Glen Ellyn 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 May 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

Glen Ellyn Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
27,714

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.6%
5 - 17:
20.4%
18 - 24:
6.4%
25 - 34:
9.3%
35 - 54:
27.4%
55 - 64:
13.5%
Over 65 Years:
16.4%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
4.2%
4.2%
High School Graduates
96.4%
96.4%
College Graduated
67.6%
67.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Glen Ellyn
$61,180
$61,180
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Glen Ellyn
$110,678
$110,678
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
5.8%

Employment Industries in Glen Ellyn

 
Professional, scientific, and technical services
13.5%
13.5%
Manufacturing
12.4%
12.4%
Healthcare
11.6%
11.6%
Education
10.7%
10.7%
Finance
8.5%
8.5%
Retail
7.4%
7.4%
Accommodation
5.0%
5.0%
Wholesale
5.0%
5.0%
Arts
4.6%
4.6%
Other
4.4%
4.4%
Construction
3.4%
3.4%
Transportation
3.2%
3.2%
Administration
3.0%
3.0%
Information Technology
2.7%
2.7%
Real estate
2.6%
2.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
82.3%
82.3%
Black Or African American
3.4%
3.4%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Asian
7.0%
7.0%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.2%
2.2%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
4.9%
4.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
27.5%
27.5%
Irish
21.4%
21.4%
Italian
11.4%
11.4%
Polish
9.9%
9.9%
English
9.2%
9.2%
Swedish
3.2%
3.2%
European
3.0%
3.0%
Norwegian
2.7%
2.7%
French
2.5%
2.5%
Scottish
2.1%
2.1%
Dutch
1.9%
1.9%
Czech
1.7%
1.7%
Scots-Irish
1.5%
1.5%
Lithuanian
1.0%
1.0%
Russian
1.0%
1.0%
British
0.8%
0.8%
Greek
0.7%
0.7%
Slovak
0.6%
0.6%
Welsh
0.6%
0.6%
Ukrainian
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
87.4%
87.4%
Spanish
2.8%
2.8%
Langs. of India
1.9%
1.9%
Other Asian languages
1.3%
1.3%
Arabic
0.7%
0.7%
Urdu
0.7%
0.7%
Other Indo-European
0.7%
0.7%
Tagalog
0.6%
0.6%
Chinese
0.6%
0.6%
Polish
0.6%
0.6%
French
0.5%
0.5%
Slavic languages
0.5%
0.5%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
Italian
0.3%
0.3%
West Germanic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Japanese
0.2%
0.2%
Persian
0.1%
0.1%
Thai
0.1%
0.1%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Greek
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Glen Ellyn Residents:
9.8%