U.S. Beacon September 22, 2021

Blue Island, IL

Cook County, Illinois

Latitude: 41.658412     Longitude: -87.679424
Population 22,788 (2005)
Elevation of Blue Island, Illinois: 635 feet



General Demographic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1706704, place: Blue Island city, Illinois)

Total Population: 23,463
Male: 11,485 (48.95%)
Female: 11,978 (51.05%)

Population data by age, 2000 data
Under 5 years: 2,048 (8.73%)
5 to 9 years: 2,083 (8.88%)
10 to 14 years: 1,836 (7.83%)
15 to 19 years: 1,793 (7.64%)
20 to 24 years: 1,812 (7.72%)
25 to 34 years: 3,837 (16.35%)
35 to 44 years: 3,693 (15.74%)
45 to 54 years: 2,586 (11.02%)
55 to 59 years: 872 (3.72%)
60 to 64 years: 615 (2.62%)
65 to 74 years: 1,139 (4.85%)
75 to 84 years: 892 (3.8%)
85 years and over: 257 (1.1%)

Median age: 30.4 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2000 data
18 years and over: 16,392 (69.86%)
21 years and over: 15,369 (65.5%)
62 years and over: 2,641 (11.26%)
65 years and over: 2,288 (9.75%)

18 years and older by gender, 2000 data
18 years and over: 16,392 (69.86%)
--Male: 7,912 (33.72%)
--Female: 8,480 (36.14%)

65 years and older by gender, 2000 data
65 years and over: 2,288 (9.75%)
--Male: 926 (3.95%)
--Female: 1,362 (5.8%)

Races, 2000 data
One Race: 22,630 (96.45%)
--White: 8,498 (36.22%)
--Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 8,899 (37.93%)
--Black or African American: 5,655 (24.1%)
--American Indian and Alaska Native: 135 (0.58%)
--Asian: 87 (0.37%)
----Asian Indian: 18 (0.08%)
----Chinese: 6 (0.03%)
----Filipino: 27 (0.12%)
----Japanese: 3 (0.01%)
----Korean: 9 (0.04%)
----Vietnamese: 7 (0.03%)
----Other Asian: 17 (0.07%)
--Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 8 (0.03%)
----Native Hawaiian: 2 (0.01%)
----Guamanian or Chamorro: 1 (0%)
----Samoan: 0 (0%)
----Other Pacific Islander: 5 (0.02%)
--Some other race: 4,149 (17.68%)
Two or more Races: 833 (3.55%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2000 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 8,899 (37.93%)
--Mexican: 7,975 (33.99%)
--Puerto Rican: 129 (0.55%)
--Cuban: 20 (0.09%)
--Other Hispanic or Latino: 775 (3.3%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 14,564 (62.07%)
--White Alone: 8,498 (36.22%)

Housedold Data, 2000 data
Household population: 23,416 (99.8%)
--Householder: 8,247 (35.15%)
--Spouse: 3,324 (14.17%)
--Child: 8,266 (35.23%)
----Child with own child under 18 years: 6,102 (26.01%)
--Other relatives: 2,273 (9.69%)
----Other relatives under 18 years: 807 (3.44%)
--Nonrelatives: 1,306 (5.57%)
----Unmarried partner: 550 (2.34%)
Living in group quarters: 47 (0.2%)
--Institutionalized Population: 22 (0.09%)
--Non Institutionalized Population: 25 (0.11%)
Total households: 8,247
Family households (families): 5,468 (66.3%)
----With own children under 18 years: 3,106 (37.66%)
--Married-couple families: 3,324 (40.31%)
----With own children under 18 years: 1,915 (23.22%)
--Female householder, no husband present: 1,592 (19.3%)
----With own children under 18 years: 964 (11.69%)
Nonfamily households: 2,779 (33.7%)
--Householder living alone: 2,323 (28.17%)
----Householder 65 years and over: 726 (8.8%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 3,482 (42.22%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 1,749 (21.21%)
Average household size: 2.84 people
Average family size: 3.54 people

Housing Units, 2000 data
Total housing units: 8,750
Occupied housing units: 8,247 (94.25%)
Vacant housing units: 503 (5.75%)
--For seasonal, occasional, or recreational use: 16 (0.18%)
Home owner vacancy rate (percent): 1.8%
Rental vacancy rate (percent): 5.8%
Occupied housing units: 8,247 (94.25%)
Owner occupied housing units: 4,477 (51.17%)
Renter occupied housing units: 3,770 (43.09%)
Average household size of owner occupied units: 3.12 people
Average household size of renter occupied units: 2.5 people

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