East St. Louis, IL
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East St. Louis 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

East St. Louis Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
26,922

Age

PEOPLE OF Illinois DETAILS
Under 5 Years 8.19
5 To 17 19.50
18 To 24 9.86
25 To 34 13.13
35 To 54 21.82
55 To 64 13.18
65 Years And Over 14.33

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 4.0
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 81.3
COLLEGE GRADUATES 9.8

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
East St. Louis 13443 12017.53454691743 #EE2025
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
East St. Louis 19946 9614.258992805755 #EE2025
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
44.7%

Employment Industries in East St. Louis

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 25.0
Retail 11.0
Accommodation 10.0
Transportation 9.4
Manufacturing 8.5
Education 6.6
Administration 6.5
Other 6.1
Public Service 5.7
Construction 2.5
Arts 2.2
Finance 2.1


Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 1.7
Black Or African American 95.4
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.3
Asian 0.4
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 1.3
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 1.0

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
African 1.4
European 0.4
German 0.3
Sudanese 0.3
Jamaican 0.3
Austrian 0.1
Italian 0.1
Irish 0.1
Polish 0.1
French 0.1
Dutch 0.1
Czech 0.0
Serbian 0.0
English 0.0
Yugoslavian 0.0
Other West Indian 0.0
West Indian 0.0
U.S. Virgin Islander 0.0
Trinidadian and Tobagonian 0.0
Haitian 0.0

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 97.9
Spanish 1.0
French 0.4
Arabic 0.2
Native American languages 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.1
African languages 0.1
Italian 0.1
Polish 0.1
Langs. of India 0.1
Vietnamese 0.1
German/Yiddish 0.0
Serbo-Croatian 0.0
Hungarian 0.0
Navajo 0.0
Pacific Island languages 0.0
Tagalog 0.0
Other Asian languages 0.0
Laotian 0.0
Thai 0.0

Foreign Born East St. Louis Residents:
0.7%