Hazel Crest, Illinois Population 2021

13,359
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Hazel Crest is a city located in Cook County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 13,359, it is the 178th largest city in Illinois and the 2509th largest city in the United States . Hazel Crest is currently declining at a rate of -0.77% annually and its population has decreased by -5.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,100 in 2010. Hazel Crest reached it's highest population of 14,816 in 2000. Spanning over 3 miles, Hazel Crest has a population density of 3,941 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hazel Crest is $73,786 with a poverty rate of 15.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,589 per month, and the median house value is $113,200. The median age in Hazel Crest is 38.6 years, 32 years for males, and 43.7 years for females.

Hazel Crest Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hazel Crest was:

  • Black or African American: 87.05%
  • White: 10.99%
  • Other race: 0.66%
  • Two or more races: 0.46%
  • Asian: 0.44%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hazel Crest, Illinois is 13,359 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,668.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,100.

Hazel Crest, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American11,79487.05%
White1,48910.99%
Some Other Race890.66%
Two or More Races630.46%
Asian590.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native550.41%
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Hazel Crest Population by Race

Hazel Crest Population Pyramid $2021

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Hazel Crest Median Age

38.6


Total

32


Male

43.7


Female

Hazel Crest Adults

There are 9,972 adults, (2,026 of whom are seniors) in Hazel Crest.

Hazel Crest Age Dependency

70.5

Age Dependency Ratio

25.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45

Child Dependency Ratio

Hazel Crest Sex Ratio

Female

7,302

53.89%

Male

6,247

46.11%

Hazel Crest Population by Age

Hazel Crest Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hazel Crest Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.2%24.8%
Non Family65.4%34.6%
All60.8%39.2%
Male53.7%46.3%
Female38.7%61.3%

60.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hazel Crest Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,9772.7160.8
Non Family1,7791.0965.4
Married1,5363.5175.2
Female1,2413.8738.7
Male4213.2353.7

3.56

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

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Hazel Crest Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1731.96%
9th to 12th Grade2943.33%
High School Graduate2,38627.03%
Some College2,98133.78%
Associates Degree5766.53%
Bachelors Degree1,61418.29%
Graduate Degree8029.09%
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Hazel Crest Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hazel Crest Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black7,4237,1632,197
White1,002924130
Hispanic28317469
Other Race797431
Asian593939
2+ Races565612
Native American3232

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 66.10%.

Hazel Crest Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,765$41,516$36,006
Less Than 9th Grade$31,351$32,061$21,188
High School Graduate$25,654$27,200$22,823
Some College$39,236$42,014$32,019
Bachelors Degree$49,200$54,600$42,400
Graduate Degree$58,818$$58,068

$38,765

Average Earnings

$41,516

Average Male

$36,006

Average Female

Hazel Crest Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hazel Crest Language by Age

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Hazel Crest Language

94.39% of Hazel Crest residents speak only English, while 5.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.90% of the population.

Hazel Crest Language

Hazel Crest Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,7791,85015.71%
White1,03912512.03%
Hispanic543417.55%
Multiple633453.97%
Asian591322.03%

15.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.01%

Male Poverty Rate

16.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hazel Crest

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hazel Crest is Multiple, with 53.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hazel Crest is Hispanic, with 7.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.73%.

Hazel Crest Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.96%
High School16.76%
Some College11.58%
Bachelors or Greater4.77%

Hazel Crest Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed45.10%
Male Unemployed21.59%
Female Employed8.27%
Male Employed2.34%

Hazel Crest Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hazel Crest Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,347$73,786
Families$64,444$88,815
Married Families$86,094-
Non Families$40,239$45,566
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Income by Household Type

Hazel Crest Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.7%

Male Marriage Rate

28.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Hazel Crest Married by Age and Sex

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Hazel Crest 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.

Hazel Crest Marital Status by Race

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Hazel Crest Marital Status

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754

Number of Veterans

687

Male Veterans

67

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam201
World War II102
Second Gulf War82
First Gulf War61
Korea21

Hazel Crest Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+241
35 to 54189
65 to 74178
55 to 64112
18 to 3434

Hazel Crest Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black6517.69%
White1038.17%
Hispanic133.83%

Hazel Crest Veterans by Race

Hazel Crest Veterans by Education

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6.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hazel Crest Veterans by Education

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61.3%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Hazel Crest Employment by Age

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Hazel Crest Employment by Race

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Hazel Crest 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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79.36%

Born in Hazel Crest

96.44%

Native Born

3.56%

Foreign Born

0.92%

Non Citizen

2.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.44% of Hazel Crest residents were born in the United States, with 79.36% having been born in Illinois. 0.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Hazel Crest Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202113,359-103-0.77%
202013,462-103-0.76%
201913,565-103-0.75%
201813,668-142-1.03%
201713,810-125-0.90%
201613,935-95-0.68%
201514,030-73-0.52%
201414,103-18-0.13%
201314,121180.13%
201214,103350.25%
201114,068470.34%
201014,021-795-0.55%
200014,8161,4821.06%
199013,334-639-0.47%
198013,9733,6443.07%
197010,3294,1245.23%
19606,2050.00%

Hazel Crest Population by Year