Carol Stream demographics profile

StatisticCarol StreamIllinoisNational
Population density (sq mi)4,40322291
Median age37.737.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%44%43%
Speak English69%77%79%
Speak Spanish10%13%13%
Carol Stream, IL has a population of 40,228 and is the 1,029th largest city in the United States. The population density is 4,403 per sq mi which is 1881% higher than the Illinois average and 4760% higher than the national average. The median age in Carol Stream is 38 which is approximately 1% higher than the Illinois average of 37. In Carol Stream, 58% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 69% speak English and 10% speak Spanish. 64% of Carol Stream residents were born in Illinois, 13% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 22% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Carol Stream is 1881% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Carol Stream is 1% higher than Illinois.
  • In Carol Stream 72.79% of the population is White.
  • In Carol Stream 5.78% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Carol Stream 16.06% of the population is Asian.

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Carol Stream population breakdown by race

RaceCarol StreamIllinoisNational
Black or African American5.78%14.30%12.63%
American Indian0.86%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.02%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race1.55%2.34%3.06%
Other race2.95%5.86%4.75%
In Carol Stream, 14.4% 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.

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