prospect heights Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 858 8.5 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 3,056 30.3 % 32.6 %
Some College 2,046 20.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,601 25.8 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,538 15.2 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 8,726 86.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,615 35.8 % 35.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 16,370 - -
19 years old and under 4,038 24.7 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 5,572 34.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 4,381 26.8 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,379 14.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,684 60.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 4,315 38.7 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 143 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,488 24.8 % 33.5 %
Married 3,658 60.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 198 3.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 667 11.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 6,424 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,078 94.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 346 5.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,485 38.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 805 12.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 95 1.5 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 627 9.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 919 14.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 501 7.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 970 15.1 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 22 0.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 513 8.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,349 21.0 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,088 32.5 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 895 13.9 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,136 17.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 245 3.8 % 13.0 %
Electric 910 14.2 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 5,077 79.0 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 28 0.4 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 23 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 40 0.6 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 12,519 77.1 % 75.5 %
African-American 50 0.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 22 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,382 8.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 2,221 13.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 61,442 55,775
Median Family Income 68,537 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 32,258 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 38.71 %
  • Temperature 35.65 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.24 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 35.87
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.06 %
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