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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Will County, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Will County, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 984   (0.65%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 555   (0.37%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1,836   (1.21%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 3,201   (2.11%)
  • 9th Grade: 2,120   (1.4%)
  • 10th Grade: 3,498   (2.3%)
  • 11th Grade: 3,726   (2.45%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5,185   (3.41%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 42,063   (27.7%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 13,011   (8.57%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 24,258   (15.98%)
  • Associate Degree: 10,254   (6.75%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 27,935   (18.4%)
  • Master's Degree: 9,571   (6.3%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2,427   (1.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 1,211   (0.8%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 1,039   (0.65%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 533   (0.34%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1,365   (0.86%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 3,857   (2.42%)
  • 9th Grade: 2,232   (1.4%)
  • 10th Grade: 3,352   (2.11%)
  • 11th Grade: 2,900   (1.82%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 4,450   (2.8%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 48,297   (30.36%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 15,861   (9.97%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 24,840   (15.61%)
  • Associate Degree: 12,231   (7.69%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 27,373   (17.21%)
  • Master's Degree: 8,614   (5.41%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1,655   (1.04%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 484   (0.3%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Will County, Illinois)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 5,726

5 to 9 years : 45,610

10 to 14 years : 49,972

15 to 17 years : 31,187

18 and 19 years : 12,004

20 to 24 years : 12,221

25 to 34 years : 6,445

35 years and over : 6,221

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 5,155

5 to 9 years : 6,521

10 to 14 years : 5,071

15 to 17 years : 2,385

18 and 19 years : 2,936

20 to 24 years : 5,023

25 to 34 years : 3,976

35 years and over : 3,867

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 8,535

5 to 9 years : 2,511

10 to 14 years : 879

15 to 17 years : 662

18 and 19 years : 4,116

20 to 24 years : 23,090

25 to 34 years : 69,579

35 years and over : 342,796


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Will County, Illinois

  • Plainfield Sd 202


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 15732 Howard St, Plainfield, IL 60544, Phone: (815) 577-4000, Students: 24,371 )

  • Valley View Cusd 365u


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 755 Luther Dr, Romeoville, IL 60446, Phone: (815) 886-2700, Students: 17,510 )

  • Joliet Psd 86


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 420 N Raynor Ave, Joliet, IL 60435, Phone: (815) 740-3196, Students: 10,111 )

  • Lincoln Way Chsd 210


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1801 E Lincoln Hwy, New Lenox, IL 60451, Phone: (815) 462-2100, Students: 6,632 )

  • New Lenox Sd 122


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 102 S Cedar Rd, New Lenox, IL 60451, Phone: (815) 485-2169, Students: 5,457 )

  • Joliet Twp Hsd 204


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 201 E Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60432, Phone: (815) 727-6970, Students: 5,208 )

  • Crete Monee Cusd 201u


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1500 Sangamon St, Crete, IL 60417, Phone: (708) 367-8300, Students: 4,774 )

  • Lockport Twp Hsd 205


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1323 E 7th St, Lockport, IL 60441, Phone: (815) 588-8100, Students: 3,728 )

  • Troy Ccsd 30c


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 5800 W Theodore St, Plainfield, IL 60544, Phone: (815) 577-6760, Students: 3,709 )

  • Summit Hill Sd 161


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 21133 S 80th Ave, Frankfort, IL 60423, Phone: (815) 469-9103, Students: 3,583 )

  • Homer Ccsd 33c


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 15733 Bell Rd, Homer Glen, IL 60491, Phone: (708) 226-7600, Students: 3,401 )

  • Mokena Sd 159


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 11244 W Willowcrest, Mokena, IL 60448, Phone: (708) 342-4900, Students: 2,396 )

  • Frankfort Ccsd 157c


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 10482 W Nebraska St, Frankfort, IL 60423, Phone: (815) 469-5922, Students: 2,247 )

  • Will County Sd 92


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 708 N State St, Lockport, IL 60441, Phone: (815) 838-8031, Students: 2,037 )

  • Peotone Cusd 207u


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 212 W Wilson St, Peotone, IL 60468, Phone: (708) 258-0991, Students: 1,999 )

  • Reed Custer Cusd 255u


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 255 Comet Dr, Braidwood, IL 60408, Phone: (815) 458-2307, Students: 1,891 )

  • Channahon Sd 17


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 24920 S Sage St, Channahon, IL 60410, Phone: (815) 467-4315, Students: 1,621 )

  • Wilmington Cusd 209u


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 715 S Joliet St, Wilmington, IL 60481, Phone: (815) 476-2594, Students: 1,528 )

  • Manhattan Sd 114


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 15606 W Smith Rd, Manhattan, IL 60442, Phone: (815) 478-6090, Students: 1,076 )

