1.000000x-1.000000x2.975449x2.975449x2.98x5.857%5.86%17.427%17.4%16-1.000000x-1.000000x2.936039x2.936039x2.94x3.521%3.52%10.337%10.3%17-1.000000x-1.000000x2.857481x2.857481x2.86x2.736%2.74%7.817%7.82%18-1.000000x-1.000000x2.694758x2.694758x2.69x7.930%7.93%21.368%21.4%19-1.000000x-1.000000x2.692786x2.692786x2.69x5.632%5.63%15.166%15.2%20-1.000000x-1.000000x2.657521x2.657521x2.66x4.277%4.28%11.367%11.4%21-1.000000x-1.000000x2.641201x2.641201x2.64x4.353%4.35%11.497%11.5%22-1.000000x-1.000000x2.611607x2.611607x2.61x1.709%1.71%4.464%4.46%23-1.000000x-1.000000x2.549226x2.549226x2.55x6.010%6.01%15.320%15.3%24-1.000000x-1.000000x2.541124x2.541124x2.54x8.965%8.97%22.781%22.8%25-1.000000x-1.000000x2.442391x2.442391x2.44x2.077%2.08%5.072%5.07%26-1.000000x-1.000000x2.426136x2.426136x2.43x4.918%4.92%11.932%11.9%27-1.000000x-1.000000x2.417724x2.417724x2.42x2.625%2.62%6.346%6.35%28-1.000000x-1.000000x2.408601x2.408601x2.41x2.912%2.91%7.013%7.01%29-1.000000x-1.000000x2.312963x2.312963x2.31x6.512%6.51%15.063%15.1%30-1.000000x-1.000000x1.724752x1.724752x1.72x16.166%16.2%27.883%27.9%55-1.000000x-1.000000x1.460482x1.460482x1.46x10.989%11.0%16.049%16.0%82-1.000000x-1.000000x1.299173x1.299173x1.30x2.641%2.64%3.432%3.43%110-1.000000x-1.000000x1.219291x1.219291x1.22x7.799%7.80%9.509%9.51%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.212348x1.212348x1.21x9.802%9.80%11.883%11.9%137-1.000000x-1.000000x1.177685x1.177685x1.18x13.962%14.0%16.443%16.4%151-1.000000x-1.000000x1.147173x1.147173x1.15x3.482%3.48%3.994%3.99%164-1.000000x-1.000000x1.127915x1.127915x1.13x9.647%9.65%10.881%10.9%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.125371x1.125371x1.13x10.108%10.1%11.375%11.4%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.115072x1.115072x1.12x22.176%22.2%24.728%24.7%177-1.000000x-1.000000x1.113796x1.113796x1.11x11.095%11.1%12.358%12.4%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.101821x1.101821x1.10x11.365%11.4%12.522%12.5%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.086510x1.086510x1.09x11.871%11.9%12.898%12.9%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.068021x1.068021x1.07x16.372%16.4%17.486%17.5%191-1.000000x-1.000000x1.067469x1.067469x1.07x20.519%20.5%21.903%21.9%192-1.000000x-1.000000x1.029433x1.029433x1.03x3.206%3.21%3.301%3.30%211-1.000000x-1.000000x1.014540x1.014540x1.01x5.304%5.30%5.381%5.38%219-1.040428x-1.040428x1.04x1.000000x1.000000x3.007%3.01%2.890%2.89%246-1.134628x-1.134628x1.13x1.000000x1.000000x11.436%11.4%10.079%10.1%273-1.233062x-1.233062x1.23x1.000000x1.000000x5.691%5.69%4.615%4.62%301-1.359015x-1.359015x1.36x1.000000x1.000000x2.426%2.43%1.785%1.79%328-1.846401x-1.846401x1.85x1.000000x1.000000x7.985%7.98%4.325%4.32%355-10.000000x-10.000000x> 10.0x1.000000x1.000000x3.195%3.19%0.000%0%379-10.000000x-10.000000x> 10.0x1.000000x1.000000x1.578%1.58%0.000%0%380-10.000000x-10.000000x> 10.0x1.000000x1.000000x1.664%1.66%0.000%0%381-10.000000x-10.000000x> 10.0x1.000000x1.000000x0.823%0.82%0.000%0%382-10.000000x-10.000000x> 10.0x1.000000x1.000000x8.046%8.05%0.000%0%383

