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Work and Jobs in Highland Park, Illinois (IL) Detailed Stats
Occupations, Industries, Unemployment, Workers, Commute


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Based on the data from 2000 / 2013 when the population of Highland Park, Illinois was 31,365 / 29,952

Most common industries

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most common industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Professional, scientific, and technical services17.2%
(2,703)
21.2%
(1,908)
11.9%
(795)
Health care10.1%
(1,587)
7.4%
(668)
13.7%
(919)
Educational services9.1%
(1,425)
3.4%
(303)
16.8%
(1,122)
Finance and insurance8.7%
(1,361)
10.8%
(968)
5.9%
(393)
Accommodation and food services5.8%
(910)
6.4%
(574)
5.0%
(336)
Real estate and rental and leasing3.9%
(615)
4.5%
(401)
3.2%
(214)
Administrative and support and waste management services3.5%
(554)
2.9%
(263)
4.4%
(291)
Construction3.1%
(479)
4.6%
(418)
0.9%
(61)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation2.6%
(401)
2.5%
(221)
2.7%
(180)
Social assistance1.9%
(296)
0.1%
(13)
4.2%
(283)
Public administration1.9%
(295)
2.3%
(204)
1.4%
(91)
Miscellaneous manufacturing1.7%
(267)
2.2%
(199)
1.0%
(68)
Chemicals1.6%
(254)
1.6%
(143)
1.7%
(111)
Food and beverage stores1.6%
(248)
1.4%
(129)
1.8%
(119)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations1.6%
(245)
1.5%
(134)
1.7%
(111)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries1.4%
(212)
1.3%
(113)
1.5%
(99)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores1.3%
(209)
1.3%
(117)
1.4%
(92)
Personal and laundry services1.1%
(177)
0.7%
(61)
1.7%
(116)
Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers1.0%
(161)
1.3%
(113)
0.7%
(48)
Department and other general merchandise stores1.0%
(159)
0.5%
(49)
1.6%
(110)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores1.0%
(154)
0.3%
(28)
1.9%
(126)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.9%
(147)
1.0%
(89)
0.9%
(58)
Broadcasting and telecommunications0.8%
(132)
0.8%
(73)
0.9%
(59)
Machinery0.8%
(123)
0.9%
(82)
0.6%
(41)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.8%
(122)
0.6%
(50)
1.1%
(72)
Metal and metal products0.8%
(120)
1.3%
(113)
0.1%
(7)
Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers0.7%
(111)
1.2%
(107)
0.1%
(4)
Food0.7%
(108)
0.4%
(40)
1.0%
(68)
Private households0.7%
(108)
0.3%
(23)
1.3%
(85)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers0.7%
(106)
1.1%
(98)
0.1%
(8)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.7%
(102)
0.9%
(78)
0.4%
(24)
Repair and maintenance0.6%
(101)
0.9%
(85)
0.2%
(16)
Printing and related support activities0.6%
(100)
1.0%
(93)
0.1%
(7)
Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers0.6%
(89)
0.9%
(81)
0.1%
(8)
Other direct selling establishments0.6%
(89)
0.6%
(55)
0.5%
(34)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers0.6%
(89)
0.9%
(77)
0.2%
(12)
Computer and electronic products0.5%
(83)
0.7%
(60)
0.3%
(23)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.5%
(75)
0.7%
(64)
0.2%
(11)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services0.5%
(72)
0.5%
(47)
0.4%
(25)
Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers0.5%
(71)
0.5%
(44)
0.4%
(27)
Pharmacies and drug stores0.5%
(71)
0.2%
(19)
0.8%
(52)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.4%
(60)
0.4%
(33)
0.4%
(27)
Plastics and rubber products0.4%
(58)
0.6%
(54)
0.1%
(4)
Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers0.4%
(57)
0.3%
(28)
0.4%
(29)
Retail florists0.3%
(52)
0.2%
(18)
0.5%
(34)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores0.3%
(52)
0.4%
(35)
0.3%
(17)
Electrical equipment, appliances, and components0.3%
(50)
0.3%
(28)
0.3%
(22)
Electronic shopping and mail-order houses0.3%
(43)
0.1%
(13)
0.4%
(30)
Music stores0.3%
(41)
0.2%
(16)
0.4%
(25)
U. S. Postal service0.3%
(41)
0.3%
(23)
0.3%
(18)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers0.2%
(38)
0.2%
(22)
0.2%
(16)
Paper0.2%
(36)
0.2%
(19)
0.3%
(17)
Apparel, fabrics, and notions merchant wholesalers0.2%
(28)
0.2%
(22)
0.1%
(6)
Furniture and related product manufacturing0.2%
(27)
0.3%
(27)
0.0%
(0)
Gasoline stations0.2%
(26)
0.2%
(14)
0.2%
(12)
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers0.2%
(25)
0.2%
(20)
0.1%
(5)
Beverage and tobacco products0.2%
(25)
0.1%
(7)
0.3%
(18)
Motor vehicles, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2%
(24)
0.3%
(24)
0.0%
(0)
Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers0.1%
(22)
0.2%
(22)
0.0%
(0)
Air transportation0.1%
(22)
0.0%
(0)
0.3%
(22)
Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1%
(19)
0.2%
(19)
0.0%
(0)
Vending machine operators0.1%
(19)
0.1%
(12)
0.1%
(7)
Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers0.1%
(18)
0.2%
(18)
0.0%
(0)
Book stores and news dealers0.1%
(18)
0.1%
(5)
0.2%
(13)
Transportation equipment0.1%
(16)
0.2%
(16)
0.0%
(0)
Apparel0.1%
(16)
0.1%
(13)
0.0%
(3)
Office supplies and stationery stores0.1%
(16)
0.0%
(4)
0.2%
(12)
Management of companies and enterprises0.1%
(15)
0.2%
(15)
0.0%
(0)
Utilities0.1%
(12)
0.1%
(12)
0.0%
(0)
Rail transportation0.1%
(12)
0.1%
(12)
0.0%
(0)

