Illinois
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Illinois 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:   2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

Illinois Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
12,801,539

Age

PEOPLE OF Illinois DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.15
5 To 17 17.12
18 To 24 9.67
25 To 34 13.85
35 To 54 26.77
55 To 64 12.55
65 Years And Over 13.88

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 88.3
College Graduated 32.9
Attending College 5.8



Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Illinois 31502 28161.598846759865 #BAD532
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Illinois 59196 28533.323741007192 #B9D432
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.0%

Employment Industries in IL

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 13.4
Manufacturing 12.4
Retail 10.9
Education 9.5
Professional, scientific, and technical services 7.2
Accommodation 7.0
Finance 5.7
Transportation 5.4
Construction 5.2
Other 4.7
Administration 4.2
Public Service 3.7
Wholesale 3.1
Arts 2.1
Information Technology 2.0
Real Estate 1.7
Agriculture 0.9
Utilities 0.7
Mining 0.2
Management 0.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 62.2
Black Or African American 14.1
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 5.1
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 1.9
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 16.6

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 18.6
Unclassified 13.6
Irish 11.6
Polish 7.0
Italian 6.1
English 5.6
Swedish 2.1
French 1.8
Dutch 1.3
Norwegian 1.2
Scottish 1.2
European 1.0
Russian 0.9
Czech 0.8
Greek 0.8
Lithuanian 0.6
Scots-Irish 0.6
African 0.4
Ukrainian 0.4
Hungarian 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 77.3
Spanish 13.2
Polish 1.6
Indic languages 1.5
Chinese 0.8
Tagalog 0.7
Slavic languages 0.6
Arabic 0.5
Other Asian languages 0.5
German 0.4
African languages 0.4
Other Indo-European 0.4
Korean 0.4
Gujarathi 0.4
Hindi 0.4
French 0.3
Serbo-Croatian 0.3
Urdu 0.2
Italian 0.2
Russian 0.2

Foreign Born IL Residents
13.9%