Over-Education Sex Ratio by Place#46

Percentage more likely men are than women to have a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Chicago Area, selected places in the Chicago Area, and entities that contain the Chicago Area
Female
Male
10x5x0x5x10xFM#MontgomeryGriffithRiverdaleJusticeLake StationPlanoHarvardLynwoodCalumet ParkRound Lk PkManhattanOrland HillsHampshireCoal CityStone ParkWhitingRoselawnBeecherDe MotteRound Lk HtsSenecaSalt Crk ComnsSomonaukPhoenixLk CatherineForest LakeChannel LakeBurns HarborHebronKingstonLong LakeNilesBridgeviewMokenaNapervilleWadsworthIndianaEast North CentralMidwestWisconsinGolfUnited StatesIllinoisChicago AreaJolietAuroraChicagoLemontCamp LakeWaucondaFox Lk HlsYorkvilleBurlingtonLily LakeUnionCarbon HillPlattville-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%2.463%2.46%1-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.165%0.16%2-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.234%0.23%3-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.422%1.42%4-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.842%0.84%5-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.564%0.56%6-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.229%0.23%7-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%2.253%2.25%8-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%2.117%2.12%9-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.104%1.10%10-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.113%1.11%11-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%2.102%2.10%12-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.769%1.77%13-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.857%1.86%14-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.685%0.69%15-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.615%0.62%16-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.388%1.39%17-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.691%0.69%18-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.281%1.28%19-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.859%0.86%20-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.214%1.21%21-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.346%1.35%22-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.675%1.68%23-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.331%1.33%24-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.575%1.57%25-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%2.946%2.95%26-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%2.280%2.28%27-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.263%1.26%28-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.732%0.73%29-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.194%1.19%30-1.000000x-1.000000x5.367470x5.367470x5.37x0.433%0.43%2.324%2.32%51-1.000000x-1.000000x2.697423x2.697423x2.70x1.355%1.36%3.656%3.66%76-1.000000x-1.000000x2.190602x2.190602x2.19x0.621%0.62%1.360%1.36%101-1.000000x-1.000000x1.931134x1.931134x1.93x2.158%2.16%4.167%4.17%126-1.000000x-1.000000x1.752623x1.752623x1.75x5.260%5.26%9.219%9.22%148-1.000000x-1.000000x1.737144x1.737144x1.74x0.676%0.68%1.175%1.17%151-1.000000x-1.000000x1.691858x1.691858x1.69x1.769%1.77%2.992%2.99%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.597848x1.597848x1.60x2.216%2.22%3.541%3.54%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.589934x1.589934x1.59x2.251%2.25%3.579%3.58%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.576114x1.576114x1.58x2.109%2.11%3.323%3.32%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.541488x1.541488x1.54x13.208%13.2%20.359%20.4%176-1.000000x-1.000000x1.526215x1.526215x1.53x2.660%2.66%4.060%4.06%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.497824x1.497824x1.50x2.715%2.72%4.067%4.07%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.466259x1.466259x1.47x3.080%3.08%4.516%4.52%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.377880x1.377880x1.38x0.967%0.97%1.332%1.33%199-1.000000x-1.000000x1.375514x1.375514x1.38x1.940%1.94%2.669%2.67%201-1.000000x-1.000000x1.238186x1.238186x1.24x4.026%4.03%4.985%4.99%218-1.000000x-1.000000x1.174948x1.174948x1.17x1.895%1.89%2.226%2.23%226-1.000000x-1.000000x1.058824x1.058824x1.06x1.420%1.42%1.504%1.50%251-1.096910x-1.096910x1.10x1.000000x1.000000x4.075%4.07%3.715%3.71%276-1.881177x-1.881177x1.88x1.000000x1.000000x2.389%2.39%1.270%1.27%301-4.248759x-4.248759x4.25x1.000000x1.000000x2.026%2.03%0.477%0.48%326-10.000000x-10.000000x> 10.0x1.000000x1.000000x1.843%1.84%0.000%0%347-10.000000x-10.000000x> 10.0x1.000000x1.000000x0.676%0.68%0.000%0%348-10.000000x-10.000000x> 10.0x1.000000x1.000000x0.694%0.69%0.000%0%349-10.000000x-10.000000x> 10.0x1.000000x1.000000x0.833%0.83%0.000%0%350-10.000000x-10.000000x> 10.0x1.000000x1.000000x14.286%14.3%0.000%0%351

Educational Attainment by County in the Chicago Area

There are 14 counties in the Chicago Area. This section compares all 14 of those to each other, the Chicago Area, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with the Chicago Area.

