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% Count Higher Degree 1 H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 41.360672% 38.877397% 41.360672% 41.4% 2,585,279 2.59M 45.288392% 48.403282% 45.288392% 45.3% 2,830,784 2.83M 13.350936% 12.719321% 13.350936% 13.4% 834,510 835k

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 Degree 1 H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 6.387452% 6.387452% +6.4% 41.361% 41.4% 38.877% 38.9% -6.435288% -6.435288% -6.4% 45.288% 45.3% 48.403% 48.4% 4.965794% 4.965794% +5.0% 13.351% 13.4% 12.719% 12.7%

Educational Attainment Sex Ratio#3

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
0% 5% F M Higher Degree 1 H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 -3.345836% -3.840339% -3.345836% 3% 42.011% 42.0% 40.651% 40.7% 0.685503% 0.667124% 0.685503% 1% 45.140% 45.1% 45.450% 45.4% 8.177155% 9.382523% 8.177155% 8% 12.849% 12.8% 13.899% 13.9%

Detailed Educational Attainment#4

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% Count Doctorate 1 Professional 1 Master's 1 Bachelor's 1 Associate's 1 Some College High School 2 Some H.S. 3 Less than H.S. 3 None 1.228607% 1.147109% 1.228607% 1.2% 76,795 76.8k 2.471549% 2.124965% 2.471549% 2.5% 154,486 154k 9.623566% 8.688915% 9.623566% 9.6% 601,528 602k 21.259059% 19.482936% 21.259059% 21.3% 1,328,813 1.33M 6.777891% 7.433471% 6.777891% 6.8% 423,657 424k 20.331096% 21.269830% 20.331096% 20.3% 1,270,810 1.27M 24.957296% 27.133453% 24.957296% 25.0% 1,559,974 1.56M 6.994991% 7.092015% 6.994991% 7.0% 437,227 437k 5.104172% 4.509915% 5.104172% 5.1% 319,040 319k 1.251773% 1.117390% 1.251773% 1.3% 78,243 78.2k

Detailed Relative Educational Attainment#5

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. Doctorate 1 Professional 1 Master's 1 Bachelor's 1 Associate's 1 Some College High School 2 Some H.S. 3 Less than H.S. 3 None 7.104655% 7.104655% +7.1% 1.229% 1.23% 1.147% 1.15% 16.310107% 16.310107% +16.3% 2.472% 2.47% 2.125% 2.12% 10.756816% 10.756816% +10.8% 9.624% 9.62% 8.689% 8.69% 9.116301% 9.116301% +9.1% 21.259% 21.3% 19.483% 19.5% -8.819307% -8.819307% -8.8% 6.778% 6.78% 7.433% 7.43% -4.413452% -4.413452% -4.4% 20.331% 20.3% 21.270% 21.3% -8.020198% -8.020198% -8.0% 24.957% 25.0% 27.133% 27.1% -1.368084% -1.368084% -1.4% 6.995% 6.99% 7.092% 7.09% 13.176678% 13.176678% +13.2% 5.104% 5.10% 4.510% 4.51% 12.026497% 12.026497% +12.0% 1.252% 1.25% 1.117% 1.12%

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% 60% F M Doctorate 1 Professional 1 Master's 1 Bachelor's 1 Associate's 1 Some College High School 2 Some H.S. 3 Less than H.S. 3 None 56.194412% 59.432189% 56.194412% 56% 0.968% 0.97% 1.513% 1.51% 61.733967% 68.259169% 61.733967% 62% 1.908% 1.91% 3.087% 3.09% -14.553135% -16.058572% -14.553135% 15% 10.246% 10.2% 8.944% 8.94% -1.400019% -1.820719% -1.400019% 1% 21.400% 21.4% 21.105% 21.1% -24.746470% -21.661306% -24.746470% 25% 7.488% 7.49% 6.002% 6.00% -1.945783% -2.636372% -1.945783% 2% 20.518% 20.5% 20.127% 20.1% 2.847266% 3.275733% 2.847266% 3% 24.622% 24.6% 25.323% 25.3% 12.929098% 13.833966% 12.929098% 13% 6.588% 6.59% 7.440% 7.44% 3.590915% 3.421185% 3.590915% 4% 5.018% 5.02% 5.198% 5.20% 1.505816% 6.473749% 1.505816% 2% 1.243% 1.24% 1.262% 1.26%

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. Total 65+ 45-64 35-44 25-34 12.816072% 11.487526% 12.816072% 12.8% 143,185 143k 1,117,230 1.12M 20.091547% 18.493841% 20.091547% 20.1% 493,057 493k 2,454,052 2.45M 23.518324% 22.172196% 23.518324% 23.5% 308,301 308k 1,310,897 1.31M 28.081824% 26.216223% 28.081824% 28.1% 384,270 384k 1,368,394 1.37M

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+ 45-64 35-44 25-34 11.565114% 11.565114% 11.6% 12.816% 12.8% 11.488% 11.5% 8.639124% 8.639124% 8.6% 20.092% 20.1% 18.494% 18.5% 6.071243% 6.071243% 6.1% 23.518% 23.5% 22.172% 22.2% 7.116210% 7.116210% 7.1% 28.082% 28.1% 26.216% 26.2%

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% F M 65+ 45-64 35-44 25-34 36.718803% 33.153441% 36.718803% 36.7% 11.102% 11.1% 15.179% 15.2% -2.471158% -2.964768% -2.471158% 2.5% 20.329% 20.3% 19.839% 19.8% -8.526106% -9.155909% -8.526106% 8.5% 24.469% 24.5% 22.546% 22.5% -15.651682% -17.490808% -15.651682% 15.7% 30.108% 30.1% 26.034% 26.0%

