StatisticMattesonIllinoisNational
Population19,14612,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,05822891
Median age38.937.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%44%43%
Speak English91%77%79%
Speak Spanish3%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Matteson is 803% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Matteson is 4% higher than Illinois
  • In Matteson 15.77% of the population is White
  • In Matteson 80.57% of the population is Black
  • In Matteson 0.33% of the population is Asian

Compare Matteson, IL Demographics

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      Matteson population breakdown by race

      RaceMattesonIllinoisNational
      White15.77%72.14%73.35%
      Black80.57%14.30%12.63%
      Asian0.33%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.97%2.34%3.06%
      Other race1.36%5.86%4.75%
      In Matteson, 3.2% 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.

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      Matteson age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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