No H.S. Diploma by County#47

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the Chicago Area, selected counties in the Chicago Area, and entities that contain the Chicago Area
0%5%10%15%Count#Kane CountyKaneCook CountyCookNewton CountyNewtonUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesJasper CountyJasperLake CountyLakeChicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro AreaChicago AreaIndianaIllinoisEast North CentralMidwestLake CountyLakeKenosha CountyKenoshaWill CountyWillWisconsinPorter CountyPorterDuPage CountyDuPageMcHenry CountyMcHenryDeKalb CountyDeKalbGrundy CountyGrundyKendall CountyKendall16.875440%16.875440%16.9%56,86556.9k114.189351%14.189351%14.2%503,252503k214.173869%14.173869%14.2%1,394313.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M13.001171%13.001171%13.0%2,886412.411771%12.411771%12.4%40,39240.4k512.363193%12.363193%12.4%786,419786k11.923855%11.923855%11.9%517,458517k11.703119%11.703119%11.7%1,008,6081.01M10.719464%10.719464%10.7%3,363,7843.36M10.244520%10.244520%10.2%4,641,8354.64M10.194843%10.194843%10.2%46,16546.2k610.003168%10.003168%10.0%11,05311.1k79.176975%9.176975%9.2%40,40240.4k88.637220%8.637220%8.6%336,096336k8.267957%8.267957%8.3%9,34897.562669%7.562669%7.6%47,59847.6k107.387894%7.387894%7.4%15,06015.1k117.356957%7.356957%7.4%4,472127.057438%7.057438%7.1%2,337136.828339%6.828339%6.8%5,19514

Bachelor's Degrees by County#48

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of the Chicago Area, selected counties in the Chicago Area, and entities that contain the Chicago Area
0%10%20%30%40%Count#DuPage CountyDuPageLake CountyLakeCook CountyCookChicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro AreaChicago AreaKendall CountyKendallWill CountyWillMcHenry CountyMcHenryIllinoisKane CountyKaneDeKalb CountyDeKalbUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesMidwestEast North CentralWisconsinPorter CountyPorterKenosha CountyKenoshaIndianaGrundy CountyGrundyLake CountyLakeJasper CountyJasperNewton CountyNewton47.312042%47.312042%47.3%297,773298k143.696158%43.696158%43.7%197,868198k236.471153%36.471153%36.5%1,293,5181.29M336.061733%36.061733%36.1%2,293,8762.29M34.271819%34.271819%34.3%26,07426.1k433.454551%33.454551%33.5%147,285147k533.246504%33.246504%33.2%67,77267.8k632.893660%32.893660%32.9%2,834,8692.83M32.104140%32.104140%32.1%108,181108k730.826177%30.826177%30.8%18,73818.7k830.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M28.952816%28.952816%29.0%13,118,64213.1M28.462853%28.462853%28.5%8,931,6868.93M28.373439%28.373439%28.4%1,104,0821.10M26.126142%26.126142%26.1%29,53929.5k924.646364%24.646364%24.6%27,23327.2k1024.611498%24.611498%24.6%1,068,0621.07M21.773268%21.773268%21.8%7,2101120.887863%20.887863%20.9%67,97668.0k1216.542031%16.542031%16.5%3,6721310.543976%10.543976%10.5%1,03714

Very Advanced Degrees by County#49

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of the Chicago Area, selected counties in the Chicago Area, and entities that contain the Chicago Area
0%1%2%3%4%Count#Lake CountyLakeDuPage CountyDuPageCook CountyCookChicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro AreaChicago AreaIllinoisUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesMidwestEast North CentralPorter CountyPorterDeKalb CountyDeKalbWisconsinWill CountyWillIndianaKane CountyKaneMcHenry CountyMcHenryKenosha CountyKenoshaKendall CountyKendallLake CountyLakeJasper CountyJasperGrundy CountyGrundyNewton CountyNewton4.931243%4.931243%4.9%22,33022.3k14.837928%4.837928%4.8%30,44930.4k24.239617%4.239617%4.2%150,366150k33.767884%3.767884%3.8%239,674240k3.366505%3.366505%3.4%290,135290k3.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M2.893416%2.893416%2.9%1,311,0191.31M2.855432%2.855432%2.9%896,039896k2.789595%2.789595%2.8%3,15442.709505%2.709505%2.7%1,64752.703886%2.703886%2.7%105,215105k2.419967%2.419967%2.4%10,65410.7k62.359248%2.359248%2.4%102,384102k2.229285%2.229285%2.2%7,51272.165350%2.165350%2.2%4,41481.856193%1.856193%1.9%2,05191.790221%1.790221%1.8%1,362101.547169%1.547169%1.5%5,035111.419047%1.419047%1.4%315120.942200%0.942200%0.9%312130.742247%0.742247%0.7%7314

