WILL COUNTY                                 
       
Data Source: Bureau of Economic Analysis    
Economic Overview for Will County, Illinois          
   
Year
1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Personal income  1,073,648 3,432,958 6,812,922 9,485,901 12,391,770 13,549,639  
Nonfarm personal income  1,065,297 3,423,697 6,779,566 9,462,835 12,373,330 13,526,679  
Farm personal income  8,351 9,261 33,356 23,066 18,440 22,960  
Net earnings by place of residence  898,530 2,719,277 5,262,569 7,257,196 9,457,947 10,442,121  
Transfer payments  60,461 290,358 566,999 884,373 1,108,314 1,204,932  
Income maintenance  3,348 22,832 41,910 70,095 71,228 70,575  
Unemployment insurance benefit payments  4,271 49,527 31,728 44,206 49,434 50,305  
Retirement and other  52,842 217,999 493,361 770,072 987,652 1,084,052  
Dividends, interest, and rent  114,657 423,323 983,354 1,344,332 1,825,509 1,902,586  
Population   248,975 324,974 359,459 418,351 486,207 508,159  
Per capita personal income  4,312 10,564 18,953 22,675 25,487 26,664  
Per capita net earnings  3,609 8,368 14,640 17,347 19,453 20,549  
Per capita transfer payments  243 893 1,577 2,114 2,280 2,371  
Per capita income maintenance  13 70 117 168 146 139  
Per capita unemployment insurance benefits  17 152 88 106 102 99  
Per capita retirement & other  212 671 1,373 1,841 2,031 2,133  
Per capita dividends, interest, & rent 461 1,303 2,736 3,213 3,755 3,744  
Total earnings  722,478 1,661,990 3,021,184 4,417,352 5,664,382 6,019,691  
Wage and salary disbursements  603,292 1,316,732 2,403,216 3,481,094 4,693,973 5,003,397  
Other labor income  50,538 182,415 330,031 478,952 516,745 538,483  
Proprietors' income  68,648 162,843 287,937 457,306 453,664 477,811  
Nonfarm proprietors' income  62,220 158,458 263,157 442,787 445,243 464,451  
Farm proprietors' income  6,428 4,385 24,780 14,519 8,421 13,360  
Total full- and part- time employment   88,475 102,306 125,011 152,123 177,716 185,235  
Wage and salary jobs 78,488 87,337 103,077 127,135 149,859 156,497  
Number of proprietors  9,987 14,969 21,934 24,988 27,857 28,738  
Number of nonfarm proprietors   8,193 13,394 20,708 23,918 26,845 27,739  
Number of farm proprietors  1,794 1,575 1,226 1,070 1,012 999  
Average earnings per job   8,166 16,245 24,167 29,038 31,873 32,498  
Average wage and salary disbursements  7,686 15,076 23,315 27,381 31,323 31,971  
Average nonfarm proprietors' income  7,594 11,831 12,708 18,513 16,586 16,744  
               
           
Employment by Industry for Will County, Illinois          
       
     
   
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Total full- and part-time employment  88,475 102,306 125,011 152,123 177,716 185,235  
Wage and salary employment  78,488 87,337 103,077 127,135 149,859 156,497  
Proprietors' employment  9,987 14,969 21,934 24,988 27,857 28,738  
Farm proprietors' employment  1,794 1,575 1,226 1,070 1,012 999  
Nonfarm proprietors' employment  8,193 13,394 20,708 23,918 26,845 27,739  
Employment by Industry (by place of work)              
Farm employment  2,323 2,241 1,632 1,452 1,467 1,473    
Nonfarm employment  86,152 100,065 123,379 150,671 176,249 183,762    
Private employment  71,530 84,692 104,585 129,967 152,471 158,967  
Ag. serv., forestry, fishing, and other   405 710 1,826 2,796 3,663 3,984  
Mining  488 387 417 339 427 414  
Construction  4,762 5,563 10,500 13,883 16,185 17,408  
Manufacturing  26,770 22,516 18,299 19,529 20,204 20,489  
Transportation and public utilities  7,296 7,700 7,154 8,204 10,275 10,330  
Wholesale trade  1,894 3,310 4,625 6,312 8,223 8,292  
Retail trade  13,284 18,148 21,413 26,842 31,135 32,181  
Finance, insurance, and real estate  4,292 6,726 7,546 9,305 12,278 12,615  
Services  12,339 19,632 32,805 42,757 50,081 53,254  
    Government and government enterprises  14,622 15,373 18,794 20,704 23,778 24,795  
Federal, civilian  3,686 569 673 778 863 967  
Military  1,004 830 1,285 1,084 1,074 1,087  
State and local  9,932 13,974 16,836 18,842 21,841 22,741  
State    3,201 3,925 4,170 4,306 4,419  
Local    10,773 12,911 14,672 17,535 18,322  
               
