Marquette Heights demographics profile

StatisticMarquette HeightsIllinoisNational
Population2,89112,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,92722291
Median age34.437.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%44%43%
Speak English99%77%79%
Speak Spanish0%13%13%
Marquette Heights, IL has a population of 2,891 and is the 8,993rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,927 per sq mi which is 1217% higher than the Illinois average and 3131% higher than the national average. The median age in Marquette Heights is 34 which is approximately 8% lower than the Illinois average of 37. In Marquette Heights, 64% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 86% of Marquette Heights residents were born in Illinois, 14% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Marquette Heights is 1217% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Marquette Heights is 8% lower than Illinois.
  • In Marquette Heights 97.23% of the population is White.
  • In Marquette Heights 0.31% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Marquette Heights 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Marquette Heights population breakdown by race

RaceMarquette HeightsIllinoisNational
White97.23%72.14%73.35%
Black or African American0.31%14.30%12.63%
Asian0.00%5.10%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.07%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race1.80%2.34%3.06%
Other race0.59%5.86%4.75%
In Marquette Heights, 5.9% 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 Marquette Heights, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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