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Based on the data from 2000 / 2009 when the population of Highland Park, Illinois was 30,038 / 31,516

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 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 workers including supervisors5.1% (799)5.5% (491)4.6% (308)
Business operations specialists4.1% (645)3.9% (354)4.4% (291)
Retail sales workers except cashiers3.8% (599)3.0% (273)4.9% (326)
Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers3.1% (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 communication equipment workers1.1% (176)1.1% (95)1.2% (81)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations1.1% (172)0.3% (28)2.2% (144)
Secondary school teachers1.1% (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 personal appearance, transportation, and 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 occupations 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 trades 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/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)
Special education teachers0.3% (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 by year (%)

Unemployment in 2009:
Highland Park:

5.9%
Illinois:

9.0%
Unemployment in 2008:
Highland Park:

4.3%
Illinois:

6.4%
Unemployment in 2007:
Highland Park:

3.3%
Illinois:

5.1%
Unemployment in 2006:
Highland Park:

2.8%
Illinois:

4.6%
Unemployment in 2005:
Highland Park:

3.1%
Illinois:

5.8%
Unemployment in 2004:
Highland Park:

3.7%
Illinois:

6.2%
Unemployment in 2003:
Highland Park:

3.9%
Illinois:

6.7%
Unemployment in 2002:
Highland Park:

4.0%
Illinois:

6.5%
Unemployment in 2001:
Highland Park:

3.1%
Illinois:

5.4%
Unemployment in 2000:
Highland Park:

2.7%
Illinois:

4.5%
Unemployment by race in 2000:

Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 2.4%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 2.9%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 10.6%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 1.8%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 3.4%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 1.7%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 20.1%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 0.6%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 10.0%

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Males

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Females

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

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

2.1% (280)
Illinois:

4.3% (242,481)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    3.2% (256)
    Illinois:

    5.6% (167,087)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    0.4% (24)
    Illinois:

    2.8% (75,394)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Highland Park:

0.9% (121)
Illinois:

4.2% (239,278)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    1.4% (111)
    Illinois:

    5.7% (169,195)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    0.2% (10)
    Illinois:

    2.6% (70,083)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

2.7% (360)
Illinois:

5.0% (283,045)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    4.2% (332)
    Illinois:

    6.2% (185,660)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    0.5% (28)
    Illinois:

    3.6% (97,385)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Highland Park:

6.4% (871)
Illinois:

9.3% (526,844)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    9.1% (726)
    Illinois:

    11.2% (334,938)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    2.6% (145)
    Illinois:

    7.1% (191,906)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

8.9% (1,204)
Illinois:

10.0% (570,626)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    9.0% (713)
    Illinois:

    10.4% (311,377)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    8.8% (491)
    Illinois:

    9.6% (259,249)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Highland Park:

14.2% (1,928)
Illinois:

14.1% (800,813)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    16.5% (1,310)
    Illinois:

    13.3% (398,148)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    11.0% (618)
    Illinois:

    14.9% (402,665)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

17.5% (2,365)
Illinois:

12.6% (715,560)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    18.8% (1,492)
    Illinois:

    10.5% (314,053)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    15.6% (873)
    Illinois:

    14.9% (401,507)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Highland Park:

15.0% (2,033)
Illinois:

10.9% (621,208)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    15.0% (1,191)
    Illinois:

    9.7% (290,072)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    15.0% (842)
    Illinois:

    12.3% (331,136)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

9.4% (1,278)
Illinois:

5.2% (296,874)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    6.9% (549)
    Illinois:

    4.0% (119,682)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    13.0% (729)
    Illinois:

    6.6% (177,192)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

10.7% (1,446)
Illinois:

5.3% (301,771)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    8.2% (652)
    Illinois:

    4.7% (139,294)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    14.2% (794)
    Illinois:

    6.0% (162,477)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

4.4% (593)
Illinois:

2.8% (159,248)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    3.1% (243)
    Illinois:

    2.4% (72,388)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    6.2% (350)
    Illinois:

    3.2% (86,860)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Highland Park:

1.5% (209)
Illinois:

1.3% (74,192)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    0.6% (51)
    Illinois:

    1.2% (35,619)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    2.8% (158)
    Illinois:

    1.4% (38,573)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Highland Park:

4.0% (544)
Illinois:

8.0% (454,518)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    2.4% (188)
    Illinois:

    7.9% (237,436)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    6.3% (356)
    Illinois:

    8.1% (217,082)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Highland Park:

2.4% (321)
Illinois:

7.0% (399,246)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Highland Park:

    1.6% (130)
    Illinois:

    7.2% (216,089)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Highland Park:

    3.4% (191)
    Illinois:

    6.8% (183,157)
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)

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 (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%)

Working at home in 2008 - Highland Park

Working at home in 2008 - Illinois

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Males

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Females

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

Working at home in 2000 - Highland Park

Working at home in 2000 - Illinois

Travel time to work in 2008:
Less than 5 minutes:
Highland Park:

3.1% (457)
Illinois:

3.1% (175,898)
    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    3.5% (256)
    Illinois:

    2.9% (87,448)
    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    2.7% (201)
    Illinois:

    3.3% (88,450)
5 to 9 minutes:
Highland Park:

11.1% (1,650)
Illinois:

9.6% (544,146)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    8.8% (637)
    Illinois:

    8.7% (261,420)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    13.4% (1,013)
    Illinois:

    10.5% (282,726)
10 to 14 minutes:
Highland Park:

10.5% (1,560)
Illinois:

13.0% (739,456)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    10.4% (754)
    Illinois:

    12.1% (362,923)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    10.7% (806)
    Illinois:

    14.0% (376,533)
15 to 19 minutes:
Highland Park:

8.7% (1,295)
Illinois:

13.3% (754,504)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    7.5% (544)
    Illinois:

    12.4% (371,910)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    10.0% (751)
    Illinois:

    14.2% (382,594)
20 to 24 minutes:
Highland Park:

9.2% (1,364)
Illinois:

12.8% (726,381)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    9.4% (680)
    Illinois:

    12.5% (375,109)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    9.1% (684)
    Illinois:

    13.1% (351,272)
25 to 29 minutes:
Highland Park:

6.0% (890)
Illinois:

5.4% (308,342)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    5.8% (421)
    Illinois:

    5.3% (158,820)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    6.2% (469)
    Illinois:

    5.6% (149,522)
30 to 34 minutes:
Highland Park:

15.2% (2,247)
Illinois:

14.0% (795,472)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    16.5% (1,200)
    Illinois:

    14.6% (438,096)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    13.9% (1,047)
    Illinois:

    13.3% (357,376)
35 to 39 minutes:
Highland Park:

3.1% (460)
Illinois:

3.0% (170,726)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    3.4% (250)
    Illinois:

    3.1% (94,213)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    2.8% (210)
    Illinois:

    2.8% (76,513)
40 to 44 minutes:
Highland Park:

4.5% (673)
Illinois:

4.7% (269,172)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    4.6% (331)
    Illinois:

    4.9% (147,218)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    4.5% (342)
    Illinois:

    4.5% (121,954)
45 to 59 minutes:
Highland Park:

15.3% (2,263)
Illinois:

10.2% (578,079)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    16.6% (1,204)
    Illinois:

    11.1% (333,059)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    14.1% (1,059)
    Illinois:

    9.1% (245,020)
60 to 89 minutes:
Highland Park:

10.2% (1,506)
Illinois:

7.9% (451,191)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    9.3% (676)
    Illinois:

    8.9% (266,457)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    11.0% (830)
    Illinois:

    6.9% (184,734)
90 or more minutes:
Highland Park:

2.9% (436)
Illinois:

3.0% (171,697)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Highland Park:

    4.3% (313)
    Illinois:

    3.3% (99,736)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Highland Park:

    1.6% (123)
    Illinois:

    2.7% (71,961)
Travel time to work in 2000:
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 to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Travel time to work 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)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Highland Park

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Highland Park (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Highland Park (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Illinois

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Illinois (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Illinois (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Highland Park

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Illinois

Means of transportation to work in 2008:
Drove car alone:
Highland Park:

74.9% (12,153)
Illinois:

73.5% (4,348,084)
    Drove car alone - Males:
    Highland Park:

    74.3% (5,894)
    Illinois:

    73.7% (2,296,876)
    Drove car alone - Females:
    Highland Park:

    75.4% (6,259)
    Illinois:

    73.2% (2,051,208)
Carpooled:
Highland Park:

