U.S. Beacon January 6, 2014

Thornton, IL

Cook County, Illinois

Latitude: 41.571484     Longitude: -87.611743
Population 2,458 (2005)
Elevation of Thornton, Illinois: 603 feet
THORNTON is located in COOK county, Illinois at latitude 41.571484 and longitude -87.611743 with an elevation of 603 feet. The population of THORNTON is 2,458 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of -4.80% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of THORNTON is 60476.

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Population 2005: 2,458
Population 2004: 2,482
Population 2003: 2,512
Population 2002: 2,539
Population 2001: 2,563
Population 2000: 2,582 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 2,778 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: -4.80%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: -7.06%

Population (2000 Census): 2,582
Male: 1,211 (46.90%)
Female: 1,371 (53.10%)

Median age: 40.30 years

Races, 2000 Census:
White: 93.92%
Hispanic or Latino: 4.14%
Two or more races: 1.32%
Other race: 0.85%
Black or African American: 0.81%
Asian: 0.23%
American Indian: 0.12%

Housing Units: 1,035 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 2.3340 square miles
Water Area: 0.0439 square miles

Most populous zip code: 60476


Cities & Towns nearby Thornton

Glenwood, IL 1.8mi S
South Holland, IL 1.9mi NNE
East Hazel Crest, IL 2.1mi W
Homewood, IL 2.8mi WSW
Phoenix, IL 3mi NNW
Lansing, IL 3.4mi E
Harvey, IL 3.4mi NW
Hazel Crest, IL 3.8mi W
Dolton, IL 3.9mi N
Flossmoor, IL 4.3mi WSW

2005 data is not available for the city but is available for the area. This data is shown below. The numbers in the 2005 data shown below may represent different geographical areas than the 2000 data shown above.


2005 Data for: Thornton township, Cook County, Illinois

Population: 187,815
Male: 88,730 (47.24%)
Female: 99,085 (52.76%)

Median age: 34.10 years

Races, 2005 Data:
Black or African American: 66.83%
White: 21.50%
Hispanic or Latino: 9.76%
Other race: 4.12%
Two or more races: 1.69%
Asian: 0.47%


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 15,493 (8.25%)
5 to 9 years: 13,634 (7.26%)
10 to 14 years: 15,960 (8.50%)
15 to 19 years: 14,923 (7.95%)
20 to 24 years: 12,131 (6.46%)
25 to 34 years: 24,685 (13.14%)
35 to 44 years: 30,178 (16.07%)
45 to 54 years: 24,595 (13.10%)
55 to 59 years: 10,461 (5.57%)
60 to 64 years: 6,529 (3.48%)
65 to 74 years: 10,694 (5.69%)
75 to 84 years: 6,251 (3.33%)
85 years and over: 2,281 (1.21%)

Median age: 34.10 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 132,267 (70.42%)
21 years and over: 125,697 (66.93%)
62 years and over: 23,065 (12.28%)
65 years and over: 19,226 (10.24%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 132,267 (70.42%)
Male: 61,322 (46.36% of this group)
Female: 70,945 (53.64% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 19,226 (10.24%)
Male: 8,608 (44.77% of this group)
Female: 10,618 (55.23% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 184,649 (98.31%)
Two or more Races: 3,166 (1.69%)
White: 40,376 (21.50%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 18,334 (9.76%)
Black or African American: 125,519 (66.83%)
Asian: 880 (0.47%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0 (0.00%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 0 (0.00%)
Some other race: 7,747 (4.12%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 18,334 (9.76%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 3,166 (1.69%)
White and Black or African American: 1,122 (0.60%)
White and American Indian and Alaska Native: 496 (0.26%)
White and Asian: 186 (0.10%)
Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native: 345 (0.18%)
Two races including Some other race: 364 (0.19%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 2,094 (1.11%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 187,815 (100.00%)
Householder: 69,008 (36.74%)
Spouse: 29,237 (15.57%)
Child: 65,245 (34.74%)
Other relatives: 15,272 (8.13%)
Nonrelatives: 9,053 (4.82%)
Unmarried partner: 4,217 (2.25%)
Total households: 66,129
Family households (families): 45,673 (69.07%)
With own children under 18 years: 23,737 (35.89%)
Married-couple families: 27,330 (41.33%)
With own children under 18 years: 13,426 (20.30%)
Male householder, no wife present: 3,561 (5.38%)
With own children under 18 years: 1,740 (2.63%)
Female householder, no husband present: 14,782 (22.35%)
With own children under 18 years: 8,571 (12.96%)
Nonfamily households: 20,456 (30.93%)
Householder living alone: 18,210 (27.54%)
65 years and over: 6,834 (10.33%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 27,242 (41.20%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 15,599 (23.59%)
Average household size : 2.84
Average family size: 3.45

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