West Chicago, IL
Demographic Data



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West Chicago 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:   2017 (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

West Chicago Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
27,182

Age

PEOPLE OF Illinois DETAILS
Under 5 Years 7.35
5 To 17 22.30
18 To 24 9.63
25 To 34 13.83
35 To 54 27.03
55 To 64 10.71
65 Years And Over 9.15

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 5.1
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 71.8
COLLEGE GRADUATES 24.4

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
West Chicago 26094 22318.459248805208 #EE2025
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
West Chicago 68413 31643.32647609797 #BED630
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
11.2%

Employment Industries in West Chicago

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Manufacturing 20.7
Accommodation 12.1
Healthcare 11.8
Retail 9.4
Administration 6.9
Construction 6.3
Other 5.7
Education 4.8
Transportation 4.7
Professional, scientific, and technical services 4.6
Wholesale 4.0
Finance 2.9

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 37.4
Black Or African American 2.0
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.0
Asian 7.3
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 0.4
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 53.0

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 11.9
Italian 7.6
Irish 7.2
Polish 4.8
English 4.1
Swedish 1.4
Norwegian 1.0
Iraqi 0.8
French 0.8
Dutch 0.7
Hungarian 0.7
European 0.6
Czech 0.6
Scottish 0.6
Russian 0.6
Scots-Irish 0.5
Lithuanian 0.4
British 0.3
Danish 0.3
Greek 0.3

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
Spanish 46.9
English 44.2
Langs. of India 2.1
Tagalog 2.0
Arabic 0.9
Vietnamese 0.9
Other Asian languages 0.5
Chinese 0.4
Polish 0.4
Italian 0.4
Russian 0.2
Portuguese 0.1
Urdu 0.1
German/Yiddish 0.1
Greek 0.1
Native American languages 0.1
Korean 0.1
African languages 0.0
Scandinavian languages 0.0
French 0.0

Foreign Born West Chicago Residents:
32.9%