StatisticCaryIllinoisNational
Population17,94612,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,88522891
Median age39.237.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%44%43%
Speak English86%77%79%
Speak Spanish7%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Cary is 1166% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Cary is 5% higher than Illinois
  • In Cary 90.76% of the population is White
  • In Cary 2.49% of the population is Black
  • In Cary 3.01% of the population is Asian

Compare Cary, IL Demographics

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      Cary population breakdown by race

      RaceCaryIllinoisNational
      White90.76%72.14%73.35%
      Black2.49%14.30%12.63%
      Asian3.01%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.06%2.34%3.06%
      Other race2.68%5.86%4.75%
      In Cary, 9.4% 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

      Cary age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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