Berkeley demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)3,71422291
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%
Berkeley, IL has a population of 5,201 and is the 6,281st largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,714 per sq mi which is 1571% higher than the Illinois average and 3999% higher than the national average. The median age in Berkeley is 39 which is approximately 4% higher than the Illinois average of 37. In Berkeley, 49% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 67% speak English and 27% speak Spanish. 69% of Berkeley residents were born in Illinois, 14% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 16% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Berkeley is 1571% 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 or African American.
  • In Berkeley 4.88% of the population is Asian.

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Berkeley population breakdown by race

Black or African American34.30%14.30%12.63%
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.

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