Buffalo Grove Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Buffalo Grove Population & Age Distribution

 
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Total Population
40,494

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.7%
5 - 17:
16.9%
18 - 24:
6.0%
25 - 34:
12.0%
35 - 54:
30.2%
55 - 64:
14.5%
Over 65 Years:
14.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
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Attending College
3.8%
3.8%
High School Graduates
97.5%
97.5%
College Graduated
66.5%
66.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 
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Per capita Income

Buffalo Grove
$53,380
$53,380
USA
$31,177
$31,177

Median household income

Buffalo Grove
$111,435
$111,435
USA
$57,652
$57,652

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
4.4%

Employment Industries in Buffalo Grove

 
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Professional, scientific, and technical services
16.7%
16.7%
Manufacturing
13.9%
13.9%
Healthcare
12.8%
12.8%
Retail
11.1%
11.1%
Finance
9.6%
9.6%
Education
6.6%
6.6%
Wholesale
5.2%
5.2%
Accommodation
3.7%
3.7%
Other
3.3%
3.3%
Construction
3.2%
3.2%
Transportation
3.1%
3.1%
Administration
2.6%
2.6%
Arts
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
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White
68.6%
68.6%
Black Or African American
2.4%
2.4%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Asian
21.7%
21.7%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.7%
1.7%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
5.5%
5.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 
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Ancestry (Top 20)

German
12.0%
12.0%
Russian
9.8%
9.8%
Polish
8.8%
8.8%
Irish
6.4%
6.4%
Ukrainian
4.9%
4.9%
English
4.1%
4.1%
Italian
4.1%
4.1%
Eastern European
1.6%
1.6%
Romanian
1.5%
1.5%
European
1.4%
1.4%
Swedish
1.3%
1.3%
Scottish
1.2%
1.2%
Greek
1.0%
1.0%
Dutch
0.9%
0.9%
Scandinavian
0.8%
0.8%
Lithuanian
0.8%
0.8%
Austrian
0.8%
0.8%
Norwegian
0.8%
0.8%
French
0.8%
0.8%
Turkish
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
59.3%
59.3%
Slavic languages
8.9%
8.9%
Langs. of India
5.7%
5.7%
Spanish
4.6%
4.6%
Chinese
4.3%
4.3%
Korean
3.7%
3.7%
Other Asian languages
2.8%
2.8%
Russian
2.3%
2.3%
Polish
1.7%
1.7%
Japanese
0.6%
0.6%
Other Indo-European
0.4%
0.4%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
African languages
0.4%
0.4%
Tagalog
0.4%
0.4%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Vietnamese
0.3%
0.3%
Native American languages
0.3%
0.3%
Persian
0.3%
0.3%
Serbo-Croatian
0.2%
0.2%
Hungarian
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Buffalo Grove Residents:
33.7%