Homewood demographics profile

StatisticHomewoodIllinoisNational
Population19,28012,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,69622291
Median age41.437.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%44%43%
Speak English90%77%79%
Speak Spanish5%13%13%
Homewood, IL has a population of 19,280 and is the 2,255th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,696 per sq mi which is 1563% higher than the Illinois average and 3980% higher than the national average. The median age in Homewood is 41 which is approximately 11% higher than the Illinois average of 37. In Homewood, 59% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 90% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 71% of Homewood residents were born in Illinois, 21% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 7% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Homewood is 1563% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Homewood is 11% higher than Illinois.
  • In Homewood 53.00% of the population is White.
  • In Homewood 37.06% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Homewood 2.45% of the population is Asian.

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Homewood population breakdown by race

RaceHomewoodIllinoisNational
White53.00%72.14%73.35%
Black or African American37.06%14.30%12.63%
Asian2.45%5.10%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race3.63%2.34%3.06%
Other race3.85%5.86%4.75%
In Homewood, 7.8% 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 Homewood, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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