Hometown demographics profile

StatisticHometownIllinoisNational
Population4,34312,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)9,06922291
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%
Hometown, IL has a population of 4,343 and is the 7,068th largest city in the United States. The population density is 9,069 per sq mi which is 3980% higher than the Illinois average and 9910% higher than the national average. The median age in Hometown is 45 which is approximately 21% higher than the Illinois average of 37. In Hometown, 50% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 96% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 90% of Hometown residents were born in Illinois, 8% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Hometown is 3980% 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 or African American.
  • In Hometown 0.02% of the population is Asian.

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Hometown population breakdown by race

RaceHometownIllinoisNational
White96.09%72.14%73.35%
Black or African American0.37%14.30%12.63%
Asian0.02%5.10%5.22%
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.

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