Most common occupations

Most common occupations (%)

Most common occupations for males (%)

Most common occupations for females (%)

Most common occupations

Occupation

All

Males

Females

Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing6.6%
(1,038)
8.7%
(782)
3.8%
(256)
Lawyers5.9%
(923)
9.2%
(826)
1.5%
(97)
Top executives5.4%
(848)
7.8%
(701)
2.2%
(147)
Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers5.2%
(822)
5.4%
(483)
5.1%
(339)
Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors5.1%
(799)
5.5%
(491)
4.6%
(308)
Retail sales workers, except cashiers3.8%
(599)
3.0%
(273)
4.9%
(326)
Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school3.1%
(489)
0.5%
(42)
6.7%
(447)
Physicians and surgeons3.0%
(472)
4.1%
(371)
1.5%
(101)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations2.9%
(459)
3.1%
(278)
2.7%
(181)
Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors2.7%
(425)
1.6%
(144)
4.2%
(281)
Accountants and auditors2.7%
(416)
3.0%
(270)
2.2%
(146)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers2.6%
(411)
2.8%
(252)
2.4%
(159)
Secretaries and administrative assistants2.4%
(380)
0.3%
(25)
5.3%
(355)
Computer specialists2.2%
(342)
2.5%
(224)
1.8%
(118)
Cooks and food preparation workers2.0%
(313)
2.4%
(218)
1.4%
(95)
Financial managers1.8%
(285)
2.4%
(216)
1.0%
(69)
Cashiers1.8%
(285)
1.3%
(118)
2.5%
(167)
Art and design workers1.8%
(279)
0.7%
(66)
3.2%
(213)
Social scientists and related workers1.8%
(275)
1.4%
(129)
2.2%
(146)
Other financial specialists1.6%
(248)
2.3%
(206)
0.6%
(42)
Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors1.5%
(236)
2.2%
(202)
0.5%
(34)
Operations specialties managers, except financial managers1.5%
(235)
1.7%
(153)
1.2%
(82)
Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives1.4%
(223)
0.4%
(33)
2.8%
(190)
Engineers1.3%
(208)
2.2%
(196)
0.2%
(12)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists1.2%
(187)
0.2%
(22)
2.5%
(165)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers1.1%
(179)
1.3%
(115)
1.0%
(64)
Media and communications workers1.1%
(176)
1.1%
(95)
1.2%
(81)
Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations1.1%
(172)
0.3%
(28)
2.2%
(144)
Teachers, secondary school1.1%
(169)
0.1%
(12)
2.3%
(157)
Registered nurses1.0%
(159)
0.0%
(0)
2.4%
(159)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations1.0%
(155)
1.0%
(87)
1.0%
(68)
Therapists0.9%
(135)
0.4%
(36)
1.5%
(99)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.9%
(134)
0.1%
(8)
1.9%
(126)
Postsecondary teachers0.8%
(133)
0.7%
(60)
1.1%
(73)
Other production occupations, including supervisors0.8%
(127)
0.8%
(71)
0.8%
(56)
Waiters and waitresses0.8%
(125)
0.4%
(38)
1.3%
(87)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers0.7%
(117)
0.5%
