Homewood, Illinois Population 2022

19,491
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Homewood is a city located in Cook County Illinois. Homewood has a 2020 population of 19,491. Homewood is currently growing at a rate of 0.07% annually and its population has increased by 0.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,463 in 2010.

The average household income in Homewood is $87,094 with a poverty rate of 7.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,162 per month, and the median house value is $164,500. The median age in Homewood is 40.5 years, 38.1 years for males, and 42.9 years for females.

Homewood Demographics

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

  • White: 47.64%
  • Black or African American: 45.65%
  • Two or more races: 2.96%
  • Asian: 2.56%
  • Other race: 1.03%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Homewood, Illinois is 19,491 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 19,463.

Homewood, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,88747.64%
Black or African American8,51745.65%
Asian4772.56%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander290.16%
Some Other Race1931.03%
Two or More Races5532.96%
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Homewood Population by Race

Homewood Population Pyramid 2022

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Homewood Median Age

39.3


Total

37.4


Male

41.7


Female

Homewood Adults

There are 13,778 adults, (3,108 of whom are seniors) in Homewood.

Homewood Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Homewood Sex Ratio

Female

9,680

51.89%

Male

8,976

48.11%

Homewood Population by Age

Homewood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Homewood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male86.1%13.9%
Married83.4%16.6%
All77.9%22.1%
Female73.7%26.3%
Non Family70.2%29.8%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Homewood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,9642.6377.9
Married3,5043.383.4
Male2022.886.1
Female1,2043.2973.7
Non Family2,0541.0970.2

3.26

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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Homewood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2031.61%
9th to 12th Grade3883.07%
High School Graduate2,47219.58%
Some College3,08124.40%
Associates Degree1,1629.20%
Bachelors Degree3,22525.54%
Graduate Degree2,09616.60%
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Homewood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Homewood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian339327304
White6,2986,1122,871
2+ Races22820683
Black5,2074,9521,887
Other Race14613646
Hispanic521405157
Islander2929

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 89.68%.

Homewood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,130$57,288$41,272
Less Than 9th Grade$30,676$$30,777
High School Graduate$31,061$31,773$25,996
Some College$42,752$60,277$32,185
Bachelors Degree$51,800$70,694$48,471
Graduate Degree$66,234$71,619$59,212

$48,130

Average Earnings

$57,288

Average Male

$41,272

Average Female

Homewood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Homewood Language by Age

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Homewood Language

91.12% of Homewood residents speak only English, while 8.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.84% of the population.

Homewood Language

Homewood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian4777415.51%
Black8,3528249.87%
White7,9815456.83%
OtherNaN%

7.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.48%

Male Poverty Rate

8.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Homewood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Homewood is Asian, with 15.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Homewood is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.08%.

Homewood Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.76%
High School11.78%
Some College7.52%
Bachelors or Greater6.04%

Homewood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.23%
Male Unemployed14.34%
Female Employed2.55%
Female Unemployed21.69%

Homewood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Homewood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$77,013$86,107
Families$91,704$98,469
Married Families$99,053-
Non Families$38,106$54,559
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Income by Household Type

Homewood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Homewood Married by Age and Sex

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Homewood Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Homewood Marital Status by Race

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Homewood Marital Status

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881

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War163
First Gulf War169
Vietnam302
Korea93
World War II61

Homewood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3421
35 to 54318
55 to 64107
65 to 74228
75+207

Homewood Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3364.70%
Black4828.27%
Asian318.91%
Other Race1711.64%
2+ Races155.47%
Hispanic50.71%

Homewood Veterans by Race

Homewood Veterans by Education

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14.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Homewood Veterans by Education

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62.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Homewood Employment by Age

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Homewood Employment by Race

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Homewood 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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77.56%

Born in Homewood

93.59%

Native Born

6.41%

Foreign Born

3.18%

Non Citizen

3.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.59% of Homewood residents were born in the United States, with 77.56% having been born in Illinois. 3.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Homewood Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19303,2270.00%
19404,0788512.37%
19505,8871,8093.74%
196013,3717,4848.55%
197018,8715,5003.51%
198019,7248530.44%
199019,278-446-0.23%
200019,5432650.14%
201019,323-220-0.11%
201119,337140.07%
201219,351140.07%
201319,365140.07%
201419,379140.07%
201519,393140.07%
201619,407140.07%
201719,421140.07%
201819,435140.07%
201919,449140.07%
202019,463140.07%
202119,477140.07%
202219,491140.07%

Homewood Population by Year