Joliet Information

Joliet Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Joliet, IL

General Joliet Information

State: Illinois

County: Will County

Close cities: Ingalls Park, IL, Channahon, IL, Elwood, IL, Lemont, IL, Romeoville, IL, Shorewood, IL, Fairmont, IL, Crystal Lawns, IL, New Lenox, IL, Preston Heights, IL, Manhattan, IL, Rockdale, IL, Lockport, IL, Plainfield, IL, Crest Hill, IL

Joliet Population (census data)
Total 144,316 (+31.8% since 2000)
Male 71,495 (49.5%)
Female 72,821 (50.5%)

Population Density: 3,792 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 101.6 (US Avg is 100)

Joliet Elevation: 600 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1876

Land Area: 38.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $54,864

Zip Codes: 60436, 60435, 60431, 60434, 60432, and 60433.

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Joliet Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (61.0%)
  • Hispanic (18.4%)
  • Black (18.2%)
  • Other race (9.0%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (18.0%)
  • Irish (13.8%)
  • Italian (8.7%)
  • Polish (7.7%)
  • English (4.6%)
  • United States (2.8%)
Foriegn Born: 11,566 people (8.0%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Joliet Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago White Sox, Chicago Cubs
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, Indianapolis Colts
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: Chicago State University, DePaul University, University of Illinois

Joliet School Information

High Schools
Dirksen Junior High School (203 South Midland, Joliet, IL, 60436 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Gompers Junior High School (1501 Copperfield Avenue, Joliet, IL, 60432 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Hufford Junior High School (1125 N Larkin Avenue, Joliet, IL, 60435 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Joliet Central High School (201 E Jefferson Street, Joliet, IL, 60432 - Joliet Township High School District 204 District)
Joliet Township High School - Alternate (110 Collins Street, Joliet, IL, 60432 - Joliet Township High School District 204 District)
Joliet West High School (401 N Larkin Avenue, Joliet, IL, 60435 - Joliet Township High School District 204 District)
Washington Junior High School (402 Richards Street, Joliet, IL, 60433 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Middle Schools
Aux Sable Middle School (2001 Wildspring Parkway, Joliet, IL, 60435 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Elementary Schools
A O Marshall Elementary School (319 Harwood Street, Joliet, IL, 60432 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Carl Sandburg Elementary (1100 Lilac Lane, Joliet, IL, 60435 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Crystal Lawns Elementary School (2544 Crystal Drive, Joliet, IL, 60435 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Cunningham Elementary School (500 Moran Street, Joliet, IL, 60435 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Edna Keith Elementary School (400 4th Avenue, Joliet, IL, 60433 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Farragut Elementary School (701 Glenwood Avenue, Joliet, IL, 60435 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Grand Prairie Elementary School (3100 Caton Farm Road, Joliet, IL, 60431 - Plainfield School District 202 District)
Laraway Elementary School (275 Laraway Road, Joliet, IL, 60436 - Laraway Community Consolidated School District 70C District)
Lynne Thigpen Elementary School (207 South Midland Avenue, Joliet, IL, 60436 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Marycrest Elementary School (303 Purdue Court, Joliet, IL, 60436 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Oak Valley Elementary School (1705 Richards Street, Joliet, IL, 60433 - Laraway Community Consolidated School District 70C District)
Parks Elementary School (500 Parks Avenue, Joliet, IL, 60432 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Pershing Elementary School (251 N Midland Avenue, Joliet, IL, 60435 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Rockdale Elementary School (715 Meadow Avenue, Joliet, IL, 60436 - Rockdale School District 84 District)
Sator Sanchez Elementary School (1101 Harrison, Joliet, IL, 60432 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
T E Culbertson Elementary School (1521 E Washington Street, Joliet, IL, 60433 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Taft Elementary School (1125 Oregon Avenue, Joliet, IL, 60435 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School (2651 Glenwood Avenue, Joliet, IL, 60435 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Union Elementary School (1661 Cherry Hill Road, Joliet, IL, 60433 - Union School District 81 District)
Woodland Elementary School (701 3rd Avenue, Joliet, IL, 60433 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Other/Private Schools
Eisenhower Academy (406 Burke Drive, Joliet, IL, 60433 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Forest Park Individual Education School (1220 California, Joliet, IL, 60432 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Illinois Youth Center - Joliet (2848 W McDonough Street, Joliet, IL, 60436 - Corrections School District 428 Department Of District)
Joseph E Fisher School (1205 N Larkin, Joliet, IL, 60435 - S Will County Cooperative For Special Education District)
Premier Academy (51 W Jackson Street, Joliet, IL, 60432 - Grundy/Kendall ROE District)
Sowic Education Center (1705 Richards Street, Joliet, IL, 60433 - S Will County Cooperative For Special Education District)
Stateville Correctional Center (P. O. Box 112, Joliet, IL, 60434 - Corrections School District 428 Department Of District)
Thompson Instructional Center (1020 Rowel Avenue, Joliet, IL, 60435 - Joliet PSD 86 District)
Troy Craughwell School (3333 Black Road, Joliet, IL, 60431 - Troy Community Consolidated School District 30C District)
Troy Heritage Trail School (3389 Longford Drive, Joliet, IL, 60431 - Troy Community Consolidated School District 30C District)
Will County Safe School (51 W Jackson Street, Joliet, IL, 60432 - Will ROE District)

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