StatisticBellwoodIllinoisNational
Population19,14612,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)7,98322891
Median age35.737.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)42%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%44%43%
Speak English82%77%79%
Speak Spanish16%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Bellwood is 3402% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Bellwood is 5% lower than Illinois
  • In Bellwood 15.91% of the population is White
  • In Bellwood 74.73% of the population is Black
  • In Bellwood 1.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Bellwood, IL Demographics

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      Bellwood population breakdown by race

      RaceBellwoodIllinoisNational
      White15.91%72.14%73.35%
      Black74.73%14.30%12.63%
      Asian1.00%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.28%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.29%2.34%3.06%
      Other race5.79%5.86%4.75%
      In Bellwood, 19.4% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Bellwood age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Bellwood, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).