U.S. Beacon June 15, 2024

Melrose Park, IL

Cook County, Illinois

Latitude: 41.899880     Longitude: -87.859785
Population 22,512 (2005)
Elevation of Melrose Park, Illinois: 630 feet



General Demographic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1748242, place: Melrose Park village, Illinois)

Total Population: 23,171
Male: 11,623 (50.16%)
Female: 11,548 (49.84%)

Population data by age, 2000 data
Under 5 years: 2,068 (8.92%)
5 to 9 years: 1,892 (8.17%)
10 to 14 years: 1,506 (6.5%)
15 to 19 years: 1,514 (6.53%)
20 to 24 years: 2,062 (8.9%)
25 to 34 years: 4,229 (18.25%)
35 to 44 years: 3,323 (14.34%)
45 to 54 years: 2,364 (10.2%)
55 to 59 years: 935 (4.04%)
60 to 64 years: 756 (3.26%)
65 to 74 years: 1,267 (5.47%)
75 to 84 years: 992 (4.28%)
85 years and over: 263 (1.14%)

Median age: 30.6 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2000 data
18 years and over: 16,824 (72.61%)
21 years and over: 15,808 (68.22%)
62 years and over: 2,961 (12.78%)
65 years and over: 2,522 (10.88%)

18 years and older by gender, 2000 data
18 years and over: 16,824 (72.61%)
--Male: 8,382 (36.17%)
--Female: 8,442 (36.43%)

65 years and older by gender, 2000 data
65 years and over: 2,522 (10.88%)
--Male: 998 (4.31%)
--Female: 1,524 (6.58%)

Races, 2000 data
One Race: 22,482 (97.03%)
--White: 9,380 (40.48%)
--Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 12,485 (53.88%)
--Black or African American: 676 (2.92%)
--American Indian and Alaska Native: 114 (0.49%)
--Asian: 461 (1.99%)
----Asian Indian: 163 (0.7%)
----Chinese: 22 (0.09%)
----Filipino: 158 (0.68%)
----Japanese: 14 (0.06%)
----Korean: 10 (0.04%)
----Vietnamese: 53 (0.23%)
----Other Asian: 41 (0.18%)
--Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 3 (0.01%)
----Native Hawaiian: 3 (0.01%)
----Guamanian or Chamorro: 0 (0%)
----Samoan: 0 (0%)
----Other Pacific Islander: 0 (0%)
--Some other race: 4,653 (20.08%)
Two or more Races: 689 (2.97%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2000 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 12,485 (53.88%)
--Mexican: 10,500 (45.32%)
--Puerto Rican: 448 (1.93%)
--Cuban: 345 (1.49%)
--Other Hispanic or Latino: 1,192 (5.14%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 10,686 (46.12%)
--White Alone: 9,380 (40.48%)

Housedold Data, 2000 data
Household population: 23,137 (99.85%)
--Householder: 7,631 (32.93%)
--Spouse: 3,951 (17.05%)
--Child: 7,607 (32.83%)
----Child with own child under 18 years: 5,558 (23.99%)
--Other relatives: 2,669 (11.52%)
----Other relatives under 18 years: 686 (2.96%)
--Nonrelatives: 1,279 (5.52%)
----Unmarried partner: 355 (1.53%)
Living in group quarters: 34 (0.15%)
--Institutionalized Population: 0 (0%)
--Non Institutionalized Population: 34 (0.15%)
Total households: 7,631
Family households (families): 5,448 (71.39%)
----With own children under 18 years: 2,864 (37.53%)
--Married-couple families: 3,951 (51.78%)
----With own children under 18 years: 2,241 (29.37%)
--Female householder, no husband present: 968 (12.69%)
----With own children under 18 years: 437 (5.73%)
Nonfamily households: 2,183 (28.61%)
--Householder living alone: 1,836 (24.06%)
----Householder 65 years and over: 728 (9.54%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 3,165 (41.48%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 1,907 (24.99%)
Average household size: 3.03 people
Average family size: 3.61 people

Housing Units, 2000 data
Total housing units: 7,905
Occupied housing units: 7,631 (96.53%)
Vacant housing units: 274 (3.47%)
--For seasonal, occasional, or recreational use: 22 (0.28%)
Home owner vacancy rate (percent): 0.9%
Rental vacancy rate (percent): 2%
Occupied housing units: 7,631 (96.53%)
Owner occupied housing units: 4,172 (52.78%)
Renter occupied housing units: 3,459 (43.76%)
Average household size of owner occupied units: 3.13 people
Average household size of renter occupied units: 2.91 people

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