   
Income and Payroll by Industry for Will County, Illinois      
   
     
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Earnings by place of work  722,478 1,661,990 3,021,184 4,417,352 5,664,382 6,019,691  
Less: Personal cont. for social insurance  23,274 71,994 167,034 258,522 327,520 342,734  
Plus: Adjustment for residence  199,326 1,129,281 2,408,419 3,098,366 4,121,085 4,765,164  
Equals: Net earnings by place of residence  898,530 2,719,277 5,262,569 7,257,196 9,457,947 10,442,121  
Plus: Dividends, interest, and rent  114,657 423,323 983,354 1,344,332 1,825,509 1,902,586  
Plus: Transfer payments  60,461 290,358 566,999 884,373 1,108,314 1,204,932  
Equals: Personal income  1,073,648 3,432,958 6,812,922 9,485,901 12,391,770 13,549,639  
Nonfarm personal income  1,065,297 3,423,697 6,779,566 9,462,835 12,373,330 13,526,679  
Farm personal income  8,351 9,261 33,356 23,066 18,440 22,960  
Population  248,975 324,974 359,459 418,351 486,207 508,159  
Per capita personal income   4,312 10,564 18,953 22,675 25,487 26,664  
Earnings by place of work              
Wage and salary disbursements  603,292 1,316,732 2,403,216 3,481,094 4,693,973 5,003,397  
Other labor income  50,538 182,415 330,031 478,952 516,745 538,483  
Proprietors' income  68,648 162,843 287,937 457,306 453,664 477,811  
Farm proprietors' income  6,428 4,385 24,780 14,519 8,421 13,360  
Nonfarm proprietors' income  62,220 158,458 263,157 442,787 445,243 464,451  
Earnings by Industry (by place of work)              
Farm earnings  8,351 9,261 33,356 23,066 18,440 22,960  
Nonfarm earnings  714,127 1,652,729 2,987,828 4,394,286 5,645,942 5,996,731  
Private earnings  597,986 1,435,300 2,494,120 3,728,268 4,760,373 5,040,755  
Ag. serv., forestry, fishing, and other   4,206 7,797 28,803 50,439 81,475 89,093  
Agricultural services  4,181 7,755 28,735   80,925 88,237  
Forestry, fishing, and other      68   550 856    
Forestry          518 823    
Fishing      56          
Other  0 0 0 0 0 0    
Mining  5,329 14,082 13,140 13,236 21,437 23,264  
Metal mining  0 0     0 0  
Coal mining      106 3,204 88 87  
Oil and gas extraction  812 4,723   449 4,719 5,971  
Nonmetallic minerals, except fuels  4,513 9,340   9,582 16,630 17,206  
Construction  58,481 124,989 349,211 523,151 749,137 840,418  
General building contractors  15,837 22,617 70,104 82,454 116,219 139,301  
Heavy construction contractors  8,091 17,764 25,628 50,296 56,278 60,329  
Special trade contractors  34,553 84,608 253,479 390,401 576,640 640,788  
Manufacturing  264,479 554,812 685,122 901,747 978,813 983,296  
Nondurable goods  130,860 236,928 298,371 393,533 486,659 499,453  
Food and kindred products  7,910 22,815 20,219 15,403 32,951 40,370  
Textile mill products  0 0 0   3,501 3,695  
Apparel and other textile products        927      
Paper and allied products  13,461 54,493 36,726 44,169 63,256 67,043  
Printing and publishing  8,557 14,540 22,677 29,065 49,543 55,127  
Chemicals and allied products  74,820 68,889 111,694 130,574 150,534 150,342  
Petroleum and coal products  21,031 68,434 40,366 102,411 111,008 100,408  
Tobacco products  0 0 0 0 0 0  
Rubber and misc. plastics products  2,140 6,556 63,464 65,167 74,605 81,203  
Leather and leather products               
Durable goods  133,619 317,884 386,751 508,214 492,154 483,843  
Lumber and wood products  544 1,894 13,829 23,977 33,847 38,113  
Furniture and fixtures  1,447 1,168 6,379 2,121 3,631 3,899  
Primary metal industries  22,990 17,019 12,172 15,300 25,534 23,139  
Fabricated metal products      75,307 60,282 76,501 78,684  
Industrial machinery and equipment      198,597 296,823 239,672 218,821  
Electronic and other electric equipment  3,243 5,460 30,351 43,459 51,153 52,520  
Motor vehicles and equipment  1,088 2,057 3,812 5,433 13,364 15,977  
