Illinois Unemployment Level Heat Map - January 2021

Over 15% 10-15% 8-10% 6-8% 4-6% 2-4% 0-2%
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Unemployment Rates for Selected Locations in Illinois

Place NameCurrent RatePrevious Month Rate6 Months Ago1 Year Ago
Adams County
4.00% 4.00%8.80%3.20%
Addison
5.60% 6.80%14.40%3.20%
Alexander County
7.30% 7.30%14.10%5.70%
Algonquin
5.70% 6.30%14.00%2.70%
Alton
7.40% 7.80%15.90%4.70%
Arlington Heights
5.60% 6.10%12.20%2.00%
Aurora
6.10% 6.40%13.50%3.80%
Bartlett
5.60% 6.40%13.80%2.30%
Batavia
5.70% 5.30%11.20%3.20%
Belleville
7.00% 7.10%15.90%4.00%
Belvidere
7.20% 6.70%18.60%7.50%
Berwyn
7.60% 9.30%19.50%3.10%
Bloomington
5.20% 5.10%11.70%3.30%
Bolingbrook
6.60% 7.80%15.90%2.60%
Bond County
4.20% 4.30%10.70%3.50%
Boone County
6.10% 5.80%15.50%6.00%
Brown County
2.50% 2.30%6.10%2.20%
Buffalo Grove
5.10% 5.30%11.40%2.80%
Burbank
6.30% 8.10%17.40%3.20%
Bureau County
4.70% 4.30%9.90%5.10%
Calhoun County
4.00% 4.00%12.00%4.70%
Calumet City
12.50% 14.90%21.90%4.80%
Carbondale
6.20% 6.50%13.70%3.50%
Carol Stream
5.20% 6.20%14.30%2.20%
Carpentersville
7.10% 6.60%15.60%7.10%
Carroll County
4.40% 4.60%9.70%4.40%
Cass County
4.60% 4.00%9.40%3.90%
Champaign
4.80% 4.90%11.00%3.00%
Champaign County
4.60% 4.60%10.40%3.20%
Chicago
8.80% 10.50%18.60%3.10%
Chicago Heights
10.80% 11.90%17.60%5.50%
Christian County
5.10% 5.10%11.00%4.90%
Cicero
6.60% 8.30%17.90%3.50%
Clark County
4.40% 4.20%10.70%4.50%
Clay County
5.00% 4.70%12.10%4.20%
Clinton County
3.40% 3.30%8.50%2.80%
Coles County
5.00% 5.10%11.60%3.40%
Collinsville
4.80% 5.40%13.40%3.90%
Cook County
7.90% 9.40%17.40%2.90%
Crawford County
4.50% 4.30%9.40%4.30%
Crystal Lake
5.50% 6.00%13.20%2.30%
Cumberland County
4.00% 3.60%8.20%3.20%
Danville
7.90% 8.20%14.40%5.30%
De Witt County
4.80% 4.30%9.40%3.90%
Decatur
9.20% 9.00%16.60%5.80%
DeKalb
6.50% 6.80%13.40%3.90%
DeKalb County
5.60% 5.60%12.20%3.90%
Des Plaines
5.90% 7.20%16.10%2.60%
Dolton
14.50% 17.40%23.80%4.50%
Douglas County
3.70% 3.60%8.50%3.10%
Downers Grove
5.40% 5.80%11.30%1.90%
DuPage County
5.40% 6.20%13.00%2.20%
East St. Louis
10.40% 12.10%19.90%6.40%
Edgar County
4.00% 3.80%9.10%4.20%
Edwards County
4.20% 4.20%9.20%4.30%
Effingham County
4.00% 3.90%10.10%2.90%
Elgin
7.00% 7.10%15.40%6.00%
Elk Grove Village
5.80% 6.80%15.10%2.30%
Elmhurst
5.30% 6.10%11.60%2.00%
Elmwood Park
6.60% 8.10%16.90%2.50%
Evanston
6.30% 6.90%13.00%2.20%
Fayette County
4.70% 4.60%10.40%4.20%
Ford County
4.30% 3.60%9.50%4.10%
