Palos Park, Illinois Population 2022

4,909
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Palos Park is a city located in Cook County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 4,909, it is the 338th largest city in Illinois and the 6677th largest city in the United States. Palos Park is currently growing at a rate of 0.10% annually and its population has increased by 0.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,899 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Palos Park has a population density of 774 people per square mile.

The average household income in Palos Park is $129,422 with a poverty rate of 3.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,617 per month, and the median house value is $383,900. The median age in Palos Park is 53.6 years, 53.5 years for males, and 53.7 years for females.

Palos Park Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Palos Parkwas:

  • White: 91.80%
  • Other race: 4.56%
  • Two or more races: 1.80%
  • Asian: 0.94%
  • Black or African American: 0.90%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Palos Park, Illinois is 4,909 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,899.

Palos Park, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Palos Park Population by Race

Palos Park Population Pyramid 2022

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Palos Park Median Age

58.8


Total

58.6


Male

58.9


Female

Palos Park Adults

There are 4,019 adults, (1,662 of whom are seniors) in Palos Park.

Palos Park Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

70.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Palos Park Sex Ratio

Female

2,620

54.82%

Male

2,159

45.18%

Palos Park Population by Age

Palos Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Palos Park Household Types

88.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Palos Park Households and Families

2.79

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Palos Park Households by Type

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Palos Park Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Palos Park Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Palos Park Educational Attainment by Race

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$81,017

Average Earnings

$101,061

Average Male

$40,078

Average Female

Palos Park Earnings by Educational Attainment

Palos Park Language by Age

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Palos Park Language

86.54% of Palos Park residents speak only English, while 13.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 12.16% of the population.

Palos Park Language

Palos Park Poverty by Race

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3.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.84%

Male Poverty Rate

3.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palos Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Palos Park is Black, with 22.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palos Park is Hispanic, with 1.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.95%.

Palos Park Poverty

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Palos Park Poverty Rate by Education

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Palos Park Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Palos Park Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Palos Park Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

64.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.5%

Male Marriage Rate

60.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Palos Park Married by Age and Sex

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Palos Park 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.

Palos Park Marital Status by Race

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Palos Park Marital Status

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304

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Palos Park Veterans by War

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Palos Park Veterans by Age

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Palos Park Veterans by Race

Palos Park Veterans by Education

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3.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palos Park Veterans by Education

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50.6%

Labor Force Participation

49.4%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Palos Park Employment by Age

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Palos Park Employment by Race

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Palos Park 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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78.13%

Born in Palos Park

87.01%

Native Born

12.99%

Foreign Born

4.81%

Non Citizen

8.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.01% of Palos Park residents were born in the United States, with 78.13% having been born in Illinois. 4.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Palos Park Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Palos Park Population by Year