State Populations

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State Populations - California

According to California Demographics, World Atlas, and World Population Review, the three most populous cities in California are Los Angeles (4,057,841), San Diego (1,453,775), and San Jose (1,033,519). The median ages of Los Angeles, San Diego, and San Jose are 35.5 years, 35.4 years, 37 years, respectively. In the attached spreadsheet, we added the detailed demographic profiles of the three cities to make comparison easier.

LOS ANGELES CITY — DEMOGRAPHICS

Age

  • The median age of Los Angeles residents is 35.8 years.  
  • About 6% of the population is under five years. Meanwhile, the under-18 population accounts for 21%.
  • Twelve percent of Los Angeles residents are 10 to 19 years old, with 11% being under 10.
  • Around 17% of the city's population is 20 to 29 years old, while 17% are 30 to 39 years old.  
  • Only 13% of Los Angeles residents are 40 to 49 years old. Nearly 12% are 50 to 59 years old, while 10% are 60 to 69 years old.
  • While 5% of the city's population is 70 to 79 years old, only 3% of Los Angeles residents are over 80 years old.

Gender

  • Around 50% of people in Los Angeles are female.
  • Up to 50% of Los Angeles residents are male.

Households: Number, Income, and Types

  • There are 1,382,293 households in Los Angeles.
  • Los Angeles has a median household income of $62,474.  
  • Up to 41% of Los Angeles residents have a household income of less than $50,000 annually, while 27% have a household income of $50,000 to $100,000.
  • Around 22% of individuals in Los Angeles have a household income of $100,000 to $200,000, while 10% have a household income of more than $200,000.
  • The per capita income in Los Angeles is $35,089.
  • About 16.5% of Los Angeles residents live in poverty.
  • Population by household type:
    • Married couples: 51%
    • Male householder: 10%
    • Female householder: 19%
    • Non-family: 21%

Education Levels

  • Almost 77.6% of Los Angeles residents aged 25 and above are high school graduates or higher.
  • Nearly 34.5% of Los Angeles residents over 25 years old have a bachelor's degree or higher.
  • Nineteen percent of the total population in Los Angeles have graduated from high school.
  •  About 23% of the total population have received Bachelor's degrees.
  • Up to 12% of the population aged 25 years and over have received post-graduate degrees.

Marital Status

  • About 42% of Los Angeles residents are married, with 58% being single.
  • Up to 49% of men and 42% of women in Los Angeles have never been married.
  • Around 41% of women and 42% of men in Los Angeles are now married.
  • Only 7% of men and 10% of women in Los Angeles are divorced.
  • Exactly 7% of women and 2% of men in Los Angeles are widowed.

Job Types

  • The most common jobs held by residents of Los Angeles are office & administrative support occupations, sales & related occupations, and management occupations. Similarly, the most common industries are health care & social assistance, retail trade, and accommodation & food services.
  • The highest-paid jobs in the city are legal occupations, "health diagnosing & treating practitioners & other technical occupations," and architecture & engineering occupations. Similarly, the highest-paying industries are utilities, information, and "professional, scientific, & technical services."

SAN DIEGO CITY — DEMOGRAPHICS

Age

  • The median age of San Diego residents is 35.4 years.  
  • About 6.1% of the population is under five years. Meanwhile, the under-18 population accounts for 20.1%.
  • Eleven percent of San Diego residents are 10 to 19 years old, with 12% being under 10.
  • Around 17% of the city's population is 20 to 29 years old, while 17% are 30 to 39 years old.  
  • Only 13% of San Diego residents are 40 to 49 years old. Nearly 12% are 50 to 59 years old, while 10% are 60 to 69 years old.
  • While 6% of the city's population is 70 to 79 years old, only 3% of San Diego residents are over 80 years old.

Gender

  • Around 50% of people in San Diego are female.
  • Up to 50% of San Diego residents are male.

