Oak Forest, IL
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Oak Forest 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

Oak Forest Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
27,792

Age

PEOPLE OF Illinois DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.31
5 To 17 15.30
18 To 24 10.19
25 To 34 13.99
35 To 54 27.03
55 To 64 15.12
65 Years And Over 13.05

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 4.9
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 92.1
COLLEGE GRADUATES 26.8

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Oak Forest 32750 29277.263736632132 #BED630
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Oak Forest 75563 36422.453237410075 #BED630
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
5.7%

Employment Industries in Oak Forest

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 12.3
Manufacturing 11.5
Education 10.5
Retail 10.0
Construction 8.7
Accommodation 8.2
Professional, scientific, and technical services 7.2
Transportation 5.8
Finance 4.7
Other 4.0
Administration 3.8
Public Service 3.0
Wholesale 2.9
Real estate 2.4
Information Technology 2.2


Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 79.2
Black Or African American 5.2
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.3
Asian 2.0
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 1.5
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 11.7

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 22.8
Irish 21.2
Polish 15.2
Italian 11.0
Swedish 3.4
Dutch 3.4
Lithuanian 2.9
English 2.6
Russian 1.6
French 1.5
Czech 1.3
Scottish 1.3
Hungarian 1.2
Greek 0.8
Croatian 0.8
European 0.7
Scots-Irish 0.5
Slovak 0.5
Norwegian 0.5
Palestinian 0.5

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 84.2
Spanish 6.3
Arabic 2.2
Polish 1.9
Tagalog 1.1
Italian 1.0
Slavic languages 0.8
Langs. of India 0.7
Other Asian languages 0.6
German/Yiddish 0.4
Other Indo-European 0.4
French Creole 0.2
Serbo-Croatian 0.2
French 0.1
Vietnamese 0.1
Native American languages 0.1
Urdu 0.0
African languages 0.0
Hungarian 0.0
Navajo 0.0

Foreign Born Oak Forest Residents:
9.7%