Population density (sq mi)87922891
Median age40.437.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%44%43%
Speak English96%77%79%
Speak Spanish3%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Joy is 286% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Joy is 8% higher than Illinois
  • In Joy 96.54% of the population is White
  • In Joy 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Joy 1.06% of the population is Asian

Compare Joy, IL Demographics


      Joy population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.27%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race0.53%2.34%3.06%
      Other race1.60%5.86%4.75%
      In Joy, 7.2% 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

      Joy age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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