Danville demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,78122891
Median age36.737.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%44%43%
Speak English93%77%79%
Speak Spanish4%13%13%
Danville, IL has a population of 32,030 and is the 1,330th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,781 per sq mi which is 681% higher than the Illinois average and 1866% higher than the national average. The median age in Danville is 37 which is approximately 2% lower than the Illinois average of 37. In Danville, 46% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 93% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 78% of Danville residents were born in Illinois, 18% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Danville is 681% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Danville is 2% lower than Illinois.
  • In Danville 62.26% of the population is White.
  • In Danville 32.48% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Danville 1.84% of the population is Asian.

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      Danville population breakdown by race

      Black or African American32.48%14.30%12.63%
      American Indian0.08%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.07%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.33%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.94%5.86%4.75%
      In Danville, 6.3% 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 Danville, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).