Skokie, Illinois Population 2022

68,432
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Skokie is a city located in Cook County Illinois. Skokie has a 2020 population of 68,432. Skokie is currently growing at a rate of 0.45% annually and its population has increased by 0.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 67,824 in 2010.

The average household income in Skokie is $100,654 with a poverty rate of 9.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,269 per month, and the median house value is $324,200. The median age in Skokie is 43.7 years, 42.7 years for males, and 45.2 years for females.

Skokie Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Skokiewas:

  • White: 55.06%
  • Asian: 26.68%
  • Black or African American: 10.08%
  • Two or more races: 5.58%
  • Other race: 2.21%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.21%
  • Native American: 0.18%
The current population of Skokie, Illinois is 68,432 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 67,824.

Skokie, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White34,85455.06%
Black or African American6,38010.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native1120.18%
Asian16,88926.68%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1320.21%
Some Other Race1,4012.21%
Two or More Races3,5325.58%
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Skokie Population by Race

Skokie Population Pyramid 2022

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Skokie Median Age

42.9


Total

41.8


Male

44.1


Female

Skokie Adults

There are 48,529 adults, (12,687 of whom are seniors) in Skokie.

Skokie Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Skokie Sex Ratio

Female

33,495

52.91%

Male

29,805

47.09%

Skokie Population by Age

Skokie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Skokie Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
All72.2%27.8%
Non Family64.3%35.7%
Male63.3%36.7%
Female52.4%47.6%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Skokie Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,5032.7872.2
Married12,5303.4181
Male1,1483.3463.3
Female2,5283.5552.4
Non Family6,2971.1264.3

3.37

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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Skokie Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,4325.49%
9th to 12th Grade1,6363.70%
High School Graduate7,94417.95%
Some College7,17316.20%
Associates Degree3,0546.90%
Bachelors Degree13,64730.83%
Graduate Degree8,38118.93%
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Skokie Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Skokie Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander10610696
Asian11,95410,4376,697
White23,59721,91212,313
2+ Races1,5681,472815
Black3,9013,7551,247
Hispanic3,7383,0911,095
Other Race750580208
Native American4738

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 islander people with a rate of 90.57%.

Skokie Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,611$47,582$38,117
Less Than 9th Grade$25,813$29,461$21,922
High School Graduate$31,867$34,828$26,483
Some College$37,806$41,963$31,635
Bachelors Degree$57,082$61,503$52,351
Graduate Degree$73,141$88,309$63,913

$42,611

Average Earnings

$47,582

Average Male

$38,117

Average Female

Skokie Earnings by Educational Attainment

Skokie Language by Age

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Skokie Language

51.15% of Skokie residents speak only English, while 48.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 20.72% of the population.

Skokie Language

Skokie Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1123531.25%
Hispanic6,67491813.75%
Black6,28068410.89%
White30,5953,13810.26%
Asian16,7901,2367.36%
Other60NaN%
Multiple3,5312466.97%

9.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.89%

Male Poverty Rate

10.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Skokie

The race most likely to be in poverty in Skokie is Native, with 31.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Skokie is Multiple, with 6.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.10%.

Skokie Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.24%
High School12.85%
Some College8.87%
Bachelors or Greater4.92%

Skokie Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.61%
Male Unemployed19.37%
Female Employed3.70%
Female Unemployed15.21%

Skokie Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Skokie Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$74,725$104,276
Families$93,491$119,092
Married Families$106,250-
Non Families$42,788$61,229
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Income by Household Type

Skokie Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Skokie Married by Age and Sex

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Skokie 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.

Skokie Marital Status by Race

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Skokie Marital Status

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1,149

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War163
First Gulf War91
Vietnam432
Korea118
World War II126

Skokie Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3498
35 to 54121
55 to 6473
65 to 74332
75+525

Skokie Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8222.94%
Black1734.01%
Asian1310.99%
Islander1311.61%
2+ Races100.51%
Hispanic440.97%

Skokie Veterans by Race

Skokie Veterans by Education

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3.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Skokie Veterans by Education

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61.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.3%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Skokie Employment by Age

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Skokie Employment by Race

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Skokie 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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47.19%

Born in Skokie

61.87%

Native Born

38.13%

Foreign Born

12.36%

Non Citizen

25.77%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

61.87% of Skokie residents were born in the United States, with 47.19% having been born in Illinois. 12.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Skokie Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19407,2000.00%
195014,8327,6327.49%
196059,36444,53214.88%
197068,3228,9581.42%
198060,278-8,044-1.24%
199059,432-846-0.14%
200063,3483,9160.64%
201064,7841,4360.22%
201165,0883040.47%
201265,3923040.47%
201365,6963040.46%
201466,0003040.46%
201566,3043040.46%
201666,6083040.46%
201766,9123040.46%
201867,2163040.45%
201967,5203040.45%
202067,8243040.45%
202168,1283040.45%
202268,4323040.45%

Skokie Population by Year