Harwood Heights demographics profile

StatisticHarwood HeightsIllinoisNational
Population8,62812,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)10,46122291
Median age48.137.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%44%43%
Speak English38%77%79%
Speak Spanish10%13%13%
Harwood Heights, IL has a population of 8,628 and is the 4,411th largest city in the United States. The population density is 10,461 per sq mi which is 4606% higher than the Illinois average and 11446% higher than the national average. The median age in Harwood Heights is 48 which is approximately 29% higher than the Illinois average of 37. In Harwood Heights, 57% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 38% speak English and 10% speak Spanish. 47% of Harwood Heights residents were born in Illinois, 5% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 46% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Harwood Heights is 4606% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Harwood Heights is 29% higher than Illinois.
  • In Harwood Heights 89.05% of the population is White.
  • In Harwood Heights 0.61% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Harwood Heights 7.78% of the population is Asian.

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Harwood Heights population breakdown by race

RaceHarwood HeightsIllinoisNational
White89.05%72.14%73.35%
Black or African American0.61%14.30%12.63%
Asian7.78%5.10%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race0.21%2.34%3.06%
Other race2.35%5.86%4.75%
In Harwood Heights, 11.8% 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 Harwood Heights, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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