Glenwood, Illinois Population 2022

8,600
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Glenwood is a city located in Cook County Illinois. Glenwood has a 2020 population of 8,600. Glenwood is currently declining at a rate of -0.36% annually and its population has decreased by -0.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,662 in 2010.

The average household income in Glenwood is $72,310 with a poverty rate of 11.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,611 per month, and the median house value is $129,600. The median age in Glenwood is 38.3 years, 38.2 years for males, and 38.6 years for females.

Glenwood Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Glenwoodwas:

  • Black or African American: 72.96%
  • White: 21.46%
  • Two or more races: 4.22%
  • Other race: 1.04%
  • Asian: 0.29%
  • Native American: 0.03%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Glenwood, Illinois is 8,600 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 8,662.

Glenwood, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,89821.46%
Black or African American6,45472.96%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.03%
Asian260.29%
Some Other Race921.04%
Two or More Races3734.22%
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Glenwood Population by Race

Glenwood Population Pyramid 2022

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Glenwood Median Age

38


Total

31.6


Male

42.3


Female

Glenwood Adults

There are 6,524 adults, (1,271 of whom are seniors) in Glenwood.

Glenwood Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Glenwood Sex Ratio

Female

5,068

57.29%

Male

3,778

42.71%

Glenwood Population by Age

Glenwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Glenwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family93%7%
Married87.3%12.7%
All85%15%
Male76.4%23.6%
Female75.8%24.2%

85.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Glenwood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7863.0485
Married1,0793.6487.3
Male1104.2476.4
Female8273.9375.8
Non Family7701.0693

3.72

Average Family Size

3.04

Average Household Size

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Glenwood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1001.76%
9th to 12th Grade2253.96%
High School Graduate1,50526.50%
Some College1,54727.24%
Associates Degree4868.56%
Bachelors Degree1,26322.24%
Graduate Degree5549.75%
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Glenwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Glenwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races15915960
Black4,0793,8501,365
White1,2151,167392
Hispanic21217917
Native American33
Other Race5127
Asian2611

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 2+ races people with a rate of 37.74%.

Glenwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,171$40,781$36,486
Less Than 9th Grade$$$40,000
High School Graduate$31,513$35,582$25,580
Some College$39,650$61,786$30,302
Bachelors Degree$46,544$$53,603
Graduate Degree$56,750$60,455$56,250

$39,171

Average Earnings

$40,781

Average Male

$36,486

Average Female

Glenwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Glenwood Language by Age

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Glenwood Language

96.04% of Glenwood residents speak only English, while 3.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.25% of the population.

Glenwood Language

Glenwood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,45522715.60%
Black6,32163210.00%
Other34NaN%
Hispanic47912125.26%
Multiple36892.45%

11.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.91%

Male Poverty Rate

11.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Glenwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Glenwood is White, with 15.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Glenwood is Multiple, with 2.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.21%.

Glenwood Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade3.52%
High School17.13%
Some College7.38%
Bachelors or Greater4.61%

Glenwood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.87%
Male Unemployed3.53%
Female Employed3.17%
Female Unemployed45.07%

Glenwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Glenwood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,857$74,552
Families$73,571$83,154
Married Families$92,721-
Non Families$39,167$46,834
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Income by Household Type

Glenwood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.9%

Male Marriage Rate

27.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Glenwood Married by Age and Sex

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Glenwood Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Glenwood Marital Status by Race

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Glenwood Marital Status

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466

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War41
First Gulf War87
Vietnam209
Korea71
World War II4

Glenwood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 349
35 to 54111
55 to 6451
65 to 74168
75+127

Glenwood Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1047.12%
Black3407.29%
2+ Races227.94%

Glenwood Veterans by Race

Glenwood Veterans by Education

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7.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glenwood Veterans by Education

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63.4%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

16.1%

Unemployment Rate

Glenwood Employment by Age

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Glenwood Employment by Race

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Glenwood 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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80.79%

Born in Glenwood

97.00%

Native Born

3.00%

Foreign Born

0.94%

Non Citizen

2.06%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.00% of Glenwood residents were born in the United States, with 80.79% having been born in Illinois. 0.94% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Glenwood Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19707,4160.00%
198010,5383,1223.58%
19909,289-1,249-1.25%
20009,000-289-0.32%
20108,969-31-0.03%
20118,938-31-0.35%
20128,907-31-0.35%
20138,876-31-0.35%
20148,845-31-0.35%
20158,814-31-0.35%
20168,783-31-0.35%
20178,752-31-0.35%
20188,721-31-0.35%
20198,690-31-0.36%
20208,662-28-0.32%
20218,631-31-0.36%
20228,600-31-0.36%

Glenwood Population by Year