Palatine, Illinois Population 2022

67,778
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Palatine is a city located in Cook County Illinois. Palatine has a 2020 population of 67,778. Palatine is currently declining at a rate of -0.10% annually and its population has decreased by -0.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 67,908 in 2010.

The average household income in Palatine is $109,952 with a poverty rate of 9.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,236 per month, and the median house value is $286,600. The median age in Palatine is 38.2 years, 38.2 years for males, and 38.3 years for females.

Palatine Demographics

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

  • White: 68.16%
  • Other race: 13.25%
  • Asian: 11.17%
  • Two or more races: 3.66%
  • Black or African American: 3.27%
  • Native American: 0.46%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Palatine, Illinois is 67,778 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 67,908.

Palatine, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White46,26168.16%
Black or African American2,2183.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native3150.46%
Asian7,58311.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander200.03%
Some Other Race8,99113.25%
Two or More Races2,4873.66%
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Palatine Population by Race

Palatine Population Pyramid 2022

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Palatine Median Age

37.8


Total

37.9


Male

37.8


Female

Palatine Adults

There are 51,597 adults, (9,447 of whom are seniors) in Palatine.

Palatine Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Palatine Sex Ratio

Female

35,512

52.32%

Male

32,363

47.68%

Palatine Population by Age

Palatine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Palatine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
All67.7%32.3%
Non Family61.6%38.4%
Male58.2%41.8%
Female37.3%62.7%

67.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Palatine Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,8042.5267.7
Married12,5993.1681
Male1,4203.7158.2
Female3,1013.2537.3
Non Family9,6841.2861.6

3.15

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Palatine Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,9866.31%
9th to 12th Grade1,2092.56%
High School Graduate7,34115.52%
Some College8,58018.14%
Associates Degree3,3207.02%
Bachelors Degree14,81031.32%
Graduate Degree9,04419.12%
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Palatine Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Palatine Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander201818
Asian5,4205,1263,888
White32,98231,94118,277
Black1,3921,350566
2+ Races842685309
Hispanic6,9814,224886
Other Race4,4092,196370
Native American13586

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 96.98%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 90.00%.

Palatine Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,204$59,773$40,875
Less Than 9th Grade$21,967$21,795$23,398
High School Graduate$33,715$41,975$27,121
Some College$37,169$48,675$32,144
Bachelors Degree$63,260$76,841$52,554
Graduate Degree$83,770$108,981$67,560

$50,204

Average Earnings

$59,773

Average Male

$40,875

Average Female

Palatine Earnings by Educational Attainment

Palatine Language by Age

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Palatine Language

63.48% of Palatine residents speak only English, while 36.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.71% of the population.

Palatine Language

Palatine Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic13,9423,69526.50%
Black2,16546021.25%
Multiple2,45336915.04%
Asian7,5835236.90%
White42,6522,0754.86%
Other2,600NaN%

9.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.67%

Male Poverty Rate

10.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palatine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Palatine is Hispanic, with 26.50% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.70%.

Palatine Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.66%
High School7.17%
Some College8.35%
Bachelors or Greater3.10%

Palatine Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.47%
Male Unemployed17.35%
Female Employed5.01%
Female Unemployed15.80%

Palatine Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Palatine Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$83,495$109,987
Families$108,166$129,358
Married Families$124,607-
Non Families$54,916$72,407
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Income by Household Type

Palatine Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Palatine Married by Age and Sex

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Palatine 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 55-64.

Palatine Marital Status by Race

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Palatine Marital Status

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1,783

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War303
First Gulf War300
Vietnam654
Korea153
World War II143

Palatine Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34172
35 to 54317
55 to 64198
65 to 74344
75+752

Palatine Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5734.16%
Black402.55%
Asian951.66%
Islander210.00%
Other Race260.50%
2+ Races474.41%
Hispanic660.79%

Palatine Veterans by Race

Palatine Veterans by Education

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0.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palatine Veterans by Education

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73.6%

Labor Force Participation

70.2%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Palatine Employment by Age

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Palatine Employment by Race

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Palatine 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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59.98%

Born in Palatine

75.45%

Native Born

24.55%

Foreign Born

12.45%

Non Citizen

12.10%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

75.45% of Palatine residents were born in the United States, with 59.98% having been born in Illinois. 12.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Palatine Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19009000.00%
19402,2001,3002.26%
19504,0791,8796.37%
196011,5047,42510.93%
197026,05014,5468.52%
198032,1716,1212.13%
199039,2537,0822.01%
200065,47926,2265.25%
201068,5573,0780.46%
201168,492-65-0.09%
201268,427-65-0.09%
201368,362-65-0.09%
201468,297-65-0.10%
201568,232-65-0.10%
201668,167-65-0.10%
201768,102-65-0.10%
201868,037-65-0.10%
201967,972-65-0.10%
202067,908-64-0.09%
202167,843-65-0.10%
202267,778-65-0.10%

Palatine Population by Year