Other transportation equipment  1,023 1,691 3,747 8,017 8,760 5,581  
Ordnance   0            
Stone, clay, and glass products  11,653 27,061 34,151 40,111 29,115 35,450  
Instruments and related products  851 1,614 2,858 5,788 2,229 2,850  
Miscellaneous manufacturing industries  610 3,377 5,548 6,903 8,348 8,809  
Transportation and public utilities  82,792 201,146 288,990 368,877 529,293 521,440  
Railroad transportation  18,314 38,368 18,863     31,678  
Trucking and warehousing  8,695 26,706 53,838 72,262 156,878 161,927  
Water transportation      7,551 2,052 2,299    
 Other transportation      15,710 41,784      
Local and interurban passenger transit  1,259 2,422 4,427 10,306 24,893 26,787  
Transportation by air        7,150      
Pipelines, except natural gas  162 747   3,241 4,365    
Transportation services  194 1,442 6,468 21,087 33,956 30,913  
Communications  17,580 27,785 37,471 37,809 35,927 40,413  
Electric, gas, and sanitary services  31,456 95,890 155,557   232,741 217,065  
Wholesale trade  16,634 65,187 136,172 236,882 358,488 384,103  
Retail trade  72,733 166,682 265,480 385,326 500,138 541,519  
Building materials and garden equipment  7,506 11,919 28,517 45,575 41,882 45,127  
General merchandise stores  10,919 24,341 29,728 39,929 53,574 56,887  
Food stores  10,689 28,059 39,857 51,043 64,344 73,705  
Automotive dealers and service stations  17,896 35,628 60,661 90,527 109,340 108,895  
Apparel and accessory stores  3,201 8,961 7,456 6,794 8,319 8,831  
Home furniture and furnishings stores  3,262 8,001 13,119 23,159 40,942 49,020  
Eating and drinking places  12,144 32,595 51,498 76,667 114,027 118,502  
Miscellaneous retail  7,116 17,178 34,644 51,632 67,710 80,552  
Finance, insurance, and real estate  18,044 49,090 90,908 180,732 231,721 236,043  
Depository & non-depository institutions  6,598 22,348 42,213 63,460 81,695 79,068  
Other finance, insurance, & real estate  11,446 26,742 48,695 117,272 150,026 156,975  
Security & commodity brokers  231 1,117 2,183 3,789 6,889 6,489  
Insurance carriers  2,647 5,761 11,028 24,461 33,452 34,109  
Insurance agents, brokers, and services  3,531 8,553 31,132 33,260 36,941 38,734  
Real estate  3,725 10,981 15,715 45,038 58,794 62,483  
Combined real estate, insurance, etc.  1,086 1,078          
Holding and other investment offices  226 -748 -11,363 10,724 13,950 15,160  
Services  75,288 251,515 636,294 1,067,878 1,309,871 1,421,579  
Hotels and other lodging places  2,454 3,727 4,379 5,433 9,678 10,357  
Personal services  8,301 13,251 25,973 42,220 42,369 47,500  
Private households  2,457 2,275 4,419 5,477 5,762 6,117  
Business services  6,227 42,073 104,478 191,388 275,379 301,197  
        Auto repair, services, and parking  3,063 9,698 29,765 54,395 64,060 69,984  
Miscellaneous repair services  2,498 7,791 13,936 23,244 31,747 33,104  
Amusement and recreation services  3,595 11,501 18,883 153,648 135,695 158,815  
Motion pictures  340 1,388 2,282 3,436 7,288 7,203  
Health services  27,004 94,652 218,450 310,853 417,350 440,214  
Legal services  3,539 14,431 29,592 44,181 43,747 45,387  
Educational services  5,987 13,423 36,565 50,429 69,447 73,359  
Social services    4,753 18,704 34,562 37,846 41,717  
Museums, botanical, zoological gardens    0 0 0 0 0  
Membership organizations  5,563 20,994 35,260 50,952 65,735 72,099  
Engineering and management services      90,679 91,633 85,615 97,949  
Miscellaneous services  4,236 11,558 2,929 6,027 18,153 16,577  
Government and government enterprises  116,141 217,429 493,708 666,018 885,569 955,976  
Federal, civilian  43,484 13,724 27,527 42,041 48,754 55,050  
Military  2,417 4,175 13,091 12,305 14,647 15,591  
State and local  70,240 199,530 453,090 611,672 822,168 885,335  
State    58,345 119,157 145,040 184,847 193,030  
Local    141,185 333,933 466,632 637,321 692,305  
               
