Lincolnwood, Illinois Population 2021

12,075
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Lincolnwood is a city located in Cook County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 12,075, it is the 199th largest city in Illinois and the 2712th largest city in the United States . Lincolnwood is currently declining at a rate of -0.70% annually and its population has decreased by -4.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,590 in 2010. Lincolnwood reached it's highest population of 12,929 in 1970. Spanning over 3 miles, Lincolnwood has a population density of 4,486 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lincolnwood is $124,036 with a poverty rate of 6.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,894 per month, and the median house value is $396,100. The median age in Lincolnwood is 46.6 years, 45.3 years for males, and 47.5 years for females.

Lincolnwood Demographics

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

  • White: 63.45%
  • Asian: 27.98%
  • Two or more races: 5.94%
  • Black or African American: 1.93%
  • Other race: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lincolnwood, Illinois is 12,075 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,330.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,590.

Lincolnwood, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,88963.45%
Asian3,47927.98%
Two or More Races7385.94%
Black or African American2401.93%
Some Other Race740.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.11%
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Lincolnwood Population by Race

Lincolnwood Population Pyramid $2021

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Lincolnwood Median Age

46.6


Total

45.3


Male

47.5


Female

Lincolnwood Adults

There are 9,758 adults, (3,138 of whom are seniors) in Lincolnwood.

Lincolnwood Age Dependency

87.8

Age Dependency Ratio

47.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincolnwood Sex Ratio

Female

6,420

51.63%

Male

6,014

48.37%

Lincolnwood Population by Age

Lincolnwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lincolnwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female88.3%11.7%
Married86.6%13.4%
All83.3%16.7%
Non Family75.4%24.6%
Male71.7%28.3%

83.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincolnwood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2982.8883.3
Married2,7533.5686.6
Non Family1,1171.0675.4
Female2902.8288.3
Male1384.1171.7

3.49

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

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Lincolnwood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4795.31%
9th to 12th Grade3804.21%
High School Graduate1,63518.12%
Some College1,20813.39%
Associates Degree4835.35%
Bachelors Degree2,94432.63%
Graduate Degree1,89420.99%
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Lincolnwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lincolnwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,3744,9523,028
Asian2,4052,0661,335
Hispanic663607267
2+ Races535493211
Black13413465
Other Race6647
Native American1414

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 white people with a rate of 56.35%.

Lincolnwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,765$67,822$36,619
Less Than 9th Grade$25,500$41,793$14,583
High School Graduate$38,125$65,795$26,269
Some College$37,083$45,179$26,375
Bachelors Degree$60,385$69,135$48,859
Graduate Degree$86,510$105,640$70,417

$52,765

Average Earnings

$67,822

Average Male

$36,619

Average Female

Lincolnwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lincolnwood Language by Age

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Lincolnwood Language

41.24% of Lincolnwood residents speak only English, while 58.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 31.53% of the population.

Lincolnwood Language

Lincolnwood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,8223905.72%
Asian3,4793339.57%
Multiple738283.79%
Black235145.96%
Hispanic1,18570.59%
Other7479.46%

6.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.12%

Male Poverty Rate

6.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincolnwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincolnwood is Asian, with 9.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincolnwood is Hispanic, with 0.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.47%.

Lincolnwood Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College11.12%
Less Than 9th Grade10.71%
High School9.07%
Bachelors or Greater3.59%

Lincolnwood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed22.45%
Female Unemployed18.54%
Male Employed3.47%
Female Employed3.25%

Lincolnwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lincolnwood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$95,030$124,036
Families$111,510$140,894
Married Families$119,613-
Non Families$41,851$74,790
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Income by Household Type

Lincolnwood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.2%

Male Marriage Rate

58.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincolnwood Married by Age and Sex

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Lincolnwood 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.

Lincolnwood Marital Status by Race

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Lincolnwood Marital Status

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311

Number of Veterans

302

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II101
Korea68
Vietnam45
First Gulf War18
Second Gulf War6

Lincolnwood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+247
65 to 7440
35 to 5424
55 to 64
18 to 34

Lincolnwood Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2724.32%
Asian230.87%
Hispanic172.20%
Other Race1015.15%
Black63.92%

Lincolnwood Veterans by Race

Lincolnwood Veterans by Education

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2.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincolnwood Veterans by Education

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53.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.3%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lincolnwood Employment by Age

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Lincolnwood Employment by Race

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Lincolnwood 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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55.31%

Born in Lincolnwood

65.74%

Native Born

34.26%

Foreign Born

7.71%

Non Citizen

26.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

65.74% of Lincolnwood residents were born in the United States, with 55.31% having been born in Illinois. 7.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lincolnwood Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202112,075-85-0.70%
202012,160-85-0.69%
201912,245-85-0.69%
201812,330-127-1.02%
201712,457-107-0.85%
201612,564-85-0.67%
201512,649-49-0.39%
201412,698-11-0.09%
201312,709300.24%
201212,679420.33%
201112,637390.31%
201012,5982390.19%
200012,3599940.84%
199011,365-556-0.48%
198011,921-1,008-0.81%
197012,9291,1850.97%
196011,7448,67214.35%
19503,0720.00%

Lincolnwood Population by Year