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 $60k Count % Graduate Degree 1 Bachelor's Degree Some College H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 Total $71,644.000000 $68,489.000000 $71,644.000000 $71.6k 832,809 833k 13.324% 13.3% $53,480.000000 $51,864.000000 $53,480.000000 $53.5k 1,328,813 1.33M 21.259% 21.3% $36,180.000000 $34,638.000000 $36,180.000000 $36.2k 1,694,467 1.69M 27.109% 27.1% $29,189.000000 $28,242.000000 $29,189.000000 $29.2k 1,559,974 1.56M 24.957% 25.0% $21,309.000000 $20,962.000000 $21,309.000000 $21.3k 834,510 835k 13.351% 13.4% $40,136.000000 $37,845.000000 $40,136.000000 $40.1k 6,250,573 6.25M 100.000% 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 $50k F M Graduate Degree 1 Bachelor's Degree Some College H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 Total $-59,771.000000 $-57,313.000000 $-59,771.000000 $59.8k $59,771.000000 $30,142.000000 $57,313.000000 $28,258.000000 $89,913.000000 $89.9k 428,207 428k 404,602 405k $-44,137.000000 $-42,551.000000 $-44,137.000000 $44.1k $44,137.000000 $21,923.000000 $42,551.000000 $21,447.000000 $66,060.000000 $66.1k 698,317 698k 630,496 630k $-30,366.000000 $-28,262.000000 $-30,366.000000 $30.4k $30,366.000000 $13,902.000000 $28,262.000000 $15,008.000000 $44,268.000000 $44.3k 913,873 914k 780,594 781k $-23,144.000000 $-22,294.000000 $-23,144.000000 $23.1k $23,144.000000 $11,710.000000 $22,294.000000 $11,993.000000 $34,854.000000 $34.9k 803,453 803k 756,521 757k $-16,980.000000 $-16,554.000000 $-16,980.000000 $17.0k $16,980.000000 $7,618.000000 $16,554.000000 $7,840.000000 $24,598.000000 $24.6k 419,271 419k 415,239 415k $-32,746.000000 $-31,076.000000 $-32,746.000000 $32.7k $32,746.000000 $14,551.000000 $31,076.000000 $13,862.000000 $47,297.000000 $47.3k 3,263,121 3.26M 2,987,452 2.99M

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% Count Bachelor's Degree 1 Some College 2 H.S. Diploma 3 No H.S. Diploma 3 30.733700% 35.594957% 30.733700% 30.7% 1,730 53.473086% 53.346315% 53.473086% 53.5% 3,010 15.366850% 10.812750% 15.366850% 15.4% 865 0.426363% 0.245977% 0.426363% 0.4% 24

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% Count Bachelor's Degree 1 Some College 2 H.S. Diploma 3 No H.S. Diploma 3 82.794406% 82.867763% 82.794406% 82.8% 1,573,535 1.57M 73.945315% 74.221831% 73.945315% 73.9% 1,068,776 1.07M 65.932185% 66.397899% 65.932185% 65.9% 785,251 785k 55.297157% 52.548966% 55.297157% 55.3% 329,821 330k

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% 40% M F White 1 Black Asian Hispanic 2 Other 1 -6.089463% -0.158558% -7.255126% -6.248021% 6.2% 6.089463% 7.255126% 0.155167% 6.089463% 6.1% 109,732 110k 121,377 121k -14.047548% -14.914942% -14.047548% 14.0% 14.047548% 3.060890% 14.914942% 3.879353% 17.108438% 17.1% 74,233 74.2k 80,283 80.3k -7.691535% -3.693695% -7.700434% -3.683851% -11.385230% 11.4% 7.691535% 7.700434% 7.691535% 7.7% 13,791 13.8k 23,079 23.1k -37.216577% -37.482411% -37.216577% 37.2% 37.216577% 2.309275% 37.482411% 2.373967% 39.525852% 39.5% 215,774 216k 192,141 192k -37.185021% -36.595423% -37.185021% 37.2% 37.185021% 2.985200% 36.595423% 2.731008% 40.170221% 40.2% 104,496 104k 91,921 91.9k

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% M F White 1 Black Asian Hispanic 2 Other 1 -40.781264% -34.368473% -40.781264% 40.8% 40.781264% 2.254522% 34.368473% 1.606716% 43.035786% 43.0% 775,504 776k 792,236 792k -16.653722% -5.485737% -15.688909% -5.766419% -22.139459% 22.1% 16.653722% 15.688909% 16.653722% 16.7% 72,260 72.3k 126,529 127k -60.579646% -60.486824% -60.579646% 60.6% 60.579646% 3.965449% 60.486824% 4.532741% 64.545095% 64.5% 115,730 116k 122,801 123k -11.005558% -3.012665% -11.104608% -2.981006% -14.018223% 14.0% 11.005558% 11.104608% 11.005558% 11.0% 60,080 60.1k 72,373 72.4k -11.498349% -3.445482% -12.062418% -3.310765% -14.943831% 14.9% 11.498349% 12.062418% 11.498349% 11.5% 29,911 29.9k 36,941 36.9k

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
15%23%31%38%46%54%

Coarse: High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County#17

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
39%45%51%57%63%70%

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
7.4%9.4%11.4%13.3%15.2%17.2%

Detailed: Doctorate Degree Educational Attainment by County#19

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.22%0.56%0.90%1.23%1.57%1.91%

