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Demographics

Overview Statistics

 Kankakee County  Illinois  United States
 Population  111,493  12,851,684  318,558,162
 Median Age  37.4  37.4  37.7
 Number of Persons per Household  2.62  2.61  2.64

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-year Estimates

Median Household Income

Kankakee County  Illinois  United States
$54,697  $59,196  $55,332

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-year Estimates

Per Capita Personal Income

 Kankakee County  Illinois  United States
 $39,862  $53,943  $51,869

Source: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis 2017

Population by Race

 Race  Kankakee County  Illinois  United States
White  72.3%  62.2%  62.0%
Black  15.1%  14.5%  12.3%
Hispanic or Latino origin  9.8%  16.6%  16.3%
Asian  1.1%  5.1%  5.2%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-year Estimates

 Illinois                                       Kankakee County  Illinois  United States
 Under 15  19.9%  19.2%  19.1%
 15-24  14.8%  13.7%  13.8%
 25-44  24.2%  26.9%  26.3%
 45-64  26.1%  26.3%  26.2%
 65+  15.0%  13.9%  14.1%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-year Estimates

Educational Attainment

Attainment  Kankakee County  Illinois  United States
Bachelor’s Degree or higher  19.0%  32.9%  30.3%
Some College or Associates Degree (18-24)  51.5%  46.2%  46.0%
High School Graduate (includes equivalency)  87.3%  88.3%  87.0%
< High School  12.7%  11.7%  13.0%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-year Estimates