Census Tract 8290, Chicago Heights, Illinois

Census Tract 8290 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Chicago Heights, Illinois.

This 0.9 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 1,300and is one of 181 Opportunity Zones in Cook County.

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

Census Tract 8290 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

$21K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $21,000, which is 70% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Illinois of $69,000.

Poverty Rate

51%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 51%, which is 40% higherthan the rate for the state of Illinois of 11%.

Median Home Value

$56K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $56,000, which is 73% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Illinois of $210,000.

Education

88%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 88%, which is 2% lowerthan the rate for the state of Illinois of 90%.

Median Age

26

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 26, which is 33% 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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