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
1.9%4.1%6.4%8.6%10.8%13.1%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
5.8%10.4%14.9%19.5%24.0%28.6%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
6.2%7.0%7.6%8.3%9.0%9.8%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by County#24

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
19.3%20.8%22.3%23.8%25.4%26.9%

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
19%25%31%37%43%49%

Detailed: Some High School Educational Attainment by County#26

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
4.2%5.5%6.8%8.0%9.3%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
1.7%2.9%4.1%5.2%6.4%7.6%

Detailed: None Educational Attainment by County#28

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.34%0.58%0.81%1.05%1.28%1.52%
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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
0%17%34%51%67%85%

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
14%28%42%55%69%83%

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%7%15%22%30%38%

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%1.5%3.0%4.5%6.0%7.5%

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%3.1%6.3%9.4%12.6%15.8%

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
0.0%5.0%10.0%15.0%20.0%25.0%

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
0%8%16%24%31%40%

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%5%11%16%22%28%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#37

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
7%15%22%29%36%44%

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%19%32%45%59%72%

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
0.0%4.0%8.0%12.1%16.1%20.2%

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%7%14%21%28%36%

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%1.1%2.3%3.4%4.6%5.8%
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Educational Attainment by Place in the Chicago Area

There are 387 places that are fully or partially contained within the Chicago Area (381 fully and 6 partially). This section compares all 387 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 Park Cicero Melrose Park Hodgkins Park City Mount Ayr Summit Chemung Northlake Waukegan Posen East Chicago Dixmoor Carpentersville Round Lake Park Round Lk Pk West Chicago Harvard Round Lake Beach Round Lk Bch Lake Village Harvey Robbins Aurora Bensenville Burbank North Chicago Berwyn Maywood Bridgeview Addison Blue Island Chicago Rockdale Joliet Wheeling United States of America United States Chicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro Area Chicago Area Indiana Illinois Dolton East North Central Midwest Sandwich Dwight Wisconsin Newark Richton Park Lombard Antioch Gilberts Naperville St. John Long Grove Glencoe Lake Bluff Aberdeen Tower Lakes Collegeville 43.565062% 43.565062% 43.6% 1,222 1 37.410937% 37.410937% 37.4% 17,432 17.4k 2 33.007615% 33.007615% 33.0% 4,898 3 32.831541% 32.831541% 32.8% 458 4 32.168480% 32.168480% 32.2% 1,390 5 30.851064% 30.851064% 30.9% 29 6 30.682332% 30.682332% 30.7% 2,037 7 30.519481% 30.519481% 30.5% 47 8 29.424636% 29.424636% 29.4% 2,286 9 29.345064% 29.345064% 29.3% 15,243 15.2k 10 29.234813% 29.234813% 29.2% 1,001 11 28.345941% 28.345941% 28.3% 4,759 12 28.340081% 28.340081% 28.3% 560 13 27.715769% 27.715769% 27.7% 6,034 14 27.032604% 27.032604% 27.0% 1,310 15 26.591356% 26.591356% 26.6% 4,190 16 26.538769% 26.538769% 26.5% 1,328 17 25.740971% 25.740971% 25.7% 4,134 18 25.551471% 25.551471% 25.6% 139 19 24.820095% 24.820095% 24.8% 3,656 20 24.452134% 24.452134% 24.5% 848 21 23.794804% 23.794804% 23.8% 28,327 28.3k 22 23.596420% 23.596420% 23.6% 2,900 23 23.489717% 23.489717% 23.5% 4,386 24 22.960389% 22.960389% 23.0% 3,304 25 22.834072% 22.834072% 22.8% 8,144 26 22.716034% 22.716034% 22.7% 3,675 27 22.424587% 22.424587% 22.4% 2,364 28 22.210287% 22.210287% 22.2% 5,376 29 21.976290% 21.976290% 22.0% 3,207 30 18.889759% 18.889759% 18.9% 339,149 339k 51 18.188354% 18.188354% 18.2% 253 56 16.063576% 16.063576% 16.1% 14,392 14.4k 68 14.004886% 14.004886% 14.0% 3,726 83 13.983262% 13.983262% 14.0% 28,887,721 28.9M 13.350936% 13.350936% 13.4% 834,510 835k 12.781488% 12.781488% 12.8% 544,348 544k 12.719321% 12.719321% 12.7% 1,082,381 1.08M 12.547819% 12.547819% 12.5% 1,804 111 11.687116% 11.687116% 11.7% 3,615,706 3.62M 11.160136% 11.160136% 11.2% 4,973,316 4.97M 11.111111% 11.111111% 11.1% 543 138 9.719298% 9.719298% 9.7% 277 166 9.584476% 9.584476% 9.6% 366,876 367k 8.484848% 8.484848% 8.5% 56 194 7.196768% 7.196768% 7.2% 677 221 6.286068% 6.286068% 6.3% 1,928 249 5.498735% 5.498735% 5.5% 500 276 4.414182% 4.414182% 4.4% 188 304 3.463023% 3.463023% 3.5% 3,158 330 3.397171% 3.397171% 3.4% 353 331 2.165507% 2.165507% 2.2% 112 359 0.124290% 0.124290% 0.1% 7 383 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 384 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 385 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 386 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 387

