Census Tract 8261, Calumet City, Illinois

Census Tract 8261 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Calumet City, Illinois.

This 1.4 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 5,800and is one of 181 Opportunity Zones in Cook County.

The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Illinois.

Census Tract 8261 Demographics

The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:

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Median Household Income

$42K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $42,000, which is 39% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Illinois of $69,000.

Poverty Rate

27%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 27%, which is 16% higherthan the rate for the state of Illinois of 11%.

Median Home Value

$87K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $87,000, which is 59% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Illinois of $210,000.

Education

81%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 81%, which is 9% lowerthan the rate for the state of Illinois of 90%.

Median Age

35

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 35, which is 10% lowerthan the median age for the state of Illinois of 39.

Illinois OZ Funds

There are 11QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Illinoisas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Illinois; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

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