blue island Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,200 17.5 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 4,938 39.3 % 32.8 %
Some College 3,191 25.4 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,445 11.5 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 798 6.3 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 9,768 77.7 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,911 15.2 % 15.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 23,453 - -
19 years old and under 6,988 29.8 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 8,197 35.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 5,645 24.1 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 2,623 11.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 12,338 57.7 % 84.8 %
Spanish 8,968 41.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 73 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,470 42.7 % 33.2 %
Married 3,339 41.1 % 50.6 %
Separated 275 3.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,038 12.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 9,591 - -
Occupied Housing Units 8,208 85.6 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,383 14.4 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,753 49.6 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 326 3.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,241 12.9 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 855 8.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,213 12.6 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 636 6.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 317 3.3 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 250 2.6 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 351 3.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 315 3.3 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,122 11.7 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,159 12.1 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,798 29.2 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 3,411 35.6 % 13.1 %
Electric 668 7.0 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 7,331 76.4 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 127 1.3 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 19 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 63 0.7 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 10,747 46.7 % 75.7 %
African-American 6,562 28.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 67 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 138 0.6 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 5,494 23.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 39,023 53,657
Median Family Income 50,552 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 18,867 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 63.33 %
  • Temperature 73.8 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.94 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 2.12
    [CDD] 3.75
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.07 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com