Harvard, Illinois Population 2022

9,473
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Harvard is a city located in McHenry County Illinois. Harvard has a 2020 population of 9,473. Harvard is currently growing at a rate of 0.02% annually and its population has increased by 0.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,469 in 2010.

The average household income in Harvard is $62,201 with a poverty rate of 16.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $993 per month, and the median house value is $128,000. The median age in Harvard is 30.9 years, 30.1 years for males, and 32.5 years for females.

Harvard Demographics

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

  • White: 88.89%
  • Other race: 8.37%
  • Two or more races: 1.92%
  • Native American: 0.47%
  • Asian: 0.23%
  • Black or African American: 0.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Harvard, Illinois is 9,473 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 9,469.

Harvard, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,18188.89%
Black or African American110.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native430.47%
Asian210.23%
Some Other Race7708.37%
Two or More Races1771.92%
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Harvard Population by Race

Harvard Population Pyramid 2022

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Harvard Median Age

27.7


Total

26.9


Male

27.9


Female

Harvard Adults

There are 5,858 adults, (809 of whom are seniors) in Harvard.

Harvard Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

16

Old Age Dependency Ratio

66.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Harvard Sex Ratio

Female

4,727

51.36%

Male

4,476

48.64%

Harvard Population by Age

Harvard Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Harvard Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male65.1%34.9%
Married60%40%
All51.6%48.4%
Female40.2%59.8%
Non Family39.7%60.3%

51.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Harvard Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8633.2151.6
Married1,3224.1360
Male2753.1565.1
Female4933.840.2
Non Family7731.2939.7

3.79

Average Family Size

3.21

Average Household Size

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Harvard Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade74414.89%
9th to 12th Grade81416.29%
High School Graduate1,63332.68%
Some College1,00820.17%
Associates Degree2705.40%
Bachelors Degree4108.20%
Graduate Degree1182.36%
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Harvard Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Harvard Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian212121
White2,8312,481405
2+ Races876012
Hispanic2,08988190
Other Race36916910
Black1111
Native American3229

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Harvard Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,177$35,650$26,567
Less Than 9th Grade$26,993$30,082$26,735
High School Graduate$28,427$46,490$19,692
Some College$35,236$43,000$27,306
Bachelors Degree$30,717$31,649$27,432
Graduate Degree$75,610$$75,669

$30,177

Average Earnings

$35,650

Average Male

$26,567

Average Female

Harvard Earnings by Educational Attainment

Harvard Language by Age

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Harvard Language

61.29% of Harvard residents speak only English, while 38.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 37.66% of the population.

Harvard Language

Harvard Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,2933518.18%
Other93NaN%
Hispanic4,7471,09022.96%
Multiple1772312.99%

16.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.36%

Male Poverty Rate

16.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harvard

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harvard is White, with 8.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harvard is Multiple, with 12.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.26%.

Harvard Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.14%
High School12.55%
Some College5.56%
Bachelors or Greater1.89%

Harvard Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.37%
Male Unemployed34.36%
Female Employed7.22%
Female Unemployed47.62%

Harvard Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Harvard Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,931$64,723
Families$57,153$69,107
Married Families$73,309-
Non Families$31,250$45,811
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Income by Household Type

Harvard Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Harvard Married by Age and Sex

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Harvard 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.

Harvard Marital Status by Race

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Harvard Marital Status

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264

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War14
First Gulf War108
Vietnam93
Korea9
World War II

Harvard Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3430
35 to 5498
55 to 6421
65 to 7493
75+22

Harvard Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2645.00%
Hispanic381.49%

Harvard Veterans by Race

Harvard Veterans by Education

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20.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

9.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harvard Veterans by Education

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71.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

10.4%

Unemployment Rate

Harvard Employment by Age

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Harvard Employment by Race

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Harvard 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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64.13%

Born in Harvard

80.33%

Native Born

19.67%

Foreign Born

14.92%

Non Citizen

4.75%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

80.33% of Harvard residents were born in the United States, with 64.13% having been born in Illinois. 14.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Harvard Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19002,6020.00%
19103,0084061.46%
19203,2942860.91%
19302,988-306-0.97%
19403,1211330.44%
19503,4643431.05%
19604,2487842.06%
19705,1779292.00%
19805,126-51-0.10%
19905,9758491.54%
20007,9962,0212.96%
20109,4471,4511.68%
20119,44920.02%
20129,45120.02%
20139,45320.02%
20149,45520.02%
20159,45720.02%
20169,45920.02%
20179,46120.02%
20189,46320.02%
20199,46520.02%
20209,46940.04%
20219,47120.02%
20229,47320.02%

Harvard Population by Year