  • Beecher Cusd 200u


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 338, Beecher, IL 60401, Phone: (708) 946-2266, Students: 1,008 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Will County, Illinois

  • Scullen Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2815 Mistflower Ln, Naperville, IL 60564, Phone: (630) 428-7000, Students: 1,299 )

  • A Vito Martinez Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 590 Belmont Dr, Romeoville, IL 60446, Phone: (815) 886-6100, Students: 1,298 )

  • Brooks Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 350 Blair Ln, Bolingbrook, IL 60440, Phone: (630) 759-6340, Students: 1,270 )

  • Richard Ira Jones Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 15320 Wallin Dr, Plainfield, IL 60544, Phone: (815) 267-3600, Students: 1,258 )

  • Drauden Point Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1911 Drauden Rd, Plainfield, IL 60586, Phone: (815) 577-4900, Students: 1,185 )

  • Troy Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 5800 Theodore St, Plainfield, IL 60544, Phone: (815) 230-9920, Students: 1,177 )

  • Heritage Grove Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 12450 S Van Dyke Rd, Plainfield, IL 60585, Phone: (815) 439-4810, Students: 1,168 )

  • Timber Ridge Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2101 Bronk Rd, Plainfield, IL 60586, Phone: (815) 439-3410, Students: 1,167 )

  • Clifford Crone Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 4020 111th St, Naperville, IL 60564, Phone: (630) 428-5600, Students: 1,163 )

  • Wesmere Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2001 Wesmere Pkwy, Plainfield, IL 60586, Phone: (815) 439-3244, Students: 1,081 )

  • Plainfield North High School


    ( Grades: 9-10, Location: 12005 S 248th St, Plainfield, IL 60585, Phone: (815) 609-8506, Students: 1,080 )

  • Sator Sanchez Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1101 Harrison, Joliet, IL 60432, Phone: (815) 740-2810, Students: 1,010 )

  • Creekside Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 13909 S Budler Rd, Plainfield, IL 60544, Phone: (815) 577-4700, Students: 1,009 )

  • Mokena Elem School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 11244 W Willowcrest, Mokena, IL 60448, Phone: (708) 342-4850, Students: 1,001 )

  • Liberty Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1401 Essington Rd, Bolingbrook, IL 60490, Phone: (815) 609-3037, Students: 1,001 )

  • Grand Prairie Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 10480 Nebraska, Frankfort, IL 60423, Phone: (815) 469-3366, Students: 997 )

  • Eagle Pointe Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 24562 Norwood Dr, Plainfield, IL 60585, Phone: (815) 577-4800, Students: 997 )

  • Ridge Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1900 Caton Ridge Dr, Plainfield, IL 60586, Phone: (815) 577-4630, Students: 989 )

  • Hufford Junior High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1125 N Larkin Ave, Joliet, IL 60435, Phone: (815) 725-3540, Students: 981 )

  • Meadow View Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2501 Mirage, Plainfield, IL 60544, Phone: (815) 439-4828, Students: 977 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Will County, Illinois

  • Neuqua Valley High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 2360 95th St, Naperville, IL 60564, Phone: (630) 428-6000, Students: 4,130 )

  • Lockport Township High Sch East


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1333 E 7th St, Lockport, IL 60441, Phone: (815) 588-8300, Students: 3,728 )

  • Lincoln-way East High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 201 Colorado Ave, Frankfort, IL 60423, Phone: (815) 464-4000, Students: 3,678 )

  • Bolingbrook High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 365 Raider Way, Bolingbrook, IL 60440, Phone: (630) 759-6400, Students: 3,377 )

  • Lincoln-way Central High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1801 E Lincoln Hwy, New Lenox, IL 60451, Phone: (815) 462-2100, Students: 2,954 )

  • Joliet Central High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 201 E Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60432, Phone: (815) 727-6740, Students: 2,702 )

  • Plainfield High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 611 W Fort Beggs Dr, Plainfield, IL 60544, Phone: (815) 436-3200, Students: 2,600 )

  • Joliet West High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 401 N Larkin Ave, Joliet, IL 60435, Phone: (815) 727-6940, Students: 2,418 )

  • Plainfield South High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 7800 W Caton Farm Rd, Plainfield, IL 60586, Phone: (815) 439-5555, Students: 2,325 )

  • Romeoville High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 100 N Independence, Romeoville, IL 60446, Phone: (815) 886-1800, Students: 1,755 )

  • Crete-monee High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 760 W Exchange St, Crete, IL 60417, Phone: (708) 367-8250, Students: 1,452 )

  • Peotone High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 605 W North St, Peotone, IL 60468, Phone: (708) 258-3236, Students: 623 )

