west chicago Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,903 21.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 4,228 30.7 % 32.6 %
Some College 2,733 19.8 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,495 18.1 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,423 10.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 10,061 73.0 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,335 24.2 % 24.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 27,461 - -
19 years old and under 9,547 34.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 9,523 34.7 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 6,144 22.4 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,247 8.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,787 50.4 % 84.6 %
Spanish 11,397 48.8 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 180 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,038 32.1 % 33.5 %
Married 5,470 57.8 % 50.5 %
Separated 152 1.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 810 8.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 8,033 - -
Occupied Housing Units 7,566 94.2 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 467 5.8 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,261 65.5 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 528 6.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 85 1.1 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 188 2.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 255 3.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 877 10.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 777 9.7 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 62 0.8 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,812 22.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 726 9.0 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,097 13.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 702 8.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 967 12.0 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,051 13.1 % 13.0 %
Electric 951 11.8 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 6,471 80.6 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 56 0.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 24 0.3 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 13 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 51 0.6 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 22,665 83.5 % 75.5 %
African-American 665 2.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 16 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,659 6.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 2,146 7.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 69,071 55,775
Median Family Income 72,022 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 25,146 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 38.71 %
  • Temperature 34.73 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.17 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 37.47
    [CDD] 0
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
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