Elmwood Park, Illinois Population 2022

24,449
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Elmwood Park is a city located in Cook County Illinois. Elmwood Park has a 2020 population of 24,449. Elmwood Park is currently declining at a rate of -0.15% annually and its population has decreased by -0.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,521 in 2010.

The average household income in Elmwood Park is $78,355 with a poverty rate of 6.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,191 per month, and the median house value is $267,500. The median age in Elmwood Park is 39.9 years, 37.9 years for males, and 40.9 years for females.

Elmwood Park Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Elmwood Parkwas:

  • White: 76.15%
  • Other race: 12.38%
  • Two or more races: 4.77%
  • Asian: 4.46%
  • Black or African American: 2.20%
  • Native American: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Elmwood Park, Illinois is 24,449 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 24,521.

Elmwood Park, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,48576.15%
Black or African American5332.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.05%
Asian1,0824.46%
Some Other Race3,00412.38%
Two or More Races1,1584.77%
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Elmwood Park Population by Race

Elmwood Park Population Pyramid 2022

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Elmwood Park Median Age

40.3


Total

38.1


Male

41.5


Female

Elmwood Park Adults

There are 19,167 adults, (3,620 of whom are seniors) in Elmwood Park.

Elmwood Park Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Elmwood Park Sex Ratio

Female

12,830

52.85%

Male

11,444

47.15%

Elmwood Park Population by Age

Elmwood Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Elmwood Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.2%25.8%
All61.5%38.5%
Male56.7%43.3%
Non Family51.2%48.8%
Female45%55%

61.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Elmwood Park Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,2232.6161.5
Married4,2933.4774.2
Male5403.1156.7
Female1,1463.3745
Non Family3,2441.1251.2

3.37

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

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Elmwood Park Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0005.87%
9th to 12th Grade7624.47%
High School Graduate4,71227.64%
Some College4,34425.49%
Associates Degree1,6619.74%
Bachelors Degree2,74116.08%
Graduate Degree1,82510.71%
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Elmwood Park Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Elmwood Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian868868538
White10,5849,6913,097
2+ Races749749164
Hispanic4,9464,125793
Other Race1,8091,518233
Black49444659
Native American1212

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 61.98%.

Elmwood Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,181$46,270$34,764
Less Than 9th Grade$27,531$30,769$22,221
High School Graduate$33,295$41,221$25,350
Some College$36,246$37,308$35,120
Bachelors Degree$55,268$68,447$44,268
Graduate Degree$70,527$74,647$52,092

$39,181

Average Earnings

$46,270

Average Male

$34,764

Average Female

Elmwood Park Earnings by Educational Attainment

Elmwood Park Language by Age

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Elmwood Park Language

51.97% of Elmwood Park residents speak only English, while 48.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.73% of the population.

Elmwood Park Language

Elmwood Park Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1212100.00%
Asian1,082908.32%
White13,9511,1248.06%
Black462194.11%
Other91NaN%
Multiple1,153625.38%
Hispanic8,2693093.74%

6.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.32%

Male Poverty Rate

7.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Elmwood Park

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Elmwood Park is Hispanic, with 3.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.89%.

Elmwood Park Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade8.99%
High School10.54%
Some College4.49%
Bachelors or Greater2.39%

Elmwood Park Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.09%
Male Unemployed4.95%
Female Employed3.86%
Female Unemployed28.13%

Elmwood Park Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Elmwood Park Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,312$80,898
Families$84,159$100,852
Married Families$96,521-
Non Families$32,738$41,207
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Income by Household Type

Elmwood Park Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Elmwood Park Married by Age and Sex

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Elmwood Park 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.

Elmwood Park Marital Status by Race

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Elmwood Park Marital Status

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755

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War127
First Gulf War76
Vietnam378
Korea34
World War II66

Elmwood Park Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3487
35 to 5483
55 to 6454
65 to 74320
75+211

Elmwood Park Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5713.83%
Black6813.20%
Other Race1035.25%
2+ Races131.51%
Hispanic1542.71%

Elmwood Park Veterans by Race

Elmwood Park Veterans by Education

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6.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Elmwood Park Veterans by Education

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67.9%

Labor Force Participation

64.8%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Elmwood Park Employment by Age

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Elmwood Park Employment by Race

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Elmwood Park 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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62.70%

Born in Elmwood Park

73.57%

Native Born

26.43%

Foreign Born

9.44%

Non Citizen

16.99%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

73.57% of Elmwood Park residents were born in the United States, with 62.70% having been born in Illinois. 9.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Elmwood Park Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
193011,2700.00%
194013,6892,4191.96%
195018,8015,1123.22%
196023,8665,0652.41%
197026,1602,2940.92%
198024,016-2,144-0.85%
199023,206-810-0.34%
200025,4052,1990.91%
201024,883-522-0.21%
201124,847-36-0.14%
201224,811-36-0.14%
201324,775-36-0.15%
201424,739-36-0.15%
201524,703-36-0.15%
201624,667-36-0.15%
201724,631-36-0.15%
201824,595-36-0.15%
201924,559-36-0.15%
202024,521-38-0.15%
202124,485-36-0.15%
202224,449-36-0.15%

Elmwood Park Population by Year