Households: Number, Income, and Types

  • There are 513,698 households in San Diego.
  • San Diego has a median household income of $79,646.  
  • Up to 32% of San Diego residents have a household income of less than $50,000 annually, while 28% have a household income of $50,000 to $100,000.
  • Around 28% of individuals in San Diego have a household income of $100,000 to $200,000, while 12% have a household income of more than $200,000.
  • The per capita income in San Diego is $40,760.
  • About 12.9% of San Diego residents live in poverty.
  • Population by household type:
    • Married couples: 56%
    • Male householder: 6%
    • Female householder: 16%
    • Non-family: 22%

Education Levels

  • Almost 87% of San Diego residents aged 25 and above are high school graduates or higher.
  • Nearly 46% of San Diego residents over 25 years old have a bachelor's degree or higher.
  • Fourteen percent of the total population in San Diego have graduated from high school.
  •  About 27% of the total population have received Bachelor's degrees.
  • Up to 19% of the population aged 25 years and over have received post-graduate degrees.

Marital Status

Job Types

  • The most common jobs held by residents of San Diego are management occupations, sales & related occupations, and office & administrative support occupations. Similarly, the most common industries are health care & social assistance, "professional, scientific, & technical services," and accommodation & food services.
  • The highest-paid jobs in the city are legal occupations, computer & mathematical occupations, and architecture & engineering occupations. Similarly, the highest-paying industries are management of companies & enterprises, utilities, and finance & insurance.

SAN JOSE CITY — DEMOGRAPHICS

Age

  • The median age of San Jose residents is 37 years.  
  • About 6.3% of the population is under five years. Meanwhile, the under-18 population accounts for 22.7%.
  • Twelve percent of San Jose residents are 10 to 19 years old, with 12% being under 10.
  • Around 14% of the city's population is 20 to 29 years old, while 16% are 30 to 39 years old.  
  • Only 14% of San Jose residents are 40 to 49 years old. Nearly 13% are 50 to 59 years old, while 10% are 60 to 69 years old.
  • While 6% of the city's population is 70 to 79 years old, only 3% of San Jose residents are over 80 years old.

Gender

  • Around 50% of people in San Jose are female.
  • Up to 50% of San Jose residents are male.

Households: Number, Income, and Types

  • There are 327,848 households in San Jose.
  • San Jose has a median household income of $113,036.  
  • Up to 22% of San Jose residents have a household income of less than $50,000 annually, while 23% have a household income of $50,000 to $100,000.
  • Around 31% of individuals in San Jose have a household income of $100,000 to $200,000, while 24% have a household income of more than $200,000.
  • The per capita income in San Jose is $48,264.
  • About 8.3% of San Jose residents live in poverty.
  • Population by household type:
    • Married couples: 65%
    • Male householder: 7%
    • Female householder: 14%
    • Non-family: 13%

Education Levels

  • Almost 85.7% of San Jose residents aged 25 and above are high school graduates or higher.
  • Nearly 45% of San Jose residents over 25 years old have a bachelor's degree or higher.
  • Sixteen percent of the total population in San Jose have graduated from high school.
  •  About 27% of the total population have received Bachelor's degrees.
  • Up to 18% of the population aged 25 years and over have received post-graduate degrees.

Marital Status

  • About 53% of San Jose residents are married, with 47% being single.
  • Up to 38% of men and 34% of women in San Jose have never been married.
  • Around 51% of women and 54% of men in San Jose are now married.
  • Only 6% of men and 9% of women in San Jose are divorced.
  • Exactly 7% of women and 2% of men in San Jose are widowed.

Job Types

  • The most common jobs held by residents of San Jose are management occupations, office & administrative support occupations, and computer & mathematical occupations. Similarly, the most common industries are manufacturing, "professional, scientific, & technical services," and health care & social assistance.
  • The highest-paid jobs in the city are computer & mathematical occupations, computer, engineering, & science occupations, and management occupations. Similarly, the highest-paying industries are management of companies & enterprises, information, and utilities.
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State Populations - Maryland

According to Maryland Demographics, World Atlas, and Statistical Atlas, the three most populous cities in Maryland are Baltimore (614,700), Columbia (103,663), and Germantown (90,844). The median ages of Baltimore, Columbia, and Germantown are 35.5 years, 40.9 years, 37.5 years, respectively. In the attached spreadsheet, we added the detailed demographic profiles of the three cities to make comparison easier.

