Des Plaines, IL
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Des Plaines 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:   2017 (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

Des Plaines Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
58,959

Age

PEOPLE OF Illinois DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.37
5 To 17 14.38
18 To 24 6.55
25 To 34 13.82
35 To 54 25.82
55 To 64 15.42
65 Years And Over 18.63

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 4.3
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 88.1
COLLEGE GRADUATES 36.5

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Des Plaines 32212 27551.245854315683 #BED630
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Des Plaines 67415 31181.717720113786 #BED630
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
8.9%

Employment Industries in Des Plaines

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Manufacturing 14.5
Healthcare 13.6
Retail 10.7
Professional, scientific, and technical services 7.9
Education 7.7
Construction 6.4
Other 5.9
Accommodation 5.8
Transportation 5.4
Finance 4.6
Administration 4.5
Wholesale 3.7
Arts 2.5
Real estate 2.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 63.8
Black Or African American 2.4
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 13.4
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Other Race / Two or More Races 1.9
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 18.3

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Polish 16.6
German 15.7
Irish 10.1
Italian 7.8
English 3.3
Swedish 2.8
Greek 1.8
French 1.5
Norwegian 1.5
Bulgarian 1.3
Yugoslavian 1.1
Scottish 1.1
Czech 1.1
Ukrainian 0.9
Russian 0.8
Romanian 0.7
European 0.7
Serbian 0.6
Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac 0.5
Austrian 0.5

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 55.4
Spanish 15.0
Polish 9.1
Langs. of India 6.6
Slavic languages 3.6
Serbo-Croatian 1.8
Tagalog 1.8
Other Asian languages 1.5
Chinese 0.9
Korean 0.9
Italian 0.7
Arabic 0.7
Other Indo-European 0.7
African languages 0.6
German/Yiddish 0.5
Greek 0.5
Vietnamese 0.4
Urdu 0.4
French 0.3
Native American languages 0.2

Foreign Born Des Plaines Residents:
31.8%