Illinois Unemployment Level Heat Map - October 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
4.30% 4.00%4.40%5.00%
Addison
6.10% 6.40%7.30%10.00%
Alexander County
8.60% 8.60%8.40%8.90%
Algonquin
5.10% 5.60%5.60%8.50%
Alton
8.50% 8.20%8.10%10.40%
Arlington Heights
4.60% 5.00%4.80%8.30%
Aurora
6.40% 6.00%6.80%8.70%
Bartlett
5.10% 6.00%5.70%9.10%
Batavia
5.60% 4.70%4.70%6.40%
Belleville
7.30% 6.70%7.20%9.70%
Belvidere
9.60% 11.10%9.90%8.80%
Berwyn
8.40% 9.00%9.30%14.20%
Bloomington
5.80% 5.50%5.50%6.60%
Bolingbrook
6.70% 7.10%6.50%11.30%
Bond County
5.10% 4.70%4.90%5.80%
Boone County
7.40% 8.80%7.80%7.70%
Brown County
3.10% 2.90%2.70%3.00%
Buffalo Grove
4.20% 4.20%4.20%7.30%
Burbank
7.90% 8.40%9.20%12.40%
Bureau County
5.20% 4.70%6.30%6.10%
Calhoun County
4.80% 4.80%5.20%5.40%
Calumet City
14.60% 16.80%14.50%18.60%
Carbondale
7.30% 6.40%6.60%8.40%
Carol Stream
5.20% 5.70%5.00%9.30%
Carpentersville
6.40% 6.10%11.40%9.30%
Carroll County
4.40% 4.00%5.70%5.10%
Cass County
5.40% 5.00%5.70%5.40%
Champaign
5.80% 5.30%4.90%6.00%
Champaign County
5.70% 5.20%5.00%5.70%
Chicago
9.20% 9.70%9.00%15.00%
Chicago Heights
11.80% 13.40%15.40%14.90%
Christian County
5.90% 5.50%6.30%6.90%
Cicero
7.60% 8.10%9.80%12.50%
Clark County
5.00% 4.50%6.20%5.60%
Clay County
5.90% 5.30%6.20%6.80%
Clinton County
3.80% 3.70%3.70%4.40%
Coles County
5.70% 5.70%5.50%6.80%
Collinsville
6.20% 5.70%5.70%8.10%
Cook County
8.20% 8.80%8.40%13.50%
Crawford County
5.30% 4.90%5.60%5.80%
Crystal Lake
5.00% 5.40%4.90%8.60%
Cumberland County
4.20% 4.10%5.00%4.50%
Danville
8.80% 8.00%7.80%10.20%
De Witt County
5.10% 4.90%5.40%5.60%
Decatur
9.80% 8.90%10.20%11.20%
DeKalb
7.50% 7.00%6.90%8.50%
DeKalb County
5.90% 5.60%6.30%7.20%
Des Plaines
6.00% 6.60%7.00%11.00%
Dolton
14.90% 17.20%15.30%21.30%
Douglas County
4.40% 4.10%3.90%4.80%
Downers Grove
4.90% 5.30%4.70%7.80%
DuPage County
5.30% 5.70%5.40%8.90%
East St. Louis
12.90% 11.20%11.90%15.40%
Edgar County
4.60% 4.40%4.40%5.10%
Edwards County
5.50% 5.20%5.30%5.80%
Effingham County
4.30% 3.90%4.50%5.00%
Elgin
6.90% 6.80%9.90%9.60%
Elk Grove Village
5.40% 5.90%5.70%10.20%
Elmhurst
4.70% 5.00%4.40%7.90%
Elmwood Park
6.80% 7.50%7.10%12.20%
Evanston
5.70% 6.10%5.90%9.60%
Fayette County
5.40% 4.90%6.20%6.20%
Ford County
5.10% 4.60%4.80%5.10%
Franklin County
7.40% 7.10%7.10%8.00%
Freeport
7.40% 6.90%7.80%8.30%
Fulton County
6.00% 5.90%6.60%6.80%
Galesburg