BALTIMORE CITY — DEMOGRAPHICS

Age

  • The median age of Baltimore residents is 35.5 years.  
  • About 6.5% of the population is under five years. Meanwhile, the under-18 population accounts for 20.9%.
  • Eleven percent of Baltimore residents are 10 to 19 years old, with 12% being under 10.
  • Around 17% of the city's population is 20 to 29 years old, while 16% are 30 to 39 years old.  
  • Only 11% of Baltimore residents are 40 to 49 years old. Nearly 12% are 50 to 59 years old, while 11% are 60 to 69 years old.
  • While 6% of the city's population is 70 to 79 years old, only 3% of Baltimore residents are over 80 years old.

Gender

  • Around 53% of people in Baltimore are female.
  • Up to 47% of Baltimore residents are male.

Households: Number, Income, and Types

  • There are 237,204 households in Baltimore.
  • Baltimore has a median household income of $51,000.  
  • Up to 49% of Baltimore residents have a household income of less than $50,000 annually, while 28% have a household income of $50,000 to $100,000.
  • Around 17% of individuals in Baltimore have a household income of $100,000 to $200,000, while 6% have a household income of more than $200,000.
  • The per capita income in Baltimore is $31,433.
  • About 18.4% of Baltimore residents live in poverty.
  • Population by household type:
    • Married couples: 36%
    • Male householder: 7%
    • Female householder: 30%
    • Non-family: 27%

Education Levels

  • Almost 85.9% of Baltimore residents aged 25 and above are high school graduates or higher.
  • Nearly 33.1% of Baltimore residents over 25 years old have a bachelor's degree or higher.
  • Twenty-nine percent of the total population in Baltimore have graduated from high school.
  •  About 17% of the total population have received Bachelor's degrees.
  • Up to 17% of the population aged 25 years and over have received post-graduate degrees.

Marital Status

  • About 31% of Baltimore residents are married, with 69% being single.
  • Up to 55% of men and 49% of women in Baltimore have never been married.
  • Around 30% of women and 32% of men in Baltimore are now married.
  • Only 10% of men and 12% of women in Baltimore are divorced.
  • Exactly 9% of women and 3% of men in Baltimore are widowed.

Job Types

  • The most common jobs held by residents of Baltimore are office & administrative support occupations, management occupations, and sales & related occupations. Similarly, the most common industries are health care & social assistance, educational services, and retail trade.
  • The highest-paid jobs in the city are legal occupations, computer & mathematical occupations, and architecture & engineering occupations. Similarly, the highest-paying industries are "professional, scientific, & technical services," finance & insurance, and "professional, scientific, & management, & administrative & waste management services."

COLUMBIA CITY — DEMOGRAPHICS

Age

  • The median age of Columbia residents is 40.9 years.  
  • About 6% of the population is under five years. Meanwhile, the under-18 population accounts for 22.2%.
  • Thirteen percent of Columbia residents are 10 to 19 years old, with 12% being under 10.
  • Around 14% of the city's population is 20 to 29 years old, while 11% are 30 to 39 years old.  
  • Only 15% of Columbia residents are 40 to 49 years old. Nearly 14% are 50 to 59 years old, while 10% are 60 to 69 years old.
  • While 9% of the city's population is 70 to 79 years old, only 3% of Columbia residents are over 80 years old.

Gender

  • Around 51% of people in Columbia are female.
  • Up to 49% of Columbia residents are male.