Average Earnings per Job for Will County, Illinois        
     
 
   
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Average earnings per job  8,166 16,245 24,167 29,038 31,873 32,498  
Wage and salary  7,686 15,076 23,315 27,381 31,323 31,971    
Proprietors  6,874 10,879 13,127 18,301 16,285 16,626    
Farm Proprietors  3,583 2,784 20,212 13,569 8,321 13,373    
Nonfarm Proprietors  7,594 11,831 12,708 18,513 16,586 16,744    
Earnings per Job by Industry (by place of work)   Farm                
Farm  3,595 4,133 20,439 15,886 12,570 15,587    
Nonfarm  8,289 16,517 24,217 29,165 32,034 32,633    
Private  8,360 16,947 23,848 28,686 31,221 31,709    
Ag. serv., forestry, fishing, and other  10,385 10,982 15,774 18,040 22,243 22,363    
Mining  10,920 36,388 31,511 39,044 50,204 56,193    
Construction  12,281 22,468 33,258 37,683 46,286 48,278    
Manufacturing  9,880 24,641 37,440 46,175 48,446 47,991    
Transportation and public utilities  11,348 26,123 40,396 44,963 51,513 50,478    
Wholesale trade  8,782 19,694 29,443 37,529 43,596 46,322    
Retail trade  5,475 9,185 12,398 14,355 16,064 16,827    
Finance, insurance, and real estate  4,204 7,299 12,047 19,423 18,873 18,711    
Services  6,102 12,811 19,396 24,976 26,155 26,694    
Government and government enterprises                
Government and government enterprises  7,943 14,144 26,269 32,169 37,243 38,555    
Federal, civilian  11,797 24,120 40,902 54,037 56,494 56,929    
Military  2,407 5,030 10,188 11,351 13,638 14,343    
State and local  7,072 14,279 26,912 32,463 37,643 38,931    
State  NA 18,227 30,358 34,782 42,928 43,682    
Local  NA 13,105 25,864 31,804 36,346 37,785    
               
 
         
         
Transfer Payments (Retirement, Health Care, Unemployment, Income Assistance etc.)    
   