7.60% 6.80%8.10%9.00%
Gallatin County
7.10% 6.20%6.60%8.20%
Glen Ellyn
4.80% 5.30%5.00%8.30%
Glendale Heights
6.20% 6.80%6.80%10.60%
Glenview
4.70% 5.30%4.50%8.90%
Granite City
6.90% 6.10%6.90%8.80%
Greene County
5.40% 5.00%5.00%5.80%
Grundy County
6.10% 6.60%6.60%8.80%
Gurnee
5.40% 4.80%4.80%7.00%
Hamilton County
5.10% 4.50%5.00%4.70%
Hancock County
4.40% 4.20%5.30%5.30%
Hanover Park
5.90% 6.70%8.90%10.60%
Hardin County
7.30% 7.10%7.10%8.10%
Harvey
15.30% 16.80%17.10%21.50%
Henderson County
4.10% 3.50%5.40%4.70%
Henry County
4.80% 4.50%5.90%6.40%
Highland Park
3.90% 3.60%4.40%6.00%
Hoffman Estates
5.50% 5.90%5.40%9.80%
Homer Glen
5.20% 5.70%5.30%9.00%
Huntley
5.90% 6.40%5.10%9.10%
Iroquois County
4.80% 4.30%5.50%5.20%
Jackson County
6.00% 5.40%5.90%6.90%
Jasper County
4.70% 4.40%5.20%4.80%
Jefferson County
6.90% 6.40%6.50%7.50%
Jersey County
4.80% 4.90%4.70%6.10%
Jo Daviess County
4.20% 3.70%6.20%6.00%
Johnson County
6.50% 5.90%6.70%7.00%
Joliet
8.00% 8.50%9.40%12.40%
Kane County
6.10% 5.60%7.10%7.90%
Kankakee
10.00% 9.10%11.60%11.00%
Kankakee County
6.70% 6.10%7.50%7.80%
Kendall County
5.50% 5.90%5.80%8.70%
Knox County
7.00% 6.40%7.50%7.80%
Lake County
5.40% 4.90%6.50%7.10%
Lake in the Hills
5.30% 5.90%5.80%9.40%
Lansing
10.60% 12.90%10.30%14.60%
LaSalle County
6.30% 5.80%7.30%7.70%
Lawrence County
6.20% 5.70%6.30%6.60%
Lee County
4.70% 4.50%5.20%5.60%
Livingston County
5.10% 4.70%5.90%5.60%
Lockport
5.80% 6.40%5.80%8.40%
Logan County
5.20% 5.00%5.20%5.80%
Lombard
5.30% 5.80%5.30%9.20%
Macon County
8.20% 7.50%8.60%9.40%
Macoupin County
4.90% 4.60%5.00%5.60%
Madison County
5.60% 5.30%5.30%6.80%
Marion County
6.50% 6.00%6.10%7.10%
Marshall County
5.70% 5.20%6.90%6.10%
Mason County
5.90% 5.30%6.30%6.70%
Massac County
6.40% 6.20%6.40%7.30%
Maywood
14.30% 14.80%15.20%21.50%
McDonough County
5.80% 6.00%5.20%5.70%
McHenry
5.30% 5.80%5.70%8.40%
McHenry County
5.30% 5.90%5.90%8.60%
McLean County
5.30% 4.90%4.90%5.80%
Melrose Park
6.70% 7.60%9.10%11.30%
Menard County
4.10% 3.90%5.00%5.10%
Mercer County
4.70% 4.40%6.40%6.40%
Moline
5.50% 4.90%6.50%8.10%
Monroe County
3.70% 3.50%3.30%4.50%
Montgomery County
5.80% 5.30%6.40%6.90%
Morgan County
5.50% 5.30%5.50%5.90%
Moultrie County
3.80% 3.50%3.90%4.50%
Mount Prospect
5.00% 5.40%5.00%9.20%
Mundelein
4.70% 4.20%6.90%6.80%
Naperville
4.70% 5.10%4.40%7.90%
New Lenox
4.80% 5.30%5.20%7.80%
Niles
6.70% 7.10%6.30%12.80%
