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DuPage County, Illinois; Sangamon County, Illinois; McHenry County, Illinois; Kane County, Illinois

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Table

DuPage County, Illinois
Sangamon County, Illinois
McHenry County, Illinois
Kane County, Illinois
Female persons, percent
50.8%
52.0%
50.2%
50.2%
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 922,921 194,672 307,774 532,403
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 916,741 197,465 308,882 515,322
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 0.7% -1.4% -0.4% 3.3%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 916,924 197,465 308,760 515,269
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.8%
5.8%
5.5%
6.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.5%
22.1%
23.2%
25.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.1%
18.4%
15.2%
14.3%
Female persons, percent
50.8%
52.0%
50.2%
50.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
79.5%
82.0%
93.0%
86.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
5.3%
13.0%
1.8%
6.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.3%
0.5%
1.0%
Asian alone, percent(a)
12.7%
2.2%
3.0%
4.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Z
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
2.1%
2.5%
1.7%
2.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
14.6%
2.4%
13.9%
32.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
66.0%
80.0%
80.1%
56.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 33,751 12,912 15,224 21,299
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 19.0% 3.1% 9.6% 17.7%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 362,182 92,278 119,173 190,970
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 73.2% 68.9% 79.3% 73.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $299,000 $138,100 $219,600 $232,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $2,118 $1,257 $1,848 $1,872
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $852 $526 $761 $748
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $1,280 $799 $1,175 $1,133
Building permits, 2019 1,199 325 565 1,231
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 341,823 83,661 111,812 178,050
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.69 2.31 2.74 2.95
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 87.8% 83.9% 89.1% 88.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 27.0% 4.7% 14.4% 31.4%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 92.9% 88.1% 94.2% 92.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 88.8% 79.0% 90.5% 86.9%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 92.6% 92.4% 92.8% 84.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 48.8% 34.2% 33.7% 33.1%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 5.0% 9.9% 5.9% 5.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
6.3%
5.5%
6.8%
9.8%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 69.1% 64.2% 70.3% 68.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 62.4% 60.9% 64.4% 62.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,424,272 439,213 435,670 720,315
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 7,846,517 2,559,578 D 2,406,944
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 18,896,683 D 5,163,195 10,338,688
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 65,510,373 3,372,045 2,932,495 9,628,766
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 17,758,770 3,128,622 3,664,358 5,681,086
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $19,137 $15,700 $11,892 $10,873
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 29.6 19.6 33.6 28.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $88,711 $60,466 $84,803 $76,912
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $43,982 $34,548 $38,047 $34,924
Persons in poverty, percent
6.6%
13.1%
5.9%
8.6%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 34,222 4,975 8,009 13,014
Total employment, 2018 580,152 83,917 85,439 193,876
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 35,910,817 3,601,143 3,947,964 9,205,344
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 -0.2% -0.1% 0.1% 3.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 86,929 12,140 22,922 35,338
All firms, 2012 98,579 14,862 27,080 39,039
Men-owned firms, 2012 56,343 6,901 15,243 21,323
Women-owned firms, 2012 31,321 5,904 8,835 13,345
Minority-owned firms, 2012 19,026 2,169 2,906 9,737
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 75,928 11,804 23,462 27,638
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 6,395 1,253 2,133 2,993
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 87,812 12,473 23,969 34,487
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 2,799.8 227.4 511.9 990.8
Land area in square miles, 2010 327.50 868.30 603.17 520.06
FIPS Code 17043 17167 17111 17089
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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