Palatine, Illinois Population 2020

68,053

Palatine, Illinois's estimated population is 68,053 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Palatine, Illinois is the 18th largest city in Illinois based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4997.16 people/mi² (1929.40 people/km²).

The overall median age is 38.2 years, 37.9 years for males, and 38.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.7 males.

The median income for households in Palatine, Illinois is $, while the mean household income is $.

Palatine Il Demographics

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

  • White: 69.15%
  • Other race: 13.05%
  • Asian: 11.56%
  • Two or more races: 3.62%
  • Black or African American: 2.44%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Palatine, Illinois?

68,053
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201868,053-502-0.73%
201768,555-455-0.66%
201669,010-340-0.49%
201569,350-115-0.17%
201469,465580.08%
201369,4072230.32%
201269,1842950.43%
201168,8892760.40%
201068,6133,1340.47%
200065,47926,2265.25%
199039,2537,0822.01%
198032,1716,1212.13%
197026,05014,5468.52%
196011,5047,42510.93%
19504,0791,8796.37%
19402,2001,3002.26%
19009000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White47,60669.15%
Some Other Race8,98513.05%
Asian7,95711.56%
Two or More Races2,4893.62%
Black or African American1,6792.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native1310.19%

Palatine Il Population Pyramid 2020

Palatine Il Median Age

38.2


Total

37.9


Male

38.4


Female

Palatine Il Adults

There are 52,493 adults, (9,091 of whom are seniors) in Palatine Il.

Palatine Il Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Palatine Il Sex Ratio

Female

34,820

50.58%

Male

34,027

49.42%

Palatine Il Households and Families

Palatine Il Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Palatine Il Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.2%21.8%
All68.9%31.1%
Non Family64%36%
Male63.2%36.8%
Female38.5%61.5%

68.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,8812.5568.9
Married13,6993.2278.2
Non Family9,6031.2664
Female2,4673.4338.5
Male1,1123.5463.2

3.2

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Palatine Il Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,0016.19%
9th to 12th Grade1,4973.09%
High School Graduate7,71115.91%
Some College8,71517.98%
Associates Degree3,5307.28%
Bachelors Degree15,15831.27%
Graduate Degree8,86918.29%

Palatine Il Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33,54232,58417,982
Hispanic7,4864,3891,066
Asian5,6395,3364,251
Other Race4,7412,226310
Black1,1711,084420
Multiple Races1,016819328
Native American4728

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.14%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 75.39%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,402$57,008$36,970
Less Than High School$24,190$25,161$21,890
High School Grad$31,084$36,071$25,840
Some College$36,978$50,913$30,847
Bachelors Degree$59,874$74,110$48,594
Graduate Degree$78,974$102,404$62,787

$47,402

Average Earnings

$57,008

Average Male

$36,970

Average Female

Palatine Il Language

Palatine Il Language by Age

Palatine Il Language

64.04% of Palatine Il residents speak only English, while 35.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.51% of the population.

Palatine Il Poverty

Palatine Il Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic13,9293,21323.07%
Other8,9772,35026.18%
White43,6672,2705.20%
Multiple2,42560324.87%
Asian7,9575847.34%
Black1,65519611.84%

9.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.85%

Male Poverty Rate

9.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palatine Il

The race most likely to be in poverty in Palatine Il is Other, with 26.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palatine Il is White, with 5.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.01%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.06%
High School9.14%
Some College8.99%
Bachelors or Greater3.33%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.10%
Male Unemployed24.19%
Female Employed5.20%
Male Employed3.85%

Palatine Il Income

Palatine Il Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$76,776$103,566
Families$98,293$121,219
Married Families$111,669-
Non Families$52,254$69,015

Palatine Il Marital Status

Palatine Il Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Palatine Il Married by Age and Sex

Palatine Il Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Palatine Il Marital Status by Race

Palatine Il Veterans

2,125

Number of Veterans

2,006

Male Veterans

119

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam625
First Gulf War379
Second Gulf War342
Korea176
World War II76

Palatine Il Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8954.89%
Black967.63%
Hispanic720.84%
Asian470.80%
Other440.82%
2 or More433.71%

Palatine Il Veterans by Education

3.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palatine Il Employment Status

72.9%

Labor Force Participation

70.1%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Palatine 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

59.54%

Born in Illinois

73.43%

Native Born

26.57%

Foreign Born

14.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

73.43% of Palatine Il residents were born in the United States, with 59.54% having been born in Illinois. 14.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.