Chicago Ridge, Illinois Population 2021

13,730
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Chicago Ridge is a city located in Cook County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 13,730, it is the 170th largest city in Illinois and the 2453rd largest city in the United States . Chicago Ridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.72% annually and its population has decreased by -4.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,305 in 2010. Chicago Ridge reached it's highest population of 14,458 in 2013. Spanning over 2 miles, Chicago Ridge has a population density of 6,054 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chicago Ridge is $59,123 with a poverty rate of 18.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $996 per month, and the median house value is $160,500. The median age in Chicago Ridge is 34.8 years, 32.4 years for males, and 36.6 years for females.

Chicago Ridge Demographics

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

  • White: 80.61%
  • Black or African American: 11.35%
  • Other race: 3.78%
  • Asian: 2.46%
  • Two or more races: 1.61%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.09%
The current population of Chicago Ridge, Illinois is 13,730 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,027.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,305.

Chicago Ridge, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,40980.61%
Black or African American1,60611.35%
Some Other Race5353.78%
Asian3482.46%
Two or More Races2281.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.10%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.09%
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Chicago Ridge Population by Race

Chicago Ridge Population Pyramid $2021

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Chicago Ridge Median Age

34.8


Total

32.4


Male

36.6


Female

Chicago Ridge Adults

There are 10,664 adults, (1,953 of whom are seniors) in Chicago Ridge.

Chicago Ridge Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Chicago Ridge Sex Ratio

Female

7,304

51.61%

Male

6,849

48.39%

Chicago Ridge Population by Age

Chicago Ridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Chicago Ridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married61.4%38.6%
All54.6%45.4%
Non Family54.2%45.8%
Female40.5%59.5%
Male25.9%74.1%

54.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chicago Ridge Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,2372.6154.6
Married2,4953.4161.4
Non Family1,8561.1154.2
Female6203.3940.5
Male2663.7325.9

3.32

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

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Chicago Ridge Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4374.55%
9th to 12th Grade5625.85%
High School Graduate3,76939.21%
Some College2,43825.36%
Associates Degree7297.58%
Bachelors Degree1,19612.44%
Graduate Degree4815.00%
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Chicago Ridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chicago Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White7,3256,4491,130
Black1,1091,033412
Hispanic1,01498054
Other Race241241
Asian18116881
2+ Races404018
Native American14

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 2+ races people with a rate of 45.00%.

Chicago Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,458$41,754$34,430
Less Than 9th Grade$16,994$16,742$
High School Graduate$39,142$49,757$24,418
Some College$35,647$40,092$34,254
Bachelors Degree$46,996$47,031$46,982
Graduate Degree$63,494$$63,846

$40,458

Average Earnings

$41,754

Average Male

$34,430

Average Female

Chicago Ridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chicago Ridge Language by Age

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Chicago Ridge Language

55.01% of Chicago Ridge residents speak only English, while 44.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 17.01% of the population.

Chicago Ridge Language

Chicago Ridge Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,9031,89619.15%
Hispanic1,93728214.56%
Black1,43723816.56%
Other53520337.94%
Asian32512137.23%
Native1414100.00%

18.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.75%

Male Poverty Rate

20.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chicago Ridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chicago Ridge is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chicago Ridge is Hispanic, with 14.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.95%.

Chicago Ridge Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade42.94%
Some College15.39%
Bachelors or Greater12.90%
High School9.05%

Chicago Ridge Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed42.92%
Male Unemployed14.85%
Male Employed9.86%
Female Employed5.63%

Chicago Ridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chicago Ridge Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,886$59,123
Families$52,489$65,793
Married Families$63,328-
Non Families$32,566$44,622
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Income by Household Type

Chicago Ridge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Chicago Ridge Married by Age and Sex

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Chicago Ridge 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 35-44.

Chicago Ridge Marital Status by Race

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Chicago Ridge Marital Status

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568

Number of Veterans

551

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam299
Second Gulf War83
First Gulf War36
World War II26
Korea19

Chicago Ridge Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74234
75+158
18 to 3483
55 to 6448
35 to 5445

Chicago Ridge Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5225.86%
Black332.94%
Hispanic272.13%
Islander13100.00%

Chicago Ridge Veterans by Race

Chicago Ridge Veterans by Education

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9.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chicago Ridge Veterans by Education

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59.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Chicago Ridge Employment by Age

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Chicago Ridge Employment by Race

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Chicago Ridge 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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66.61%

Born in Chicago Ridge

75.87%

Native Born

24.13%

Foreign Born

9.47%

Non Citizen

14.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

75.87% of Chicago Ridge residents were born in the United States, with 66.61% having been born in Illinois. 9.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Chicago Ridge Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202113,730-99-0.72%
202013,829-99-0.71%
201913,928-99-0.71%
201814,027-131-0.93%
201714,158-118-0.83%
201614,276-95-0.66%
201514,371-71-0.49%
201414,442-16-0.11%
201314,458250.17%
201214,433410.28%
201114,392730.51%
201014,3191920.14%
200014,1274840.35%
199013,6431700.13%
198013,4734,2863.90%
19709,1873,4394.80%
19605,7480.00%

Chicago Ridge Population by Year