Schaumburg, Illinois Population 2020

72,387

Schaumburg is a city located in Illinois. With a 2020 population of 72,387, it is the 16th largest city in Illinois and the 511th largest city in the United States. Schaumburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.77% annually and its population has decreased by -2.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 74,227 in 2010. Schaumburg reached it's highest population of 75,386 in 2000. Spanning over 19 miles, Schaumburg has a population density of 3,750 people per square mile.

The average household income in Schaumburg is $95,168 with a poverty rate of 6.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,403 per month, and the median house value is $247,900. The median age in Schaumburg is 38.1 years, 37.2 years for males, and 38.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.0 males.

Schaumburg Demographics

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

  • White: 61.88%
  • Asian: 25.05%
  • Other race: 5.47%
  • Black or African American: 3.74%
  • Two or more races: 2.85%
  • Native American: 0.79%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.22%
The current population of Schaumburg, Illinois is 72,387, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 73,509.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 74,227.

Schaumburg, Illinois Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White46,14461.88%
Asian18,68125.05%
Some Other Race4,0785.47%
Black or African American2,7913.74%
Two or More Races2,1272.85%
American Indian and Alaska Native5870.79%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1610.22%

Schaumburg Population Pyramid 2020

Schaumburg Median Age

38.1


Total

37.2


Male

38.9


Female

Schaumburg Adults

There are 58,473 adults, (10,951 of whom are seniors) in Schaumburg.

Schaumburg Age Dependency

56.9

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Schaumburg Sex Ratio

Female

38,429

51.53%

Male

36,140

48.47%

Schaumburg Households and Families

Schaumburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Schaumburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.9%29.1%
All62.5%37.5%
Female55.2%44.8%
Non Family54.1%45.9%
Male43.2%56.8%

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,7352.4962.5
Married15,4093.2670.9
Non Family10,6101.1854.1
Female2,609355.2
Male1,1073.2543.2

3.17

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Schaumburg Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4112.61%
9th to 12th Grade1,6673.08%
High School Graduate10,74319.87%
Some College10,46319.36%
Associates Degree3,8427.11%
Bachelors Degree16,81631.11%
Graduate Degree9,11316.86%

Schaumburg Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33,37831,80213,783
Asian13,56212,7599,809
Hispanic4,1173,573840
Other Race2,2931,868362
Black1,8051,749857
Multiple Races1,031990559
Native American27923368
Islander878716

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 72.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,476$61,710$41,506
Less Than High School$21,801$31,429$16,337
High School Grad$35,431$40,992$24,233
Some College$44,070$53,080$36,438
Bachelors Degree$60,052$71,135$47,476
Graduate Degree$78,446$91,084$66,731

$51,476

Average Earnings

$61,710

Average Male

$41,506

Average Female

Schaumburg Language

Schaumburg Language by Age

Schaumburg Language

59.69% of Schaumburg residents speak only English, while 40.31% 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 Poverty

Schaumburg Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White42,6382,2575.29%
Asian18,6711,3947.47%
Hispanic8,09894511.67%
Other4,03978019.31%
Multiple2,12725612.04%
Black2,7331264.61%

6.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.54%

Male Poverty Rate

7.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Schaumburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Schaumburg is Other, with 19.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Schaumburg is Black, with 4.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.57%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.60%
High School9.11%
Some College6.00%
Bachelors or Greater3.44%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.60%
Female Unemployed17.07%
Female Employed3.01%
Male Employed2.70%

Schaumburg Income

Schaumburg Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$79,740$95,168
Families$92,298$110,180
Married Families$102,543$120,379
Non Families$56,830$66,262

Schaumburg Marital Status

Schaumburg Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Schaumburg Married by Age and Sex

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 35-44.

Schaumburg Marital Status by Race

Schaumburg Veterans

2,540

Number of Veterans

2,413

Male Veterans

127

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam951
First Gulf War410
Korea282
Second Gulf War268
World War II115
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74818
75+800
35 to 54463
55 to 64292
18 to 34167
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3146.13%
Hispanic1663.43%
Asian1270.89%
Black703.44%
2 or More191.64%
Other100.36%

$Schaumburg Veterans by Education

3.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Schaumburg Employment Status

71.1%

Labor Force Participation

68.3%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Schaumburg 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

55.48%

Born in Illinois

68.84%

Native Born

31.16%

Foreign Born

16.52%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

68.84% of Schaumburg residents were born in the United States, with 55.48% having been born in Illinois. 16.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202072,387-561-0.77%
201972,948-561-0.76%
201873,509-580-0.78%
201774,089-561-0.75%
201674,650-50-0.07%
201574,700-240-0.32%
201474,94050.01%
201374,9351460.20%
201274,7892390.32%
201174,5502580.35%
201074,292-1,094-0.15%
200075,3866,8000.95%
199068,58615,2312.54%
198053,35534,82411.15%
197018,53117,53133.90%
19601,0000.00%