prospect heights Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,078 10.9 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 2,902 29.4 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,933 19.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,555 25.8 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,417 14.3 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 8,353 84.5 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,499 35.4 % 35.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 16,344 - -
19 years old and under 4,105 25.1 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 5,548 33.9 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 4,240 25.9 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 2,451 15.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,620 59.9 % 84.8 %
Spanish 4,301 38.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 136 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,577 26.2 % 33.2 %
Married 3,629 60.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 216 3.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 590 9.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 6,505 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,175 94.9 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 330 5.1 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,643 40.6 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 768 11.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 59 0.9 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 533 8.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 930 14.3 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 495 7.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,056 16.2 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 21 0.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 486 7.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,416 21.8 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,966 30.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,006 15.5 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,201 18.5 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 288 4.4 % 13.1 %
Electric 906 13.9 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 5,184 79.7 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 34 0.5 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 24 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 27 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 12,749 78.6 % 75.7 %
African-American 56 0.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 17 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,211 7.5 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 2,125 13.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 62,013 53,657
Median Family Income 66,143 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 31,272 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 66.67 %
  • Temperature 84.98 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.89 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.13
    [CDD] 10.39
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