StatisticBerkeleyIllinoisNational
Population5,20112,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,71422891
Median age38.837.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%44%43%
Speak English67%77%79%
Speak Spanish27%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Berkeley is 1529% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Berkeley is 4% higher than Illinois
  • In Berkeley 48.30% of the population is White
  • In Berkeley 34.30% of the population is Black
  • In Berkeley 4.88% of the population is Asian

Compare Berkeley, IL Demographics

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      Berkeley population breakdown by race

      RaceBerkeleyIllinoisNational
      White48.30%72.14%73.35%
      Black34.30%14.30%12.63%
      Asian4.88%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.52%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.27%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.83%2.34%3.06%
      Other race9.90%5.86%4.75%
      In Berkeley, 29.7% 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

      Berkeley age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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