Evanston is a city located in Cook County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 72,439, it is the 15th largest city in Illinois and the 504th largest city in the United States . Evanston is currently declining at a rate of -0.71% annually and its population has decreased by -2.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 74,486 in 2010. Evanston reached it's highest population of 80,113 in 1970. Spanning over 8 miles, Evanston has a population density of 9,312 people per square mile.
The average household income in Evanston is $132,172 with a poverty rate of 13.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,376 per month, and the median house value is $391,400. The median age in Evanston is 36.1 years, 34.3 years for males, and 37.4 years for females.