Lynwood demographics profile

StatisticLynwoodIllinoisNational
Population9,23212,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,87322291
Median age36.237.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1834%44%43%
Speak English88%77%79%
Speak Spanish5%13%13%
Lynwood, IL has a population of 9,232 and is the 4,179th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,873 per sq mi which is 742% higher than the Illinois average and 1967% higher than the national average. The median age in Lynwood is 36 which is approximately 3% lower than the Illinois average of 37. In Lynwood, 48% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 88% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 75% of Lynwood residents were born in Illinois, 16% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 8% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Lynwood is 742% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Lynwood is 3% lower than Illinois.
  • In Lynwood 23.58% of the population is White.
  • In Lynwood 74.03% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Lynwood 0.68% of the population is Asian.

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Lynwood population breakdown by race

RaceLynwoodIllinoisNational
White23.58%72.14%73.35%
Black or African American74.03%14.30%12.63%
Asian0.68%5.10%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race1.71%2.34%3.06%
Other race0.00%5.86%4.75%
In Lynwood, 6.4% 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 Lynwood, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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