Machesney Park demographics profile

StatisticMachesney ParkIllinoisNational
Population density (sq mi)1,81322891
Median age40.137.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%44%43%
Speak English93%77%79%
Speak Spanish3%13%13%
Machesney Park, IL has a population of 23,002 and is the 1,893rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,813 per sq mi which is 695% higher than the Illinois average and 1901% higher than the national average. The median age in Machesney Park is 40 which is approximately 7% higher than the Illinois average of 37. In Machesney Park, 58% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 93% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 75% of Machesney Park residents were born in Illinois, 20% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Machesney Park is 695% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Machesney Park is 7% higher than Illinois.
  • In Machesney Park 91.44% of the population is White.
  • In Machesney Park 2.66% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Machesney Park 1.53% of the population is Asian.

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Machesney Park population breakdown by race

RaceMachesney ParkIllinoisNational
Black or African American2.66%14.30%12.63%
American Indian0.03%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.07%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race2.80%2.34%3.06%
Other race1.47%5.86%4.75%
In Machesney Park, 4.9% 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 Machesney Park, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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