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 # Kenilworth Winnetka Glencoe Wilmette Bannockburn Dune Acres Lake Bluff Hinsdale River Forest South Barrington S Barrington Western Springs W Spgs Northfield Deerfield Lake Forest Indian Creek Clarendon Hills Clarendon Hls Golf North Barrington N Barrington Riverwoods Green Oaks Lincolnshire Deer Park Burr Ridge Northbrook Highland Park Tower Lakes Kildeer Oak Park Lakewood Evanston Naperville Prairie Grove Hainesville Itasca Bloomingdale Chicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro Area Chicago Area Chicago Illinois Aurora Evergreen Park Evergreen Pk United States of America United States Midwest East North Central Wisconsin Elmwood Park Joliet Indiana Genoa City Virgil Salt Creek Commons Salt Crk Comns Riverdale Diamond Mazon Wheeler Kinsman Lake Village Collegeville Chemung 90.139988% 90.139988% 90.1% 1,481 1 88.008158% 88.008158% 88.0% 6,473 2 84.481534% 84.481534% 84.5% 4,758 3 80.607726% 80.607726% 80.6% 14,378 14.4k 4 80.071174% 80.071174% 80.1% 450 5 78.695652% 78.695652% 78.7% 181 6 77.289188% 77.289188% 77.3% 2,988 7 76.112527% 76.112527% 76.1% 7,765 8 76.006561% 76.006561% 76.0% 5,097 9 75.965280% 75.965280% 76.0% 2,538 10 75.446700% 75.446700% 75.4% 6,207 11 75.234773% 75.234773% 75.2% 2,804 12 74.997959% 74.997959% 75.0% 9,188 13 74.693878% 74.693878% 74.7% 9,516 14 74.526316% 74.526316% 74.5% 354 15 72.002965% 72.002965% 72.0% 3,886 16 71.575342% 71.575342% 71.6% 209 17 71.333629% 71.333629% 71.3% 1,610 18 70.306007% 70.306007% 70.3% 1,861 19 70.227082% 70.227082% 70.2% 1,670 20 70.143885% 70.143885% 70.1% 3,705 21 69.027778% 69.027778% 69.0% 1,491 22 68.689129% 68.689129% 68.7% 5,219 23 68.576174% 68.576174% 68.6% 16,101 16.1k 24 67.621414% 67.621414% 67.6% 13,882 13.9k 25 67.383513% 67.383513% 67.4% 564 26 66.960352% 66.960352% 67.0% 1,672 27 66.921155% 66.921155% 66.9% 24,105 24.1k 28 66.713731% 66.713731% 66.7% 1,890 29 66.024107% 66.024107% 66.0% 31,442 31.4k 30 65.915870% 65.915870% 65.9% 60,110 60.1k 31 55.536028% 55.536028% 55.5% 632 56 47.127430% 47.127430% 47.1% 1,091 83 40.662800% 40.662800% 40.7% 2,454 111 35.084034% 35.084034% 35.1% 5,845 138 34.582781% 34.582781% 34.6% 2,161,622 2.16M 34.196552% 34.196552% 34.2% 613,969 614k 143 31.443926% 31.443926% 31.4% 2,675,796 2.68M 31.043201% 31.043201% 31.0% 36,956 37.0k 165 30.858022% 30.858022% 30.9% 4,010 166 28.841550% 28.841550% 28.8% 59,583,138 59.6M 27.474450% 27.474450% 27.5% 12,243,500 12.2M 26.986381% 26.986381% 27.0% 8,348,922 8.35M 26.822822% 26.822822% 26.8% 1,026,728 1.03M 25.850873% 25.850873% 25.9% 4,618 194 23.914548% 23.914548% 23.9% 21,426 21.4k 211 23.192024% 23.192024% 23.2% 987,720 988k 22.072829% 22.072829% 22.1% 394 221 19.083969% 19.083969% 19.1% 50 249 17.047817% 17.047817% 17.0% 246 276 14.201040% 14.201040% 14.2% 1,174 304 12.255773% 12.255773% 12.3% 207 331 8.853411% 8.853411% 8.9% 61 359 2.020202% 2.020202% 2.0% 6 383 1.639344% 1.639344% 1.6% 1 384 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 385 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 386 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 387