(47)
1.0%
(70)
Customer service representatives0.7%
(110)
0.5%
(44)
1.0%
(66)
Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks0.7%
(109)
0.2%
(21)
1.3%
(88)
Child care workers0.7%
(105)
0.1%
(8)
1.5%
(97)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors0.7%
(104)
1.0%
(91)
0.2%
(13)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers0.5%
(86)
1.0%
(86)
0.0%
(0)
Laborers and material movers, hand0.5%
(85)
0.8%
(71)
0.2%
(14)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers0.5%
(84)
0.5%
(42)
0.6%
(42)
Health technologists and technicians0.5%
(81)
0.2%
(17)
1.0%
(64)
Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers0.5%
(79)
0.9%
(79)
0.0%
(0)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers0.5%
(77)
0.9%
(77)
0.0%
(0)
Carpenters0.4%
(65)
0.7%
(65)
0.0%
(0)
Life and physical scientists0.4%
(64)
0.6%
(53)
0.2%
(11)
Architects, surveyors, and cartographers0.4%
(64)
0.5%
(49)
0.2%
(15)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.4%
(60)
0.7%
(60)
0.0%
(0)
Other protective service workers, including supervisors0.4%
(58)
0.3%
(28)
0.4%
(30)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers0.4%
(57)
0.3%
(23)
0.5%
(34)
Religious workers0.3%
(53)
0.4%
(39)
0.2%
(14)
Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses0.3%
(52)
0.5%
(43)
0.1%
(9)
Personal appearance workers0.3%
(50)
0.1%
(8)
0.6%
(42)
Painters and paperhangers0.3%
(46)
0.5%
(41)
0.1%
(5)
Teachers, special education0.3%
(44)
0.1%
(12)
0.5%
(32)
Assemblers and fabricators0.3%
(41)
0.4%
(33)
0.1%
(8)
Librarians, curators, and archivists0.3%
(40)
0.1%
(12)
0.4%
(28)
Legal support workers0.2%
(38)
0.1%
(13)
0.4%
(25)
Food processing workers0.2%
(36)
0.3%
(24)
0.2%
(12)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides0.2%
(34)
0.2%
(22)
0.2%
(12)
Construction laborers0.2%
(34)
0.3%
(28)
0.1%
(6)
Other healthcare support occupations0.2%
(33)
0.0%
(0)
0.5%
(33)
Metal workers and plastic workers0.2%
(29)
0.3%
(25)
0.1%
(4)
Bus drivers0.2%
(25)
0.3%
(25)
0.0%
(0)
Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants0.2%
(24)
0.1%
(6)
0.3%
(18)
Life, physical, and social science technicians0.1%
(22)
0.2%
(22)
0.0%
(0)
Law enforcement workers, including supervisors0.1%
(21)
0.2%
(21)
0.0%
(0)
Printing workers0.1%
(20)
0.1%
(13)
0.1%
(7)
Mathematical science occupations0.1%
(18)
0.2%
(18)
0.0%
(0)
Rail and water transportation workers0.1%
(18)
0.2%
(18)
0.0%
(0)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.1%
(16)
0.2%
(16)
0.0%
(0)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters0.1%
(16)
0.2%
(16)
0.0%
(0)
Electricians0.1%
(15)
0.2%
(15)
0.0%
(0)
Motor vehicle operators, except bus and truck drivers0.1%
(15)
0.2%
(15)
0.0%
(0)
Other construction workers and helpers0.1%
(9)
0.1%
(9)
0.0%
(0)

