Population density (sq mi)2,74922891
Median age42.937.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%44%43%
Speak English93%77%79%
Speak Spanish4%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Glenwood is 1106% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Glenwood is 15% higher than Illinois
  • In Glenwood 26.73% of the population is White
  • In Glenwood 68.53% of the population is Black
  • In Glenwood 0.37% of the population is Asian

Compare Glenwood, IL Demographics


      Glenwood population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.93%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.43%2.34%3.06%
      Other race1.02%5.86%4.75%
      In Glenwood, 7.4% 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

      Glenwood age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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