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Kankakee County, Illinois; Hamilton County, Illinois; Kane County, Illinois; Madison County, Illinois

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Kankakee County, Illinois
Hamilton County, Illinois
Kane County, Illinois
Madison County, Illinois
Female persons, percent
50.7%
51.0%
50.2%
51.3%
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 109,862 8,116 532,403 262,966
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 113,450 8,457 515,322 269,298
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -3.2% -4.0% 3.3% -2.4%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 113,449 8,457 515,269 269,282
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.9%
5.4%
6.2%
5.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.5%
21.8%
25.0%
21.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
17.3%
22.4%
14.3%
17.6%
Female persons, percent
50.7%
51.0%
50.2%
51.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
81.4%
97.5%
86.6%
87.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
15.0%
0.6%
6.0%
8.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.4%
1.0%
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.1%
0.4%
4.4%
1.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Z
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
2.1%
1.0%
2.0%
2.1%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
10.8%
1.9%
32.4%
3.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
71.6%
95.9%
56.6%
84.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 6,393 547 20,699 20,286
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 4.9% 0.8% 17.5% 2.4%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 45,747 4,102 190,970 120,024
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 68.0% 80.0% 73.9% 71.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $147,900 $93,500 $238,300 $135,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,394 $992 $1,890 $1,278
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $560 $415 $763 $507
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $887 $609 $1,148 $824
Building permits, 2019 85 NA 1,231 462
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 39,796 3,400 179,637 107,659
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.64 2.37 2.93 2.41
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 89.9% 91.8% 88.1% 86.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 9.4% 1.6% 31.4% 3.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 87.3% 82.2% 93.6% 89.5%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 77.8% 73.2% 87.9% 83.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 88.2% 87.1% 84.6% 92.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 20.8% 17.0% 33.1% 26.8%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 9.1% 13.0% 5.6% 10.3%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
6.6%
5.8%
9.8%
6.1%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 60.9% 55.6% 68.7% 63.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 57.5% 46.9% 62.3% 59.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 160,293 4,632 720,315 431,161
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 753,897 25,278 2,406,944 1,194,862
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 4,842,838 D 10,338,688 19,140,467
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,443,323 64,490 9,628,766 2,764,237
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,463,289 45,360 5,681,086 3,230,218
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $12,945 $5,419 $10,873 $12,058
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 24.6 26.1 29.1 25.2
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $58,902 $54,046 $79,394 $60,738
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $27,984 $27,702 $36,270 $32,427
Persons in poverty, percent
12.7%
12.7%
8.2%
10.9%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 2,304 195 13,014 5,687
Total employment, 2018 36,277 1,628 193,876 90,312
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 1,460,548 65,015 9,205,344 3,865,685
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 -1.3% 0.6% 3.5% 1.7%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 5,872 567 35,338 14,601
All firms, 2012 8,288 771 39,039 18,813
Men-owned firms, 2012 3,967 523 21,323 9,196
Women-owned firms, 2012 3,297 120 13,345 6,627
Minority-owned firms, 2012 1,943 F 9,737 1,812
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 6,008 732 27,638 16,295
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 768 135 2,993 2,037
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 7,076 588 34,487 15,471
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 167.7 19.5 990.8 376.3
Land area in square miles, 2010 676.56 434.67 520.06 715.58
FIPS Code 17091 17065 17089 17119
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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