9.0% (1,465)
Illinois:

8.9% (525,697)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Highland Park:

    9.7% (766)
    Illinois:

    9.1% (282,312)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Highland Park:

    8.4% (699)
    Illinois:

    8.7% (243,385)
Bus or trolley bus:
Highland Park:

1.6% (261)
Illinois:

3.8% (223,556)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Highland Park:

    1.8% (140)
    Illinois:

    3.0% (92,749)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Highland Park:

    1.5% (121)
    Illinois:

    4.7% (130,807)
Subway or elevated:
Highland Park:

0.4% (73)
Illinois:

2.7% (158,393)
    Subway or elevated - Males:
    Highland Park:

    0.3% (25)
    Illinois:

    2.5% (79,163)
    Subway or elevated - Females:
    Highland Park:

    0.6% (48)
    Illinois:

    2.8% (79,230)
Railroad:
Highland Park:

1.1% (184)
Illinois:

2.3% (138,805)
    Railroad - Males:
    Highland Park:

    0.9% (71)
    Illinois:

    2.5% (77,651)
    Railroad - Females:
    Highland Park:

    1.4% (113)
    Illinois:

    2.2% (61,154)
Bicycle:
Highland Park:

0.3% (56)
Illinois:

0.6% (33,147)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Highland Park:

    0.5% (41)
    Illinois:

    0.9% (26,503)
    Bicycle - Females:
    Highland Park:

    0.2% (15)
    Illinois:

    0.2% (6,644)
Walked:
Highland Park:

2.2% (364)
Illinois:

3.2% (187,597)
    Walked - Males:
    Highland Park:

    2.2% (177)
    Illinois:

    3.2% (100,549)
    Walked - Females:
    Highland Park:

    2.3% (187)
    Illinois:

    3.1% (87,048)
Other means:
Highland Park:

1.5% (245)
Illinois:

1.1% (65,186)
    Other means - Males:
    Highland Park:

    1.9% (152)
    Illinois:

    1.2% (38,378)
    Other means - Females:
    Highland Park:

    1.1% (93)
    Illinois:

    1.0% (26,808)
Means of transportation to work in 2000:
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)

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 (%) - Males

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Class of Workers:
Employee of private company:
Highland Park:

61.5% (9,641)
Illinois:

70.3% (4,102,786)
    Employee of private company - Males:
    Highland Park:

    62.1% (5,585)
    Illinois:

    73.5% (2,273,190)
    Employee of private company - Females:
    Highland Park:

    60.7% (4,056)
    Illinois:

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

12.0% (1,876)
Illinois:

3.2% (184,981)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
    Highland Park:

    16.8% (1,507)
    Illinois:

    4.4% (137,585)
    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:
Highland Park:

8.0% (1,249)
Illinois:

8.3% (484,163)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
    Highland Park:

    4.4% (398)
    Illinois:

    4.9% (152,256)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
    Highland Park:

    12.7% (851)
    Illinois:

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

5.8% (915)
Illinois:

6.8% (395,132)
    Local government workers - Males:
    Highland Park:

    3.0% (272)
    Illinois:

    5.6% (174,192)
    Local government workers - Females:
    Highland Park:

    9.6% (643)
    Illinois:

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

1.3% (205)
Illinois:

3.8% (220,995)
    State government workers - Males:
    Highland Park:

    0.8% (69)
    Illinois:

    3.1% (96,283)
    State government workers - Females:
    Highland Park:

    2.0% (136)
    Illinois:

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

1.6% (248)
Illinois:

2.1% (121,776)
    Federal government workers - Males:
    Highland Park:

    1.9% (172)
    Illinois:

    2.0% (63,146)
    Federal government workers - Females:
    Highland Park:

    1.1% (76)
    Illinois:

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

9.2% (1,448)
Illinois:

5.3% (307,691)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
    Highland Park:

    10.5% (943)
    Illinois:

    6.1% (189,063)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
    Highland Park:

    7.6% (505)
    Illinois:

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

0.6% (97)
Illinois:

0.3% (15,661)
    Unpaid family workers - Males:
    Highland Park:

    0.5% (46)
    Illinois:

    0.2% (7,451)
    Unpaid family workers - Females:
    Highland Park:

    0.8% (51)
    Illinois:

    0.3% (8,210)

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