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:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

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

 

Total Population
40,494

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.9%
5 - 17:
17.1%
18 - 24:
6.1%
25 - 34:
11.4%
35 - 54:
30.2%
55 - 64:
14.8%
Over 65 Years:
14.5%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.6%
3.6%
High School Graduates
97.7%
97.7%
College Graduated
66.1%
66.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Buffalo Grove
$53,325
$53,325
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Buffalo Grove
$115,951
$115,951
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
3.4%

Employment Industries in Buffalo Grove

 
Professional, scientific, and technical services
14.8%
14.8%
Manufacturing
14.4%
14.4%
Healthcare
11.9%
11.9%
Retail
11.0%
11.0%
Finance
9.3%
9.3%
Education
7.5%
7.5%
Wholesale
5.2%
5.2%
Accommodation
3.7%
3.7%
Transportation
3.6%
3.6%
Administration
3.3%
3.3%
Other
3.2%
3.2%
Construction
3.0%
3.0%
Information Technology
2.3%
2.3%
Arts
2.1%
2.1%
Real estate
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
67.9%
67.9%
Asian
21.0%
21.0%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
6.8%
6.8%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.5%
2.5%
Black or African American
1.6%
1.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
12.8%
12.8%
Russian
9.8%
9.8%
Polish
8.2%
8.2%
Irish
6.6%
6.6%
Ukrainian
4.5%
4.5%
English
4.4%
4.4%
Italian
4.2%
4.2%
Eastern European
1.7%
1.7%
European
1.6%
1.6%
Scottish
1.3%
1.3%
Romanian
1.3%
1.3%
Swedish
1.1%
1.1%
Scandinavian
1.1%
1.1%
Greek
0.9%
0.9%
Austrian
0.9%
0.9%
Norwegian
0.8%
0.8%
Lithuanian
0.8%
0.8%
Turkish
0.8%
0.8%
French
0.7%
0.7%
Bulgarian
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
58.4%
58.4%
Slavic languages
8.9%
8.9%
Langs. of India
5.7%
5.7%
Spanish
5.6%
5.6%
Chinese
4.2%
4.2%
Korean
3.6%
3.6%
Other Asian languages
2.8%
2.8%
Russian
2.3%
2.3%
Polish
1.7%
1.7%
Japanese
0.6%
0.6%
Tagalog
0.5%
0.5%
Other Indo-European
0.4%
0.4%
African languages
0.4%
0.4%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Native American languages
0.3%
0.3%
Persian
0.3%
0.3%
Serbo-Croatian
0.2%
0.2%
Vietnamese
0.2%
0.2%
Hungarian
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Buffalo Grove Residents:
32.9%