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Hancock County, Illinois; Tazewell County, Illinois; Calhoun County, Illinois; DuPage County, Illinois; McHenry County, Illinois; Kane County, Illinois

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Hancock County, Illinois
Tazewell County, Illinois
Calhoun County, Illinois
DuPage County, Illinois
McHenry County, Illinois
Kane County, Illinois
Female persons, percent
50.4%
50.8%
50.2%
50.9%
50.2%
50.2%
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 17,708 131,803 4,739 922,921 307,774 532,403
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 17,844 132,328 4,802 928,589 308,570 534,216
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 19,104 135,392 5,089 916,741 308,882 515,322
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 19,104 135,392 5,089 916,771 308,827 515,378
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -7.3% -2.7% -6.9% 0.7% -0.4% 3.3%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -6.6% -2.3% -5.6% 1.3% -0.1% 3.7%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 19,104 135,394 5,089 916,924 308,760 515,269
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.5%
5.8%
5.1%
5.9%
5.5%
6.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.9%
22.7%
20.6%
22.7%
23.5%
25.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
23.2%
18.8%
23.3%
15.5%
14.6%
13.7%
Female persons, percent
50.4%
50.8%
50.2%
50.9%
50.2%
50.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
97.4%
95.9%
98.5%
79.7%
93.1%
86.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.6%
1.3%
0.4%
5.3%
1.7%
6.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.4%
0.5%
1.0%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.9%
0.3%
12.6%
3.0%
4.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Z
Z
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.1%
1.5%
0.6%
2.0%
1.6%
2.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.6%
2.3%
1.3%
14.5%
13.4%
32.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
96.0%
93.9%
97.3%
66.3%
80.6%
56.8%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,373 8,932 423 33,751 15,224 21,299
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 1.3% 2.0% 0.8% 19.0% 9.6% 17.7%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 9,242 59,036 2,895 361,429 118,814 189,472
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 81.5% 76.5% 84.0% 73.2% 79.3% 73.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $86,700 $139,700 $114,300 $299,000 $219,600 $232,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $967 $1,214 $1,249 $2,118 $1,848 $1,872
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $396 $514 $473 $852 $761 $748
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $614 $731 $606 $1,280 $1,175 $1,133
Building permits, 2018 3 100 11 1,439 482 1,891
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 7,420 54,613 1,805 341,823 111,812 178,050
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.40 2.40 2.62 2.69 2.74 2.95
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 93.2% 88.1% 93.3% 87.8% 89.1% 88.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 1.7% 2.7% 1.2% 27.0% 14.4% 31.4%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 78.8% 87.6% 75.8% 92.9% 94.2% 92.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 70.1% 80.9% 66.8% 88.8% 90.5% 86.9%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 93.2% 92.6% 90.6% 92.6% 92.8% 84.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 21.3% 26.4% 13.6% 48.8% 33.7% 33.1%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 8.6% 7.3% 11.9% 5.0% 5.9% 5.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
5.6%
4.6%
6.0%
6.4%
6.0%
9.1%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 58.6% 62.1% 54.3% 69.1% 70.3% 68.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 51.9% 58.0% 51.8% 62.4% 64.4% 62.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 10,487 358,486 D 2,424,272 435,670 720,315
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 34,138 388,770 D 7,846,517 D 2,406,944
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 5,850,340 1,973 18,896,683 5,163,195 10,338,688
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 361,427 1,929,176 D 65,510,373 2,932,495 9,628,766
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 97,042 1,942,339 27,335 17,758,770 3,664,358 5,681,086
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $5,137 $14,287 $5,452 $19,137 $11,892 $10,873
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 24.8 21.3 39.3 29.6 33.6 28.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $51,549 $62,342 $54,392 $88,711 $84,803 $76,912
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $26,880 $33,077 $27,314 $43,982 $38,047 $34,924
Persons in poverty, percent
11.1%
9.6%
11.0%
6.6%
5.9%
8.6%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2017 379 2,817 78 34,041 7,961 12,994
Total employment, 2017 2,870 40,721 495 581,197 85,331 187,382
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000) 116,708 1,641,197 12,130 34,883,615 3,874,527 8,752,245
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017 3.7% -2.8% -8.5% -3.0% -2.8% 2.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 1,242 6,637 318 85,046 22,722 34,462
All firms, 2012 1,669 8,230 382 98,579 27,080 39,039
Men-owned firms, 2012 891 4,308 104 56,343 15,243 21,323
Women-owned firms, 2012 542 2,610 189 31,321 8,835 13,345
Minority-owned firms, 2012 37 380 F 19,026 2,906 9,737
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,551 7,533 374 75,928 23,462 27,638
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 201 885 F 6,395 2,133 2,993
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,368 6,845 337 87,812 23,969 34,487
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 24.1 208.6 20.0 2,799.8 511.9 990.8
Land area in square miles, 2010 793.73 648.97 253.83 327.50 603.17 520.06
FIPS Code 17067 17179 17013 17043 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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