StatisticHighland ParkIllinoisNational
Population29,78012,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,43322891
Median age46.337.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)73%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%44%43%
Speak English84%77%79%
Speak Spanish6%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Highland Park is 967% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Highland Park is 24% higher than Illinois
  • In Highland Park 91.52% of the population is White
  • In Highland Park 2.08% of the population is Black
  • In Highland Park 2.81% of the population is Asian

Compare Highland Park, IL Demographics

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      Highland Park population breakdown by race

      RaceHighland ParkIllinoisNational
      White91.52%72.14%73.35%
      Black2.08%14.30%12.63%
      Asian2.81%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.10%2.34%3.06%
      Other race1.49%5.86%4.75%
      In Highland Park, 8.2% 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

      Highland Park age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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