Under-Education Sex Ratio by County#50

Percentage more likely men are than women to not have a high school diploma (or equivalent) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Chicago Area, selected counties in the Chicago Area, and entities that contain the Chicago Area
Female
Male
1x0x1xFM#JasperGrundyKenoshaWillWisconsinMcHenryDeKalbMidwestEast North CentralKendallKaneIllinoisUnited StatesIndianaChicago AreaLakeCookLakeDuPageNewtonPorter-1.000000x-1.000000x1.473592x1.473592x1.47x10.567%10.6%15.572%15.6%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.337181x1.337181x1.34x6.053%6.05%8.094%8.09%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.259401x1.259401x1.26x8.885%8.88%11.190%11.2%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.226303x1.226303x1.23x8.266%8.27%10.137%10.1%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.219291x1.219291x1.22x7.799%7.80%9.509%9.51%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.158108x1.158108x1.16x6.857%6.86%7.941%7.94%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.128876x1.128876x1.13x6.917%6.92%7.808%7.81%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.127915x1.127915x1.13x9.647%9.65%10.881%10.9%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.125371x1.125371x1.13x10.108%10.1%11.375%11.4%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.116824x1.116824x1.12x6.462%6.46%7.217%7.22%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.116173x1.116173x1.12x15.967%16.0%17.822%17.8%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.113796x1.113796x1.11x11.095%11.1%12.358%12.4%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.101821x1.101821x1.10x11.365%11.4%12.522%12.5%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.086510x1.086510x1.09x11.871%11.9%12.898%12.9%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.083517x1.083517x1.08x11.942%11.9%12.940%12.9%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.079067x1.079067x1.08x13.676%13.7%14.757%14.8%10-1.000000x-1.000000x1.072897x1.072897x1.07x9.846%9.85%10.564%10.6%11-1.000000x-1.000000x1.019988x1.019988x1.02x7.491%7.49%7.640%7.64%12-1.014566x-1.014566x1.01x1.000000x1.000000x14.277%14.3%14.072%14.1%13-1.042712x-1.042712x1.04x1.000000x1.000000x8.435%8.44%8.090%8.09%14

Over-Education Sex Ratio by County#51

Percentage more likely men are than women to have a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Chicago Area, selected counties in the Chicago Area, and entities that contain the Chicago Area
Female
Male
0x2x4xFM#JasperNewtonPorterLakeDuPageIndianaLakeKaneEast North CentralMidwestWisconsinKenoshaUnited StatesIllinoisChicago AreaCookDeKalbWillMcHenryKendallGrundy-1.000000x-1.000000x5.734321x5.734321x5.73x0.430%0.43%2.464%2.46%1-1.000000x-1.000000x2.148860x2.148860x2.15x0.470%0.47%1.011%1.01%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.988691x1.988691x1.99x1.887%1.89%3.752%3.75%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.846889x1.846889x1.85x3.494%3.49%6.454%6.45%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.693272x1.693272x1.69x3.629%3.63%6.145%6.14%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.691858x1.691858x1.69x1.769%1.77%2.992%2.99%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.667917x1.667917x1.67x1.177%1.18%1.963%1.96%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.664337x1.664337x1.66x1.682%1.68%2.800%2.80%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.597848x1.597848x1.60x2.216%2.22%3.541%3.54%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.589934x1.589934x1.59x2.251%2.25%3.579%3.58%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.576114x1.576114x1.58x2.109%2.11%3.323%3.32%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.529626x1.529626x1.53x1.477%1.48%2.259%2.26%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.526215x1.526215x1.53x2.660%2.66%4.060%4.06%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.497824x1.497824x1.50x2.715%2.72%4.067%4.07%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.466259x1.466259x1.47x3.080%3.08%4.516%4.52%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.383306x1.383306x1.38x3.586%3.59%4.961%4.96%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.349170x1.349170x1.35x2.311%2.31%3.118%3.12%10-1.000000x-1.000000x1.321469x1.321469x1.32x2.092%2.09%2.765%2.77%11-1.000000x-1.000000x1.243444x1.243444x1.24x1.935%1.93%2.406%2.41%12-1.115347x-1.115347x1.12x1.000000x1.000000x1.885%1.88%1.690%1.69%13-1.287128x-1.287128x1.29x1.000000x1.000000x1.058%1.06%0.822%0.82%14

Educational Attainment by County Subdivision in the Chicago Area

There are 226 county subdivisions in the Chicago Area. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, the Chicago Area, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with the Chicago Area. The least populous of the compared county subdivisions has a population of 54,390.

No H.S. Diploma by County Subdivision#52

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the Chicago Area, selected county subdivisions in the Chicago Area, and entities that contain the Chicago Area