Households: Number, Income, and Types

  • There are 41,195 households in Columbia.
  • Columbia has a median household income of $103,246.  
  • Up to 20% of Columbia residents have a household income of less than $50,000 annually, while 28% have a household income of $50,000 to $100,000.
  • Around 34% of individuals in Columbia have a household income of $100,000 to $200,000, while 18% have a household income of more than $200,000.
  • The per capita income in Columbia is $48,957.
  • About 6.7% of Columbia residents live in poverty.
  • Population by household type:
    • Married couples: 65%
    • Male householder: 3%
    • Female householder: 16%
    • Non-family: 15%

Education Levels

  • Almost 96.5% of Columbia residents aged 25 and above are high school graduates or higher.
  • Nearly 60.2% of Columbia residents over 25 years old have a bachelor's degree or higher.
  • Sixteen percent of the total population in Columbia have graduated from high school.
  •  About 31% of the total population have received Bachelor's degrees.
  • Up to 30% of the population aged 25 years and over have received post-graduate degrees.

Marital Status

  • About 55% of Columbia residents are married, with 45% being single.
  • Up to 30% of men and 30% of women in Columbia have never been married.
  • Around 51% of women and 61% of men in Columbia are now married.
  • Only 8% of men and 12% of women in Columbia are divorced.
  • Exactly 7% of women and 2% of men in Columbia are widowed.

Job Types

  • The most common jobs held by residents of Columbia are management occupations, computer & mathematical occupations, and office & administrative support occupations. Similarly, the most common industries are professional, scientific, & technical services, health care & social assistance, and educational services.
  • The highest-paid jobs in the city are legal occupations, computer & mathematical occupations, and computer, engineering, & science occupations. Similarly, the highest-paying industries are public administration, utilities, and management of companies & enterprises.

GERMANTOWN CITY — DEMOGRAPHICS

Age

  • The median age of Germantown residents is 37.5 years.  
  • About 7.5% of the population is under five years. Meanwhile, the under-18 population accounts for 26.4%.
  • Twelve percent of Germantown residents are 10 to 19 years old, with 15% being under 10.
  • Around 10% of the city's population is 20 to 29 years old, while 18% are 30 to 39 years old.  
  • Only 15% of Germantown residents are 40 to 49 years old. Nearly 14% are 50 to 59 years old, while 9% are 60 to 69 years old.
  • While 4% of the city's population is 70 to 79 years old, only 4% of Germantown residents are over 80 years old.

Gender

  • Around 53% of people in Germantown are female.
  • Up to 47% of Germantown residents are male.

Households: Number, Income, and Types

  • There are 28,989 households in Germantown.
  • Germantown has a median household income of $91,824.  
  • Up to 21% of Germantown residents have a household income of less than $50,000 annually, while 33% have a household income of $50,000 to $100,000.
  • Around 33% of individuals in Germantown have a household income of $100,000 to $200,000, while 13% have a household income of more than $200,000.
  • The per capita income in Germantown is $41,695.
  • About 8.6% of Germantown residents live in poverty.
  • Population by household type:
    • Married couples: 61%
    • Male householder: 8%
    • Female householder: 17%
    • Non-family: 13%

Education Levels

  • Almost 91.3% of Germantown residents aged 25 and above are high school graduates or higher.
  • Nearly 45.4% of Germantown residents over 25 years old have a bachelor's degree or higher.
  • Sixteen percent of the total population in Germantown have graduated from high school.
  •  About 23% of the total population have received Bachelor's degrees.
  • Up to 22% of the population aged 25 years and over have received post-graduate degrees.

Marital Status

  • About 52% of Germantown residents are married, with 48% being single.
  • Up to 33% of men and 32% of women in Germantown have never been married.
  • Around 49% of women and 56% of men in Germantown are now married.
  • Only 8% of men and 14% of women in Germantown are divorced.
  • Exactly 6% of women and 2% of men in Germantown are widowed.

