Kane County, Illinois Population 2020

Kane County, Illinois's estimated population is 533,156 with a growth rate of 0.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Kane County, Illinois is the 5th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018534,2161,0600.20%
2017533,1561,6930.32%
2016531,4632,1330.40%
2015529,3303,3020.63%
2014526,0283,0930.59%
2013522,9352,0500.39%
2012520,8851,6740.32%
2011519,2113,0670.59%
2010516,144198,67362.58%
1990317,47139,06614.03%
1980278,40527,40010.92%
1970251,00542,75920.53%
1960208,24657,85838.47%
1950150,38820,18215.50%
1940130,2064,8793.89%
1930125,32725,82825.96%
192099,4997,6378.31%
191091,86213,07016.59%
190078,79213,73121.10%
189065,06120,12244.78%
188044,9395,84814.96%
187039,0919,02930.03%
186030,06213,35979.98%
185016,70310,202156.93%
18406,5010.00%

How Many People Live in Kane County, Illinois?

533,156

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White385,57872.64%
Some Other Race78,05414.70%
Black or African American29,2595.51%
Asian21,2614.01%
Two or More Races14,0692.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,4190.46%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1990.04%

Kane County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2020

Kane County, Illinois Median Age

37


Total

36


Male

38


Female

Kane County, Illinois Adults

There are 391,094 adults, (67,018 of whom are seniors) in Kane County, Illinois.

Kane County, Illinois Age Dependency

63.8

Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Kane County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

266,628

50.23%

Male

264,211

49.77%

Kane County, Illinois Households and Families

Kane County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kane County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
All73.5%26.5%
Male61%39%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Female51.3%48.7%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All178,0502.9573.5
Married102,7243.5184.7
Non Family46,1961.2660.6
Female20,1423.6851.3
Male8,9883.6561

3.44

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kane County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade29,5288.60%
9th to 12th Grade25,2337.35%
High School Graduate77,36622.52%
Some College71,65320.86%
Associates Degree25,8817.53%
Bachelors Degree72,95221.24%
Graduate Degree40,89711.91%

Kane County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White220,689211,35593,843
Hispanic88,38147,1347,408
Other Race41,58819,2771,828
Black17,16314,8203,558
Asian14,22912,5698,053
Multiple Races4,9544,3621,507
Native American1,52690980
Islander1048711

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.77%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 56.60%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,864$52,462$32,157
Less Than High School$25,465$29,874$19,141
High School Grad$31,828$39,300$25,930
Some College$40,698$52,365$30,813
Bachelors Degree$64,186$84,258$43,773
Graduate Degree$78,444$101,714$63,759

$41,864

Average Earnings

$52,462

Average Male

$32,157

Average Female

Kane County, Illinois Language

Kane County, Illinois Language by Age

Kane County, Illinois Language

68.63% of Kane County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 31.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.83% of the population.

Kane County, Illinois Poverty

Kane County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic166,47726,47915.91%
White300,75915,5815.18%
Other77,18414,83919.23%
Black28,5667,95527.85%
Multiple13,9262,01714.48%
Asian21,1461,2095.72%
Native2,3442028.62%

9.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.81%

Male Poverty Rate

11.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kane County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kane County, Illinois is Black, with 27.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kane County, Illinois is White, with 5.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.11%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.73%
High School10.02%
Some College7.04%
Bachelors or Greater2.48%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed24.64%
Male Unemployed23.22%
Female Employed5.37%
Male Employed3.61%

Kane County, Illinois Income

Kane County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$76,912$101,298
Families$90,558$113,410
Married Families$105,001$127,884
Non Families$42,123$60,187

Kane County, Illinois Marital Status

Kane County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Kane County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Kane County, Illinois 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.

Kane County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Kane County, Illinois Veterans

21,299

Number of Veterans

20,156

Male Veterans

1,143

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam7,626
First Gulf War3,276
Second Gulf War3,009
Korea2,081
World War II1,058

Kane County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White19,1816.49%
Hispanic1,7721.64%
Black1,1695.77%
Other4060.80%
2 or More2493.85%
Asian2441.53%
Indian502.87%

Kane County, Illinois Veterans by Education

5.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kane County, Illinois Employment Status

69%

Labor Force Participation

65.1%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Kane County, Illinois 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

65.22%

Born in Illinois

82.34%

Native Born

17.66%

Foreign Born

10.24%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

82.34% of Kane County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 65.22% having been born in Illinois. 10.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Kane County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Aurora 19794720111031631.60%
Elgin 10816911212339543.66%
Hoffman Estates 5188651738-148-0.29%
Bartlett 4120241178-24-0.06%
Carpentersville37691382916001.59%
St. Charles 32305327174121.28%
Algonquin 30049309478982.99%
Huntley 243162661122959.44%
Batavia 26162263912290.88%
South Elgin21985224334482.04%
Geneva21495218803851.79%
Montgomery 183031952312206.67%
North Aurora16723174267034.20%
Camn Hills11105113102051.85%
Sugar Grove899995735746.38%
Gilberts6879772484512.28%
Pingree Grove45327391285963.08%
West Dundee73317361300.41%
Hampshire5568624767912.19%
Elburn560257571552.77%
Barrington Hills 4219422120.05%
Sleepy Hollow33043329250.76%
East Dundee 2868318231410.95%
Wayne 24092429200.83%
Maple Park 13101304-6-0.46%
Big Rock11341157232.03%
Lily Lake9931037444.43%
Burlington62363291.44%
Kaneville48249081.66%
Virgil32933561.82%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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