  • Reed-custer High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 249 Comet Dr, Braidwood, IL 60408, Phone: (815) 458-2166, Students: 609 )

  • Wilmington High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 715 S Joliet St, Wilmington, IL 60481, Phone: (815) 476-2846, Students: 503 )

  • Beecher High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 338, Beecher, IL 60401, Phone: (708) 946-2266, Students: 346 )

  • Will County Safe School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 51 W Jackson St, Joliet, IL 60432, Phone: (815) 722-2933, Students: 274 )

  • Illinois Youth Center-joliet


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 2848 W Mcdonough St, Joliet, IL 60436, Phone: (815) 725-1206, Students: 166 )

  • Joliet Twp High Sch - Alternate


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 110 Collins St, Joliet, IL 60432, Phone: (815) 727-6810, Students: 88 )

  • Plainfield Academy


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 504 W Fort Beggs Dr, Plainfield, IL 60544, Phone: (815) 439-5521, Students: 54 )

  • Stateville Correctional Center


    ( Grades: 12-12, Location: Po Box 112, Joliet, IL 60434, Phone: (815) 727-3607, Students: 21 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Will County, Illinois

  • Joliet Junior College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 13,149; Location: 215 Houbolt Rd, Joliet, IL 60431, Web: http://www.jjc.edu )

  • Lewis University


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 5,347; Location: Ne University Parkway, Romeoville, IL 60446, Web: http://www.lewisu.edu )

  • University Of St Francis


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 3,503; Location: 00 N Wilcox St, Joliet, IL 60435, Web: http://www.stfrancis.edu )

  • Professionals Choice Hair Design Academy


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 15; Location: 719 W Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60435, Web: http://www.pchairdesign.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Will County, Illinois

  • St Mary Immaculate Parish School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 15629 S Route 59, Plainfield, IL 60544, Phone: (815) 436-3953, Students: 503 )

  • Cathedral Of St. Raymond School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 713 Douglas Street, Joliet, IL 60435, Phone: (815) 722-6626, Students: 474 )

  • St Paul The Apostle School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 130 Woodlawn Avenue, Joliet, IL 60435, Phone: (815) 725-3390, Students: 440 )

  • Calvary Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 9s200 State Route 59, Naperville, IL 60564, Phone: (630) 375-8600, Students: 379 )

  • St Mary Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 11409 195th Street, Mokena, IL 60448, Phone: (708) 326-9330, Students: 346 )

  • Noonan Elementary Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 19131 Henry Drive, Mokena, IL 60448, Phone: (708) 479-8988, Students: 311 )

  • Holy Family School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 600 Brook Forest Avenue, Joliet, IL 60431, Phone: (815) 725-8149, Students: 291 )

  • St Dominic Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 420 E Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook, IL 60440, Phone: (630) 739-1633, Students: 290 )

  • Ridgewood Baptist Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1968 Hillcrest Road, Joliet, IL 60433, Phone: (815) 726-2121, Students: 264 )

  • St Joseph Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 529 Madison Street, Lockport, IL 60441, Phone: (815) 838-8173, Students: 254 )

  • St Andrew The Apostle


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 505 Kingston Drive, Romeoville, IL 60446, Phone: (815) 886-5953, Students: 246 )

  • St Jude School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 241 West 2nd Avenue, New Lenox, IL 60451, Phone: (815) 485-2549, Students: 230 )

  • St Jude School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2204 Mcdonough Street, Joliet, IL 60436, Phone: (815) 729-0288, Students: 206 )

  • St Dennis School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1201 S Washington Street, Lockport, IL 60441, Phone: (815) 838-4494, Students: 206 )

  • St Mary Nativity School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 702 N Broadway Street, Joliet, IL 60435, Phone: (815) 722-8518, Students: 172 )

  • St Joseph Catholic Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 70 275 W North St, Manhattan, IL 60442, Phone: (815) 478-3951, Students: 166 )

  • St Joseph Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 409 N Scott Street, Joliet, IL 60432, Phone: (815) 722-1005, Students: 164 )

  • Crete Ev Lutheran Schools


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 1610 Main Street, Crete, IL 60417, Phone: (708) 672-3262, Students: 145 )

