Batavia, Illinois Population 2021

36,101
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Batavia is a city located in Kane County Illinois. Batavia has a 2020 population of 36,101. Batavia is currently growing at a rate of 0.18% annually and its population has increased by 2.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 35,181 in 2010. Batavia reached it's highest population of 36,110 in 2017.

The average household income in Batavia is $123,721 with a poverty rate of 5.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,276 per month, and the median house value is $292,700. The median age in Batavia is 40.5 years, 39.2 years for males, and 41.7 years for females.

Batavia Demographics

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

  • White: 88.09%
  • Other race: 4.85%
  • Black or African American: 2.57%
  • Asian: 2.28%
  • Two or more races: 2.05%
  • Native American: 0.13%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of Batavia, Illinois is 36,101 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 35,909.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 35,181.

Batavia, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,59688.09%
Some Other Race1,7404.85%
Black or African American9212.57%
Asian8192.28%
Two or More Races7372.05%
American Indian and Alaska Native480.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.02%
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Batavia Population by Race

Batavia Population Pyramid $2021

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Batavia Median Age

40.5


Total

39.2


Male

41.7


Female

Batavia Adults

There are 27,364 adults, (4,509 of whom are seniors) in Batavia.

Batavia Age Dependency

56.9

Age Dependency Ratio

19.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Batavia Sex Ratio

Female

18,168

50.65%

Male

17,701

49.35%

Batavia Population by Age

Batavia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Batavia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.1%7.9%
All78.5%21.5%
Non Family53.9%46.1%
Female52.7%47.3%
Male51.1%48.9%

78.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Batavia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,1932.6978.5
Married8,5413.2392.1
Non Family3,4761.2353.9
Female9883.1252.7
Male1882.6951.1

3.17

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Batavia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4161.68%
9th to 12th Grade9253.73%
High School Graduate4,50518.15%
Some College4,69418.92%
Associates Degree2,0768.37%
Bachelors Degree7,18128.94%
Graduate Degree5,01920.22%
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Batavia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Batavia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White21,25420,68211,146
Hispanic1,8141,318285
Other Race96464970
Asian659539444
Black618529169
2+ Races341327170
Native American3636
Islander88

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 67.37%.

Batavia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,917$69,491$40,936
Less Than 9th Grade$26,634$31,477$19,018
High School Graduate$36,329$45,833$27,303
Some College$43,758$61,829$32,794
Bachelors Degree$72,049$89,667$43,049
Graduate Degree$83,679$95,852$72,101

$54,917

Average Earnings

$69,491

Average Male

$40,936

Average Female

Batavia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Batavia Language by Age

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Batavia Language

88.38% of Batavia residents speak only English, while 11.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.24% of the population.

Batavia Language

Batavia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,7539543.21%
Hispanic3,37454316.09%
Black91231434.43%
Other1,74018610.69%
Multiple73610013.59%

5.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.04%

Male Poverty Rate

5.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Batavia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Batavia is Black, with 34.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Batavia is White, with 3.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.35%.

Batavia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.18%
Some College7.09%
High School5.46%
Bachelors or Greater0.83%

Batavia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed29.94%
Female Unemployed20.26%
Female Employed2.77%
Male Employed2.70%

Batavia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Batavia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$98,850$123,721
Families$119,780$143,026
Married Families$126,664-
Non Families$50,915$64,515
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Income by Household Type

Batavia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.4%

Male Marriage Rate

60.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Batavia Married by Age and Sex

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Batavia 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.

Batavia Marital Status by Race

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Batavia Marital Status

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1,297

Number of Veterans

1,238

Male Veterans

59

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam430
Second Gulf War329
First Gulf War246
Korea26
World War II13

Batavia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74398
35 to 54389
75+206
18 to 34178
55 to 64126

Batavia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2154.98%
Hispanic1115.19%
2+ Races257.08%
Other Race221.85%
Black202.91%
Asian152.13%

Batavia Veterans by Race

Batavia Veterans by Education

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9.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Batavia Veterans by Education

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72.8%

Labor Force Participation

69.9%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Batavia Employment by Age

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Batavia Employment by Race

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Batavia 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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71.93%

Born in Batavia

92.57%

Native Born

7.43%

Foreign Born

3.46%

Non Citizen

3.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.57% of Batavia residents were born in the United States, with 71.93% having been born in Illinois. 3.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Batavia Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202136,101640.18%
202036,037640.18%
201935,973640.18%
201835,909-201-0.56%
201736,1104281.20%
201635,682-26-0.07%
201535,7081010.28%
201435,6071430.40%
201335,464570.16%
201235,407700.20%
201135,3371560.44%
201035,1810.00%

Batavia Population by Year