Lake in the Hills, Illinois Population 2020

28,879

Lake in the Hills is a city located in McHenry County, Illinois. With a 2020 population of 28,879, it is the 69th largest city in Illinois and the 1329th largest city in the United States. Lake in the Hills is currently growing at a rate of 0.08% annually but its population has decreased by -0.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,965 in 2010. Lake in the Hills reached it's highest population of 29,104 in 2012. Spanning over 10 miles, Lake in the Hills has a population density of 2,828 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lake in the Hills is $104,789 with a poverty rate of 4.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,428 per month, and the median house value is $220,700. The median age in Lake in the Hills is 35.1 years, 34.8 years for males, and 35.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.4 males.

Lake In The Hills Il Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lake In The Hills Il was:

  • White: 88.11%
  • Asian: 5.35%
  • Two or more races: 3.17%
  • Black or African American: 2.38%
  • Other race: 0.98%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lake in the Hills, Illinois is 28,879, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 28,835. The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 28,965.

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25,40588.11%
Asian1,5425.35%
Two or More Races9153.17%
Black or African American6872.38%
Some Other Race2830.98%

Lake In The Hills Il Population Pyramid 2020

Lake In The Hills Il Median Age

35.1


Total

34.8


Male

35.3


Female

Lake In The Hills Il Adults

There are 20,793 adults, (2,183 of whom are seniors) in Lake In The Hills Il.

Lake In The Hills Il Age Dependency

54.9

Age Dependency Ratio

11.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake In The Hills Il Sex Ratio

Female

14,683

50.93%

Male

14,149

49.07%

Lake In The Hills Il Households and Families

Lake In The Hills Il Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake In The Hills Il Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.6%9.4%
All82.9%17.1%
Non Family74.2%25.8%
Female65.5%34.5%
Male56.4%43.6%

82.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,601382.9
Married6,1293.5690.6
Non Family1,9841.2474.2
Female1,0273.0265.5
Male4613.2156.4

3.39

Average Family Size

3

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake In The Hills Il Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3532.00%
9th to 12th Grade6473.66%
High School Graduate4,06422.99%
Some College4,10223.20%
Associates Degree1,97011.14%
Bachelors Degree4,86627.52%
Graduate Degree1,6799.50%

Lake In The Hills Il Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,29813,6285,174
Hispanic1,7931,528368
Asian1,020955673
Black394394203
Multiple Races273273176
Other Race231219

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 65.98%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,733$61,704$40,574
Less Than High School$36,929$37,392$27,266
High School Grad$40,172$50,774$31,678
Some College$50,797$61,079$34,714
Bachelors Degree$62,278$89,063$48,125
Graduate Degree$73,322$105,147$58,073

$51,733

Average Earnings

$61,704

Average Male

$40,574

Average Female

Lake In The Hills Il Language

Lake In The Hills Il Language by Age

Lake In The Hills Il Language

81.90% of Lake In The Hills Il residents speak only English, while 18.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.71% of the population.

Lake In The Hills Il Poverty

Lake In The Hills Il Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,3819144.08%
Asian1,54219512.65%
Hispanic3,4641674.82%
Multiple91510911.91%
Black687314.51%

4.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.76%

Male Poverty Rate

5.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake In The Hills Il

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake In The Hills Il is Asian, with 12.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake In The Hills Il is White, with 4.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.10%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School5.50%
High School4.38%
Some College4.17%
Bachelors or Greater3.53%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed17.38%
Female Unemployed9.01%
Male Employed2.21%
Female Employed1.81%

Lake In The Hills Il Income

Lake In The Hills Il Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$90,984$104,789
Families$97,970$112,383
Married Families$108,266-
Non Families$59,853$67,672

Lake In The Hills Il Marital Status

Lake In The Hills Il Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake In The Hills Il Married by Age and Sex

Lake In The Hills Il 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 55-64.

Lake In The Hills Il Marital Status by Race

Lake In The Hills Il Veterans

954

Number of Veterans

886

Male Veterans

68

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam285
First Gulf War278
Second Gulf War257
World War II16
Korea8
Name Veterans % of Total
White8724.73%
Hispanic612.85%
Black387.93%
2 or More327.90%
Asian121.02%

$Lake In The Hills Il Veterans by Education

0.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake In The Hills Il Employment Status

76.8%

Labor Force Participation

74.4%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Lake In The Hills Il Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

72.04%

Born in Illinois

88.32%

Native Born

11.68%

Foreign Born

3.83%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.32% of Lake In The Hills Il residents were born in the United States, with 72.04% having been born in Illinois. 3.83% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202028,879220.08%
201928,857220.08%
201828,835-4-0.01%
201728,839220.08%
201628,817-129-0.45%
201528,946860.30%
201428,860-56-0.19%
201328,916-188-0.65%
201229,1041870.65%
201128,917-110-0.38%
201029,0275,8752.29%
200023,15217,28614.72%
19905,8662150.37%
19805,6512,4115.72%
19703,2400.00%