Evanston is a city located in Illinois. With a 2020 population of 72,836, it is the 15th largest city in Illinois and the 500th largest city in the United States. Evanston is currently declining at a rate of -0.86% annually and its population has decreased by -2.22% 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 9,363 people per square mile.
The average household income in Evanston is $125,427 with a poverty rate of 13.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,366 per month, and the median house value is $380,600. The median age in Evanston is 36.2 years, 35.1 years for males, and 37.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.7 males.