Chicago Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Chicago Population Demographics top

Total Population 2,709,534
Male Population 1,317,791
Female Population 1,391,743
Male Population 48.64 %
Female Population 51.36 %
Median Age 34.6
Citizen US Born 2,101,056
Citizen not US Born 303,309
Not Citizen 305,169
Citizen US Born 77.54 %
Citizen not US Born 11.19 %
Not Citizen 11.26 %
Moved from Abroad 21,824
Moved from Same Country 302,608
Moved from Same State 22,204
Moved from Different State 54,916
Same House as Last Year 2,273,614
Moved from Abroad 0.82 %
Moved from Same Country 11.31 %
Moved from Same State 0.83 %
Moved from Different State 2.05 %
Same House as Last Year 84.99 %

Occupational Employment in Chicago top

White Collar 1,109,422
Blue Collar 245,409
White Collar 81.89 %
Blue Collar 18.11 %
Self Employees 107,118
Private Companies 940,989
Governmental Workers 156,328
Not for Profit Companies 150,396
Self Employees 7.91 %
Private Companies 69.45 %
Governmental Workers 11.54 %
Not for Profit Companies 11.1 %

Number of Households in Chicago top

Total Households 1,066,829
Average People Per Household 2
Family Households 566,804
Non-family Households 500,025
Family Households 53.13 %
Non-family Households 46.87 %
Households with Children 280,365
Households without Children 786,464
Households with Children 26.28 %
Households without Children 73.72 %

Median and Average Income in Chicago top

Average Household Income $90,708.00
Median Household Income $58,247.00
People below Poverty Level 480,201
People above Poverty Level 2,140,784

Housing in Chicago top

Housing Units 1,214,450
Median Year Built 1949
Built in 1939 or Earlier 507,519
Built between 1940 and 1949 113,372
Built between 1950 and 1959 145,039
Built between 1960 and 1969 117,589
Built between 1970 and 1979 91,331
Built between 1980 and 1989 51,692
Built between 1990 and 1999 58,935
Built between 2000 and 2009 97,113
Built in 2010 or Later 31,860
Occupied Housing Units 1,066,829
Owner Occupied 480,001
Renter Occupied 586,828
Owner Occupied 44.99 %
Renter Occupied 55.01 %
With Mortgage 319,595
Without Mortgage 160,406
Median Value with Mortgage $272,700.00
Median Value without Mortgage $230,000.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,241.00
With Mortgage 66.58 %
Without Mortgage 33.42 %

Chicago Education Statistics top

No High School 143,830
Some High School 659,682
Some College 433,434
Associate Degree 119,650
Bachelor's Degree 485,108
Graduate Degree 308,993
No High School 6.71 %
Some High School 30.78 %
Some College 19.87 %
Associate Degree 5.58 %
Bachelor's Degree 22.63 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Chicago top

Never Married 1,086,937
Married 843,094
Separated 51,673
Widowed 117,015
Divorced 184,745
Never Married 48.7 %
Married 37.78 %
Separated 2.32 %
Widowed 5.24 %
Divorced 8.28 %

Means of Transport to Work in Chicago top

Car 750,554
Bus or TrolleyBus 176,239
Subway or Elevated 23,876
Railroad 2,062
Ferryboat 138
Bicycle 22,684
Motorcycle 1,044
TaxiCab 11,232
Walk 86,759

Recently added listings in Chicago top

$429,900 USD
  • 6 Beds
  • 3 Baths
$350,000 USD
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
$1,950,000 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Baths
$200,000 USD
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
$324,900 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2019 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Chicago is an area in Cook County,Illinois with a population of 2,709,534. There are 1,317,791 male residents living in Chicago and 1,391,743 female residents. The total number of households is 1,066,829 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 35 with 843,094 people being married and 1,440,370 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 81.89% white collar employees and 18.11% blue collar employees in Chicago..
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