Robbins, Illinois Population 2021

5,428
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Robbins is a city located in Cook County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 5,428, it is the 315th largest city in Illinois and the 4546th largest city in the United States . Robbins is currently declining at a rate of -0.09% annually but its population has increased by 1.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,337 in 2010. Robbins reached it's highest population of 9,641 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, Robbins has a population density of 3,746 people per square mile.

The average household income in Robbins is $40,164 with a poverty rate of 41.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $894 per month, and the median house value is $76,400. The median age in Robbins is 35.1 years, 33.5 years for males, and 36.1 years for females.

Robbins Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 84.22%
  • White: 13.06%
  • Two or more races: 1.79%
  • Other race: 0.52%
  • Asian: 0.42%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Robbins, Illinois is 5,428 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,443.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,337.

Robbins, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American4,24284.22%
White65813.06%
Two or More Races901.79%
Some Other Race260.52%
Asian210.42%
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Robbins Population by Race

Robbins Population Pyramid $2021

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Robbins Median Age

35.1


Total

33.5


Male

36.1


Female

Robbins Adults

There are 3,858 adults, (805 of whom are seniors) in Robbins.

Robbins Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

26.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Robbins Sex Ratio

Female

2,635

52.31%

Male

2,402

47.69%

Robbins Population by Age

Robbins Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Robbins Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married70.4%29.6%
Female53.4%46.6%
All51.8%48.2%
Non Family36.7%63.3%

51.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Robbins Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5482.8851.8
Non Family7061.1336.7
Married4154.0170.4
Female3784.6353.4
Male495.1100

4.27

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

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Robbins Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2547.31%
9th to 12th Grade40811.73%
High School Graduate1,04129.94%
Some College1,05730.40%
Associates Degree3018.66%
Bachelors Degree1734.98%
Graduate Degree2436.99%
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Robbins Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Robbins Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black3,1132,592415
Hispanic219103
White1401071
2+ Races2216
Asian2112

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 83.26%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 13.33%.

Robbins Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,560$24,821$26,731
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$20,394$20,764$18,462
Some College$30,260$30,332$30,211
Bachelors Degree$55,859$$56,484
Graduate Degree$21,181$21,319$

$25,560

Average Earnings

$24,821

Average Male

$26,731

Average Female

Robbins Earnings by Educational Attainment

Robbins Language by Age

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Robbins Language

91.09% of Robbins residents speak only English, while 8.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.63% of the population.

Robbins Language

Robbins Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,1661,59138.19%
White259259100.00%
Hispanic42315737.12%
Multiple906875.56%
Asian1212100.00%

41.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

40.78%

Male Poverty Rate

43.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Robbins

The race most likely to be in poverty in Robbins is White, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Robbins is Hispanic, with 37.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 53.18%.

Robbins Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade58.93%
High School46.82%
Some College27.10%
Bachelors or Greater19.80%

Robbins Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed87.50%
Male Unemployed50.68%
Female Employed16.71%
Male Employed15.39%

Robbins Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Robbins Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$27,209$40,164
Families$52,647$54,417
Married Families$63,050-
Non Families$14,833$21,366
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Income by Household Type

Robbins Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

22.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

22.6%

Male Marriage Rate

21.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Robbins Married by Age and Sex

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Robbins 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 45-54.

Robbins Marital Status by Race

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Robbins Marital Status

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284

Number of Veterans

258

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam125
First Gulf War65
Korea20
World War II14
Second Gulf War11

Robbins Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7479
75+75
35 to 5470
55 to 6460
18 to 34

Robbins Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black2838.18%
White10.28%

Robbins Veterans by Race

Robbins Veterans by Education

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24.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Robbins Veterans by Education

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43.4%

Labor Force Participation

38.9%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Robbins Employment by Age

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Robbins Employment by Race

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Robbins 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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85.23%

Born in Robbins

96.37%

Native Born

3.63%

Foreign Born

2.46%

Non Citizen

1.17%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.37% of Robbins residents were born in the United States, with 85.23% having been born in Illinois. 2.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Robbins Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,428-5-0.09%
20205,433-5-0.09%
20195,438-5-0.09%
20185,443-26-0.48%
20175,469-14-0.26%
20165,483-7-0.13%
20155,49010.02%
20145,489260.48%
20135,463340.63%
20125,429410.76%
20115,388420.79%
20105,346-1,289-2.14%
20006,635-863-1.22%
19907,498-1,355-1.65%
19808,853-788-0.85%
19709,6412,1302.53%
19607,5112,7454.65%
19504,7660.00%

Robbins Population by Year