We use cookies to better understand how you use our site and to provide ads and other offers that may be most relevant to you. By closing this message box or continuing to use our site, you agree to our use of cookies. To find out more, please see our Privacy Policy.
 

Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Des Plaines, IL

 
Des Plaines (pronounced /dɛsˈpleɪnz/) is a city in Cook County, Illinois, United States. It has adopted the official nickname of "City of Destiny." As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 58,720. It is a suburb of Chicago, and is adjacent to O'Hare International Airport. The Des Plaines River runs through the city, just east of its downtown area. Des Plaines is a very economically diverse city, with home values ranging from $30,000 to more than $1,000,000.[citation needed] (from wikipedia)
 
 
 

 
General Information
Cook County88,561 Population (as of 2000)
Illinois State90,666 Population (current)
24.6 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.2 Square Miles of Water$180,600 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$50,068 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
2,837 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$774,619,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
66,128 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$3,087,803,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

Gender (as of 2000)
Chart?cht=bhs&chs=500x50&chbh=10&chco=6f92a3&chxt=x,y&chd=t:48,51&chm=t+48%,333333,0,0,10|t+51%,333333,0,1,10&chxl=1:|women|men
 
Ethnicity (as of 2000)
Chart?cht=bhs&chs=500x140&chbh=10&chco=6f92a3&chxt=x,y&chd=t:76,2,15,13,0,0,0&chm=t+76%,333333,0,0,10|t+2%,333333,0,1,10|t+15%,333333,0,2,10|t+13%,333333,0,3,10|t+0%,333333,0,4,10|t+0%,333333,0,5,10|t+0%,333333,0,6,10&chxl=1:|other|indian|hawaiian|asian|hispanic|black|white
 
Median Ages (as of 2000)
Chart?cht=bhs&chs=500x60&chbh=10&chco=6f92a3&chxt=x,y&chd=t:37,35,39&chm=t+37.3,333333,0,0,10|t+35.4,333333,0,1,10|t+39

 
 
 
 
 

JOB SEARCH