Chicago, Illinois 

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People in Chicago, Illinois

The population in Chicago is 2,722,586. There are 11,974 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Chicago is 33.4, the US median age is 37.4. The number of people per household in Chicago is 2.6, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Chicago
- 37.3% are married
- 8.7% are divorced
- 27.8% are married with children
- 24.6% have children, but are single
Race in Chicago

- 32.2% are white
- 31.5% are black
- 5.7% are asian
- 0.1% are native american
- 0.2% claim Other
- 29.0% claim Hispanic Ethnicity

ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE

  PEOPLEChicago, IllinoisUnited States
  Population2,722,586321,004,407
  Population - 20102,703,466308,745,538
  Population - 20002,896,016285,036,114
  Population - 19902,783,726251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now-2.20%27.40%
  Pop. 2000 to Now-5.99%12.62%
  Pop. Density11,97491
  Land Area2273,531,905
  Water Area7264,837
  Median Age34.137.8
  Female Population51.46%50.77%
  Male Population48.54%49.23%
  RACE
  White32.70%61.46%
  Black30.13%12.29%
  Asian6.16%5.29%
  Native American0.12%0.65%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.16%
  Other0.001830.00223
  Two or More Races1.69%2.32%
  Hispanic29.01%17.60%
  FAMILY
  Households1,046,789118,825,921
  Family Households564,21078,298,703
  Non Family Households482,57940,527,218
  Household Size2.542.63
  Married Population37.40%50.21%
  Single Population62.60%49.80%
  Now Married35.07%48.18%
  Married but Separated2.33%2.02%
  Never Married48.99%33.11%
  Widowed5.24%5.83%
  Divorced8.38%10.85%
  Married, w/children27.56%31.13%
  Married, no children33.21%42.26%
  Single, w/children22.68%16.35%
  Single, no children16.56%10.27%
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    Reviews for Chicago    253 Reviews
    Think twice if you didn’t grow up here - 1/26/2019
    I grew up in the near west suburbs of Chicago and moved back 5 years ago in my 50s to be near family. I have lived all over the country, including NY and CA. I now... Read More

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    Chicago is a Mini NYC - 11/20/2018
    I've lived in Chicago since 1999, relocated from Pittsburgh after attending college in Virginia. Chicago has 77 neighborhoods. Very diverse population from all around... Read More

    Low quality of life. City & state broken. - 10/10/2018
    I was unfortunate enough to live in Chicago for several years. First of all the weather is horrible. People know the winter is bad but the summer is the worst season,... Read More


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