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Demographics

Overview Statistics

 Kankakee County  Illinois  United States
 Population 107,502 12,812,508 331,449,281
 Median Age 37.4 37.4 37.7
 Number of Persons per Household 2.64 2.57 2.62

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2020 Census of Population and Housing

Median Household Income

Kankakee County  Illinois  United States
$58,902 $65,886 $62,843

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS)  5-Year Estimates

Per Capita Personal Income

 Kankakee County  Illinois  United States
$42,682 $62,930 $68,309

Source: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis 2020

Population by Race

 Race  Kankakee County  Illinois  United States
White 71.6% 60.8% 60.1%
Black 15.0% 14.6% 13.4%
Hispanic or Latino origin 10.8% 17.5% 18.5%
Asian 1.1% 5.9% 5.9%

Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates Program

Population by Age

 Age                   Kankakee County  Illinois  United States
Under 18 22.5% 22.2% 22.3%
18-65 60.2% 61.7% 61.2%
65+ 17.3% 16.1% 16.5%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates Program

Educational Attainment

Attainment  Kankakee County  Illinois  United States
Bachelor’s Degree or higher 20.8% 34.7% 32.1%
Some College or Associates Degree (18-24) 51.5% 46.2% 46.0%
High School Graduate (includes equivalency) 88.2% 89.2% 88.0%
< High School 11.8% 10.8% 12.0%

U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS), 5-Year Estimates

Civilian Work Force:

Kankakee County Illinois United States
Civilian Work Force 53,502 6,223,034 161,458,000
% of Population 49.8% 48.6% 48.7%
% of 18-65 82.7% 78.7% 79.6%

Lasted Update: November 2021