U.S. Beacon November 14, 2018

Oak Forest, IL

Cook County, Illinois

Latitude: 41.607583     Longitude: -87.750575
Population 28,116 (2005)
Elevation of Oak Forest, Illinois: 672 feet



General Demographic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1754638, place: Oak Forest city, Illinois)

Total Population: 28,051
Male: 13,977 (49.83%)
Female: 14,074 (50.17%)

Population data by age, 2000 data
Under 5 years: 1,889 (6.73%)
5 to 9 years: 2,030 (7.24%)
10 to 14 years: 2,123 (7.57%)
15 to 19 years: 2,000 (7.13%)
20 to 24 years: 1,815 (6.47%)
25 to 34 years: 3,868 (13.79%)
35 to 44 years: 4,825 (17.2%)
45 to 54 years: 4,233 (15.09%)
55 to 59 years: 1,595 (5.69%)
60 to 64 years: 1,096 (3.91%)
65 to 74 years: 1,452 (5.18%)
75 to 84 years: 909 (3.24%)
85 years and over: 216 (0.77%)

Median age: 35.6 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2000 data
18 years and over: 20,755 (73.99%)
21 years and over: 19,638 (70.01%)
62 years and over: 3,206 (11.43%)
65 years and over: 2,577 (9.19%)

18 years and older by gender, 2000 data
18 years and over: 20,755 (73.99%)
--Male: 10,256 (36.56%)
--Female: 10,499 (37.43%)

65 years and older by gender, 2000 data
65 years and over: 2,577 (9.19%)
--Male: 1,113 (3.97%)
--Female: 1,464 (5.22%)

Races, 2000 data
One Race: 27,632 (98.51%)
--White: 24,297 (86.62%)
--Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 1,645 (5.86%)
--Black or African American: 1,021 (3.64%)
--American Indian and Alaska Native: 42 (0.15%)
--Asian: 744 (2.65%)
----Asian Indian: 357 (1.27%)
----Chinese: 39 (0.14%)
----Filipino: 236 (0.84%)
----Japanese: 10 (0.04%)
----Korean: 26 (0.09%)
----Vietnamese: 5 (0.02%)
----Other Asian: 71 (0.25%)
--Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 4 (0.01%)
----Native Hawaiian: 1 (0%)
----Guamanian or Chamorro: 2 (0.01%)
----Samoan: 0 (0%)
----Other Pacific Islander: 1 (0%)
--Some other race: 468 (1.67%)
Two or more Races: 419 (1.49%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2000 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 1,645 (5.86%)
--Mexican: 1,350 (4.81%)
--Puerto Rican: 96 (0.34%)
--Cuban: 12 (0.04%)
--Other Hispanic or Latino: 187 (0.67%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 26,406 (94.14%)
--White Alone: 24,297 (86.62%)

Housedold Data, 2000 data
Household population: 27,517 (98.1%)
--Householder: 9,785 (34.88%)
--Spouse: 5,972 (21.29%)
--Child: 9,630 (34.33%)
----Child with own child under 18 years: 6,808 (24.27%)
--Other relatives: 1,239 (4.42%)
----Other relatives under 18 years: 402 (1.43%)
--Nonrelatives: 891 (3.18%)
----Unmarried partner: 393 (1.4%)
Living in group quarters: 534 (1.9%)
--Institutionalized Population: 485 (1.73%)
--Non Institutionalized Population: 49 (0.17%)
Total households: 9,785
Family households (families): 7,335 (74.96%)
----With own children under 18 years: 3,608 (36.87%)
--Married-couple families: 5,972 (61.03%)
----With own children under 18 years: 3,011 (30.77%)
--Female householder, no husband present: 952 (9.73%)
----With own children under 18 years: 429 (4.38%)
Nonfamily households: 2,450 (25.04%)
--Householder living alone: 2,021 (20.65%)
----Householder 65 years and over: 581 (5.94%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 3,864 (39.49%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 1,824 (18.64%)
Average household size: 2.81 people
Average family size: 3.3 people

Housing Units, 2000 data
Total housing units: 10,022
Occupied housing units: 9,785 (97.64%)
Vacant housing units: 237 (2.36%)
--For seasonal, occasional, or recreational use: 13 (0.13%)
Home owner vacancy rate (percent): 1.3%
Rental vacancy rate (percent): 3.1%
Occupied housing units: 9,785 (97.64%)
Owner occupied housing units: 7,991 (79.73%)
Renter occupied housing units: 1,794 (17.9%)
Average household size of owner occupied units: 3 people
Average household size of renter occupied units: 2 people

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