Population density (sq mi)9,06922891
Median age45.437.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%44%43%
Speak English96%77%79%
Speak Spanish4%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Hometown is 3878% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Hometown is 21% higher than Illinois
  • In Hometown 96.09% of the population is White
  • In Hometown 0.37% of the population is Black
  • In Hometown 0.02% of the population is Asian

Compare Hometown, IL Demographics


      Hometown population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.34%2.34%3.06%
      Other race2.19%5.86%4.75%
      In Hometown, 6.9% 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

      Hometown age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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