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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataIllinois

Demographic Statistics

Chicago, Illinois,

Number

Percent

Total population2,896,016100.0
SEX AND AGE
Male1,405,10748.5
Female1,490,90951.5
Under 5 years218,5227.5
5 to 9 years224,0127.7
10 to 14 years200,8026.9
15 to 19 years200,9626.9
20 to 24 years239,2528.3
25 to 34 years533,19918.4
35 to 44 years433,26815.0
45 to 54 years330,50711.4
55 to 59 years116,9324.0
60 to 64 years99,7573.4
65 to 74 years159,9155.5
75 to 84 years103,7203.6
85 years and over35,1681.2
Median age (years)31.5(X)
18 years and over2,136,17673.8
Male
1,018,58335.2
Female
1,117,59338.6
21 years and over2,006,36069.3
62 years and over356,64112.3
65 years and over298,80310.3
Male
116,6554.0
Female
182,1486.3
RACE
One race2,811,57997.1
White
1,215,31542.0
Black or African American
1,065,00936.8
American Indian and Alaska Native
10,2900.4
Asian
125,9744.3
Asian Indian
25,0040.9
Chinese
31,8131.1
Filipino
28,4231.0
Japanese
5,4670.2
Korean
11,8950.4
Vietnamese
8,2210.3

Other Asian 1

15,1510.5
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
1,7880.1
Native Hawaiian
3360.0
Guamanian or Chamorro
4800.0
Samoan
4360.0

Other Pacific Islander 2

5360.0
Some other race
393,20313.6
Two or more races84,4372.9

Race alone or in combination with one or more other races 3

White1,282,32044.3
Black or African American1,084,22137.4
American Indian and Alaska Native20,8980.7
Asian140,5174.9
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4,6150.2
Some other race452,25515.6
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total population2,896,016100.0
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)753,64426.0
Mexican
530,46218.3
Puerto Rican
113,0553.9
Cuban
8,0840.3
Other Hispanic or Latino
102,0433.5
Not Hispanic or Latino2,142,37274.0
White alone
907,16631.3
RELATIONSHIP
Total population2,896,016100.0
In households2,836,46997.9
Householder
1,061,92836.7
Spouse
372,97012.9
Child
878,48130.3
Own child under 18 years
605,04620.9
Other relatives
331,35611.4
Under 18 years
133,3904.6
Nonrelatives
191,7346.6
Unmarried partner
62,6442.2
In group quarters59,5472.1
Institutionalized population
27,3230.9
Noninstitutionalized population
32,2241.1
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total households1,061,928100.0
Family households (families)632,55859.6
With own children under 18 years
306,45628.9
Married-couple family
372,97035.1
With own children under 18 years
179,40816.9
Female householder, no husband present
200,96318.9
With own children under 18 years
105,70510.0
Nonfamily households429,37040.4
Householder living alone
345,83232.6
Householder 65 years and over
92,3458.7
Households with individuals under 18 years364,39234.3
Households with individuals 65 years and over228,45821.5
Average household size2.67(X)
Average family size3.50(X)
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units1,152,868100.0
Occupied housing units1,061,92892.1
Vacant housing units90,9407.9
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use
4,5490.4
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)1.7(X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent)5.7(X)
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units1,061,928100.0
Owner-occupied housing units464,86543.8
Renter-occupied housing units597,06356.2
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.90(X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.49(X)
(X) Not applicable
1 Other Asian alone, or two or more Asian categories.
2 Other Pacific Islander alone, or two or more Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander categories.
3 In combination with one or more other races listed. The six numbers may add to more than the total population and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1, Matrices P1, P3, P4, P8, P9, P12, P13, P,17, P18, P19, P20, P23, P27, P28, P33, PCT5, PCT8, PCT11, PCT15, H1, H3, H4, H5, H11, and H12.

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