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% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% Count # Glencoe Dune Acres Winnetka Bannockburn Oak Brook Burr Ridge Wilmette River Forest Kenilworth Hinsdale Riverwoods Aberdeen Golf Barrington Hills Barrington Hls South Barrington S Barrington Evanston Highland Park Deerfield Northbrook Lincolnshire Lake Bluff Northfield Oak Park Lake Forest Ogden Dunes Beverly Shores Beverly Shrs Inverness Riverside Shorewood Forest Shorewood Frst Flossmoor Naperville Willowbrook Gurnee Chicago Chicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro Area Chicago Area Westchester Illinois United States of America United States Midwest East North Central Mokena Wisconsin Aurora Indiana Oak Lawn Warrenville Joliet Midlothian Justice Maywood University Park Univ Pk Lake Station East Hazel Crest E Hazel Crst Old Mill Creek Old Mill Crk East Brooklyn Mount Ayr Kinsman Symerton 26.012074% 26.012074% 26.0% 1,465 1 23.478261% 23.478261% 23.5% 54 2 21.495581% 21.495581% 21.5% 1,581 3 20.818505% 20.818505% 20.8% 117 4 20.791260% 20.791260% 20.8% 1,256 5 20.452751% 20.452751% 20.5% 1,554 6 20.098671% 20.098671% 20.1% 3,585 7 19.012824% 19.012824% 19.0% 1,275 8 18.259282% 18.259282% 18.3% 300 9 16.879043% 16.879043% 16.9% 1,722 10 15.791462% 15.791462% 15.8% 418 11 15.189873% 15.189873% 15.2% 192 12 15.068493% 15.068493% 15.1% 44 13 14.636914% 14.636914% 14.6% 387 14 14.307094% 14.307094% 14.3% 478 15 14.167822% 14.167822% 14.2% 6,747 16 13.936383% 13.936383% 13.9% 2,861 17 13.851930% 13.851930% 13.9% 1,697 18 13.650496% 13.650496% 13.7% 3,205 19 13.366149% 13.366149% 13.4% 706 20 12.984997% 12.984997% 13.0% 502 21 12.825329% 12.825329% 12.8% 478 22 12.776235% 12.776235% 12.8% 4,602 23 12.755102% 12.755102% 12.8% 1,625 24 12.244898% 12.244898% 12.2% 120 25 12.076271% 12.076271% 12.1% 57 26 11.649954% 11.649954% 11.6% 639 27 11.620644% 11.620644% 11.6% 707 28 11.436031% 11.436031% 11.4% 219 29 11.432465% 11.432465% 11.4% 755 30 7.207869% 7.207869% 7.2% 6,573 49 6.220604% 6.220604% 6.2% 410 56 4.756670% 4.756670% 4.8% 952 83 4.322016% 4.322016% 4.3% 77,598 77.6k 94 3.700157% 3.700157% 3.7% 231,281 231k 3.436949% 3.436949% 3.4% 429 111 3.272075% 3.272075% 3.3% 278,445 278k 3.200685% 3.200685% 3.2% 6,612,226 6.61M 2.764775% 2.764775% 2.8% 1,232,073 1.23M 2.734704% 2.734704% 2.7% 846,050 846k 2.682300% 2.682300% 2.7% 334 138 2.542547% 2.542547% 2.5% 97,324 97.3k 2.498173% 2.498173% 2.5% 2,974 147 2.271490% 2.271490% 2.3% 96,740 96.7k 2.074387% 2.074387% 2.1% 826 166 1.658526% 1.658526% 1.7% 146 194 1.332679% 1.332679% 1.3% 1,194 217 1.300578% 1.300578% 1.3% 126 221 0.982533% 0.982533% 1.0% 81 249 0.747929% 0.747929% 0.7% 121 276 0.567761% 0.567761% 0.6% 23 304 0.283119% 0.283119% 0.3% 24 331 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 359 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 383 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 384 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 385 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 386 0.000000% 0.000000% 0.0% 0 387

