StatisticNorth LawndaleChicagoIllinois
Population35,4172,714,01712,671,821
Population density (sq mi)10,75211,938228
Median age31.633.937.4
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a41%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%45%44%
Speak Englishn/a64%77%
Speak Spanishn/a25%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in North Lawndale is 10% lower than Chicago
  • The median age in North Lawndale is 7% lower than Chicago
  • In North Lawndale 7.34% of the population is White
  • In North Lawndale 88.47% of the population is Black
  • In North Lawndale 0.25% of the population is Asian

Compare Chicago, IL Demographics

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      North Lawndale population breakdown by race

      RaceNorth LawndaleChicagoIllinois
      White7.34%48.69%72.14%
      Black88.47%30.95%14.30%
      Asian0.25%6.09%5.10%
      American Indian0.25%0.29%0.23%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race0.65%2.52%2.34%
      Other race3.04%11.44%5.86%
      In North Lawndale, 29.1% 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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      North Lawndale age breakdown

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