Elburn, Illinois Population 2021

6,181
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Elburn is a city located in Kane County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 6,181, it is the 294th largest city in Illinois and the 4248th largest city in the United States . Elburn is currently growing at a rate of 1.51% annually and its population has increased by 10.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,602 in 2010. Elburn reached it's highest population of 6,181 in 2021. Spanning over 3 miles, Elburn has a population density of 1,979 people per square mile.

The average household income in Elburn is $115,885 with a poverty rate of 3.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,423 per month, and the median house value is $278,000. The median age in Elburn is 36.6 years, 32.7 years for males, and 38.4 years for females.

Elburn Demographics

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

  • White: 91.67%
  • Asian: 4.00%
  • Two or more races: 2.45%
  • Black or African American: 1.88%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Elburn, Illinois is 6,181 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,905.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,602.

Elburn, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,16091.67%
Asian2254.00%
Two or More Races1382.45%
Black or African American1061.88%
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Elburn Population by Race

Elburn Population Pyramid $2021

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Elburn Median Age

36.6


Total

32.7


Male

38.4


Female

Elburn Adults

There are 3,807 adults, (481 of whom are seniors) in Elburn.

Elburn Age Dependency

69.2

Age Dependency Ratio

14.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Elburn Sex Ratio

Female

2,921

51.89%

Male

2,708

48.11%

Elburn Population by Age

Elburn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Elburn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95.5%4.5%
All85.4%14.6%
Non Family67.8%32.2%
Female55.4%44.6%

85.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Elburn Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8693.0185.4
Married1,0463.4795.5
Non Family3381.2167.8
Female2602.8555.4
Male2253.76100

3.29

Average Family Size

3.01

Average Household Size

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Elburn Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade320.95%
High School Graduate66919.94%
Some College91927.39%
Associates Degree3179.45%
Bachelors Degree1,03830.94%
Graduate Degree38011.33%
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Elburn Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Elburn Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,8772,8451,228
Hispanic33133194
Asian11811867
Black292929

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Elburn Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$63,569$86,658$36,129
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$37,204$62,188$35,565
Some College$42,934$87,848$22,196
Bachelors Degree$84,258$105,152$69,926
Graduate Degree$73,026$$74,013

$63,569

Average Earnings

$86,658

Average Male

$36,129

Average Female

Elburn Earnings by Educational Attainment

Elburn Language by Age

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Elburn Language

90.38% of Elburn residents speak only English, while 9.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.47% of the population.

Elburn Language

Elburn Poverty by Race

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3.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.62%

Male Poverty Rate

3.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Elburn

The race most likely to be in poverty in Elburn is White, with 4.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Elburn is White, with 4.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.41%.

Elburn Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College5.83%
Bachelors or Greater3.17%
High School0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Elburn Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed3.99%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Elburn Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Elburn Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$104,563$115,885
Families$113,407$126,229
Married Families$131,250-
Non Families$44,286$62,124
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Income by Household Type

Elburn Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Elburn Married by Age and Sex

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Elburn 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 45-54.

Elburn Marital Status by Race

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Elburn Marital Status

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288

Number of Veterans

219

Male Veterans

69

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War118
First Gulf War61
World War II
Korea
Vietnam

Elburn Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34118
55 to 6496
35 to 5461
75+13
65 to 74

Elburn Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2888.18%
Hispanic10526.32%

Elburn Veterans by Race

Elburn Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

4.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Elburn Veterans by Education

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77%

Labor Force Participation

75.6%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Elburn Employment by Age

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Elburn Employment by Race

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Elburn 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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77.15%

Born in Elburn

96.68%

Native Born

3.32%

Foreign Born

0.91%

Non Citizen

2.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.68% of Elburn residents were born in the United States, with 77.15% having been born in Illinois. 0.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Elburn Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,181921.51%
20206,089921.53%
20195,997921.56%
20185,905761.30%
20175,829821.43%
20165,747230.40%
20155,724581.02%
20145,666260.46%
20135,64010.02%
20125,639100.18%
20115,629270.48%
20105,6022,8467.35%
20002,7560.00%

Elburn Population by Year