Elgin Demographics

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

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Elgin Population Demographics top

Total Population 112,628
Male Population 57,181
Female Population 55,447
Male Population 50.77 %
Female Population 49.23 %
Median Age 34.1
Citizen US Born 80,827
Citizen not US Born 14,064
Not Citizen 17,737
Citizen US Born 71.76 %
Citizen not US Born 12.49 %
Not Citizen 15.75 %
Moved from Abroad 502
Moved from Same Country 6,819
Moved from Same State 5,216
Moved from Different State 1,189
Same House as Last Year 97,051
Moved from Abroad 0.45 %
Moved from Same Country 6.16 %
Moved from Same State 4.71 %
Moved from Different State 1.07 %
Same House as Last Year 87.61 %

Occupational Employment in Elgin top

White Collar 39,125
Blue Collar 16,299
White Collar 70.59 %
Blue Collar 29.41 %
Self Employees 3,257
Private Companies 43,529
Governmental Workers 5,137
Not for Profit Companies 3,501
Self Employees 5.88 %
Private Companies 78.54 %
Governmental Workers 9.27 %
Not for Profit Companies 6.32 %

Number of Households in Elgin top

Total Households 35,919
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 25,854
Non-family Households 10,065
Non-family Households 71.98 %
Family Households 28.02 %
Households with Children 14,926
Households without Children 20,993
Households with Children 14926 %
Households without Children 20993 %

Median and Average Income in Elgin top

Average Household Income $79,105.00
Median Household Income $63,655.00
People below Poverty Level 14,314
People above Poverty Level 94,543

Housing in Elgin top

Housing Units 38,556
Median Year Built 1975
Built in 1939 or Earlier 7,956
Built between 1940 and 1949 1,578
Built between 1950 and 1959 2,904
Built between 1960 and 1969 3,720
Built between 1970 and 1979 5,808
Built between 1980 and 1989 4,107
Built between 1990 and 1999 5,612
Built between 2000 and 2009 5,952
Built in 2010 or Later 919
Occupied Housing Units 35,919
Owner Occupied 24,016
Renter Occupied 11,903
Owner Occupied 66.86 %
Renter Occupied 33.14 %
With Mortgage 17,554
Without Mortgage 6,462
Median Value with Mortgage $172,500.00
Median Value without Mortgage $166,100.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,248.00
With Mortgage 73.09 %
Without Mortgage 26.91 %

Elgin Education Statistics top

No High School 8,609
Some High School 29,957
Some College 20,482
Associate Degree 5,969
Bachelor's Degree 12,279
Graduate Degree 5,674
No High School 10.49 %
Some High School 36.52 %
Some College 23.83 %
Associate Degree 7.28 %
Bachelor's Degree 14.97 %
Graduate Degree 6.92 %

Marital Status in Elgin top

Never Married 30,855
Married 44,872
Separated 1,689
Widowed 4,167
Divorced 7,634
Never Married 35.25 %
Married 51.27 %
Separated 1.93 %
Widowed 4.76 %
Divorced 8.72 %

Means of Transport to Work in Elgin top

Car 49,440
Bus or TrolleyBus 452
Subway or Elevated 28
Railroad 812
Ferryboat 24
Bicycle 124
Motorcycle 13
TaxiCab 127
Walk 642

Recently added listings in Elgin top

$194,000 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
$259,900 USD
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  • 2 Baths
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  • 1 Baths
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  • 2 Baths
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Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2017 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.
Elgin is an area in Kane County,Chicagoland,Illinois with a population of 112,628. There are 57,181 male residents living in Elgin and 55,447 female residents. The total number of households is 35,919 with 3 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 34 with 44,872 people being married and 44,345 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 70.59% white collar employees and 29.41% blue collar employees in Elgin.