The labor pool participation rate in Des Plaines is 66.9%, with an unemployment rate of 4.5%. For the people in the labor pool, the common commute time is 29.7 minutes. 13.5% of Des Plaines’s populace have a graduate degree, and 24.6% have earned a bachelors degree. For many without a college degree, 27.3% attended some college, 22.9% have a high school diploma, and only 11.6% have an education lower than high school. 8.9% are not included in medical health insurance.
Des Plaines, IL is situated in Cook county, and has a residents of 58899, and exists within the greater Chicago-Naperville, IL-IN-WI metropolitan area. The median age is 43.3, with 9.9% for the population under 10 several years of age, 11.7% are between ten-nineteen years old, 10.1% of residents in their 20’s, 13.9% in their 30's, 12.5% in their 40’s, 15% in their 50’s, 12.9% in their 60’s, 8% in their 70’s, and 5.9% age 80 or older. 48.8% of residents are men, 51.2% female. 51.3% of citizens are reported as married married, with 10.9% divorced and 30.3% never married. The percentage of residents identified as widowed is 7.6%.
The average family size in Des Plaines, IL is 3.25 family members members, with 75.6% being the owner of their own homes. The average home appraisal is $256632. For those leasing, they pay on average $1144 per month. 61.1% of families have two incomes, and the average household income of $69760. Average individual income is $33936. 8.5% of residents exist at or below the poverty line, and 11.6% are handicapped. 4.4% of residents of the town are former members associated with the armed forces.