Unemployment in Highland Park

Unemployment by year (%)

Unemployment by year (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2013
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.4%Males
  • 7.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 18.5%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 14.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 5.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 5.4%Males
  • 4.1%Females
  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.4%Males
  • 2.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 10.6%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 1.8%Males
  • 3.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 1.7%Males
  • 20.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 0.6%Males
  • 10.0%Females
Unemployment in 2013:
Highland Park:

3.9%
Illinois:

5.1%
Unemployment in 2012:
Highland Park:

6.0%
Illinois:

9.0%
Unemployment in 2011:
Highland Park:

6.2%
Illinois:

9.7%
Unemployment in 2010:
Highland Park:

6.9%
Illinois:

10.4%
Unemployment in 2009:
Highland Park:

6.3%
Illinois:

10.2%
Unemployment in 2008:
Highland Park:

4.2%
Illinois:

6.3%
Unemployment in 2007:
Highland Park:

3.1%
Illinois:

5.0%
Unemployment in 2006:
Highland Park:

2.6%
Illinois:

4.5%
Unemployment in 2005:
Highland Park:

3.0%
Illinois:

5.7%
Unemployment in 2004:
Highland Park:

3.5%
Illinois:

6.2%
Unemployment in 2003:
Highland Park:

3.8%
Illinois:

6.8%
Unemployment in 2002:
Highland Park:

3.8%
Illinois:

6.5%
Unemployment in 2001:
Highland Park:

3.0%
Illinois:

5.3%
Unemployment in 2000:
Highland Park:

2.4%
Illinois:

4.3%
Unemployment in 1999:
Highland Park:

1.6%
Illinois:

4.4%
Unemployment in 1998:
Highland Park:

1.6%
Illinois:

4.4%
Unemployment in 1997:
Highland Park:

1.7%
Illinois:

4.8%
Unemployment in 1996:
Highland Park:

2.1%
Illinois:

5.3%
Unemployment in 1995:
Highland Park:

2.0%
Illinois:

5.2%
Unemployment in 1994:
Highland Park:

3.0%
Illinois:

5.8%
Unemployment in 1993:
Highland Park:

3.3%
Illinois:

7.4%
Unemployment in 1992:
Highland Park:

3.3%
Illinois:

7.9%
Unemployment in 1991:
Highland Park:

2.9%
Illinois:

7.3%
Unemployment in 1990:
Highland Park:

2.4%
Illinois:

6.1%

Means of transportation to work

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2013 (%)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

2.7% (322)
Illinois:

4.7% (271,092)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Highland Park:

2.4% (291)
Illinois:

4.0% (230,730)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

2.4% (284)
Illinois:

5.0% (288,182)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Highland Park:

7.3% (864)
Illinois:

9.6% (546,627)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

7.8% (933)
Illinois:

10.0% (570,145)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Highland Park:

13.2% (1,570)
Illinois:

14.4% (821,192)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

19.0% (2,264)
Illinois:

12.0% (688,909)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Highland Park:

13.2% (1,578)
Illinois:

10.6% (607,051)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

7.8% (929)
Illinois:

4.8% (274,049)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

10.4% (1,239)
Illinois:

5.5% (313,799)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

3.1% (371)
Illinois:

2.7% (152,030)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

2.6% (315)
Illinois:

1.3% (74,299)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Highland Park:

4.8% (576)
Illinois:

8.0% (458,698)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Highland Park:

2.6% (313)
Illinois:

7.4% (425,512)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000 (%)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

1.5% (237)
Illinois:

3.6% (205,429)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Highland Park:

1.6% (253)
Illinois:

3.5% (199,483)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

3.3% (504)
Illinois:

4.8% (274,395)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Highland Park:

5.8% (895)
Illinois:

9.3% (532,224)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

7.7% (1,192)
Illinois:

10.3% (593,196)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Highland Park:

14.9% (2,308)
Illinois:

14.1% (808,399)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

15.3% (2,369)
Illinois:

14.5% (834,444)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Highland Park:

15.0% (2,324)
Illinois:

10.2% (588,282)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

9.5% (1,466)
Illinois:

4.6% (266,648)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

8.5% (1,319)
Illinois:

4.7% (269,854)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

3.7% (570)
Illinois:

2.1% (118,418)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

1.0% (153)
Illinois:

1.0% (59,913)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Highland Park:

3.8% (585)
Illinois:

7.4% (425,049)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Highland Park:

2.3% (350)
Illinois:

6.8% (393,506)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2013 (%) - Males

    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    3.8% (261)
    Illinois:

    6.4% (191,332)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    3.5% (243)
    Illinois:

    5.3% (160,206)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    3.2% (226)
    Illinois:

    6.2% (187,430)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    9.0% (628)
    Illinois:

    11.2% (336,093)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    7.8% (544)
    Illinois:

    10.4% (311,114)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    12.1% (839)
    Illinois:

    13.4% (403,009)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    18.3% (1,269)
    Illinois:

    9.8% (295,060)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    13.5% (935)
    Illinois:

    9.3% (279,427)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    5.9% (410)
    Illinois:

    3.8% (112,521)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    8.9% (619)
    Illinois:

    4.8% (143,812)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    2.1% (144)
    Illinois:

    2.3% (69,981)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    1.0% (69)
    Illinois:

    1.2% (37,178)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    6.2% (428)
    Illinois:

    8.1% (242,299)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    3.8% (267)
    Illinois:

    7.7% (230,277)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2013 (%) - Females

    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    1.3% (63)
    Illinois:

    2.9% (79,760)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    1.1% (53)
    Illinois:

    2.6% (70,524)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    1.1% (55)
    Illinois:

    3.7% (100,752)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    4.8% (238)
    Illinois:

    7.7% (210,534)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    7.6% (377)
    Illinois:

    9.5% (259,031)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    14.6% (726)
    Illinois:

    15.4% (418,183)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    20.1% (998)
    Illinois:

    14.5% (393,849)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    12.6% (627)
    Illinois:

    12.0% (327,624)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    10.5% (520)
    Illinois:

    5.9% (161,528)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    12.1% (602)
    Illinois:

    6.2% (169,987)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    4.3% (215)
    Illinois:

    3.0% (82,049)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    4.9% (245)
    Illinois:

    1.4% (37,121)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    3.4% (171)
    Illinois:

    7.9% (216,399)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    1.3% (67)
    Illinois:

    7.2% (195,235)

Travel time to work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 45.6%
Number of people working at home: 979 (6.3% of all workers)
Daytime population change due to commuting: +526 (+1.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,964 (25.6%)

Travel time to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Less than 30 minutes - public transportation:
Highland Park:

8.0% (153)
Illinois:

18.9% (94,082)
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
Highland Park:

60.7% (7,656)
Illinois:

62.5% (3,171,095)
30 to 44 minutes - public transportation:
Highland Park:

9.1% (174)
Illinois:

26.4% (131,338)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Highland Park:

22.0% (2,777)
Illinois:

20.1% (1,019,721)
45 to 59 minutes - public transportation:
Highland Park:

24.3% (463)
Illinois:

19.0% (94,460)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
Highland Park:

8.8% (1,108)
Illinois:

9.0% (456,830)
60 or more minutes - public transportation:
Highland Park:

58.6% (1,116)
Illinois:

35.7% (177,752)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Highland Park:

8.5% (1,078)
Illinois:

8.4% (423,962)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2013 (%)

Working at home in 2013 - Highland Park

Working at home in 2013 - Illinois

Less than 5 minutes:
Highland Park:

1.6% (227)
Illinois:

2.9% (162,945)
5 to 9 minutes:
Highland Park:

8.7% (1,211)
Illinois:

9.5% (541,826)
10 to 14 minutes:
Highland Park:

11.0% (1,544)
Illinois:

12.6% (718,235)
15 to 19 minutes:
Highland Park:

11.3% (1,584)
Illinois:

13.3% (760,018)
20 to 24 minutes:
Highland Park:

11.0% (1,541)
Illinois:

13.0% (743,772)
25 to 29 minutes:
Highland Park:

6.0% (834)
Illinois:

5.9% (334,182)
30 to 34 minutes:
Highland Park:

12.8% (1,790)
Illinois:

13.6% (776,729)
35 to 39 minutes:
Highland Park:

5.3% (745)
Illinois:

3.4% (191,992)
40 to 44 minutes:
Highland Park:

6.2% (870)
Illinois:

4.8% (274,377)
45 to 59 minutes:
Highland Park:

14.7% (2,051)
Illinois:

10.1% (574,530)
60 to 89 minutes:
Highland Park:

7.7% (1,071)
Illinois:

8.2% (468,383)
90 or more minutes:
Highland Park:

3.4% (472)
Illinois:

2.9% (162,916)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2000 (%)

Working at home in 2000 - Highland Park

Working at home in 2000 - Illinois

Less than 5 minutes:
Highland Park:

2.4% (373)
Illinois:

3.2% (183,600)
5 to 9 minutes:
Highland Park:

10.6% (1,639)
Illinois:

10.2% (587,746)
10 to 14 minutes:
Highland Park:

11.5% (1,784)
Illinois:

12.9% (743,149)
15 to 19 minutes:
Highland Park:

10.1% (1,568)
Illinois:

13.0% (748,578)
20 to 24 minutes:
Highland Park:

10.7% (1,661)
Illinois:

12.2% (703,743)
25 to 29 minutes:
Highland Park:

5.1% (784)
Illinois:

5.2% (298,361)
30 to 34 minutes:
Highland Park:

11.3% (1,755)
Illinois:

12.9% (741,188)
35 to 39 minutes:
Highland Park:

3.2% (499)
Illinois:

2.9% (165,521)
40 to 44 minutes:
Highland Park:

4.5% (697)
Illinois:

4.3% (244,350)
45 to 59 minutes:
Highland Park:

10.1% (1,571)
Illinois:

9.6% (551,290)
60 to 89 minutes:
Highland Park:

11.7% (1,817)
Illinois:

7.5% (432,921)
90 or more minutes:
Highland Park:

2.4% (377)
Illinois:

2.9% (168,793)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2013 (%) - Males

    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    1.5% (96)
    Illinois:

    2.8% (85,573)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    8.9% (590)
    Illinois:

    8.4% (252,071)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    11.8% (784)
    Illinois:

    11.6% (347,985)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    9.9% (657)
    Illinois:

    12.7% (381,646)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    9.5% (630)
    Illinois:

    12.5% (375,004)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    5.3% (351)
    Illinois:

    5.8% (175,102)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    11.2% (745)
    Illinois:

    14.0% (421,232)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    7.4% (488)
    Illinois:

    3.6% (108,203)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    9.4% (625)
    Illinois:

    5.1% (154,371)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    11.8% (781)
    Illinois:

    11.0% (329,664)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    9.7% (641)
    Illinois:

    9.2% (276,342)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    4.0% (264)
    Illinois:

    3.3% (97,698)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2013 (%) - Females

    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    1.8% (134)
    Illinois:

    2.9% (77,372)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    8.5% (620)
    Illinois:

    10.7% (289,755)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    10.3% (753)
    Illinois:

    13.7% (370,250)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    12.9% (943)
    Illinois:

    14.0% (378,372)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    12.1% (889)
    Illinois:

    13.6% (368,768)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    6.6% (482)
    Illinois:

    5.9% (159,080)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    14.3% (1,049)
    Illinois:

    13.1% (355,497)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    3.5% (259)
    Illinois:

    3.1% (83,789)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    3.5% (257)
    Illinois:

    4.4% (120,006)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    17.4% (1,272)
    Illinois:

    9.1% (244,866)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    5.8% (429)
    Illinois:

    7.1% (192,041)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    2.8% (202)
    Illinois:

    2.4% (65,218)

Means of transportation to work

Means of transportation to work in 2013 - Highland Park

Means of transportation to work in 2013 - Illinois

Drove car alone:
Highland Park:

74.5% (11,634)
Illinois:

73.6% (4,384,980)
Carpooled:
Highland Park:

7.6% (1,185)
Illinois:

8.3% (493,886)
Bus or trolley bus:
Highland Park:

1.1% (165)
Illinois:

3.9% (230,516)
Subway or elevated:
Highland Park:

0.3% (51)
Illinois:

2.8% (169,730)
Railroad:
Highland Park:

2.5% (392)
Illinois:

2.4% (142,185)
Bicycle:
Highland Park:

0.4% (67)
Illinois:

0.6% (33,096)
Walked:
Highland Park:

1.8% (274)
Illinois:

3.1% (185,702)
Other means:
Highland Park:

0.7% (111)
Illinois:

1.1% (64,970)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Highland Park

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Illinois

Drove car alone:
Highland Park:

69.9% (10,842)
Illinois:

73.2% (4,207,339)
Carpooled:
Highland Park:

8.3% (1,288)
Illinois:

10.9% (625,411)
Bus or trolley bus:
Highland Park:

1.2% (187)
Illinois:

3.6% (207,517)
Subway or elevated:
Highland Park:

0.4% (55)
Illinois:

2.4% (137,996)
Railroad:
Highland Park:

10.7% (1,658)
Illinois:

2.3% (134,567)
Taxicab:
Highland Park:

0.0% (6)
Illinois:

0.2% (14,101)
Motorcycle:
Highland Park:

0.1% (13)
Illinois:

0.0% (2,510)
Bicycle:
Highland Park:

0.3% (53)
Illinois:

0.3% (18,406)
Walked:
Highland Park:

2.2% (346)
Illinois:

3.1% (180,119)
Other means:
Highland Park:

0.5% (77)
Illinois:

0.7% (37,823)

Means of transportation to work in 2013 - Highland Park (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2013 - Illinois (Males)

    Drove car alone - Males:
    Highland Park:

    74.8% (5,701)
    Illinois:

    73.9% (2,311,970)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Highland Park:

    6.9% (528)
    Illinois:

    8.3% (258,724)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Highland Park:

    0.6% (49)
    Illinois:

    3.3% (103,525)
    Subway or elevated - Males:
    Highland Park:

    0.2% (12)
    Illinois:

    2.8% (87,944)
    Railroad - Males:
    Highland Park:

    2.5% (190)
    Illinois:

    2.5% (76,943)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Highland Park:

    0.8% (62)
    Illinois:

    0.8% (24,368)
    Walked - Males:
    Highland Park:

    1.2% (88)
    Illinois:

    3.2% (99,609)
    Other means - Males:
    Highland Park:

    0.9% (70)
    Illinois:

    1.2% (39,070)

