Bloomingdale is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 22,254 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Bloomingdale is the 112th largest community in Illinois.
Bloomingdale real estate is some of the most expensive in Illinois, although Bloomingdale house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bloomingdale is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bloomingdale is a village of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bloomingdale who work in office and administrative support (17.21%), management occupations (16.03%), and sales jobs (12.38%).
The population of Bloomingdale is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 36.69% of adults in Bloomingdale have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Bloomingdale in 2010 was $37,441, which is wealthy relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $149,764 for a family of four. However, Bloomingdale contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bloomingdale is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Bloomingdale home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bloomingdale residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Bloomingdale include German, Polish, Irish, and English.
In addition, Bloomingdale has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (20.90%).
The most common language spoken in Bloomingdale is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.