Winnetka, Illinois Population 2022

12,856
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Winnetka is a city located in Cook County Illinois. Winnetka has a 2020 population of 12,856. Winnetka is currently growing at a rate of 0.44% annually and its population has increased by 0.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,744 in 2010.

The average household income in Winnetka is $369,618 with a poverty rate of 2.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,475 per month, and the median house value is $1.13 Mn. The median age in Winnetka is 40.9 years, 41.4 years for males, and 40.4 years for females.

Winnetka Demographics

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

  • White: 93.36%
  • Two or more races: 3.16%
  • Asian: 2.95%
  • Other race: 0.53%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Winnetka, Illinois is 12,856 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 12,744.

Winnetka, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,54093.36%
Asian3652.95%
Some Other Race660.53%
Two or More Races3903.16%
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Winnetka Population by Race

Winnetka Population Pyramid 2022

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Winnetka Median Age

42.1


Total

42.7


Male

41.7


Female

Winnetka Adults

There are 8,350 adults, (2,041 of whom are seniors) in Winnetka.

Winnetka Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

63.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Winnetka Sex Ratio

Female

6,311

51.06%

Male

6,050

48.94%

Winnetka Population by Age

Winnetka Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Winnetka Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married97.1%2.9%
All90.5%9.5%
Female80.3%19.7%
Non Family62.7%37.3%

90.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Winnetka Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2042.9490.5
Married3,2743.3697.1
Male402.85100
Female1472.7980.3
Non Family7431.1162.7

3.31

Average Family Size

2.94

Average Household Size

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Winnetka Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade240.31%
9th to 12th Grade440.56%
High School Graduate901.15%
Some College3324.24%
Associates Degree1662.12%
Bachelors Degree3,25241.54%
Graduate Degree3,92050.08%
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Winnetka Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Winnetka Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race363636
2+ Races777777
Asian296296286
White7,3257,2576,698
Hispanic10310384

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Winnetka Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$129,233$200,611$66,595
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$40,972$$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$109,406$190,500$72,120
Graduate Degree$159,412$226,563$59,000

$129,233

Average Earnings

$200,611

Average Male

$66,595

Average Female

Winnetka Earnings by Educational Attainment

Winnetka Language by Age

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Winnetka Language

89.66% of Winnetka residents speak only English, while 10.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.54% of the population.

Winnetka Language

Winnetka Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,3182762.44%
Other22NaN%
Hispanic2213817.19%

2.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.28%

Male Poverty Rate

2.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Winnetka

The race most likely to be in poverty in Winnetka is White, with 2.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Winnetka is Hispanic, with 17.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.92%.

Winnetka Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.29%
High School1.11%
Some College3.01%
Bachelors or Greater2.22%

Winnetka Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.22%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed2.95%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Winnetka Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Winnetka Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$250,000$397,733
Families$250,000$443,921
Married Families$250,000-
Non Families$69,625$181,064
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Income by Household Type

Winnetka Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

72.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

75.6%

Male Marriage Rate

70.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Winnetka Married by Age and Sex

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Winnetka Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Winnetka Marital Status by Race

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Winnetka Marital Status

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275

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War51
Vietnam89
Korea30
World War II12

Winnetka Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5458
55 to 647
65 to 7468
75+142

Winnetka Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2653.35%
Asian103.29%

Winnetka Veterans by Race

Winnetka Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Winnetka Veterans by Education

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58.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.3%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Winnetka Employment by Age

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Winnetka Employment by Race

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Winnetka 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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56.20%

Born in Winnetka

92.34%

Native Born

7.66%

Foreign Born

3.34%

Non Citizen

4.32%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.34% of Winnetka residents were born in the United States, with 56.20% having been born in Illinois. 3.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Winnetka Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19103,1680.00%
19206,6943,5267.77%
193012,1665,4726.16%
194012,4302640.21%
195012,105-325-0.26%
196013,3681,2631.00%
197014,1317630.56%
198012,772-1,359-1.01%
199012,174-598-0.48%
200012,4192450.20%
201012,187-232-0.19%
201112,243560.46%
201212,299560.46%
201312,355560.46%
201412,411560.45%
201512,467560.45%
201612,523560.45%
201712,579560.45%
201812,635560.45%
201912,691560.44%
202012,744530.42%
202112,800560.44%
202212,856560.44%

Winnetka Population by Year