 
   
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Total transfer payments  60,461 290,358 566,999 884,373 1,108,314 1,204,932  
Government payments to individuals  54,075 265,136 515,266 808,369 1,007,894 1,097,186  
Ret. & disab. insurance benefit payments  32,500 125,651 269,919 385,921 503,209 556,049  
Old-age, surv. & disability insur. Payments  28,989 114,676 253,446 364,688 476,682 528,833  
Railroad retirement & disability payments  3,245 9,701 14,590 18,677 22,659 23,265  
Workers' comp. payments  246 610 1,230 1,738 2,108 2,320  
Other govt. disability insur.& ret. pay    664 653 818 1,760 1,631  
Medical payments  7,325 53,626 153,637 285,830 356,538 394,923  
Medicare  5,618 33,582 109,627 179,862 226,182 249,623  
Military medical insurance payments  150 223 912 728 719 733  
Public assistance medical care  1,557 19,821 43,098 105,240 129,637 144,567  
Income maintenance benefit payments  3,348 22,832 41,910 70,095 71,228 70,575  
Suppl. security income (SSI) payments  514 2,388 7,864 14,033 15,448 15,896  
Family assistance  1,779 10,370 12,362 13,778 9,263 8,057  
Food stamps  611 7,378 13,621 17,755 13,421 15,299  
Other income maintenance  444 2,696 8,063 24,529 33,096 31,323  
Unemployment insurance benefit payments  4,271 49,527 31,728 44,206 49,434 50,305  
State unemployment insurance compensation  3,920 46,214 30,988 43,367 48,572 49,099  
Unemp. comp. for fed. civilian empl.(UCFE)  68 163 143 243 179 176  
Unemp. compensation for railroad employees  171 789 249 117 232 293  
Unemp. compensation for veterans (UCX)  112 424 172 314 203 168  
Other unemployment compensation  0 1,937 176 165 248 569  
Veterans benefit payments  6,178 9,585 11,431 13,255 15,047 15,055  
Veterans pensions & disability payments  3,830 5,553 8,619 9,204 11,957 12,150  
Veterans readjustment payments  1,147 2,508 86 1,387 1,075 1,052  
Veterans life insurance benefit payments  1,026 1,497 2,715 2,654 1,998 1,833  
Other assistance to veterans  175            
Fed educ. & trng. asst. pay. (excl. vets)  447 3,829 6,296 8,123 10,506 8,416  
Other payments to individuals    86 345 939 1,932 1,863  
Payments to nonprofit institutions  3,933 15,909 27,725 46,882 64,147 69,539  
Federal government payments  1,873 4,669 5,756 10,304 12,065 13,118  
State and local government payments 1 1,077 7,840 15,077 24,817 33,479 36,330  
Business payments  983 3,400 6,892 11,761 18,603 20,091  
Business payments to individuals  2,453 9,313 24,008 29,122 36,273 38,207  
             
             
Census of Agriculture for Will County, Illinois          
           
 
         