Normal
5.10% 4.70%4.30%5.60%
North Chicago
8.30% 7.10%10.00%9.40%
Northbrook
4.90% 5.20%5.30%9.10%
O'Fallon
5.20% 5.10%5.20%6.90%
Oak Forest
6.80% 7.30%7.30%10.80%
Oak Lawn
7.30% 7.90%7.60%12.00%
Oak Park
5.60% 6.10%5.30%9.80%
Ogle County
5.50% 5.40%6.30%6.30%
Orland Park
5.70% 6.00%5.80%9.70%
Oswego
5.00% 5.40%4.80%8.30%
Palatine
5.00% 5.50%5.70%8.60%
Park Forest
12.40% 13.80%12.30%17.30%
Park Ridge
5.10% 5.60%5.10%9.00%
Pekin
6.40% 5.90%7.00%7.30%
Peoria
8.50% 7.80%8.80%10.50%
Peoria County
7.60% 7.00%8.10%9.20%
Perry County
6.20% 6.20%6.00%7.10%
Piatt County
4.80% 4.50%4.30%4.30%
Pike County
4.50% 4.20%4.80%4.60%
Plainfield
5.00% 5.50%5.00%8.90%
Pope County
5.70% 5.10%5.70%6.20%
Pulaski County
9.60% 9.40%10.40%10.00%
Putnam County
5.00% 4.60%6.20%6.60%
Quincy
4.60% 4.20%4.60%5.70%
Randolph County
4.90% 4.70%4.50%5.50%
Richland County
4.70% 4.30%4.60%5.70%
Rock Island
6.20% 5.60%6.70%8.70%
Rock Island County
5.60% 5.10%6.60%8.10%
Rockford
10.60% 10.50%10.00%11.80%
Romeoville
7.60% 8.00%8.00%11.90%
Round Lake Beach
6.50% 6.00%12.60%8.10%
Saline County
7.30% 6.80%7.30%8.50%
Sangamon County
5.90% 5.40%6.30%7.40%
Schaumburg
5.30% 6.00%5.30%9.50%
Schuyler County
4.40% 4.30%4.90%4.50%
Scott County
4.90% 4.70%6.00%4.60%
Shelby County
4.40% 4.20%4.80%5.20%
Skokie
6.60% 7.00%6.40%13.30%
Springfield
6.70% 6.10%7.00%8.60%
St. Charles
4.70% 4.50%4.50%6.70%
St. Clair County
6.80% 6.40%6.70%8.60%
Stark County
5.70% 4.80%6.80%5.80%
Stephenson County
5.60% 5.20%6.40%6.40%
Streamwood
6.40% 7.10%8.20%10.50%
Tazewell County
5.20% 4.80%5.70%6.50%
Tinley Park
5.70% 6.30%6.00%9.60%
Union County
6.40% 5.80%6.70%6.10%
Urbana
5.90% 5.30%4.40%6.00%
Vermilion County
7.10% 6.50%6.90%7.80%
Vernon Hills
4.30% 3.70%4.00%6.90%
Wabash County
4.70% 4.20%5.20%5.60%
Warren County
5.10% 4.50%5.10%5.30%
Washington County
2.90% 3.10%2.70%3.30%
Waukegan
7.40% 6.70%10.10%8.30%
Wayne County
5.70% 4.80%5.30%6.10%
West Chicago
4.50% 5.00%7.60%7.30%
Westmont
6.00% 6.30%5.30%9.50%
Wheaton
4.50% 4.80%4.00%7.40%
Wheeling
5.20% 5.60%6.00%8.90%
White County
5.20% 5.00%5.60%5.80%
Whiteside County
5.20% 5.00%5.40%6.50%
Will County
6.60% 7.10%7.10%10.40%
Williamson County
6.10% 5.70%6.10%6.80%
Wilmette
4.50% 4.90%4.20%7.50%
Winnebago County
8.40% 8.70%8.10%9.60%
Woodford County
4.20% 4.00%4.40%4.90%
Woodridge
5.70% 6.00%5.50%9.20%
Woodstock
5.00% 6.00%6.60%8.60%
Zion
10.60% 9.50%10.40%10.80%