downers grove Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 356 1.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 5,935 19.0 % 32.6 %
Some College 6,875 22.0 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 10,345 33.1 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 7,787 24.9 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 30,171 96.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 16,431 52.5 % 52.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 49,504 - -
19 years old and under 12,375 25.0 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 14,057 28.4 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 15,265 30.8 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 7,807 15.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 40,605 96.5 % 84.6 %
Spanish 1,278 3.0 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 206 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 5,656 29.1 % 33.5 %
Married 11,454 58.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 247 1.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,099 10.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 20,693 - -
Occupied Housing Units 19,579 94.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,114 5.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 12,956 62.6 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,664 8.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 120 0.6 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 354 1.7 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,073 5.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,117 5.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 3,398 16.4 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 11 0.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,473 7.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 3,028 14.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 4,848 23.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,949 19.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,551 17.2 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,077 10.0 % 13.0 %
Electric 2,134 10.3 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 31 0.1 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 17,130 82.8 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 86 0.4 % 4.1 %
Coal 3 0.0 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 94 0.5 % 0.4 %
None 101 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 43,405 88.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,585 3.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 75 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 3,191 6.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 624 1.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 83,513 55,775
Median Family Income 110,081 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 43,191 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 56.25 %
  • Temperature 63.18 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.06 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 10.72
    [CDD] 0.78
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.08 %
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