Park Ridge, Illinois Population 2020

36,818

Park Ridge is a city located in Cook County, Illinois. With a 2020 population of 36,818, it is the 50th largest city in Illinois and the 1071st largest city in the United States. Park Ridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.57% annually and its population has decreased by -1.77% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 37,480 in 2010. Park Ridge reached it's highest population of 42,614 in 1970. Spanning over 7 miles, Park Ridge has a population density of 5,195 people per square mile.

The average household income in Park Ridge is $140,124 with a poverty rate of 4.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,412 per month, and the median house value is $426,700. The median age in Park Ridge is 44.4 years, 42.2 years for males, and 46.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.8 males.

Park Ridge Il Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Park Ridge Il was:

  • White: 91.94%
  • Asian: 4.41%
  • Two or more races: 2.14%
  • Other race: 0.82%
  • Black or African American: 0.43%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Park Ridge, Illinois is 36,818, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 37,240. The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 37,480.

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White34,72091.94%
Asian1,6664.41%
Two or More Races8072.14%
Some Other Race3090.82%
Black or African American1610.43%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1010.27%

Park Ridge Il Population Pyramid 2020

Park Ridge Il Median Age

44.4


Total

42.2


Male

46.5


Female

Park Ridge Il Adults

There are 28,257 adults, (7,225 of whom are seniors) in Park Ridge Il.

Park Ridge Il Age Dependency

79.6

Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Park Ridge Il Sex Ratio

Female

19,382

51.32%

Male

18,382

48.68%

Park Ridge Il Households and Families

Park Ridge Il Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Park Ridge Il Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.3%6.7%
All82.4%17.6%
Female73.4%26.6%
Male68.4%31.6%
Non Family64.6%35.4%

82.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,2452.6182.4
Married8,4483.3193.3
Non Family4,3111.1264.6
Female1,1472.9873.4
Male3393.1268.4

3.24

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Park Ridge Il Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6272.41%
9th to 12th Grade5171.99%
High School Graduate3,93915.12%
Some College3,97815.27%
Associates Degree1,7546.73%
Bachelors Degree8,59733.01%
Graduate Degree6,63225.46%

Park Ridge Il Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,25022,32513,603
Hispanic1,2811,132467
Asian1,1961,162990
Other Race18910419
Multiple Races173173124
Black1028526
Islander464627

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 82.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$65,640$82,282$47,922
Less Than High School$31,944$52,500$23,438
High School Grad$39,679$58,716$27,262
Some College$50,778$58,043$41,534
Bachelors Degree$70,362$93,125$52,519
Graduate Degree$99,706$126,532$71,500

$65,640

Average Earnings

$82,282

Average Male

$47,922

Average Female

Park Ridge Il Language

Park Ridge Il Language by Age

Park Ridge Il Language

78.52% of Park Ridge Il residents speak only English, while 21.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 14.00% of the population.

Park Ridge Il Poverty

Park Ridge Il Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,4471,3864.27%
Hispanic2,2571627.18%
Multiple79014418.23%
Other3016421.26%
Asian1,664321.92%
Black831012.05%

4.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.31%

Male Poverty Rate

4.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Park Ridge Il

The race most likely to be in poverty in Park Ridge Il is Other, with 21.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Park Ridge Il is Asian, with 1.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.46%
High School5.06%
Some College4.45%
Bachelors or Greater3.08%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed11.60%
Female Unemployed11.40%
Female Employed3.52%
Male Employed1.67%

Park Ridge Il Income

Park Ridge Il Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$102,416$140,124
Families$139,167$171,113
Married Families$151,585-
Non Families$51,678$67,045

Park Ridge Il Marital Status

Park Ridge Il Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Park Ridge Il Married by Age and Sex

Park Ridge Il 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.

Park Ridge Il Marital Status by Race

Park Ridge Il Veterans

1,286

Number of Veterans

1,255

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam577
Korea211
World War II143
Second Gulf War121
First Gulf War87
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2584.78%
2 or More188.65%
Hispanic100.67%
Black108.33%

$Park Ridge Il Veterans by Education

0.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Park Ridge Il Employment Status

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Park Ridge 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

70.65%

Born in Illinois

85.23%

Native Born

14.77%

Foreign Born

3.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

85.23% of Park Ridge Il residents were born in the United States, with 70.65% having been born in Illinois. 3.30% 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
202036,818-211-0.57%
201937,029-211-0.57%
201837,240-205-0.55%
201737,445-211-0.56%
201637,656-156-0.41%
201537,812-111-0.29%
201437,923-1-0.00%
201337,9241320.35%
201237,7921490.40%
201137,6431250.33%
201037,518-257-0.07%
200037,7751,6000.43%
199036,175-2,529-0.67%
198038,704-3,910-0.96%
197042,6149,9552.70%
196032,65916,0577.00%
195016,6024,5393.25%
194012,0631,6461.48%
193010,4177,03411.90%
19203,3830.00%