Justice, Illinois Population 2021

12,450
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Justice is a city located in Cook County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 12,450, it is the 190th largest city in Illinois and the 2644th largest city in the United States . Justice is currently declining at a rate of -0.63% annually and its population has decreased by -3.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,926 in 2010. Justice reached it's highest population of 13,069 in 2013. Spanning over 3 miles, Justice has a population density of 4,384 people per square mile.

The average household income in Justice is $66,749 with a poverty rate of 17.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,069 per month, and the median house value is $180,600. The median age in Justice is 32.8 years, 32.7 years for males, and 32.8 years for females.

Justice Demographics

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

  • White: 72.52%
  • Black or African American: 21.01%
  • Other race: 2.27%
  • Asian: 2.20%
  • Two or more races: 1.77%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Justice, Illinois is 12,450 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,687.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,926.

Justice, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,28372.52%
Black or African American2,68921.01%
Some Other Race2912.27%
Asian2812.20%
Two or More Races2271.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native290.23%
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Justice Population by Race

Justice Population Pyramid $2021

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Justice Median Age

32.8


Total

32.7


Male

32.8


Female

Justice Adults

There are 9,351 adults, (1,386 of whom are seniors) in Justice.

Justice Age Dependency

60.7

Age Dependency Ratio

17.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Justice Sex Ratio

Female

6,844

53.47%

Male

5,956

46.53%

Justice Population by Age

Justice Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Justice Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married66.3%33.7%
All52.2%47.8%
Non Family49.4%50.6%
Male38%62%
Female29.3%70.7%

52.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Justice Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6002.7852.2
Married1,9733.6366.3
Non Family1,4631.149.4
Female8513.4829.3
Male3133.3838

3.47

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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Justice Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4785.89%
9th to 12th Grade7329.02%
High School Graduate2,96736.57%
Some College1,79522.12%
Associates Degree8079.95%
Bachelors Degree87410.77%
Graduate Degree4605.67%
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Justice Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Justice Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,2574,465863
Black1,5021,309137
Hispanic1,168959235
Other Race21117388
Asian18917399
2+ Races10210231
Native American2912

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.38%.

Justice Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,745$45,093$26,325
Less Than 9th Grade$26,546$32,917$9,177
High School Graduate$32,145$44,444$19,274
Some College$38,155$51,964$30,373
Bachelors Degree$42,109$44,101$34,306
Graduate Degree$54,891$97,083$

$35,745

Average Earnings

$45,093

Average Male

$26,325

Average Female

Justice Earnings by Educational Attainment

Justice Language by Age

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Justice Language

54.54% of Justice residents speak only English, while 45.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 25.86% of the population.

Justice Language

Justice Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,70988511.48%
Black2,68983831.16%
Hispanic2,05237718.37%
Asian2817928.11%
Multiple227167.05%

17.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.08%

Male Poverty Rate

20.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Justice

The race most likely to be in poverty in Justice is Black, with 31.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Justice is Multiple, with 7.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.05%.

Justice Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.27%
Bachelors or Greater11.99%
Some College11.22%
High School8.43%

Justice Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed29.28%
Female Unemployed27.88%
Female Employed7.78%
Male Employed6.34%

Justice Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Justice Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,017$66,749
Families$58,027$75,290
Married Families$70,938-
Non Families$35,799$43,886
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Income by Household Type

Justice Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.2%

Male Marriage Rate

39.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Justice Married by Age and Sex

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Justice 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 35-44.

Justice Marital Status by Race

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Justice Marital Status

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297

Number of Veterans

274

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam114
First Gulf War45
Second Gulf War32
Korea28
World War II

Justice Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7498
75+81
55 to 6453
35 to 5445
18 to 3420

Justice Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2553.72%
Black422.22%
Hispanic161.13%

Justice Veterans by Race

Justice Veterans by Education

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9.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Justice Veterans by Education

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66.5%

Labor Force Participation

62%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Justice Employment by Age

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Justice Employment by Race

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Justice 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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66.80%

Born in Justice

73.80%

Native Born

26.20%

Foreign Born

14.91%

Non Citizen

11.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

73.80% of Justice residents were born in the United States, with 66.80% having been born in Illinois. 14.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Justice Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202112,450-79-0.63%
202012,529-79-0.63%
201912,608-79-0.62%
201812,687-125-0.98%
201712,812-100-0.77%
201612,912-87-0.67%
201512,999-55-0.42%
201413,054-15-0.11%
201313,069240.18%
201213,045390.30%
201113,006700.54%
201012,9367430.59%
200012,1931,0560.91%
199011,1375850.54%
198010,5521,0791.08%
19709,4736,67012.95%
19602,8030.00%

Justice Population by Year