Year 1987 1992 1997        
Farms (number) 1239 1057 910    
Land in farms (acres)  328729 325227 293526        
Land in farms - average size of farm (acres)  265 308 323        
Land in farms - median size of farm (acres)  N N 145        
Value of land and buildings              
Estimated market value of land and buildings per farm (dollars) 499787 814339 1090920        
Estimated market value of land and buildings per acre (dollars 1779 2563 3714        
Estimated market value of all machinery and equipment              
Estimated market value of all machinery/equipment per farm (dollars) 67843 75220 80164        
Farms by size: 1 to 9 acres  112 91 68        
Farms by size: 10 to 49 acres  239 240 230        
Farms by size: 50 to 179 acres  328 265 213        
Farms by size: 180 to 499 acres  357 228 211        
Farms by size: 500 to 999 acres  155 158 121        
Farms by size: 1,000 acres or more  48 75 67        
Total cropland (farms)  1170 1006 869        
Total cropland (acres)  308916 309416 275264        
Total cropland, harvested cropland (farms)  1121 969 818        
Total cropland, harvested cropland (acres)  253360 288370 263313        
Irrigated land (farms)  28 53 48        
Irrigated land (acres)  3261 3715 4152        
Market value of agricultural products sold ($1,000)  81488 91509 107129        
Market value of agricultural products sold, average per farm (dollars)  65769 86574 117724        
Market value of ag prod sold-crops,incl nursery and greenhouse crops ($1,000)  67121 80854 98573        
Market value of ag products sold - livestock, poultry, and their products ($1,000)  14367 10654 8555        
Farms by value of sales:              
Farms by value of sales: Less than $2,500  194 169 156        
Farms by value of sales: $2,500 to $4,999  67 97 58        
Farms by value of sales: $5,000 to $9,999  101 70 60        
Farms by value of sales: $10,000 to $24,999  242 167 126        
Farms by value of sales: $25,000 to $49,999  224 156 114        
Farms by value of sales: $50,000 to $99,999  219 155 134        
Farms by value of sales: $100,000 or more  192 243 262        
Total farm production expenses ($1,000)  64212 67075 69459        
Total farm production expenses average per farm (dollars)  51784 63518 76161        
Net cash return from agricultural sales for the farm unit (farms)  1240 1056 912        
Net cash return from agricultural sales for the farm unit ($1,000)  20572 24460 29723        
Net cash return from ag sales for fm unit average per farm (dollars)  16590 23163 32591        
Operators by principal occupation: Farming  750 596 506        
Operators by principal occupation: Other  489 461 404        
Operators by days worked off farm: Any  638 534 484        
Operators by days worked off farm: 200 days or more  374 349 311        
Livestock and poultry              
Livestock and poultry: Cattle and calves inventory (farms)  238 179 158        
Livestock and poultry: Cattle and calves inventory (number)  9041 6463 5226        
Beef cows (farms)  106 91 94        
Beef cows (number)  1532 1303 1394        
Milk cows (farms)  63 38 25        
Milk cows (number)  1902 1428 1154        
Cattle and calves sold (farms)  236 170 140        
Cattle and calves sold (number)  7975 3499 2200        
Hogs and pigs inventory (farms)  103 62 41        
Hogs and pigs inventory (number)  36774 31222 26433        
Hogs and pigs sold (farms)  99 69 41        
Hogs and pigs sold (number)  58138 57952 42557        
Sheep and lambs inventory (farms)  30 28 24        
Sheep and lambs inventory (number)  638 410 413        
Layers and pullets 13 weeks old and older inventory (farms)  71 23 23        
Layers and pullets 13 weeks old and older inventory (number)  27821 1079 723        
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold (farms)  6 0 1        
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold (number)  448 0          
Selected crops harvested              
Corn for grain or seed (farms)  895 705 584        
Corn for grain or seed (acres)  114702 144035 130440        
Corn for grain or seed (bushels)  13514967 18507438 17027338        
Corn for silage or green chop (farms)  56 44 40        
Corn for silage or green chop (acres)  1016 1041 3094        
Corn for silage or green chop (tons, green)  16430 20231 53304        
Sorghum for grain or seed (farms)  N N N         
Sorghum for grain or seed (acres)  N N N         
Sorghum for grain or seed (bushels)  N N N         
Wheat for grain (farms)  164 45 142        
Wheat for grain (acres)  4406 1868 7590        
Wheat for grain (bushels)  268305 71847 473961        
Barley for grain (farms)  N N N         
Barley for grain (acres)  N N N         
Barley for grain (bushels)  N N N         
Oats for grain (farms)  N N N         
Oats for grain (acres)  N N N         
Oats for grain (bushels)  N N N         
Rice (farms)  N N N         
Rice (acres)  N N N         
Rice (hundredweight)  N N N         
Sunflower seed (farms)  N N N         
Sunflower seed (acres)  N N N         
Sunflower seed (pounds)  N N N         
Cotton (farms)  N N N         
Cotton (acres)  N N N         
Cotton (bales)  N N N         
Tobacco (farms)  N N N         
Tobacco (acres)  N N N         
Tobacco (pounds)  N N N         
Soybeans for beans (farms)  864 699 561        
Soybeans for beans (acres)  116101 125298 109030        
Soybeans for beans (bushels)  4500809 4997784 4605280        
Dry edible beans, excluding dry limas (farms)  N N N         
Dry edible beans, excluding dry limas (acres)  N N N         
Dry edible beans, excluding dry limas (hundredweight)  N N N         
Potatoes, excluding sweetpotatoes (farms)  N N N         
Potatoes, excluding sweetpotatoes (acres)  N N N         
Potatoes, excluding sweetpotatoes (hundredweight)  N N N         
Sugar beets for sugar (farms)  N N N         
Sugar beets for sugar (acres)  N N N         
Sugar beets for sugar (tons)  N N N         
Sugarcane for sugar (farms)  N N N         
Sugarcane for sugar (acres)  N N N         
Sugarcane for sugar (tons)  N N N         
Pineapples harvested (farms)  N N N         
Pineapples harvested (acres)  N N N         
Pineapples harvested (tons)  N N N         
Peanuts for nuts (farms)  N N N         
Peanuts for nuts (acres)  N N N         
Peanuts for nuts (pounds)  N N N         
Hay-alfalfa,other tame,small grain,wild,grass silage,green chop,etc farms)  343 330 255        
Hay-alfalfa,other tame,small grain,wild,grass silage,green chop,etc acres)  8832 8861 6927        
Hay-alfal,oth tame,small grain,wild,grass silage,green chop,etc (tons,dry)  26615 21491 17889        
Vegetables harvested for sale (farms)  41 39 26        
Vegetables harvested for sale (acres)  4430 3669 2771        
Land in orchards (farms)  N N N         
Land in orchards (acres)  N N N        
               
