Channel Lake is a city located in Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,565, it is the 552nd largest city in Illinois and the 12316th largest city in the United States. Channel Lake is currently declining at a rate of -0.51% annually and its population has decreased by -1.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,581 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Channel Lake has a population density of 867 people per square mile.
The average household income in Channel Lake is $76,118 with a poverty rate of 21.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,308 per month, and the median house value is $171,700. The median age in Channel Lake is 44 years, 48.3 years for males, and 38.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Channel Lakewas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.07%.
96.23% of Channel Lake residents speak only English, while 3.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.10% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Channel Lake is White, with 18.41% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Channel Lake is Hispanic, with 19.59% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.60%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Channel Lake
97.09% of Channel Lake residents were born in the United States, with 71.86% having been born in Illinois. 0.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.