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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:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

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
28,846

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.5%
5 - 17:
20.1%
18 - 24:
6.5%
25 - 34:
8.1%
35 - 54:
28.3%
55 - 64:
12.8%
Over 65 Years:
17.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
3.7%
3.7%
96.6%
96.6%
68.9%
68.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Glen Ellyn
USA
$65,328
$65,328
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Glen Ellyn
USA
$118,208
$118,208
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
4.6%

Employment Industries in Glen Ellyn

 
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Manufacturing
Healthcare
Education
Retail
Finance
Accommodation
Other
Wholesale
Construction
Administration
Transportation
Arts
Real estate
Information Technology
13.7%
13.7%
12.7%
12.7%
12.7%
12.7%
10.4%
10.4%
8.6%
8.6%
8.2%
8.2%
4.8%
4.8%
4.8%
4.8%
4.0%
4.0%
3.5%
3.5%
3.2%
3.2%
3.2%
3.2%
3.1%
3.1%
2.6%
2.6%
2.5%
2.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Asian
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Other Race / Two or More Races
Black or African American
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
81.9%
81.9%
7.7%
7.7%
4.8%
4.8%
2.6%
2.6%
2.6%
2.6%
0.4%
0.4%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Irish
Italian
Polish
English
Swedish
European
Scottish
Norwegian
French
Dutch
Scots-Irish
Czech
Russian
Israeli
Lithuanian
Greek
British
Slovak
Welsh
26.8%
26.8%
20.7%
20.7%
10.5%
10.5%
9.5%
9.5%
8.8%
8.8%
3.6%
3.6%
3.6%
3.6%
2.4%
2.4%
2.2%
2.2%
2.0%
2.0%
1.4%
1.4%
1.2%
1.2%
1.2%
1.2%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Langs. of India
Other Asian languages
Arabic
Urdu
French
Other Indo-European
Polish
Tagalog
Chinese
Slavic languages
German/Yiddish
Italian
West Germanic languages
Japanese
Persian
Thai
Korean
Greek
85.1%
85.1%
4.0%
4.0%
1.9%
1.9%
1.3%
1.3%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Glen Ellyn Residents:
10.9%