Academic Libraries In Will County, Illinois

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Will County, Illinois

  • 95th Street Branch Library


    3015 Cedar Glade Drive, Naperville, IL 60564

  • Black Road Branch Library


    3395 West Black Road, Joliet, IL 60431

  • Lockport Branch Library


    121 E. 8th Street, Lockport, IL 60441

  • Romeoville Branch Library


    201 W. Normantown Road, Romeoville, IL 60446

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Will County, Illinois

  • Beecher Public Library District


    660 Penfield Street, Beecher, IL 60401

  • Crete Public Library District


    1177 North Main Street, Crete, IL 60417

  • Fossil Ridge Public Library District


    386 West Kennedy Road, Braidwood, IL 60408

  • Fountaindale Public Library District


    300 West Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook, IL 60440

  • Frankfort Public Library District


    21119 South Pfeiffer Road, Frankfort, IL 60423

  • Homer Township Public Library District


    14320 West 151st Street, Homer Glen, IL 60491

  • Joliet Public Library


    150 North Ottawa Street, Joliet, IL 60432

  • Manhattan-elwood Public Library District


    240 Whitson Street, Manhattan, IL 60442

  • Mokena Community Public Library District


    11327 West 195th Street, Mokena, IL 60448

  • New Lenox Public Library District


    120 Veterans Parkway, New Lenox, IL 60451

  • Peotone Public Library District


    515 North First Street, Peotone, IL 60468

  • Plainfield Public Library District


    15025 South Illinois Street, Plainfield, IL 60544

  • Three Rivers Public Library District


    25207 West Channon Drive, Channahon, IL 60410

  • White Oak Library District


    121 East Eighth Street, Lockport, IL 60441

  • Wilmington Public Library District


    201 South Kankakee Street, Wilmington, IL 60481

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Will County, Illinois


  • Blackhawk Railway Historical Society


    2009 Boehme Street, Lockport, IL 60441
    http://www.blackhawknrhs.org

  • Braidwood Area Historical Society


    111 N Center St, Braidwood, IL 60408

  • Cathedral Area Preservation Association


    Po Box 3662, Joliet, IL 60431

  • Chicago Culinary Museum And Chefshall Of Fame


    650 E Diehl Road, New Lenox, IL 60451

  • Fountaindale Historical Society


    427 Holden Aveune, Romeoville, IL 60446

  • Fox Museum


    231 E 9th St, Lockport, IL 60441

  • Frankfort Childrens Museum Nfp


    11 S White Street, Frankfort, IL 60423

  • Frankfort Preservation Foundation


    Po Box 346, Frankfort, IL 60423

  • Gaylord Building Foundation


    200 W 8th Street, Lockport, IL 60441

  • Honorable Elijah Muhammad Commerative Center


    233 Brenner Court, Crete, IL 60417

  • Illinois Aviation Museum At Bolingbrook


    130 S Clow International Parkway, Bolingbrook, IL 60490

  • Illinois State Museum Lockport Gallery


    201 W 10th St, Lockport, IL 60441
    http://www.illinois.com

  • Isle A La Cache Museum


    501 East Romeo Road, Romeoville, IL 60446

  • Joliet Area Historical Museum


    204 N Ottawa St, Joliet, IL 60432
    http://www.jolietmuseum.org

  • Jordan Lawrence


    275 Rocbaar Dr, Romeoville, IL 60446

  • Kids Work Children's Museum


    11 S White St, Frankfort, IL 60423
    http://www.kidsworkchildrensmuseum.org

  • Lewis University


    1 University Pkwy, Romeoville, IL 60446

  • Lewis University Canal And Regional History Special Collecti


    Lewis University, Route 53, Lockport, IL 60441

  • Lockport Area Genealogical & Historical Society Inc


    222 E 9th Street, Lockport, IL 60441

  • New Lenox Area Historical Society


    205 W Maple Street Suite Nlahs, New Lenox, IL 60451

  • P Seth Magosky Museum Of Victorian Life


    206 N Broadway St, Joliet, IL 60435

  • Paul Harris Memorial Committee-blue Island Rotary-district 6


    1000 East Ninth St, Lockport, IL 60441

  • Peotone Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 87, Peotone, IL 60468
    http://www.peotonehistoricalsociety.org

  • Plainfield Historical Society


    23836 W Main St, Plainfield, IL 60544

  • Plainfield Village Preservation Association Inc


    14931 S Bartlett Ave, Plainfield, IL 60544

  • Reel History Inc


    18832 Vanderbilt Drive, Mokena, IL 60448

  • Round Barn Farm Museum


    24115 S Us Highway 52, Manhattan, IL 60442

  • Schaaf Truck And Tractor Museum


    22718 S Wirth Ln, Frankfort, IL 60423

  • Schmuhl School


    20733 S Schoolhouse Rd, New Lenox, IL 60451

  • Slovenian Heritage Museum


    431 N Chicago St, Joliet, IL 60432
    http://www.swua.org

  • South Suburban Museum Of African American History


    3030 E Cedar Ln, Crete, IL 60417

  • Will County Historical Society


    803 S State St, Lockport, IL 60441

  • Wilmington Area Historical Society


    Po Box 1, Wilmington, IL 60481

(updated 2014)



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