Morton Grove, Illinois Population 2021

22,578
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Morton Grove is a city located in Cook County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 22,578, it is the 106th largest city in Illinois and the 1692nd largest city in the United States . Morton Grove is currently declining at a rate of -0.48% annually and its population has decreased by -2.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,270 in 2010. Morton Grove reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 5 miles, Morton Grove has a population density of 4,437 people per square mile.

The average household income in Morton Grove is $101,967 with a poverty rate of 7.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,823 per month, and the median house value is $317,200. The median age in Morton Grove is 47.8 years, 45.1 years for males, and 50 years for females.

Morton Grove Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Morton Grovewas:

  • White: 60.08%
  • Asian: 31.13%
  • Other race: 3.37%
  • Two or more races: 2.80%
  • Black or African American: 2.63%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Morton Grove, Illinois is 22,578 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 22,796.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 23,270.

Morton Grove, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,87160.08%
Asian7,18731.13%
Some Other Race7773.37%
Two or More Races6472.80%
Black or African American6072.63%
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Morton Grove Population by Race

Morton Grove Population Pyramid $2021

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Morton Grove Median Age

47.8


Total

45.1


Male

50


Female

Morton Grove Adults

There are 18,825 adults, (5,930 of whom are seniors) in Morton Grove.

Morton Grove Age Dependency

79.1

Age Dependency Ratio

46

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Morton Grove Sex Ratio

Female

11,727

50.79%

Male

11,362

49.21%

Morton Grove Population by Age

Morton Grove Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Morton Grove Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female78.8%21.2%
Male82.6%17.4%
Non Family84.6%15.4%
All89.7%10.3%
Married93.7%6.3%

89.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Morton Grove Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,3942.7389.7
Married5,1303.3193.7
Non Family2,3491.1384.6
Female6283.778.8
Male2873.3482.6

3.32

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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Morton Grove Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8254.73%
9th to 12th Grade8094.63%
High School Graduate3,70421.22%
Some College3,06617.56%
Associates Degree1,2857.36%
Bachelors Degree4,94828.35%
Graduate Degree2,81916.15%
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Morton Grove Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Morton Grove Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White10,6199,6904,191
Asian5,1014,6362,803
Hispanic1,011835336
Other Race49134581
2+ Races481434369
Black292275123

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 94.18%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 76.72%.

Morton Grove Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,371$56,602$43,314
Less Than 9th Grade$24,293$49,375$12,292
High School Graduate$40,015$45,697$28,523
Some College$38,836$49,500$30,360
Bachelors Degree$60,804$64,216$55,625
Graduate Degree$79,018$91,488$64,258

$52,371

Average Earnings

$56,602

Average Male

$43,314

Average Female

Morton Grove Earnings by Educational Attainment

Morton Grove Language by Age

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Morton Grove Language

46.65% of Morton Grove residents speak only English, while 53.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 26.97% of the population.

Morton Grove Language

Morton Grove Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,0206494.98%
Asian7,1875587.76%
Black60224640.86%
Hispanic1,55518311.77%
Other77713517.37%

7.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.09%

Male Poverty Rate

9.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morton Grove

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morton Grove is Black, with 40.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morton Grove is White, with 4.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.10%.

Morton Grove Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.28%
High School9.45%
Some College5.79%
Bachelors or Greater2.86%

Morton Grove Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed17.36%
Male Unemployed10.87%
Female Employed2.28%
Male Employed2.14%

Morton Grove Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Morton Grove Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$85,360$101,967
Families$100,973$117,823
Married Families$104,392-
Non Families$36,002$57,840
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Income by Household Type

Morton Grove Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.2%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Morton Grove Married by Age and Sex

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Morton Grove Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Morton Grove Marital Status by Race

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Morton Grove Marital Status

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554

Number of Veterans

526

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam178
Korea76
Second Gulf War61
First Gulf War58
World War II57

Morton Grove Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+301
65 to 7484
55 to 6475
35 to 5458
18 to 3436

Morton Grove Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4283.61%
Asian1001.85%
Hispanic413.59%
Black173.56%
Other Race91.57%

Morton Grove Veterans by Race

Morton Grove Veterans by Education

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2.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morton Grove Veterans by Education

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60.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Morton Grove Employment by Age

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Morton Grove Employment by Race

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Morton Grove 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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51.83%

Born in Morton Grove

60.98%

Native Born

39.02%

Foreign Born

8.18%

Non Citizen

30.84%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

60.98% of Morton Grove residents were born in the United States, with 51.83% having been born in Illinois. 8.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Morton Grove Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202122,578-109-0.48%
202022,687-109-0.48%
201922,796-109-0.48%
201822,905-178-0.77%
201723,083-200-0.86%
201623,283-133-0.57%
201523,416-65-0.28%
201423,481-26-0.11%
201323,507500.21%
201223,4571060.45%
201123,3511020.44%
201023,2497980.35%
200022,451430.02%
199022,408-1,339-0.58%
198023,747-2,622-1.04%
197026,3695,8362.53%
196020,53316,60717.99%
19503,9260.00%

Morton Grove Population by Year