StatisticO'hareChicagoIllinois
Population12,7062,714,01712,671,821
Population density (sq mi)3,98911,938228
Median age37.533.937.4
Male/Female ratio1.1:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a41%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%45%44%
Speak Englishn/a64%77%
Speak Spanishn/a25%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in O'hare is 67% lower than Chicago
  • The median age in O'hare is 11% higher than Chicago
  • In O'hare 79.05% of the population is White
  • In O'hare 1.78% of the population is Black
  • In O'hare 11.09% of the population is Asian

Compare Chicago, IL Demographics

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      O'hare population breakdown by race

      RaceO'hareChicagoIllinois
      White79.05%48.69%72.14%
      Black1.78%30.95%14.30%
      Asian11.09%6.09%5.10%
      American Indian0.00%0.29%0.23%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race5.17%2.52%2.34%
      Other race2.90%11.44%5.86%
      In O'hare, 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      O'hare age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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