Alsip, Illinois Population 2021

18,431
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Alsip is a city located in Cook County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 18,431, it is the 134th largest city in Illinois and the 1981st largest city in the United States . Alsip is currently declining at a rate of -0.75% annually and its population has decreased by -4.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,277 in 2010. Alsip reached it's highest population of 19,725 in 2000. Spanning over 7 miles, Alsip has a population density of 2,825 people per square mile.

The average household income in Alsip is $74,224 with a poverty rate of 8.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $961 per month, and the median house value is $171,400. The median age in Alsip is 36.9 years, 35.9 years for males, and 38.7 years for females.

Alsip Demographics

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

  • White: 66.64%
  • Black or African American: 23.55%
  • Other race: 5.06%
  • Two or more races: 3.22%
  • Asian: 1.42%
  • Native American: 0.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Alsip, Illinois is 18,431 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 18,848.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 19,277.

Alsip, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,67766.64%
Black or African American4,47923.55%
Some Other Race9625.06%
Two or More Races6123.22%
Asian2701.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native220.12%
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Alsip Population by Race

Alsip Population Pyramid $2021

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Alsip Median Age

36.9


Total

35.9


Male

38.7


Female

Alsip Adults

There are 14,485 adults, (2,871 of whom are seniors) in Alsip.

Alsip Age Dependency

63.8

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Alsip Sex Ratio

Female

9,722

51.11%

Male

9,300

48.89%

Alsip Population by Age

Alsip Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Alsip Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.4%19.6%
All60.8%39.2%
Male56.5%43.5%
Non Family50.9%49.1%
Female36.4%63.6%

60.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alsip Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,4882.5460.8
Non Family3,0021.1350.9
Married2,9633.3780.4
Female1,0723.636.4
Male4513.956.5

3.33

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

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Alsip Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4023.09%
9th to 12th Grade8926.87%
High School Graduate4,02330.97%
Some College3,78929.17%
Associates Degree8726.71%
Bachelors Degree1,96315.11%
Graduate Degree1,0488.07%
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Alsip Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Alsip Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White7,5636,8941,334
Black2,7452,566818
Hispanic2,4102,004681
Other Race558459126
2+ Races26524966
Asian215197189
Native American22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 93.96%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 87.91%.

Alsip Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,874$50,986$40,427
Less Than 9th Grade$26,321$36,985$17,829
High School Graduate$37,261$60,500$27,423
Some College$44,372$44,638$43,733
Bachelors Degree$51,303$52,604$48,958
Graduate Degree$62,407$68,444$60,407

$44,874

Average Earnings

$50,986

Average Male

$40,427

Average Female

Alsip Earnings by Educational Attainment

Alsip Language by Age

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Alsip Language

79.99% of Alsip residents speak only English, while 20.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.37% of the population.

Alsip Language

Alsip Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,7208148.37%
Black4,45350711.39%
Hispanic4,3982525.73%
Other962565.82%

8.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.55%

Male Poverty Rate

9.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alsip

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alsip is Black, with 11.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alsip is Hispanic, with 5.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.86%.

Alsip Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.23%
Some College10.02%
High School6.89%
Bachelors or Greater4.98%

Alsip Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed17.74%
Male Unemployed14.29%
Male Employed4.07%
Female Employed3.31%

Alsip Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Alsip Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,312$74,224
Families$72,088$85,565
Married Families$87,629-
Non Families$42,895$50,979
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Income by Household Type

Alsip Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.5%

Male Marriage Rate

39.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Alsip Married by Age and Sex

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Alsip 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 55-64.

Alsip Marital Status by Race

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Alsip Marital Status

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993

Number of Veterans

993

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam441
Korea173
Second Gulf War93
World War II56
First Gulf War22

Alsip Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74362
75+316
55 to 64194
35 to 5494
18 to 3427

Alsip Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7787.71%
Black2036.39%
Hispanic772.87%
2+ Races123.01%

Alsip Veterans by Race

Alsip Veterans by Education

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3.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alsip Veterans by Education

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68.7%

Labor Force Participation

63.4%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Alsip Employment by Age

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Alsip Employment by Race

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Alsip Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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80.15%

Born in Alsip

90.00%

Native Born

10.00%

Foreign Born

4.12%

Non Citizen

5.89%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.00% of Alsip residents were born in the United States, with 80.15% having been born in Illinois. 4.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Alsip Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202118,431-139-0.75%
202018,570-139-0.74%
201918,709-139-0.74%
201818,848-192-1.01%
201719,040-169-0.88%
201619,209-132-0.68%
201519,341-94-0.48%
201419,435-24-0.12%
201319,459350.18%
201219,424690.36%
201119,355690.36%
201019,286-439-0.22%
200019,7251,4980.79%
199018,2271,0930.62%
198017,1345,5263.97%
197011,6087,83811.90%
19603,7700.00%

Alsip Population by Year