Bloomington 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

Bloomington Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
85,755

Age

Under 5 Years:
3.1%
5 - 17:
8.0%
18 - 24:
41.6%
25 - 34:
15.7%
35 - 54:
15.3%
55 - 64:
6.7%
Over 65 Years:
9.5%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
35.0%
35.0%
High School Graduates
92.8%
92.8%
College Graduated
55.9%
55.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Bloomington
$23,816
$23,816
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Bloomington
$37,077
$37,077
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
35.3%

Employment Industries in Bloomington

 
Education
29.3%
29.3%
Accommodation
14.3%
14.3%
Retail
11.0%
11.0%
Healthcare
10.2%
10.2%
Manufacturing
7.4%
7.4%
Other
4.7%
4.7%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
4.6%
4.6%
Public Service
3.0%
3.0%
Information Technology
2.7%
2.7%
Construction
2.5%
2.5%
Arts
2.4%
2.4%
Administration
2.3%
2.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
78.3%
78.3%
Black Or African American
3.9%
3.9%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Asian
10.2%
10.2%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.0%
3.0%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
4.4%
4.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
18.2%
18.2%
Irish
10.6%
10.6%
English
10.5%
10.5%
Italian
3.5%
3.5%
European
3.4%
3.4%
Polish
2.9%
2.9%
French
2.2%
2.2%
Scottish
2.1%
2.1%
Scots-Irish
1.9%
1.9%
Dutch
1.7%
1.7%
British
1.4%
1.4%
Swedish
1.2%
1.2%
Norwegian
1.0%
1.0%
Russian
1.0%
1.0%
Welsh
0.7%
0.7%
Greek
0.6%
0.6%
Hungarian
0.6%
0.6%
Swiss
0.5%
0.5%
French Canadian
0.4%
0.4%
Danish
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
86.2%
86.2%
Chinese
4.1%
4.1%
Spanish
1.9%
1.9%
Korean
1.4%
1.4%
Langs. of India
1.2%
1.2%
Other Asian languages
0.6%
0.6%
German/Yiddish
0.6%
0.6%
Arabic
0.6%
0.6%
French
0.5%
0.5%
Pacific Island languages
0.3%
0.3%
African languages
0.3%
0.3%
Tagalog
0.3%
0.3%
Japanese
0.2%
0.2%
West Germanic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Portuguese
0.2%
0.2%
Native American languages
0.2%
0.2%
Other Indo-European
0.2%
0.2%
Persian
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Urdu
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Bloomington Residents:
11.7%