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
10x 5x 0x 5x 10x F M # Lakewood Barrington Hls Third Lake Lk Dalecarlia Wheeler Lily Lake Old Mill Crk Wadsworth Kinsman Crystal Lawns Flossmoor Prairie Grove Winfield Peotone Silver Lake Kingston Wonder Lake Greenwood Plattville Fox Lk Hls Bannockburn Winthrop Hbr Big Rock Green Oaks Huntley Newark Lisbon Indian Head Pk Grandwood Pk Lakewood Shrs Olympia Fields Crown Point Ogden Dunes Roselawn Joliet Wisconsin Hanover Park Aurora Midwest East North Central United States Illinois Indiana Wayne Chicago Area Chicago Morocco Beach Park Park Ridge Skokie Kouts Naperville Schererville Clarendon Hls Glencoe Kildeer Trout Valley Symerton -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 1.174% 1.17% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 1.620% 1.62% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 5.381% 5.38% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 1.831% 1.83% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 3.468% 3.47% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 29.534% 29.5% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 4.598% 4.60% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 1.038% 1.04% 12.215% 12.2% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 6.200000x 6.200000x 6.20x 3.226% 3.23% 20.000% 20.0% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 4.778993x 4.778993x 4.78x 2.250% 2.25% 10.754% 10.8% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 4.691071x 4.691071x 4.69x 0.271% 0.27% 1.271% 1.27% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 4.644643x 4.644643x 4.64x 0.692% 0.69% 3.214% 3.21% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.920891x 3.920891x 3.92x 1.436% 1.44% 5.629% 5.63% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.915197x 3.915197x 3.92x 1.779% 1.78% 6.964% 6.96% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.498433x 3.498433x 3.50x 4.603% 4.60% 16.104% 16.1% 15 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.450617x 3.450617x 3.45x 3.846% 3.85% 13.272% 13.3% 16 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.320466x 3.320466x 3.32x 1.031% 1.03% 3.423% 3.42% 17 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.223214x 3.223214x 3.22x 5.263% 5.26% 16.964% 17.0% 18 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.211382x 3.211382x 3.21x 3.797% 3.80% 12.195% 12.2% 19 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.097778x 3.097778x 3.10x 3.309% 3.31% 10.250% 10.3% 20 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.078595x 3.078595x 3.08x 0.760% 0.76% 2.341% 2.34% 21 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.048642x 3.048642x 3.05x 4.518% 4.52% 13.774% 13.8% 22 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.999461x 2.999461x 3.00x 3.505% 3.50% 10.512% 10.5% 23 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.916051x 2.916051x 2.92x 2.460% 2.46% 7.173% 7.17% 24 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.816581x 2.816581x 2.82x 2.084% 2.08% 5.870% 5.87% 25 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.788462x 2.788462x 2.79x 4.598% 4.60% 12.821% 12.8% 26 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.747253x 2.747253x 2.75x 6.000% 6.00% 16.484% 16.5% 27 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.733492x 2.733492x 2.73x 3.941% 3.94% 10.774% 10.8% 28 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.729917x 2.729917x 2.73x 4.724% 4.72% 12.896% 12.9% 29 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.451276x 2.451276x 2.45x 7.162% 7.16% 17.556% 17.6% 30 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.690476x 1.690476x 1.69x 4.453% 4.45% 7.527% 7.53% 55 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.476287x 1.476287x 1.48x 6.187% 6.19% 9.133% 9.13% 82 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.295775x 1.295775x 1.30x 0.621% 0.62% 0.805% 0.80% 110 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.179151x 1.179151x 1.18x 15.774% 15.8% 18.600% 18.6% 137 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.173291x 1.173291x 1.17x 14.830% 14.8% 17.400% 17.4% 142 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.169528x 1.169528x 1.17x 8.851% 8.85% 10.351% 10.4% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.133217x 1.133217x 1.13x 19.680% 19.7% 22.302% 22.3% 164 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.132047x 1.132047x 1.13x 22.348% 22.3% 25.298% 25.3% 165 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.106460x 1.106460x 1.11x 10.615% 10.6% 11.745% 11.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.103502x 1.103502x 1.10x 11.133% 11.1% 12.285% 12.3% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.100983x 1.100983x 1.10x 13.334% 13.3% 14.681% 14.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.093825x 1.093825x 1.09x 12.171% 12.2% 13.313% 13.3% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.087000x 1.087000x 1.09x 12.267% 12.3% 13.334% 13.3% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.085217x 1.085217x 1.09x 2.590% 2.59% 2.811% 2.81% 192 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.081772x 1.081772x 1.08x 12.849% 12.8% 13.899% 13.9% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.081102x 1.081102x 1.08x 18.186% 18.2% 19.661% 19.7% 194 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.038048x 1.038048x 1.04x 19.814% 19.8% 20.567% 20.6% 219 -1.018890x -1.018890x 1.02x 1.000000x 1.000000x 10.494% 10.5% 10.299% 10.3% 246 -1.084725x -1.084725x 1.08x 1.000000x 1.000000x 4.352% 4.35% 4.012% 4.01% 273 -1.200084x -1.200084x 1.20x 1.000000x 1.000000x 11.842% 11.8% 9.868% 9.87% 301 -1.373418x -1.373418x 1.37x 1.000000x 1.000000x 9.188% 9.19% 6.690% 6.69% 328 -1.526748x -1.526748x 1.53x 1.000000x 1.000000x 4.135% 4.13% 2.708% 2.71% 345 -1.621174x -1.621174x 1.62x 1.000000x 1.000000x 8.628% 8.63% 5.322% 5.32% 355 -5.622255x -5.622255x 5.62x 1.000000x 1.000000x 4.823% 4.82% 0.858% 0.86% 379 -5.886036x -5.886036x 5.89x 1.000000x 1.000000x 0.211% 0.21% 0.036% 0.04% 380 -10.000000x -10.000000x > 10.0x 1.000000x 1.000000x 1.703% 1.70% 0.000% 0% 381 -10.000000x -10.000000x > 10.0x 1.000000x 1.000000x 3.431% 3.43% 0.000% 0% 382 -10.000000x -10.000000x > 10.0x 1.000000x 1.000000x 20.833% 20.8% 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
10x 5x 0x 5x 10x F M # Bensenville Chicago Ridge Morris Summit Steger Harvard Park City Hampshire Elburn Coal City Whiting Peotone Roselawn Long Lake Seneca Somonauk Hodgkins Lk Catherine Waterman Burns Harbor Gardner Kingston Town of Pines Millington S Wilmington Wilmot Shorewood Frst Rensselaer Markham Calumet Park Indian Head Pk Bloomingdale Libertyville Carpentersville Naperville Elgin Indiana East North Central Midwest Wisconsin Porter United States Illinois Chicago Area Aurora St. Charles Chicago Indian Creek Justice Joliet New Lenox Kaneville Harvey Forest View Union Carbon Hill Schneider Plattville -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 1.623% 1.62% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 0.409% 0.41% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 3.164% 3.16% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 0.724% 0.72% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 1.064% 1.06% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 0.557% 0.56% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 2.126% 2.13% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 2.747% 2.75% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 2.180% 2.18% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 1.145% 1.15% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 0.626% 0.63% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 1.323% 1.32% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 1.750% 1.75% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 1.184% 1.18% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 0.671% 0.67% 15 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 2.385% 2.38% 16 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 0.962% 0.96% 17 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 3.853% 3.85% 18 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 1.322% 1.32% 19 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 0.917% 0.92% 20 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 0.651% 0.65% 21 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 3.086% 3.09% 22 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 0.606% 0.61% 23 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 1.415% 1.42% 24 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 1.463% 1.46% 25 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.000% 0% 11.458% 11.5% 26 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 1.288% 1.29% 21.058% 21.1% 27 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.453% 0.45% 6.247% 6.25% 28 -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.065% 0.06% 0.695% 0.70% 29 -1.000000x -1.000000x 7.551255x 7.551255x 7.55x 0.231% 0.23% 1.744% 1.74% 30 -1.000000x -1.000000x 4.078907x 4.078907x 4.08x 4.167% 4.17% 16.995% 17.0% 49 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.942053x 2.942053x 2.94x 1.373% 1.37% 4.040% 4.04% 73 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.481426x 2.481426x 2.48x 3.899% 3.90% 9.674% 9.67% 97 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.130062x 2.130062x 2.13x 0.691% 0.69% 1.473% 1.47% 121 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.895719x 1.895719x 1.90x 5.070% 5.07% 9.610% 9.61% 144 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.889925x 1.889925x 1.89x 1.100% 1.10% 2.078% 2.08% 145 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.849506x 1.849506x 1.85x 1.611% 1.61% 2.980% 2.98% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.768816x 1.768816x 1.77x 1.996% 2.00% 3.531% 3.53% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.755904x 1.755904x 1.76x 2.026% 2.03% 3.557% 3.56% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.745188x 1.745188x 1.75x 1.863% 1.86% 3.252% 3.25% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.675261x 1.675261x 1.68x 2.354% 2.35% 3.943% 3.94% 170 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.653004x 1.653004x 1.65x 2.435% 2.43% 4.024% 4.02% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.650991x 1.650991x 1.65x 2.493% 2.49% 4.115% 4.12% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.598691x 1.598691x 1.60x 2.877% 2.88% 4.599% 4.60% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.504097x 1.504097x 1.50x 2.003% 2.00% 3.013% 3.01% 188 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.448959x 1.448959x 1.45x 3.743% 3.74% 5.424% 5.42% 194 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.372759x 1.372759x 1.37x 3.670% 3.67% 5.038% 5.04% 210 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.302445x 1.302445x 1.30x 5.534% 5.53% 7.207% 7.21% 218 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.132587x 1.132587x 1.13x 0.927% 0.93% 1.050% 1.05% 242 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.112718x 1.112718x 1.11x 1.264% 1.26% 1.407% 1.41% 246 -1.113143x -1.113143x 1.11x 1.000000x 1.000000x 1.991% 1.99% 1.788% 1.79% 266 -1.522727x -1.522727x 1.52x 1.000000x 1.000000x 3.030% 3.03% 1.990% 1.99% 290 -10.000000x -10.000000x > 10.0x 1.000000x 1.000000x 0.115% 0.12% 0.000% 0% 314 -10.000000x -10.000000x > 10.0x 1.000000x 1.000000x 1.303% 1.30% 0.000% 0% 335 -10.000000x -10.000000x > 10.0x 1.000000x 1.000000x 1.274% 1.27% 0.000% 0% 336 -10.000000x -10.000000x > 10.0x 1.000000x 1.000000x 1.408% 1.41% 0.000% 0% 337 -10.000000x -10.000000x > 10.0x 1.000000x 1.000000x 7.547% 7.55% 0.000% 0% 338 -10.000000x -10.000000x > 10.0x 1.000000x 1.000000x 6.329% 6.33% 0.000% 0% 339