Means of transportation to work in 2013 - Highland Park (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2013Travel time to work - Illinois (Females)

    Drove car alone - Females:
    Highland Park:

    74.1% (5,923)
    Illinois:

    73.2% (2,073,010)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Highland Park:

    8.4% (668)
    Illinois:

    8.3% (235,162)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Highland Park:

    1.5% (120)
    Illinois:

    4.5% (126,991)
    Subway or elevated - Females:
    Highland Park:

    0.6% (47)
    Illinois:

    2.9% (81,786)
    Railroad - Females:
    Highland Park:

    2.5% (203)
    Illinois:

    2.3% (65,242)
    Bicycle - Females:
    Highland Park:

    0.1% (6)
    Illinois:

    0.3% (8,728)
    Walked - Females:
    Highland Park:

    2.6% (211)
    Illinois:

    3.0% (86,093)
    Other means - Females:
    Highland Park:

    0.5% (39)
    Illinois:

    0.9% (25,900)

Private vehicle occupancy

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Drove alone:
Highland Park:

89.4% (10,842)
Illinois:

87.1% (4,207,339)
In 2 person carpool:
Highland Park:

7.8% (951)
Illinois:

10.0% (484,652)
In 3 person carpool:
Highland Park:

1.3% (160)
Illinois:

1.7% (84,139)
In 4 person carpool:
Highland Park:

0.7% (84)
Illinois:

0.6% (30,865)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Highland Park:

0.4% (44)
Illinois:

0.3% (15,487)
In 7+ person carpool:
Highland Park:

0.4% (49)
Illinois:

0.2% (10,268)

Class of Workers

Class of Workers (%)

Employee of private company:
Highland Park:

61.5% (9,641)
Illinois:

70.3% (4,102,786)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Highland Park:

12.0% (1,876)
Illinois:

3.2% (184,981)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Highland Park:

8.0% (1,249)
Illinois:

8.3% (484,163)
Local government workers:
Highland Park:

5.8% (915)
Illinois:

6.8% (395,132)
State government workers:
Highland Park:

1.3% (205)
Illinois:

3.8% (220,995)
Federal government workers:
Highland Park:

1.6% (248)
Illinois:

2.1% (121,776)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Highland Park:

9.2% (1,448)
Illinois:

5.3% (307,691)
Unpaid family workers:
Highland Park:

0.6% (97)
Illinois:

0.3% (15,661)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Employee of private company - Males:
Highland Park:

62.1% (5,585)
Illinois:

73.5% (2,273,190)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
Highland Park:

16.8% (1,507)
Illinois:

4.4% (137,585)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
Highland Park:

4.4% (398)
Illinois:

4.9% (152,256)
Local government workers - Males:
Highland Park:

3.0% (272)
Illinois:

5.6% (174,192)
State government workers - Males:
Highland Park:

0.8% (69)
Illinois:

3.1% (96,283)
Federal government workers - Males:
Highland Park:

1.9% (172)
Illinois:

2.0% (63,146)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
Highland Park:

10.5% (943)
Illinois:

6.1% (189,063)
Unpaid family workers - Males:
Highland Park:

0.5% (46)
Illinois:

0.2% (7,451)

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Employee of private company - Females:
Highland Park:

60.7% (4,056)
Illinois:

66.8% (1,829,596)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
Highland Park:

5.5% (369)
Illinois:

1.7% (47,396)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
Highland Park:

12.7% (851)
Illinois:

12.1% (331,907)
Local government workers - Females:
Highland Park:

9.6% (643)
Illinois:

8.1% (220,940)
State government workers - Females:
Highland Park:

2.0% (136)
Illinois:

4.6% (124,712)
Federal government workers - Females:
Highland Park:

1.1% (76)
Illinois:

2.1% (58,630)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
Highland Park:

7.6% (505)
Illinois:

4.3% (118,628)
Unpaid family workers - Females:
Highland Park:

0.8% (51)
Illinois:

0.3% (8,210)
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