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About Carpenter Township

Carpenter Township is a suburb in the Chicago Metro Area and in the Jasper County. It has a population of 2,043 and a population density of 39, which is 59% below the national average. It has a median age of 43, which is 5 years above the Chicago Metro median age and 4 years above the national average.


Carpenter Township has a median home value of $202,100, which is 37% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,498 is 20% below the metro average rent and 28% below the national average rent, making it one of the most affordable places to live in Chicago. The average household income in Carpenter Township is $72,111 , which is 13% below the Metro average household income and 4% below the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Carpenter Township is 7..


$202,100Median Home Value
$319,962 Chicago Metro Area
$1,498Median Rent
$1,869 Chicago Metro Area
6 /10 - 7 /10
School Rating
1 hr 46 mins To Chicago Metro Area
23 mins Average Travel Time To Work

Carpenter Township Zip Code

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Carpenter Township's population is made up of 66% married, 21% single, 12% divorced and 1% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 43%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 23%. Homeowners make up 81% of the population in Carpenter Township.

2,043Population
9,442,159 Chicago Metro Area
39Population Density
  • 56% Male
  • 44% Female
43 Median Age
38 Chicago Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Carpenter Township is $36,583. The Median Household Income is $72,111 and the Carpenter Township Unemployment Rate is 1%.

$36,583Income Per Capita
$45,877 Chicago Metro Area
$72,111Median Household Income
$82,914 Chicago Metro Area
7% Poverty Rate
11% Chicago Metro Area
1% Unemployment Rate
5% Chicago Metro Area
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$202,100Median Home Value
$319,962 Chicago Metro Area
$1,498Median Rent
$1,869 Chicago Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Chicago Metro Area

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Renters
19%
Home Owners
81%
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6 /10 - 7 /10
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Top Schools in Carpenter Township

Tri-County School Corp School District
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200 West North Street, Wolcott, IN, 47995
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Rensselaer Central School Corp School District
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902 East Washington Street, Rensselaer, IN, 47978
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Benton Community School Corp School District
5
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2758 South 400 East, Oxford, IN, 47971
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Rensselaer Central School Corp School District
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1106 Bomber Boulevard, Rensselaer, IN, 47978
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Rensselaer Central School Corp School District
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1144 North Melville Street, Rensselaer, IN, 47978
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1 hr 46 mins
Chicago Metro Area
23 mins Average Travel Time To Work
Commute To
Chicago Midway International Airport
1 hr 45 mins
North Township, IN
1 hr 6 mins
Methodist College of Nursing
1 hr 20 mins
Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hosp
38 mins
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