Job Types

  • The most common jobs held by residents of Germantown are management occupations, office & administrative support occupations, and sales & related occupations. Similarly, the most common industries are professional, scientific, & technical services, health care & social assistance, and retail trade.
  • The highest-paid jobs in the city are management occupations, architecture & engineering occupations, and computer, engineering, & science occupations. Similarly, the highest-paying industries are public administration, professional, scientific, & technical services, and utilities.
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State Populations - Pennsylvania

According to Pennsylvania Demographics, World Atlas, and World Population Review, the three most populous cities in Pennsylvania are Philadelphia (1.58 million), Pittsburgh (303,587), and Allentown (120,410). The median ages of Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, and Allentown residents are 34.5 years, 34 years, and 33.8 years, respectively. In the attached spreadsheet, we added the detailed demographic profiles of the three cities to make comparison easier.

PHILADELPHIA CITY — DEMOGRAPHICS

Age

  • The median age of Philadelphia residents is 34.5 years.  
  • About 6.8% of the population is under five years. Meanwhile, the under-18 population accounts for 22%.
  • Twelve percent of Philadelphia residents are 10 to 19 years old, with 12% being under 10.
  • Around 17% of the city's population is 20 to 29 years old, while 16% are 30 to 39 years old.  
  • Only 11% of Philadelphia residents are 40 to 49 years old. Nearly 12% are 50 to 59 years old, while 10% are 60 to 69 years old.
  • While 6% of the city's population is 70 to 79 years old, only 3% of Philadelphia residents are over 80 years old.

Gender

  • Around 53% of people in Philadelphia are female.
  • Up to 47% of Philadelphia residents are male.

Households: Number, Income, and Types

  • There are 608,233 households in Philadelphia.
  • Philadelphia has a median household income of $46,116.  
  • Up to 53% of Philadelphia residents have a household income of less than $50,000 annually, while 27% have a household income of $50,000 to $100,000.
  • Around 16% of individuals in Philadelphia have a household income of $100,000 to $200,000, while 5% have a household income of more than $200,000.
  • The per capita income in Philadelphia is $28,379.
  • About 24.5% of Philadelphia residents live in poverty.
  • Population by household type:
    • Married couples: 37%
    • Male householder: 8%
    • Female householder: 30%
    • Non-family: 24%

Education Levels

  • Almost 85.9% of Philadelphia residents aged 25 and above are high school graduates or higher.
  • Nearly 30.9% of Philadelphia residents over 25 years old have a bachelor's degree or higher.
  • Thirty-three percent of the total population in Philadelphia have graduated from high school.
  •  About 18% of the total population have received Bachelor's degrees.
  • Up to 13% of the population aged 25 years and over have received post-graduate degrees.

Marital Status

  • About 34% of Philadelphia residents are married, with 66% being single.
  • Up to 54% of men and 48% of women in Philadelphia have never been married.
  • Around 32% of women and 36% of men in Philadelphia are now married.
  • Only 8% of men and 11% of women in Philadelphia are divorced.
  • Exactly 9% of women and 2% of men in Philadelphia are widowed.

Job Types

  • The most common jobs held by residents of Philadelphia are office & administrative support occupations, management occupations, and sales & related occupations. Similarly, the most common industries are health care & social assistance, educational services, and retail trade.
  • The highest-paid jobs in the city are legal occupations, "health diagnosing & treating practitioners & other technical occupations," and management occupations. Similarly, the highest-paying industries are management of companies & enterprises, "professional, scientific, & technical services, and utilities.

PITTSBURGH CITY — DEMOGRAPHICS

Age

  • The median age of Pittsburgh residents is 34 years.  
  • About 4.9% of the population is under five years. Meanwhile, the under-18 population accounts for 15.1%.
  • Twelve percent of Pittsburgh residents are 10 to 19 years old, with 8% being under 10.
  • Around 23% of the city's population is 20 to 29 years old, while 16% are 30 to 39 years old.  
  • Only 9% of Pittsburgh residents are 40 to 49 years old. Nearly 11% are 50 to 59 years old, while 12% are 60 to 69 years old.
  • While 6% of the city's population is 70 to 79 years old, only 4% of Pittsburgh residents are over 80 years old.

