Hometown, Illinois Population 2022

4,341
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Hometown is a city located in Cook County Illinois. Hometown has a 2020 population of 4,341. Hometown is currently declining at a rate of -0.02% annually and its population has decreased by -0.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,343 in 2010.

The average household income in Hometown is $56,334 with a poverty rate of 6.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $451 per month, and the median house value is $122,800. The median age in Hometown is 36.7 years, 35.3 years for males, and 39.8 years for females.

Hometown Demographics

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

  • White: 87.33%
  • Two or more races: 9.20%
  • Other race: 1.64%
  • Black or African American: 0.88%
  • Asian: 0.78%
  • Native American: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hometown, Illinois is 4,341 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,343.

Hometown, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,68287.33%
Black or African American370.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.17%
Asian330.78%
Some Other Race691.64%
Two or More Races3889.20%
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Hometown Population by Race

Hometown Population Pyramid 2022

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Hometown Median Age

38


Total

36.3


Male

42.1


Female

Hometown Adults

There are 3,263 adults, (525 of whom are seniors) in Hometown.

Hometown Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hometown Sex Ratio

Female

2,253

53.44%

Male

1,963

46.56%

Hometown Population by Age

Hometown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hometown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.5%17.5%
Male78%22%
All73.5%26.5%
Female69.5%30.5%
Non Family66.1%33.9%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hometown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7452.4173.5
Married7143.6382.5
Male413.278
Female2003.0269.5
Non Family7901.1266.1

3.42

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Hometown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1143.98%
9th to 12th Grade30410.61%
High School Graduate91231.84%
Some College75726.43%
Associates Degree2809.78%
Bachelors Degree2629.15%
Graduate Degree2358.21%
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Hometown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hometown Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian333333
White2,1581,960396
Other Race41417
2+ Races19110327
Hispanic60238268
Black2525
Native American7

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%.

Hometown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,733$38,807$32,333
Less Than 9th Grade$32,976$34,926$25,417
High School Graduate$31,979$37,277$
Some College$35,590$36,495$30,156
Bachelors Degree$43,750$41,944$48,864
Graduate Degree$63,461$44,125$64,041

$36,733

Average Earnings

$38,807

Average Male

$32,333

Average Female

Hometown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hometown Language by Age

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Hometown Language

74.34% of Hometown residents speak only English, while 25.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.00% of the population.

Hometown Language

Hometown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native77100.00%
White2,7822167.76%
Other30NaN%
Hispanic1,292372.86%

6.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.72%

Male Poverty Rate

7.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hometown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hometown is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hometown is Hispanic, with 2.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.43%.

Hometown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade6.22%
High School9.43%
Some College6.56%
Bachelors or Greater8.45%

Hometown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.83%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed7.25%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Hometown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hometown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,487$57,588
Families$63,523$72,132
Married Families$68,426-
Non Families$32,147$37,708
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Income by Household Type

Hometown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

40.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Hometown Married by Age and Sex

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Hometown 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 35-44.

Hometown Marital Status by Race

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Hometown Marital Status

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90

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War6
First Gulf War6
Vietnam40
Korea
World War II20

Hometown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 6420
65 to 7440
75+30

Hometown Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White842.86%
Other Race612.50%
Hispanic60.84%

Hometown Veterans by Race

Hometown Veterans by Education

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20.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hometown Veterans by Education

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65.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.3%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Hometown Employment by Age

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Hometown Employment by Race

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Hometown 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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82.97%

Born in Hometown

88.31%

Native Born

11.69%

Foreign Born

6.36%

Non Citizen

5.34%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.31% of Hometown residents were born in the United States, with 82.97% having been born in Illinois. 6.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hometown Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19607,4790.00%
19706,729-750-1.05%
19805,324-1,405-2.31%
19904,769-555-1.09%
20004,467-302-0.65%
20104,349-118-0.27%
20114,348-1-0.02%
20124,347-1-0.02%
20134,346-1-0.02%
20144,345-1-0.02%
20154,344-1-0.02%
20164,343-1-0.02%
20174,342-1-0.02%
20184,341-1-0.02%
20194,340-1-0.02%
20204,34330.07%
20214,342-1-0.02%
20224,341-1-0.02%

Hometown Population by Year