Population density (sq mi)5,06022891
Median age36.237.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)39%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%44%43%
Speak English95%77%79%
Speak Spanish3%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Dolton is 2119% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Dolton is 3% lower than Illinois
  • In Dolton 6.72% of the population is White
  • In Dolton 90.27% of the population is Black
  • In Dolton 0.49% of the population is Asian

Compare Dolton, IL Demographics


      Dolton population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.08%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.97%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.48%5.86%4.75%
      In Dolton, 4.7% 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

      Dolton age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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