kankakee Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,738 12.6 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 5,568 40.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 4,400 32.0 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,252 9.1 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 804 5.8 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 10,514 76.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,679 12.2 % 12.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 26,821 - -
19 years old and under 8,075 30.1 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 9,196 34.3 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 5,937 22.1 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 3,613 13.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 20,521 84.4 % 84.6 %
Spanish 3,767 15.5 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 32 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,931 42.9 % 33.5 %
Married 3,369 36.8 % 50.5 %
Separated 424 4.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,429 15.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 10,880 - -
Occupied Housing Units 9,243 85.0 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,637 15.0 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 6,645 61.1 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 179 1.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,036 9.5 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 894 8.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 561 5.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 415 3.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,022 9.4 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 128 1.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 391 3.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 647 5.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,623 14.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,471 13.5 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,549 32.6 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,929 26.9 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,588 14.6 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 7 0.1 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 7,582 69.7 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 24 0.2 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 29 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 13 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 14,663 55.9 % 75.5 %
African-American 10,271 39.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 86 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 214 0.8 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 999 3.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 32,402 55,775
Median Family Income 38,932 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 16,459 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 38.71 %
  • Temperature 35.93 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.48 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 34.87
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.05 %
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