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 County Kane Cook County Cook Newton County Newton United States of America United States Chicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro Area Chicago Area Lake County Lake Jasper County Jasper Indiana Illinois East North Central Kenosha County Kenosha Midwest Lake County Lake Wisconsin Will County Will DeKalb County DeKalb Porter County Porter Grundy County Grundy DuPage County DuPage McHenry County McHenry Kendall County Kendall 17.173414% 17.173414% 17.2% 56,138 56.1k 1 15.535772% 15.535772% 15.5% 541,355 541k 2 14.572042% 14.572042% 14.6% 1,425 3 13.983262% 13.983262% 14.0% 28,887,721 28.9M 13.350936% 13.350936% 13.4% 834,510 835k 13.014096% 13.014096% 13.0% 42,348 42.3k 4 12.847652% 12.847652% 12.8% 2,804 5 12.781488% 12.781488% 12.8% 544,348 544k 12.719321% 12.719321% 12.7% 1,082,381 1.08M 11.687116% 11.687116% 11.7% 3,615,706 3.62M 11.190925% 11.190925% 11.2% 12,105 12.1k 6 11.160136% 11.160136% 11.2% 4,973,316 4.97M 11.119258% 11.119258% 11.1% 49,893 49.9k 7 9.584476% 9.584476% 9.6% 366,876 367k 9.511712% 9.511712% 9.5% 40,886 40.9k 8 8.873960% 8.873960% 8.9% 5,310 9 8.572179% 8.572179% 8.6% 9,469 10 8.269985% 8.269985% 8.3% 2,698 11 7.888583% 7.888583% 7.9% 48,811 48.8k 12 7.869127% 7.869127% 7.9% 15,857 15.9k 13 7.494979% 7.494979% 7.5% 5,411 14

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 County DuPage Lake County Lake Cook County Cook Chicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro Area Chicago Area Kendall County Kendall McHenry County McHenry Will County Will Kane County Kane Illinois DeKalb County DeKalb United States of America United States Midwest East North Central Wisconsin Porter County Porter Kenosha County Kenosha Indiana Grundy County Grundy Lake County Lake Jasper County Jasper Newton County Newton 46.258374% 46.258374% 46.3% 286,226 286k 1 41.913226% 41.913226% 41.9% 188,068 188k 2 34.691674% 34.691674% 34.7% 1,208,856 1.21M 3 34.582781% 34.582781% 34.6% 2,161,622 2.16M 34.151950% 34.151950% 34.2% 24,656 24.7k 4 32.423366% 32.423366% 32.4% 65,336 65.3k 5 32.333447% 32.333447% 32.3% 138,985 139k 6 31.659371% 31.659371% 31.7% 103,491 103k 7 31.443926% 31.443926% 31.4% 2,675,796 2.68M 29.753668% 29.753668% 29.8% 17,804 17.8k 8 28.841550% 28.841550% 28.8% 59,583,138 59.6M 27.474450% 27.474450% 27.5% 12,243,500 12.2M 26.986381% 26.986381% 27.0% 8,348,922 8.35M 26.822822% 26.822822% 26.8% 1,026,728 1.03M 25.377053% 25.377053% 25.4% 28,032 28.0k 9 23.249020% 23.249020% 23.2% 25,148 25.1k 10 23.192024% 23.192024% 23.2% 987,720 988k 20.169201% 20.169201% 20.2% 6,580 11 19.775293% 19.775293% 19.8% 64,349 64.3k 12 14.927835% 14.927835% 14.9% 3,258 13 8.518253% 8.518253% 8.5% 833 14