Franklin County
5.90% 5.90%14.40%5.10%
Freeport
6.90% 6.70%11.90%4.80%
Fulton County
5.30% 5.20%12.00%5.40%
Galesburg
7.00% 7.30%13.30%4.90%
Gallatin County
5.70% 5.80%11.30%4.50%
Glen Ellyn
5.80% 6.20%11.90%1.90%
Glendale Heights
5.80% 7.40%15.40%2.60%
Glenview
5.50% 6.20%13.20%2.00%
Granite City
6.40% 6.60%14.70%3.70%
Greene County
4.70% 4.30%8.70%3.80%
Grundy County
5.50% 6.00%13.90%3.50%
Gurnee
5.30% 5.30%11.70%3.30%
Hamilton County
3.50% 3.40%9.00%3.20%
Hancock County
3.80% 3.80%8.80%4.30%
Hanover Park
5.90% 7.40%15.80%3.80%
Hardin County
6.00% 5.50%13.50%6.10%
Harvey
15.70% 18.40%23.60%5.70%
Henderson County
3.30% 3.50%10.40%3.90%
Henry County
4.70% 4.60%10.70%5.00%
Highland Park
5.60% 5.10%9.60%2.60%
Hoffman Estates
5.50% 6.50%14.40%2.20%
Homer Glen
5.20% 6.10%13.50%2.30%
Huntley
5.50% 6.60%14.30%2.50%
Iroquois County
4.00% 3.80%7.80%4.60%
Jackson County
5.10% 5.20%11.90%3.40%
Jasper County
3.90% 3.40%8.10%3.90%
Jefferson County
5.60% 5.60%13.40%4.30%
Jersey County
4.50% 4.50%11.40%4.10%
Jo Daviess County
4.50% 4.40%11.10%4.70%
Johnson County
5.40% 5.30%12.70%5.50%
Joliet
7.50% 8.70%17.50%3.90%
Kane County
6.10% 5.90%13.30%4.50%
Kankakee
9.50% 8.70%14.90%8.60%
Kankakee County
6.00% 5.70%12.00%5.40%
Kendall County
5.30% 6.20%13.80%2.60%
Knox County
6.10% 6.20%11.90%4.70%
Lake County
5.70% 5.50%11.50%4.20%
Lake in the Hills
5.80% 6.40%15.20%2.60%
Lansing
9.90% 11.00%18.00%3.80%
LaSalle County
5.80% 5.60%13.60%5.30%
Lawrence County
5.50% 5.10%10.80%5.40%
Lee County
4.50% 4.20%9.90%4.10%
Livingston County
4.10% 4.00%10.70%3.80%
Lockport
5.10% 6.00%13.40%2.30%
Logan County
4.50% 4.30%9.60%4.00%
Lombard
5.70% 6.50%13.60%2.20%
Macon County
7.70% 7.40%14.40%5.20%
Macoupin County
4.10% 4.10%10.30%4.10%
Madison County
4.90% 5.00%12.10%3.50%
Marion County
5.60% 5.60%12.30%4.30%
Marshall County
5.20% 4.80%10.50%5.00%
Mason County
5.30% 4.90%10.70%5.40%
Massac County
5.50% 5.40%16.10%5.50%
Maywood
14.50% 17.10%24.90%4.80%
McDonough County
4.60% 4.60%11.10%3.70%
McHenry
5.20% 6.00%13.10%2.60%
McHenry County
5.40% 6.10%13.30%2.70%
McLean County
4.60% 4.50%10.60%3.30%
Melrose Park
6.20% 7.60%16.20%3.60%
Menard County
4.00% 3.90%8.70%3.60%
Mercer County
4.50% 4.40%10.80%5.10%
Moline
5.60% 5.90%13.60%4.90%
Monroe County
3.20% 3.30%8.90%2.80%
Montgomery County
5.50% 5.40%12.30%5.70%
Morgan County
4.70% 4.40%9.30%4.10%
Moultrie County
3.50% 3.50%7.20%2.90%
Mount Prospect
5.40% 6.50%13.50%2.00%
Mundelein
5.20% 5.10%11.80%4.30%
Naperville
5.20% 5.80%11.40%2.00%
