Kane County, Illinois Population 2018

Kane County, Illinois's estimated population is 534,667 with a growth rate of 1.53% 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
2017534,6678,0521.53%
2016526,615-5,938-1.12%
2016532,5532,5580.48%
2015529,9953,5200.67%
2014526,4753,1530.60%
2013523,3222,3220.45%
2012521,0001,8810.36%
2011519,1192,9750.58%
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%

Kane County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White381,666
Some Other Race82,248
Black or African American29,545
Asian19,647
Two or More Races11,487
American Indian and Alaska Native1,900
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander122

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Kane County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Kane County, Illinois Median Age

36.2


Total

35.4


Male

37.2


Female

Kane County, Illinois Adults

There are 383,902 adults, (61,614 of which are seniors) in Kane County, Illinois.

Kane County, Illinois Age Dependency

63.6

Age Dependency Ratio

19.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Kane County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

264,722

50.27%

Male

261,893

49.73%

Kane County, Illinois Households and Families

Kane County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kane County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All73.2%26.8%
Non Family60.4%39.6%
Male59%41%
Female50.1%49.9%

73.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kane County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All173,718373.2
Married101,4693.5684.3
Non Family44,2431.2860.4
Female19,0093.6750.1
Male8,9973.6959

3.49

Average Family Size

3

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kane County, Illinois Households

Kane County, Illinois Education

Kane County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30,3189.00%
9th to 12th Grade26,5477.88%
High School Graduate78,15223.19%
Some College68,93920.46%
Associates Degree24,8327.37%
Bachelors Degree69,91020.75%
Graduate Degree38,27111.36%

Kane County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White219,006209,28390,998
Hispanic85,30142,4426,166
Other Race42,48317,7511,470
Black16,80814,4482,964
Asian13,22311,4587,292
Multiple Races3,7393,333988
Native American97674882
Islander10910210

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.56%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 55.15%.

Kane County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,042$48,282$30,988
Less Than High School$22,117$26,079$17,646
High School Grad$28,855$33,788$22,713
Some College$38,431$49,335$30,805
Bachelors Degree$60,854$80,519$41,499
Graduate Degree$74,911$96,891$61,301

$39,042

Average Earnings

$48,282

Average Male

$30,988

Average Female

Kane County, Illinois Language

Kane County, Illinois Language by Age

Kane County, Illinois Language

68.20% of Kane County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 31.80% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.12% of the population.

Kane County, Illinois Poverty

Kane County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic163,17630,31318.58%
Other81,22118,31622.55%
White301,93016,3705.42%
Black28,7378,49029.54%
Asian19,5991,4977.64%
Multiple11,1721,34312.02%
Native1,82047726.21%
Islander1223024.59%

11.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.94%

Male Poverty Rate

12.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kane County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kane County, Illinois is Black, with 29.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kane County, Illinois is White, with 5.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.07%.

Kane County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.97%
High School10.46%
Some College6.96%
Bachelors or Greater2.50%

Kane County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.80%
Male Unemployed20.77%
Female Employed5.91%
Male Employed4.41%

Kane County, Illinois Income

Kane County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$71,602$93,493
Families$83,680$104,654
Married Families$96,064$118,130
Non Families$39,144$55,649

Kane County, Illinois Marital Status

Kane County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Kane County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Kane County, Illinois Veterans

Kane County, Illinois Veterans by War

22,363

Number of Veterans

21,236

Male Veterans

1,127

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam8,445
First Gulf War3,023
Second Gulf War2,539
Korea2,259
World War II1,449

Kane County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 746,138
75+5,442
35 to 544,608
55 to 644,223
18 to 341,952

Kane County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White20,3537.01%
Hispanic1,4491.39%
Black1,2106.03%
Other4000.77%
2 or More1733.23%
Asian1471.01%
Indian736.26%
Hawaiian76.42%

Kane County, Illinois Veterans by Education

5.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kane County, Illinois Employment Status

Kane County, Illinois Employment by Age

69.3%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Kane County, Illinois Employment by Race

Kane County, Illinois Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990