McHenry, Illinois Population 2019

McHenry, Illinois's estimated population is 27,022 according to the most recent United States census estimates. McHenry, Illinois is the 80th largest city in Illinois based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1849.98 people/mi² (714.28 people/km²).

The overall median age is 39.8 years, 38 years for males, and 40.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.4 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 10,701 households in the city, with an average size of 2.62 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.9%, with a median rent of $1126/month. The median house has 6.1 rooms, and has a value of $173,800.

The median income for households in McHenry, Illinois is $68,913, while the mean household income is $82,049.

Mchenry Il Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mchenry Il was:

  • White: 94.02%
  • Asian: 2.45%
  • Other race: 1.71%
  • Two or more races: 1.10%
  • Black or African American: 0.40%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
LatLng(42.3334, -88.2668)
Rank in State80th
StateIllinois
CountyMcHenry County
Time ZoneCentral Time Zone
Land Area (km²)37.83 (14.61 mi²)
Water Area (km²)1.13 (0.43 mi²)
TypeCity
GEOID1745694
Density (km²)714.28
Density (mi²)1,849.98
Area Code(s)779 / 815
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201827,0222060.77%
201726,8161810.68%
201626,635110.04%
201526,62430.01%
201426,621-65-0.24%
201326,686-159-0.59%
201226,845-94-0.35%
201126,939-100-0.37%
201027,0395,5382.32%
200021,5015,3242.89%
199016,1775,4404.18%
198010,7373,9654.72%
19706,7723,4367.34%
19603,3360.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White25,132
Asian655
Some Other Race458
Two or More Races293
Black or African American108
American Indian and Alaska Native84

Mchenry Il Population Pyramid 2019

Mchenry Il Median Age

39.8


Total

38


Male

40.9


Female

Mchenry Il Adults

There are 20,535 adults, (3,810 of whom are seniors) in Mchenry Il.

Mchenry Il Age Dependency

59.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37

Child Dependency Ratio

Mchenry Il Sex Ratio

Female

13,752

51.45%

Male

12,978

48.55%

Mchenry Il Households and Families

Mchenry Il Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mchenry Il Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
All71.3%28.7%
Male70.4%29.6%
Non Family57%43%
Female53.2%46.8%

71.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,1132.6271.3
Married5,4943.383.1
Non Family3,0811.2357
Female1,0993.0153.2
Male4392.8370.4

3.19

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mchenry Il Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6393.51%
9th to 12th Grade1,0265.64%
High School Graduate5,71931.46%
Some College4,54825.02%
Associates Degree1,7559.65%
Bachelors Degree3,09517.02%
Graduate Degree1,3997.69%

Mchenry Il Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,70214,7164,073
Hispanic1,9211,319101
Asian393352291
Other Race286207
Multiple Races8484
Native American6025
Black504229

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 74.05%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,010$52,442$34,224
Less Than High School$22,165$24,688$16,886
High School Grad$36,371$41,695$22,325
Some College$43,433$57,407$34,631
Bachelors Degree$58,289$76,726$46,250
Graduate Degree$73,221$80,400$59,806

$42,010

Average Earnings

$52,442

Average Male

$34,224

Average Female

Mchenry Il Language

Mchenry Il Language by Age

Mchenry Il Language

86.15% of Mchenry Il residents speak only English, while 13.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.45% of the population.

Mchenry Il Poverty

Mchenry Il Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,7631,3656.27%
Hispanic3,72568818.47%
Black1083532.41%

7.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.77%

Male Poverty Rate

8.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mchenry Il

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mchenry Il is Black, with 32.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mchenry Il is White, with 6.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.02%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.87%
High School9.29%
Some College5.25%
Bachelors or Greater2.94%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed24.38%
Male Unemployed16.85%
Female Employed5.53%
Male Employed2.76%

Mchenry Il Income

Mchenry Il Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$68,913$82,049
Families$85,582$98,661
Married Families$93,750-
Non Families$30,897$41,064

Mchenry Il Marital Status

Mchenry Il Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Mchenry Il Married by Age and Sex

Mchenry Il Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Mchenry Il Marital Status by Race

Mchenry Il Veterans

1,358

Number of Veterans

1,338

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam566
First Gulf War285
Second Gulf War192
Korea163
World War II50

Mchenry Il Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3446.92%
Hispanic391.64%
2 or More1416.67%

Mchenry Il Veterans by Education

3.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mchenry Il Employment Status

68.7%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Mchenry Il Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

74.45%

Born in Illinois

90.22%

Native Born

9.78%

Foreign Born

5.78%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.22% of Mchenry Il residents were born in the United States, with 74.45% having been born in Illinois. 5.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.