Oak Park 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

Oak Park Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
52,381

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.1%
5 - 17:
18.2%
18 - 24:
5.5%
25 - 34:
12.7%
35 - 54:
30.5%
55 - 64:
12.3%
Over 65 Years:
14.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.7%
3.7%
High School Graduates
96.5%
96.5%
College Graduated
70.0%
70.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Oak Park
$56,264
$56,264
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Oak Park
$94,646
$94,646
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
7.7%

Employment Industries in Oak Park

 
Professional, scientific, and technical services
16.8%
16.8%
Education
16.1%
16.1%
Healthcare
15.9%
15.9%
Finance
7.1%
7.1%
Retail
6.1%
6.1%
Manufacturing
5.6%
5.6%
Other
4.9%
4.9%
Transportation
4.1%
4.1%
Accommodation
3.9%
3.9%
Real estate
3.6%
3.6%
Public Service
3.0%
3.0%
Arts
2.9%
2.9%
Information Technology
2.8%
2.8%
Administration
2.4%
2.4%
Construction
2.1%
2.1%
Wholesale
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
63.2%
63.2%
Black Or African American
17.9%
17.9%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Asian
4.7%
4.7%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
5.2%
5.2%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
8.9%
8.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
18.6%
18.6%
Irish
15.7%
15.7%
English
8.1%
8.1%
Polish
7.6%
7.6%
Italian
7.3%
7.3%
European
2.5%
2.5%
Swedish
2.4%
2.4%
French
2.2%
2.2%
Scottish
1.9%
1.9%
Norwegian
1.8%
1.8%
Dutch
1.7%
1.7%
Russian
1.5%
1.5%
Czech
1.2%
1.2%
Greek
1.1%
1.1%
British
1.1%
1.1%
Welsh
1.0%
1.0%
African
1.0%
1.0%
Lithuanian
0.9%
0.9%
Austrian
0.8%
0.8%
Scots-Irish
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
87.2%
87.2%
Spanish
6.2%
6.2%
German/Yiddish
1.0%
1.0%
Langs. of India
0.9%
0.9%
Chinese
0.7%
0.7%
Other Asian languages
0.6%
0.6%
Polish
0.5%
0.5%
Korean
0.4%
0.4%
Arabic
0.4%
0.4%
French
0.4%
0.4%
Other Indo-European
0.4%
0.4%
Slavic languages
0.4%
0.4%
African languages
0.3%
0.3%
Italian
0.2%
0.2%
Persian
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.2%
0.2%
Japanese
0.1%
0.1%
French Creole
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Scandinavian languages
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Oak Park Residents:
8.6%