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 # DuPage County DuPage Lake County Lake Cook County Cook Chicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro Area Chicago Area Illinois United States of America United States DeKalb County DeKalb Porter County Porter Midwest East North Central Wisconsin Will County Will Kane County Kane Indiana Kendall County Kendall McHenry County McHenry Lake County Lake Kenosha County Kenosha Jasper County Jasper Grundy County Grundy Newton County Newton 4.713497% 4.713497% 4.7% 29,165 29.2k 1 4.657149% 4.657149% 4.7% 20,897 20.9k 2 4.155174% 4.155174% 4.2% 144,790 145k 3 3.700157% 3.700157% 3.7% 231,281 231k 3.272075% 3.272075% 3.3% 278,445 278k 3.200685% 3.200685% 3.2% 6,612,226 6.61M 2.996424% 2.996424% 3.0% 1,793 4 2.915030% 2.915030% 2.9% 3,220 5 2.764775% 2.764775% 2.8% 1,232,073 1.23M 2.734704% 2.734704% 2.7% 846,050 846k 2.542547% 2.542547% 2.5% 97,324 97.3k 2.477614% 2.477614% 2.5% 10,650 10.7k 6 2.476988% 2.476988% 2.5% 8,097 7 2.271490% 2.271490% 2.3% 96,740 96.7k 2.066625% 2.066625% 2.1% 1,492 8 1.809348% 1.809348% 1.8% 3,646 9 1.637364% 1.637364% 1.6% 5,328 10 1.456993% 1.456993% 1.5% 1,576 11 1.264605% 1.264605% 1.3% 276 12 0.852133% 0.852133% 0.9% 278 13 0.746498% 0.746498% 0.7% 73 14

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
1x 0x 1x F M # Jasper Kenosha DeKalb Will Wisconsin Kane Lake Midwest East North Central United States Kendall Illinois Indiana Chicago Area Cook McHenry Lake Grundy Porter DuPage Newton -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.323666x 1.323666x 1.32x 11.083% 11.1% 14.670% 14.7% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.216934x 1.216934x 1.22x 10.126% 10.1% 12.322% 12.3% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.212097x 1.212097x 1.21x 8.035% 8.04% 9.740% 9.74% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.171554x 1.171554x 1.17x 8.779% 8.78% 10.285% 10.3% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.169528x 1.169528x 1.17x 8.851% 8.85% 10.351% 10.4% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.161363x 1.161363x 1.16x 15.916% 15.9% 18.484% 18.5% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.117455x 1.117455x 1.12x 10.520% 10.5% 11.756% 11.8% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.106460x 1.106460x 1.11x 10.615% 10.6% 11.745% 11.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.103502x 1.103502x 1.10x 11.133% 11.1% 12.285% 12.3% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.100983x 1.100983x 1.10x 13.334% 13.3% 14.681% 14.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.097427x 1.097427x 1.10x 7.156% 7.16% 7.853% 7.85% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.093825x 1.093825x 1.09x 12.171% 12.2% 13.313% 13.3% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.087000x 1.087000x 1.09x 12.267% 12.3% 13.334% 13.3% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.081772x 1.081772x 1.08x 12.849% 12.8% 13.899% 13.9% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.080641x 1.080641x 1.08x 14.964% 15.0% 16.171% 16.2% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.079919x 1.079919x 1.08x 7.573% 7.57% 8.178% 8.18% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.061214x 1.061214x 1.06x 12.650% 12.7% 13.425% 13.4% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.004053x 1.004053x 1.00x 8.254% 8.25% 8.287% 8.29% 11 -1.039194x -1.039194x 1.04x 1.000000x 1.000000x 8.731% 8.73% 8.402% 8.40% 12 -1.040270x -1.040270x 1.04x 1.000000x 1.000000x 8.038% 8.04% 7.727% 7.73% 13 -1.166463x -1.166463x 1.17x 1.000000x 1.000000x 15.696% 15.7% 13.456% 13.5% 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
0x 5x 10x F M # Grundy Newton Jasper Lake DuPage Porter Kane Indiana East North Central Midwest Wisconsin Kenosha United States Illinois Lake McHenry Chicago Area Will Cook DeKalb Kendall -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.090% 0.09% 1.642% 1.64% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 9.368982x 9.368982x 9.37x 0.144% 0.14% 1.346% 1.35% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 5.164400x 5.164400x 5.16x 0.415% 0.41% 2.142% 2.14% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.909275x 1.909275x 1.91x 3.232% 3.23% 6.172% 6.17% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.904234x 1.904234x 1.90x 3.288% 3.29% 6.262% 6.26% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.863358x 1.863358x 1.86x 2.058% 2.06% 3.834% 3.83% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.859740x 1.859740x 1.86x 1.743% 1.74% 3.242% 3.24% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.849506x 1.849506x 1.85x 1.611% 1.61% 2.980% 2.98% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.768816x 1.768816x 1.77x 1.996% 2.00% 3.531% 3.53% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.755904x 1.755904x 1.76x 2.026% 2.03% 3.557% 3.56% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.745188x 1.745188x 1.75x 1.863% 1.86% 3.252% 3.25% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.673369x 1.673369x 1.67x 1.098% 1.10% 1.838% 1.84% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.653004x 1.653004x 1.65x 2.435% 2.43% 4.024% 4.02% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.650991x 1.650991x 1.65x 2.493% 2.49% 4.115% 4.12% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.615315x 1.615315x 1.62x 1.270% 1.27% 2.052% 2.05% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.609023x 1.609023x 1.61x 1.394% 1.39% 2.243% 2.24% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.598691x 1.598691x 1.60x 2.877% 2.88% 4.599% 4.60% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.509547