Kane County, IL Demographic Data

Kane County, IL Summary

Kane County is located in Illinois
  • Population: 522,487
  • Area: 524.20 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 520.06 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 4.14 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 996.73 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 879.27 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Kane County, IL Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
266,135
50%
50.8
Male
264,712
50%
49.2
Total Population
530,847
 
321,419,000

Kane County, IL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
33,918
6.4% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
37,880
7.1% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
43,799
8.3% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
40,012
7.5% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
34,142
6.4% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
63,188
11.9% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
73,713
13.9% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
76,170
14.3% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
34,051
6.4% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
28,875
5.4% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
39,863
7.5% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
18,016
3.4% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
7,220
1.4% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
389,623
73.4%
77.1
Female
197,462
50.7%
51.4
Male
192,161
49.3%
48.6
21 Years and over
368,511
69.4%
72.9
62 Years and over
81,954
15.4%
18.3
65 Years and over
65,099
12.3%
14.9
Female
35,835
55.0%
55.9
Male
29,264
45.0%
44.1
Median Age (years)
37
NR
NR

Kane County, IL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
519,966
98.0% 
96.9
White
388,540
73.2% 
73.1
Black or African American
31,482
5.9% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
993
0.2% 
0.8
Asian
21,060
4.0% 
5.4
Asian Indian
4,451
0.8% 
1.2
Chinese
1,200
0.2% 
1.3
Filipino
7,264
1.4% 
0.9
Japanese
185
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
1,059
0.2% 
0.5
Vietnamese
452
0.1% 
0.5
Other Asian
6,449
1.2% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
171
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
77,720
14.6% 
4.8
Two or More Races
10,881
2.0% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
167,343
31.5% 
17.6
Mexican
148,941
28.1% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
7,180
1.4% 
1.7
Cuban
470
0.1% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
10,752
2.0% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
363,504
68.5% 
82.4

Kane County, IL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
31,456
9.2% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
26,862
7.9% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
76,613
22.5% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
74,478
21.8% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
25,247
7.4% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
68,417
20.1% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
38,023
11.1% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
58,318
17.1%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
282,778
82.9%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
106,440
31.2%
30.6

Kane County, IL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
126,172
30.4%
33.5%
Now Married
224,073
54.0%
47.5
Divorced
38,959
9.4%
11.0%
Separated
6,379
1.5%
2.1
Widowed
19,667
4.7
5.8%

Kane County, IL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
338,230
68.1%
78.5%
Languages other than english
158,699
31.9%
21.5%
Spanish
128,873
25.9%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
18,536
3.7%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
9,877
2.0%
3.5%
Other Languages
1,413
0.3%
1.0%

Kane County, IL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
7,173
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
5,557
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
13,300
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
14,294
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
20,122
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
32,903
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
20,832
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
34,004
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
14,344
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
12,983
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
70,359
 
55,775
Per capita income
32,023
 
29,979

Kane County, IL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
2,343
0.9%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
23,156
8.7%
9.8
Construction
18,361
6.9%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
53,522
20.1%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
16,830
6.3%
6.5
Information
6,064
2.3%
2.1
Manufacturing
42,970
16.2%
10.3
Other services except public administration
11,876
4.5%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
33,220
12.5%
11.3
Public administration
5,379
2.0%
4.6
Retail trade
27,595
10.4%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
14,526
5.5%
5.1
Wholesale trade
10,126
3.8%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
24,747
9.3%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
90,801
34.1%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
43,762
16.5%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
61,939
23.3%
23.6%
Service occupations
44,719
16.8%
18.0%

Kane County, IL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
261,475
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
211,724
81.0%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
23,447
9.0%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
7,021
2.7%
5.2
Walked
3,116
1.2%
2.8
Other means
1,512
0.6%
1.8
Worked at home
14,655
5.6%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
28.0
 
26.0

Kane County, IL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
7,505
4.3%
8.9
1 vehicles
48,393
27.6%
33.5
2 vehicles
76,662
43.7%
37.2
3 or more
42,952
24.5%
20.3

Kane County, IL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
175,512
94.9%
87.7
Owner Occupied
124,304
70.8%
63.0
Renter Occupied
51,208
29.2%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
9,429
5.1%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
1
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Kane County, IL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
184,941
1 room
3,358
1.8%
2.3
2 rooms
2,991
1.6%
2.5
3 rooms
12,133
6.6%
9.0
4 rooms
23,029
12.5%
16.6
5 rooms
28,887
15.6%
20.0
6 rooms
29,510
16.0%
17.9
7 rooms
22,681
12.3%
12.1
8 rooms
23,599
12.8%
8.5
9 rooms or more
38,753
21.0%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Kane County, IL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
184,941
 
 
1-unit, detached
126,978
68.7%
61.4
1-unit, attached
19,565
10.6%
5.8
2-units
8,513
4.6%
3.7
3 or 4 units
7,099
3.8%
4.5
5 to 9 units
8,078
4.4%
4.8
10 to 19 units
3,999
2.2%
4.6
20 or more units
9,807
5.3%
8.8
Mobile home
902
0.5%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Kane County, IL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
30,703
16.6%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
6,069
3.3%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
15,493
8.4%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
17,885
9.7%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
23,048
12.5%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
14,907
8.1%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
32,581
17.6%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
40,700
22.0%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
2,745
1.5%
2.5%
2014 or later
810
0.4%
0.5%

Kane County, IL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
153,712
87.6%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
3,088
1.8%
4.7
Electricity
17,578
10.0%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
108
0.1%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
241
0.1%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
633
0.4%
0.5
No fuel used
152
0.1%
1.2

Kane County, IL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
88,189
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
265
0.3%
1.5%
$500 to $999
6,788
7.7%
20.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
8,715
9.9%
6.8%
$3,000 or more
9,960
11.3%
9.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
16,641
18.9%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
22,387
25.4%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
23,433
26.6%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
32,162
36.6%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
18,717
21.3%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
10,986
12.5%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
6,318
7.2%
7.3%
35.0% or more
19,749
22.5%
22.3%
Not Computed
257
NR
NR

Kane County, IL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
49,649 
 
41,410,200 
$2,500 to $2,999
255
0.5%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
481
1.0%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
2,067
4.2%
4.1%
Less than $500
2,638
5.3%
11.0%
$1,500 to $1,999
7,062
14.2%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
17,257
34.8%
27.9%
$500 to $999
19,889
40.1%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
1,559
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
1,052
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
4,445
9.1%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
7,683
15.7%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
6,655
13.6%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
6,978
14.3%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
3,321
6.8%
9.2%
35.0% or more
19,886
40.6%
41.4%
Not Computed
2,240
NR
NR

Kane County, IL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
124,304
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
2,317
1.9%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
8,541
6.9%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
17,798
14.3%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
23,812
19.2%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
34,832
28.0%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
28,471
22.9%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
7,738
6.2%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
795
0.6%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
229,000
 
194,500
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