Preston Heights, Illinois Population 2021

2,651
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Preston Heights is a city located in Illinois. Preston Heights has a 2020 population of 2,651. Preston Heights is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,575 in 2010. Preston Heights reached it's highest population of 2,921 in 2013.

The average household income in Preston Heights is $67,089 with a poverty rate of 19.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $988 per month, and the median house value is $99,900. The median age in Preston Heights is 34.3 years, 31.9 years for males, and 35.9 years for females.

Preston Heights Demographics

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

  • White: 47.00%
  • Black or African American: 37.95%
  • Other race: 9.54%
  • Two or more races: 5.24%
  • Asian: 0.26%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Preston Heights, Illinois is 2,651 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,565.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,575.

Preston Heights, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,24647.00%
Black or African American1,00637.95%
Some Other Race2539.54%
Two or More Races1395.24%
Asian70.26%
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Preston Heights Population by Race

Preston Heights Population Pyramid $2021

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Preston Heights Median Age

34.3


Total

31.9


Male

35.9


Female

Preston Heights Adults

There are 1,989 adults, (361 of whom are seniors) in Preston Heights.

Preston Heights Age Dependency

62.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Preston Heights Sex Ratio

Female

1,277

48.17%

Male

1,374

51.83%

Preston Heights Population by Age

Preston Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Preston Heights Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.6%12.4%
All62.3%37.7%
Female54.5%45.5%
Non Family51.6%48.4%
Male21.2%78.8%

62.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Preston Heights Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8912.9562.3
Non Family3411.3151.6
Married3064.1487.6
Female1783.4654.5
Male664.5521.2

3.83

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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Preston Heights Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1679.45%
9th to 12th Grade23013.01%
High School Graduate66837.78%
Some College37921.44%
Associates Degree794.47%
Bachelors Degree1598.99%
Graduate Degree864.86%
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Preston Heights Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Preston Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black758662135
White54544992
Hispanic41622614
Other Race17011414
2+ Races42274
Asian77

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 black people with a rate of 17.81%.

Preston Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,210$30,974$24,327
Less Than 9th Grade$30,066$30,768$
High School Graduate$24,107$24,837$23,224
Some College$19,438$$16,821
Bachelors Degree$42,986$42,589$44,375
Graduate Degree$75,341$$75,227

$30,210

Average Earnings

$30,974

Average Male

$24,327

Average Female

Preston Heights Earnings by Educational Attainment

Preston Heights Language by Age

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Preston Heights Language

73.72% of Preston Heights residents speak only English, while 26.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.75% of the population.

Preston Heights Language

Preston Heights Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic85827131.59%
Black1,00613413.32%
White66910315.40%
Multiple1393021.58%
Other253166.32%
Asian77100.00%

19.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.03%

Male Poverty Rate

23.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Preston Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Preston Heights is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Preston Heights is Other, with 6.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.58%.

Preston Heights Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.49%
Some College19.21%
High School9.88%
Bachelors or Greater5.31%

Preston Heights Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed66.67%
Female Unemployed43.18%
Male Employed10.70%
Female Employed10.68%

Preston Heights Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Preston Heights Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,196$67,089
Families$52,429$74,159
Married Families$74,853-
Non Families$37,610$49,977
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Income by Household Type

Preston Heights Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.2%

Male Marriage Rate

33.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Preston Heights Married by Age and Sex

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Preston Heights 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 35-44.

Preston Heights Marital Status by Race

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Preston Heights Marital Status

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115

Number of Veterans

104

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam78
Second Gulf War21
First Gulf War5
Korea4
World War II

Preston Heights Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6437
65 to 7435
18 to 3421
75+17
35 to 545

Preston Heights Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White687.46%
Black435.13%
2+ Races46.56%

Preston Heights Veterans by Race

Preston Heights Veterans by Education

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6.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Preston Heights Veterans by Education

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67.9%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Preston Heights Employment by Age

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Preston Heights Employment by Race

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Preston Heights 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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66.28%

Born in Preston Heights

85.18%

Native Born

14.82%

Foreign Born

12.26%

Non Citizen

2.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.18% of Preston Heights residents were born in the United States, with 66.28% having been born in Illinois. 12.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Preston Heights Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,6510.00%
20202,6510.00%
20192,651863.35%
20182,565-252-8.95%
20172,817-99-3.40%
20162,91690.31%
20152,9071876.88%
20142,720-201-6.88%
20132,9211445.19%
20122,777-50-1.77%
20112,8272529.79%
20102,5750.00%

Preston Heights Population by Year