StatisticUptownChicagoIllinois
Population55,3592,714,01712,671,821
Population density (sq mi)23,86811,938228
Median age39.133.937.4
Male/Female ratio1.1:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a41%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1835%45%44%
Speak Englishn/a64%77%
Speak Spanishn/a25%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Uptown is 100% higher than Chicago
  • The median age in Uptown is 15% higher than Chicago
  • In Uptown 62.81% of the population is White
  • In Uptown 19.61% of the population is Black
  • In Uptown 10.42% of the population is Asian

Compare Chicago, IL Demographics

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      Uptown population breakdown by race

      RaceUptownChicagoIllinois
      White62.81%48.69%72.14%
      Black19.61%30.95%14.30%
      Asian10.42%6.09%5.10%
      American Indian0.43%0.29%0.23%
      Native Hawaiian0.10%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race2.94%2.52%2.34%
      Other race3.69%11.44%5.86%
      In Uptown, 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

      Uptown age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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