               
Farm Earnings for Will County, Illinois        
     
 
   
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Cash receipts  39,313 105,109 122,784 131,579 94,887 99,367  
Total livestock and products  15,369 19,792 13,819 9,552 4,717 4,132  
Total crops  23,944 85,317 108,965 122,027 90,170 95,235  
Other income  7,432 5,188 11,056 12,295 28,334 29,465  
Government payments  1,769 336 4,596 4,957 18,445 18,475  
Imputed and miscellaneous income received  5,663 4,852 6,460 7,338 9,889 10,990  
Total production expenses  35,850 91,015 109,094 107,735 114,622 115,985  
Feed purchased  3,295 3,981 2,766 2,034 1,408 1,377  
Livestock purchased  3,712 4,370 1,610 739 303 252  
Seed purchased  1,113 4,387 5,439 6,894 9,372 9,516  
Fertilizer & lime (incl. ag. chem. 78-fwd.)  3,186 16,379 14,975 17,025 16,400 16,797  
Petroleum products purchased  1,383 6,335 4,414 3,589 3,240 4,188  
Hired farm labor expenses  2,381 5,666 10,449 10,227 11,882 11,378  
All other production expenses  20,780 49,897 69,441 67,227 72,017 72,477  
Total value of inventory change  -4,378 -14,670 1,823 -20,055   886  
Livestock  -173 -249 0 -258 -84 -70  
Crops  -4,205 -14,421 1,823 -19,797 129 956  
Total cash receipts and other income  46,745 110,297 133,840 143,874 123,221 128,832  
Less: Total production expenses  35,850 91,015 109,094 107,735 114,622 115,985  
Realized net income  10,895 19,282 24,746 36,139 8,599 12,847  
Plus: Value of inventory change  -4,378 -14,670 1,823 -20,055   886  
Total net income including corporate farms  6,517 4,612 26,569 16,084 8,644 13,733  
Less: Net income of corporate farms  89 227 1,789 1,565 223 373  
Plus: Statistical adjustment  0 0 0 0 0 0  
Total net farm proprietors' income  6,428 4,385 24,780 14,519 8,421 13,360  
Plus: Farm wages and perquisites  1,898 4,495 7,989 7,855 9,278 8,918  
Plus: Farm other labor income    381 587 692 741 682  
Total farm labor and proprietors' income  8,351 9,261 33,356 23,066 18,440 22,960  
               
           
     
ILLINOIS LAND VALUE    
  All farm real estate-average value per acre   $1,670   $1,820   $1,900   $1,980   $2,130   $2,250  
  Cropland-average value per acre     $2,070   $2,240   $2,370  
  Pasture land-average value per acre     $870   $940   $1,000