Gender

  • Around 52% of people in Pittsburgh are female.
  • Up to 48% of Pittsburgh residents are male.

Households: Number, Income, and Types

  • There are 141,881 households in Pittsburgh.
  • Pittsburgh has a median household income of $47,417.  
  • Up to 52% of Pittsburgh residents have a household income of less than $50,000 annually, while 27% have a household income of $50,000 to $100,000.
  • Around 16% of individuals in Pittsburgh have a household income of $100,000 to $200,000, while 6% have a household income of more than $200,000.
  • The per capita income in Pittsburgh is $34,636.
  • About 20.5% of Pittsburgh residents live in poverty.
  • Population by household type:
    • Married couples: 37%
    • Male householder: 5%
    • Female householder: 18%
    • Non-family: 40%

Education Levels

  • Almost 93.3% of Pittsburgh residents aged 25 and above are high school graduates or higher.
  • Nearly 43.9% of Pittsburgh residents over 25 years old have a bachelor's degree or higher.
  • Twenty-six percent of the total population in Pittsburgh have graduated from high school.
  •  About 22% of the total population have received Bachelor's degrees.
  • Up to 21% of the population aged 25 years and over have received post-graduate degrees.

Marital Status

  • About 33% of Pittsburgh residents are married, with 67% being single.
  • Up to 55% of men and 50% of women in Pittsburgh have never been married.
  • Around 31% of women and 34% of men in Pittsburgh are now married.
  • Only 8% of men and 10% of women in Pittsburgh are divorced.
  • Exactly 8% of women and 2% of men in Pittsburgh are widowed.

Job Types

  • The most common jobs held by residents of Pittsburgh are office & administrative support occupations, education instruction & library occupations, and management occupations. Similarly, the most common industries are health care & social assistance, educational services, and professional, scientific, & technical services.
  • The highest-paid jobs in the city are architecture & engineering occupations, legal occupations, and "law enforcement workers, including supervisors." Similarly, the highest-paying industries are mining, quarrying, & oil & gas extraction, utilities, and "agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting, and mining."

ALLENTOWN CITY — DEMOGRAPHICS

Age

  • The median age of Allentown residents is 33.8 years.  
  • About 7.5% of the population is under five years. Meanwhile, the under-18 population accounts for 26.4%.
  • Sixteen percent of Allentown residents are 10 to 19 years old, with 12% being under 10.
  • Around 16% of the city's population is 20 to 29 years old, while 15% are 30 to 39 years old.  
  • Only 11% of Allentown residents are 40 to 49 years old. Nearly 11% are 50 to 59 years old, while 9% are 60 to 69 years old.
  • While 5% of the city's population is 70 to 79 years old, only 3% of Allentown residents are over 80 years old.

Gender

  • Around 51% of people in Allentown are female.
  • Up to 49% of Allentown residents are male.

Households: Number, Income, and Types

  • There are 42,538 households in Allentown.
  • Allentown has a median household income of $43,641.  
  • Up to 56% of Allentown residents have a household income of less than $50,000 annually, while 30% have a household income of $50,000 to $100,000.
  • Around 11% of individuals in Allentown have a household income of $100,000 to $200,000, while 3% have a household income of more than $200,000.
  • The per capita income in Allentown is $21,391.
  • About 22.5% of Allentown residents live in poverty.
  • Population by household type:
    • Married couples: 48%
    • Male householder: 6%
    • Female householder 26%
    • Non-family: 21%

Education Levels

  • Almost 79.9% of Allentown residents aged 25 and above are high school graduates or higher.
  • Nearly 16% of Allentown residents over 25 years old have a bachelor's degree or higher.
  • Thirty-seven percent of the total population in Allentown have graduated from high school.
  •  About 10% of the total population have received Bachelor's degrees.
  • Up to 6% of the population aged 25 years and over have received post-graduate degrees.

