Illinois
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Illinois POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (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
12,859,995

Age

PEOPLE OF Illinois DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.22
5 To 17 17.26
18 To 24 9.71
25 To 34 13.84
35 To 54 27.09
55 To 64 12.37
65 Years And Over 13.50

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 87.9
College Graduated 32.3
Attending College 5.9

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Illinois 30494 28147.495725016444 #BAD532
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Illinois 57574 28612.637381888664 #B9D432
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.3%

Employment Industries in IL

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 13.4
Manufacturing 12.6
Retail 11.0
Education 9.5
Professional, scientific, and technical services 7.1
Accommodation 7.0
Finance 5.7
Transportation 5.2
Construction 5.1
Other 4.7
Administration 4.2
Public Service 3.8
Wholesale 3.0
Arts 2.0
Information Technology 2.0
Real Estate 1.6
Agriculture 0.9
Utilities 0.7
Mining 0.2
Management 0.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 62.5
Black Or African American 14.1
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 5.0
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Some Other Race Alone 1.8
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 16.5

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 18.8
Unclassified 12.5
Irish 11.8
Polish 7.1
Italian 6.1
English 5.8
Swedish 2.1
French 1.8
Dutch 1.3
Norwegian 1.2
Scottish 1.2
European 1.0
Russian 0.9
Czech 0.9
Greek 0.8
Lithuanian 0.6
Scots-Irish 0.6
Ukrainian 0.4
Hungarian 0.4
African 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 77.3
Spanish 13.3
Polish 1.5
Chinese 0.8
Tagalog 0.7
Arabic 0.5
Other Asian languages 0.5
Korean 0.4
Urdu 0.4
Other Indo-European 0.4
Gujarathi 0.4
Hindi 0.4
German 0.4
Russian 0.3
Italian 0.3
French 0.3
African languages 0.3
Slavic languages 0.3
Serbo-Croatian 0.3
Greek 0.3

Foreign Born IL Residents
14.0%