New Lenox
4.50% 5.30%12.50%2.40%
Niles
6.10% 8.20%18.10%2.50%
Normal
4.40% 4.40%10.20%3.00%
North Chicago
7.50% 7.80%13.50%6.10%
Northbrook
6.40% 6.60%12.80%2.10%
O'Fallon
4.60% 4.80%12.10%3.50%
Oak Forest
6.10% 7.10%16.00%3.00%
Oak Lawn
6.90% 8.00%16.90%2.80%
Oak Park
6.50% 7.20%13.20%2.10%
Ogle County
5.20% 4.90%11.20%5.00%
Orland Park
5.60% 6.50%14.20%2.30%
Oswego
5.20% 6.30%13.40%2.30%
Palatine
5.30% 5.90%13.00%2.40%
Park Forest
11.40% 13.30%20.70%4.20%
Park Ridge
5.60% 6.40%13.50%2.20%
Pekin
6.10% 5.70%13.60%5.10%
Peoria
8.50% 8.50%16.50%5.30%
Peoria County
7.50% 7.40%15.40%5.10%
Perry County
5.00% 5.30%12.40%4.60%
Piatt County
3.80% 3.40%8.00%3.20%
Pike County
3.70% 3.40%8.00%4.50%
Plainfield
5.20% 5.90%13.60%2.10%
Pope County
4.90% 4.70%12.40%5.30%
Pulaski County
7.90% 7.50%14.60%6.20%
Putnam County
4.70% 4.30%10.80%5.80%
Quincy
4.30% 4.40%9.70%3.30%
Randolph County
4.20% 4.00%9.80%3.50%
Richland County
4.40% 4.40%9.20%3.80%
Rock Island
5.70% 6.30%14.00%5.10%
Rock Island County
5.50% 5.90%13.20%5.00%
Rockford
9.10% 9.20%18.60%6.90%
Romeoville
7.30% 8.50%17.80%3.40%
Round Lake Beach
6.50% 6.20%13.50%8.50%
Saline County
5.90% 6.20%13.70%5.00%
Sangamon County
5.90% 5.60%11.90%3.80%
Schaumburg
5.30% 6.40%14.00%2.10%
Schuyler County
4.10% 3.70%8.40%4.60%
Scott County
4.20% 3.60%7.70%5.40%
Shelby County
3.90% 3.90%9.00%3.90%
Skokie
6.60% 8.50%18.40%2.10%
Springfield
6.70% 6.50%13.20%3.90%
St. Charles
5.10% 4.80%12.00%3.10%
St. Clair County
6.10% 6.30%14.00%4.00%
Stark County
5.20% 4.50%9.80%5.70%
Stephenson County
5.10% 5.00%9.50%4.30%
Streamwood
6.00% 7.20%15.80%3.00%
Tazewell County
5.30% 5.10%12.40%4.30%
Tinley Park
5.70% 6.30%14.70%2.20%
Union County
5.00% 4.90%11.20%5.80%
Urbana
4.60% 4.80%10.90%3.20%
Vermilion County
6.10% 6.20%12.30%5.20%
Vernon Hills
5.00% 5.00%11.20%2.90%
Wabash County
4.10% 4.10%9.80%3.00%
Warren County
4.40% 4.10%8.80%3.80%
Washington County
2.80% 2.70%7.10%2.20%
Waukegan
6.40% 6.60%12.80%6.30%
Wayne County
4.40% 4.40%10.60%4.30%
West Chicago
4.70% 5.20%11.00%3.60%
Westmont
5.40% 6.40%13.70%2.10%
Wheaton
5.00% 5.50%11.20%1.80%
Wheeling
5.00% 5.90%13.60%2.40%
White County
4.00% 4.00%9.60%3.80%
Whiteside County
4.90% 4.90%11.60%4.30%
Will County
6.30% 7.30%15.10%3.00%
Williamson County
5.10% 5.00%12.70%4.00%
Wilmette
5.40% 6.00%10.60%1.70%
Winnebago County
7.20% 7.20%16.00%5.80%
Woodford County
4.20% 4.10%9.30%3.40%
Woodridge
5.40% 6.20%13.50%2.10%
Woodstock
5.20% 6.10%12.90%2.80%
Zion
8.00% 8.40%15.80%6.30%