Census Tract 9774, Newton, Illinois

Census Tract 9774 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Newton, Illinois.

This 2.1 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 2,700and is the only Opportunity Zone in Jasper County.

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

Census Tract 9774 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

$37K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $37,000, which is 46% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Illinois of $69,000.

Poverty Rate

25%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 25%, which is 14% higherthan the rate for the state of Illinois of 11%.

Median Home Value

$73K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $73,000, which is 65% 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

44

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 44, which is 13% higherthan 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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