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DuPage County, Illinois; Will County, Illinois; Kane County, Illinois; Washington County, Illinois; Coles County, Illinois

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DuPage County, Illinois
Will County, Illinois
Kane County, Illinois
Washington County, Illinois
Coles County, Illinois
Female persons, percent
50.8%
50.4%
50.2%
50.0%
51.4%
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 922,921 690,743 532,403 13,887 50,621
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 916,741 677,580 515,322 14,716 53,876
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 0.7% 1.9% 3.3% -5.6% -6.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 916,924 677,560 515,269 14,716 53,873
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.8%
5.8%
6.2%
5.6%
4.8%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.5%
24.4%
25.0%
21.1%
17.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.1%
13.5%
14.3%
20.7%
17.5%
Female persons, percent
50.8%
50.4%
50.2%
50.0%
51.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
79.5%
79.2%
86.6%
97.2%
92.8%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
5.3%
12.2%
6.0%
1.0%
4.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.5%
1.0%
0.2%
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
12.7%
6.0%
4.4%
0.5%
1.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
Z
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
2.1%
2.0%
2.0%
1.0%
1.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
14.6%
18.2%
32.4%
1.4%
2.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
66.0%
62.5%
56.6%
96.0%
90.7%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 33,751 30,191 21,299 1,057 3,188
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 19.0% 12.1% 17.7% 0.8% 2.4%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 362,182 246,655 190,970 6,682 23,459
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 73.2% 81.0% 73.5% 78.7% 61.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $299,000 $224,800 $232,000 $109,400 $97,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $2,118 $1,900 $1,872 $1,130 $1,010
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $852 $745 $748 $531 $459
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $1,280 $1,167 $1,133 $680 $671
Building permits, 2019 1,199 1,600 1,231 12 4
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 341,823 227,848 178,050 5,975 21,139
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.69 2.98 2.95 2.33 2.26
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 87.8% 90.6% 88.5% 88.7% 76.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 27.0% 20.1% 31.4% 1.7% 3.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 92.9% 93.1% 92.6% 82.4% 87.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 88.8% 87.7% 86.9% 74.0% 77.0%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 92.6% 90.9% 84.1% 92.1% 90.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 48.8% 34.0% 33.1% 20.6% 25.6%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 5.0% 5.6% 5.4% 7.3% 11.6%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
6.3%
6.0%
9.8%
4.7%
6.9%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 69.1% 68.9% 68.9% 65.2% 60.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 62.4% 63.3% 62.4% 59.5% 57.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,424,272 1,313,535 720,315 D 84,677
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 7,846,517 2,467,555 2,406,944 39,869 367,190
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 18,896,683 20,627,242 10,338,688 445,603 D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 65,510,373 14,925,142 9,628,766 415,698 627,411
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 17,758,770 7,862,106 5,681,086 200,849 701,272
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $19,137 $11,519 $10,873 $13,759 $13,070
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 29.6 33.2 28.9 25.0 16.6
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $88,711 $83,504 $76,912 $59,469 $44,071
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $43,982 $35,259 $34,924 $32,394 $26,790
Persons in poverty, percent
6.6%
6.4%
8.6%
7.4%
20.0%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 34,222 15,641 13,014 377 1,150
Total employment, 2018 580,152 229,996 193,876 6,662 19,330
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 35,910,817 10,818,482 9,205,344 283,443 752,506
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 -0.2% 0.6% 3.5% 10.4% 3.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 86,929 50,716 35,338 902 2,581
All firms, 2012 98,579 53,577 39,039 1,360 3,582
Men-owned firms, 2012 56,343 29,269 21,323 781 1,873
Women-owned firms, 2012 31,321 18,811 13,345 434 1,004
Minority-owned firms, 2012 19,026 14,156 9,737 27 223
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 75,928 37,883 27,638 1,264 3,143
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 6,395 3,804 2,993 181 350
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 87,812 47,833 34,487 1,056 2,866
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 2,799.8 809.6 990.8 26.2 106.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 327.50 836.91 520.06 562.57 508.29
FIPS Code 17043 17197 17089 17189 17029
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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