Schaumburg, Illinois Population 2021

127,207
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Schaumburg is a city located in Cook County Illinois. Schaumburg has a 2020 population of 127,207. Schaumburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.61% annually and its population has decreased by -3.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 131,521 in 2010. Schaumburg reached it's highest population of 132,667 in 2013.

The average household income in Schaumburg is $98,227 with a poverty rate of 5.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,403 per month, and the median house value is $257,800. The median age in Schaumburg is 38.7 years, 37.8 years for males, and 40 years for females.

Schaumburg Demographics

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

  • White: 62.51%
  • Asian: 21.61%
  • Other race: 7.99%
  • Black or African American: 3.99%
  • Two or more races: 3.17%
  • Native American: 0.59%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.14%
The current population of Schaumburg, Illinois is 127,207 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 129,559.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 131,521.

Schaumburg, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White81,60462.51%
Asian28,20521.61%
Some Other Race10,4327.99%
Black or African American5,2123.99%
Two or More Races4,1343.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native7710.59%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1860.14%
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Schaumburg Population by Race

Schaumburg Population Pyramid $2021

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Schaumburg Median Age

38.7


Total

37.8


Male

40


Female

Schaumburg Adults

There are 101,539 adults, (19,011 of whom are seniors) in Schaumburg.

Schaumburg Age Dependency

58.2

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Schaumburg Sex Ratio

Female

66,986

51.31%

Male

63,558

48.69%

Schaumburg Population by Age

Schaumburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Schaumburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.6%19.4%
All70.5%29.5%
Non Family58.7%41.3%
Female56.9%43.1%
Male53.6%46.4%

70.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Schaumburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All48,2372.6970.5
Married26,9403.3780.6
Non Family14,5851.258.7
Female4,7673.1556.9
Male1,9453.2453.6

3.28

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Schaumburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,3173.60%
9th to 12th Grade3,1563.43%
High School Graduate19,96021.67%
Some College17,88419.42%
Associates Degree7,2597.88%
Bachelors Degree26,45628.73%
Graduate Degree14,05615.26%
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Schaumburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Schaumburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White56,45554,12622,239
Asian20,14518,63414,221
Hispanic10,2648,0061,851
Other Race5,4984,008683
Black3,3963,1631,318
2+ Races1,8131,732917
Native American33928853
Islander8484

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 70.59%.

Schaumburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,154$58,781$41,640
Less Than 9th Grade$30,889$36,772$20,592
High School Graduate$36,282$42,074$29,154
Some College$43,944$52,665$37,028
Bachelors Degree$59,636$73,043$46,656
Graduate Degree$77,765$88,368$70,216

$50,154

Average Earnings

$58,781

Average Male

$41,640

Average Female

Schaumburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Schaumburg Language by Age

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Schaumburg Language

59.12% of Schaumburg residents speak only English, while 40.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 19.32% of the population.

Schaumburg Language

Schaumburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White72,8493,1214.28%
Hispanic19,9531,7348.69%
Asian28,2051,7226.11%
Other10,3927907.60%
Black5,05355811.04%
Multiple4,1343949.53%
Native7719312.06%

5.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.93%

Male Poverty Rate

6.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Schaumburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Schaumburg is Native, with 12.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Schaumburg is White, with 4.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.56%.

Schaumburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.60%
High School6.15%
Some College5.07%
Bachelors or Greater3.71%

Schaumburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed15.45%
Male Unemployed13.16%
Female Employed2.92%
Male Employed2.55%

Schaumburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Schaumburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$83,382$98,227
Families$94,036$111,243
Married Families$104,960$122,050
Non Families$54,377$65,108
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Income by Household Type

Schaumburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

52.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Schaumburg Married by Age and Sex

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Schaumburg 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 45-54.

Schaumburg Marital Status by Race

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Schaumburg Marital Status

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3,775

Number of Veterans

3,613

Male Veterans

162

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,406
First Gulf War657
Second Gulf War405
Korea348
World War II145

Schaumburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,233
75+1,092
35 to 54769
55 to 64436
18 to 34245

Schaumburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2964.95%
Hispanic3873.08%
Asian1690.79%
2+ Races1185.46%
Black872.25%
Other Race841.21%
Native American215.93%

Schaumburg Veterans by Race

Schaumburg Veterans by Education

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3.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Schaumburg Veterans by Education

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70.4%

Labor Force Participation

67.7%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Schaumburg Employment by Age

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Schaumburg Employment by Race

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Schaumburg 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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57.69%

Born in Schaumburg

70.59%

Native Born

29.41%

Foreign Born

13.38%

Non Citizen

16.03%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

70.59% of Schaumburg residents were born in the United States, with 57.69% having been born in Illinois. 13.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Schaumburg Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021127,207-784-0.61%
2020127,991-784-0.61%
2019128,775-784-0.61%
2018129,559-1,121-0.86%
2017130,680-990-0.75%
2016131,670-417-0.32%
2015132,087-525-0.40%
2014132,612-55-0.04%
2013132,6672530.19%
2012132,4144080.31%
2011132,0064850.37%
2010131,5210.00%

Schaumburg Population by Year