Thornton strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Public Transportation Use
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Women
Median Family Income
Comparing Thornton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Nearest Medium City||5 miles W of Hammond, Indiana (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||20 miles S of Chicago, Illinois|
|Standard Zip Codes||60476|
|Phone Area Codes||708|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||15 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||38.6 inches|
|Jan Temp||18 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||38 inches|
|Station||HOBART 2 WNW|
|Jan Temp||14 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||38 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.09|
|American Indian & Alaskan||3||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||107||4.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,458|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||7.6%|
|French (except Basque)||2.3%|
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Mount Ephraim, New Jersey||84.7||30.6%||17.9%||13.3%||26||$59,468||5.7%||2.5%||4,495||4.9%||44.3||0.1%||4.5|
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