Marital Status

  • About 38% of Allentown residents are married, with 62% being single.
  • Up to 47% of men and 44% of women in Allentown have never been married.
  • Around 37% of women and 39% of men in Allentown are now married.
  • Only 11% of men and 11% of women in Allentown are divorced.
  • Exactly 8% of women and 3% of men in Allentown are widowed.

Job Types

  • The most common jobs held by residents of Allentown are office & administrative support occupations, material moving occupations, and production occupations. Similarly, the most common industries are health care & social assistance, manufacturing, and retail trade.
  • The highest-paid jobs in the city are legal occupations, computer & mathematical occupations, and "health diagnosing & treating practitioners & other technical occupations." Similarly, the highest-paying industries are "mining, quarrying, & oil & gas extraction," utilities, and public administration.
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State Populations - Illinois

According to Illinois Demographics, World Population Review, and Chicago Tribune, the three most populous cities in Illinois are Chicago (2,679,044), Aurora (202,709), and Joliet (149,645). The median ages of Chicago, Aurora, and Joliet are 34.9 years, 34.5 years, 32.9 years, respectively. In the attached spreadsheet, we added the detailed demographic profiles of the three cities to make comparison easier.

CHICAGO CITY — DEMOGRAPHICS

Age

  • The median age of Chicago residents is 34.9 years.  
  • About 6.5% of the population is under five years. Meanwhile, the under-18 population accounts for 21.2%.
  • Eleven percent of Chicago residents are 10 to 19 years old, with 11% being under 10.
  • Around 18% of the city's population is 20 to 29 years old, while 17% are 30 to 39 years old.  
  • Only 12% of Chicago residents are 40 to 49 years old. Nearly 12% are 50 to 59 years old, while 10% are 60 to 69 years old.
  • While 6% of the city's population is 70 to 79 years old, only 3% of Chicago residents are over 80 years old.

Gender

  • Around 51% of people in Chicago are female.
  • Up to 49% of Chicago residents are male.

Households: Number, Income, and Types

  • There are 1,077,886 households in Chicago.
  • Chicago has a median household income of $57,238.  
  • Up to 45% of Chicago residents have a household income of less than $50,000 annually, while 26% have a household income of $50,000 to $100,000.
  • Around 20% of individuals in Chicago have a household income of $100,000 to $200,000, while 9% have a household income of more than $200,000.
  • The per capita income in Chicago is $37,160.
  • About 17.4% of Chicago residents live in poverty.
  • Population by household type:
    • Married couples: 44%
    • Male householder: 8%
    • Female householder: 23%
    • Non-family: 25%

Education Levels

  • Almost 85.9% of Chicago residents aged 25 and above are high school graduates or higher.
  • Nearly 39.4% of Chicago residents over 25 years old have a bachelor's degree or higher.
  • Twenty-four percent of the total population in Chicago have graduated from high school.
  •  About 23% of the total population have received Bachelor's degrees.
  • Up to 16% of the population aged 25 years and over have received post-graduate degrees.

Marital Status

Job Types

  • The most common jobs held by residents of Chicago are office & administrative support occupations, management occupations, and sales & related occupations. Similarly, the most common industries are health care & social assistance, "professional, scientific, & technical services," and educational services.
  • The highest-paid jobs in the city are legal occupations, "law enforcement workers, including supervisors," and management occupations. Similarly, the highest-paying industries are mining, quarrying, & oil & gas extraction, finance & insurance, and public administration.

AURORA CITY — DEMOGRAPHICS

Age

  • The median age of Aurora residents is 34.5 years.  
  • About 7.5% of the population is under five years. Meanwhile, the under-18 population accounts for 29.2%.
  • Eighteen percent of Aurora residents are 10 to 19 years old, with 14% being under 10.
  • Around 12% of the city's population is 20 to 29 years old, while 14% are 30 to 39 years old.  
  • Only 17% of Aurora residents are 40 to 49 years old. Nearly 12% are 50 to 59 years old, while 7% are 60 to 69 years old.
  • While 4% of the city's population is 70 to 79 years old, only 2% of Aurora residents are over 80 years old.

