Preston Heights, Illinois Population 2022

2,962
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Preston Heights is a city located in Illinois. Preston Heights has a 2020 population of 2,962. Preston Heights is currently growing at a rate of 1.09% annually and its population has increased by 2.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,898 in 2010.

The average household income in Preston Heights is $67,089 with a poverty rate of 31.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $953 per month, and the median house value is $118,000. 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 Heightswas:

  • Black or African American: 43.06%
  • White: 37.68%
  • Other race: 12.26%
  • Two or more races: 6.72%
  • Asian: 0.28%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Preston Heights, Illinois is 2,962 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,898.

Preston Heights, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White95337.68%
Black or African American1,08943.06%
Asian70.28%
Some Other Race31012.26%
Two or More Races1706.72%
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Preston Heights Population by Race

Preston Heights Population Pyramid 2022

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Preston Heights Median Age

35.3


Total

35.4


Male

35.3


Female

Preston Heights Adults

There are 1,884 adults, (403 of whom are seniors) in Preston Heights.

Preston Heights Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Preston Heights Sex Ratio

Female

1,310

51.80%

Male

1,219

48.20%

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
Married79.4%20.6%
All49.9%50.1%
Female41.1%58.9%
Non Family37.9%62.1%
Male26.7%73.3%

49.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Preston Heights Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9642.649.9
Married2823.5879.4
Male754.5326.7
Female2143.1641.1
Non Family3931.2237.9

3.43

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Preston Heights Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade17810.50%
9th to 12th Grade25214.87%
High School Graduate63937.70%
Some College36021.24%
Associates Degree824.84%
Bachelors Degree1337.85%
Graduate Degree513.01%
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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
Black803632121
White47339748
2+ Races36243
Other Race22910412
Hispanic37620512
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 15.07%.

Preston Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,422$30,735$20,942
Less Than 9th Grade$15,541$$
High School Graduate$23,476$24,620$22,243
Some College$19,828$$18,750
Bachelors Degree$38,750$41,250$38,438
Graduate Degree$$141,000$

$22,422

Average Earnings

$30,735

Average Male

$20,942

Average Female

Preston Heights Earnings by Educational Attainment

Preston Heights Language by Age

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Preston Heights Language

77.59% of Preston Heights residents speak only English, while 22.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.86% of the population.

Preston Heights Language

Preston Heights Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian77100.00%
Hispanic68832246.80%
Black1,08935032.14%
White61010817.70%
Other75NaN%
Multiple1702615.29%

31.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.86%

Male Poverty Rate

33.21%

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 Multiple, with 15.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 42.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.88%.

Preston Heights Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade52.79%
High School19.72%
Some College20.36%
Bachelors or Greater6.52%

Preston Heights Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed14.71%
Male Unemployed37.84%
Female Employed22.30%
Female Unemployed29.82%

Preston Heights Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Preston Heights Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,130$53,512
Families$39,241$63,037
Married Families$69,792-
Non Families$24,432$34,995
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Income by Household Type

Preston Heights Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.9%

Male Marriage Rate

32.1%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Preston Heights Marital Status by Race

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Preston Heights Marital Status

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103

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War7
First Gulf War
Vietnam78
Korea4
World War II

Preston Heights Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 347
35 to 54
55 to 6427
65 to 7453
75+16

Preston Heights Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White436.05%
Black576.70%
2+ Races33.49%

Preston Heights Veterans by Race

Preston Heights Veterans by Education

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6.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Preston Heights Veterans by Education

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60.9%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

8%

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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70.66%

Born in Preston Heights

87.07%

Native Born

12.93%

Foreign Born

11.47%

Non Citizen

1.46%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.07% of Preston Heights residents were born in the United States, with 70.66% having been born in Illinois. 11.47% 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

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,5750.00%
20112,607321.24%
20122,639321.23%
20132,671321.21%
20142,703321.20%
20152,735321.18%
20162,767321.17%
20172,799321.16%
20182,831321.14%
20192,863321.13%
20202,898351.22%
20212,930321.10%
20222,962321.09%

Preston Heights Population by Year