Oswego, IL Demographic Data

Oswego, IL Summary

Oswego is located in Kendall County in Illinois
  • Population: 31,332
  • Area: 15.63 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 15.53 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.11 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 2,004.09 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 659.45 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Oswego, IL Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
16,634
50%
50.8
Male
16,611
50%
49.2
Total Population
33,245
 
323,128,000

Oswego, IL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
2,123
6.4% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
3,316
10.0% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
2,409
7.2% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
2,683
8.1% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
1,493
4.5% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
3,935
11.8% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
6,070
18.3% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
5,308
16.0% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
1,820
5.5% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
1,182
3.6% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
1,987
6.0% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
722
2.2% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
197
0.6% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
23,557
70.9%
77.2
Female
12,088
51.3%
51.3
Male
11,469
48.7%
48.7
21 Years and over
22,314
67.1%
73.1
62 Years and over
3,476
10.5%
18.8
65 Years and over
2,906
8.7%
15.2
Female
1,751
60.3%
55.8
Male
1,155
39.7%
44.2
Median Age (years)
36
0.0%
0.0

Oswego, IL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
32,396
97.4% 
96.8
White
27,755
83.5% 
72.6
Black or African American
2,253
6.8% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
31
0.1% 
0.8
Asian
1,580
4.8% 
5.4
Asian Indian
342
1.0% 
1.2
Chinese
14
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
109
0.3% 
0.9
Japanese
90
0.3% 
0.2
Korean
244
0.7% 
0.4
Vietnamese
208
0.6% 
0.6
Other Asian
573
1.7% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
777
2.3% 
5.1
Two or More Races
849
2.6% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
4,672
14.1% 
17.8
Mexican
3,828
11.5% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
538
1.6% 
1.7
Cuban
0
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
306
0.9% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
28,573
85.9% 
82.2

Oswego, IL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
570
2.7% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
487
2.3% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
4,184
19.7% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
5,499
25.9% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
1,698
8.0% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
5,358
25.2% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
3,425
16.1% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
1,057
5.0%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
20,164
94.9%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
8,783
41.3%
31.2

Oswego, IL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
6,315
24.9%
33.7%
Now Married
15,983
62.9%
47.5
Divorced
2,028
8.0%
11.0%
Separated
183
0.7%
2.0
Widowed
888
3.5
5.8%

Oswego, IL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
26,202
84.2%
78.4%
Languages other than english
4,920
15.8%
21.6%
Spanish
3,243
10.4%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
1,081
3.5%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
402
1.3%
3.5%
Other Languages
194
0.6%
1.1%

Oswego, IL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
137
1.3%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
96
0.9%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
222
2.0%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
264
2.4%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
793
7.3%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
1,657
15.2%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
2,373
21.8%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
2,998
27.5%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
1,454
13.4%
5.8
$200,000 or more
891
8.2%
6.4
Median household income
97,537
 
57,617
Per capita income
35,681
 
31,128

Oswego, IL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
99
0.5%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
1,063
5.8%
9.8
Construction
862
4.7%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
4,369
23.8%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
1,796
9.8%
6.6
Information
284
1.5%
2.1
Manufacturing
2,606
14.2%
10.1
Other services except public administration
597
3.3%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
1,685
9.2%
11.4
Public administration
607
3.3%
4.6
Retail trade
1,667
9.1%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
1,970
10.7%
5.2
Wholesale trade
745
4.1%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
1,004
5.5%
8.8%
Management, professional, and related occupations
7,876
42.9%
37.6%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
2,010
11.0%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
5,543
30.2%
23.3%
Service occupations
1,917
10.4%
18.1%

Oswego, IL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
17,888
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
14,495
81.0%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
1,877
10.5%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
801
4.5%
5.1
Walked
30
0.2%
2.7
Other means
55
0.3%
1.8
Worked at home
630
3.5%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
34.2
 
26.6

Oswego, IL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
100
0.9%
8.7
1 vehicles
2,109
19.4%
33.2
2 vehicles
5,660
52.0%
37.1
3 or more
3,016
27.7%
21.0

Oswego, IL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
10,885
98.6%
87.6
Owner Occupied
9,261
85.1%
63.1
Renter Occupied
1,624
14.9%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
152
1.4%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
0
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
0
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.1
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.9
0.0%
2.5

Oswego, IL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
11,037
1 room
94
0.9%
2.4
2 rooms
89
0.8%
2.7
3 rooms
146
1.3%
9.1
4 rooms
573
5.2%
16.5
5 rooms
1,082
9.8%
19.8
6 rooms
1,938
17.6%
17.8
7 rooms
1,656
15.0%
12.0
8 rooms
1,603
14.5%
8.6
9 rooms or more
3,856
34.9%
11.1
Median Rooms
8
 
0.0

Oswego, IL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
11,037
 
 
1-unit, detached
8,132
73.7%
61.5
1-unit, attached
1,941
17.6%
5.9
2-units
171
1.5%
3.6
3 or 4 units
59
0.5%
4.4
5 to 9 units
296
2.7%
4.8
10 to 19 units
294
2.7%
4.4
20 or more units
144
1.3%
9.0
Mobile home
0
0.0%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Oswego, IL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
504
4.6%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
158
1.4%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
188
1.7%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
202
1.8%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
487
4.4%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
232
2.1%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
3,237
29.3%
13.9%
2000 to 2009
5,698
51.6%
14.2%
2010 to 2013
298
2.7%
2.8%
2014 or later
33
0.3%
1.4%

Oswego, IL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
10,565
97.1%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
13
0.1%
4.7
Electricity
285
2.6%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
4.8
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
22
0.2%
1.9
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
0
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
0
0.0%
1.1

Oswego, IL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
7,424
 
47295100.0
Less than $500
79
1.1%
1.6%
$500 to $999
189
2.5%
20.4%
$3,000 or more
805
10.8%
10.3%
$1,000 to $1,499
1,015
13.7%
28.8%
$2,500 to $2,999
1,136
15.3%
7.0%
$1,500 to $1,999
2,075
27.9%
20.1%
$2,000 to $2,499
2,125
28.6%
11.8%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
2,434
32.8%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,009
27.1%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,000
13.5%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
750
10.1%
7.0%
35.0% or more
1,231
16.6%
21.3%
Not Computed
0
0.0%
0.0%

Oswego, IL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
1,624 
 
41,631,300 
Less than $500
0
0.0%
10.7%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
18
1.1%
4.4%
$500 to $999
138
8.5%
41.0%
$2,500 to $2,999
260
16.0%
1.9%
$1,000 to $1,499
459
28.3%
28.3%
$1,500 to $1,999
749
46.1%
11.9%
No Cash Rent
0
0.0%
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
1,644
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
263
16.4%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
138
8.6%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
538
33.5%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
145
9.0%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
95
5.9%
9.0%
35.0% or more
427
26.6%
40.7%
Not Computed
18
0.0%
0.0%

Oswego, IL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
9,261
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
70
0.8%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
262
2.8%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
1,009
10.9%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
2,032
21.9%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
4,099
44.3%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
1,769
19.1%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
20
0.2%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
0
0.0%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
225,100
 
205,000
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