StatisticElsahIllinoisNational
Population74612,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)68222891
Median age20.137.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)11%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1821%44%43%
Speak English94%77%79%
Speak Spanish2%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Elsah is 199% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Elsah is 46% lower than Illinois
  • In Elsah 90.21% of the population is White
  • In Elsah 3.62% of the population is Black
  • In Elsah 0.27% of the population is Asian

Compare Elsah, IL Demographics

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      Elsah population breakdown by race

      RaceElsahIllinoisNational
      White90.21%72.14%73.35%
      Black3.62%14.30%12.63%
      Asian0.27%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian2.82%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.82%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.27%5.86%4.75%
      In Elsah, 1.1% 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

      Elsah age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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