Kane County, Illinois Population 2019

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
White381,77472.11%
Some Other Race81,82915.46%
Black or African American29,7745.62%
Asian20,8253.93%
Two or More Races12,8522.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,2000.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1480.03%

Kane County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2019

Kane County, Illinois Median Age

36.6


Total

35.6


Male

37.6


Female

Kane County, Illinois Adults

There are 387,946 adults, (64,242 of whom are seniors) in Kane County, Illinois.

Kane County, Illinois Age Dependency

63.5

Age Dependency Ratio

19.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Kane County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

266,010

50.25%

Male

263,392

49.75%

Kane County, Illinois Households and Families

Kane County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kane County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All73.3%26.7%
Non Family59.9%40.1%
Male59.5%40.5%
Female50.6%49.4%

73.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All175,9302.9873.3
Married102,2173.5484.8
Non Family45,6381.2659.9
Female19,0443.7150.6
Male9,0313.7259.5

3.48

Average Family Size

2.98

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kane County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade29,9288.79%
9th to 12th Grade26,4767.77%
High School Graduate78,26122.98%
Some College70,60420.73%
Associates Degree25,1387.38%
Bachelors Degree71,46520.98%
Graduate Degree38,72211.37%

Kane County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White219,762210,35391,882
Hispanic87,14644,6256,991
Other Race42,90518,9091,780
Black16,90114,5462,898
Asian13,86811,9827,537
Multiple Races4,6304,0321,323
Native American1,39287199
Islander908510

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.72%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 54.35%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,766$50,819$31,702
Less Than High School$23,624$28,075$17,901
High School Grad$30,984$36,598$25,100
Some College$40,052$50,922$30,677
Bachelors Degree$61,954$83,049$41,712
Graduate Degree$77,929$101,371$62,142

$40,766

Average Earnings

$50,819

Average Male

$31,702

Average Female

Kane County, Illinois Language

Kane County, Illinois Language by Age

Kane County, Illinois Language

68.36% of Kane County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 31.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.01% of the population.

Kane County, Illinois Poverty

Kane County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic165,40028,47717.22%
Other80,84316,80220.78%
White300,98615,8185.26%
Black28,9988,35728.82%
Multiple12,5871,51312.02%
Asian20,7441,1895.73%
Native2,1272119.92%
Islander148106.76%

10.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.27%

Male Poverty Rate

11.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kane County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kane County, Illinois is Black, with 28.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kane County, Illinois is White, with 5.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.05%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.23%
High School9.90%
Some College6.99%
Bachelors or Greater2.27%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.51%
Male Unemployed20.42%
Female Employed5.64%
Male Employed3.92%

Kane County, Illinois Income

Kane County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$74,862$97,908
Families$87,818$109,901
Married Families$100,517$123,336
Non Families$40,849$58,264

Kane County, Illinois Marital Status

Kane County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.5%

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

21,195

Number of Veterans

20,138

Male Veterans

1,057

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam7,748
First Gulf War3,241
Second Gulf War2,630
Korea2,302
World War II1,213
Age Group Veterans
65 to 745,861
75+5,607
35 to 544,649
55 to 643,445
18 to 341,633

Kane County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White18,9896.51%
Hispanic1,4461.36%
Black1,3336.58%
Other4060.77%
2 or More2323.83%
Asian1701.10%
Indian593.68%
Hawaiian66.67%

Kane County, Illinois Veterans by Education

6.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kane County, Illinois Employment Status

69.2%

Labor Force Participation

64.9%

Employment Rate

6.2%

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

65.02%

Born in Illinois

81.76%

Native Born

18.24%

Foreign Born

10.92%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

81.76% of Kane County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 65.02% having been born in Illinois. 10.92% 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
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990