Gender

  • Around 50% of people in Aurora are female.
  • Up to 50% of Aurora residents are male.

Households: Number, Income, and Types

  • There are 65,784 households in Aurora.
  • Aurora has a median household income of $69,463.  
  • Up to 35% of Aurora residents have a household income of less than $50,000 annually, while 31% have a household income of $50,000 to $100,000.
  • Around 24% of individuals in Aurora have a household income of $100,000 to $200,000, while 10% have a household income of more than $200,000.
  • The per capita income in Aurora is $29,804.
  • About 11.6% of Aurora residents live in poverty.
  • Population by household type:
    • Married couples: 65%
    • Male householder: 9%
    • Female householder: 16%
    • Non-family: 11%

Education Levels

  • Almost 79% of Aurora residents aged 25 and above are high school graduates or higher.
  • Nearly 29.4% of Aurora residents over 25 years old have a bachelor's degree or higher.
  • Twenty-five percent of the total population in Aurora have graduated from high school.
  •  About 17% of the total population have received Bachelor's degrees.
  • Up to 12% of the population aged 25 years and over have received post-graduate degrees.

Marital Status

Job Types

  • The most common jobs held by residents of Aurora are office & administrative support occupations, sales & related occupations, and production occupations. Similarly, the most common industries are manufacturing, retail trade, and health care & social assistance.
  • The highest-paid jobs in the city are "law enforcement workers, including supervisors," computer & mathematical occupations, and legal occupations. Similarly, the highest-paying industries are management of companies & enterprises, mining, quarrying, & oil & gas extraction, and professional, scientific, & technical services.

JOLIET CITY — DEMOGRAPHICS

Age

  • The median age of Joliet residents is 32.9 years.  
  • About 6.7% of the population is under five years. Meanwhile, the under-18 population accounts for 28.1%.
  • Sixteen percent of Joliet residents are 10 to 19 years old, with 14% being under 10.
  • Around 15% of the city's population is 20 to 29 years old, while 14% are 30 to 39 years old.  
  • Only 14% of Joliet residents are 40 to 49 years old. Nearly 13% are 50 to 59 years old, while 8% are 60 to 69 years old.
  • While 4% of the city's population is 70 to 79 years old, only 2% of Joliet residents are over 80 years old.

Gender

  • Around 50% of people in Joliet are female.
  • Up to 50% of Joliet residents are male.

Households: Number, Income, and Types

  • There are 46,775 households in Joliet.
  • Joliet has a median household income of $75,818.  
  • Up to 33% of Joliet residents have a household income of less than $50,000 annually, while 35% have a household income of $50,000 to $100,000.
  • Around 28% of individuals in Joliet have a household income of $100,000 to $200,000, while 4% have a household income of more than $200,000.
  • The per capita income in Joliet is $27,748.
  • About 10.9% of Joliet residents live in poverty.
  • Population by household type:
    • Married couples: 57%
    • Male householder: 10%
    • Female householder: 22%
    • Non-family: 10%

Education Levels

  • Almost 83.4% of Joliet residents aged 25 and above are high school graduates or higher.
  • Nearly 21.3% of Joliet residents over 25 years old have a bachelor's degree or higher.
  • Thirty percent of the total population in Joliet have graduated from high school.
  •  About 16% of the total population have received Bachelor's degrees.
  • Up to 5% of the population aged 25 years and over have received post-graduate degrees.

Marital Status

Job Types

  • The most common jobs held by residents of Joliet are office & administrative support occupations, sales & related occupations, and production occupations. Similarly, the most common industries are retail trade, health care & social assistance, and manufacturing.
  • The highest-paid jobs in the city are architecture & engineering occupations, computer, engineering, & science occupations, and "law enforcement workers, including supervisors." Similarly, the highest-paying industries are mining, quarrying, & oil & gas extraction, utilities, and public administration.
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