Maywood demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)8,84622291
Median age33.637.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)42%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%44%43%
Speak English76%77%79%
Speak Spanish22%13%13%
Maywood, IL has a population of 24,029 and is the 1,812th largest city in the United States. The population density is 8,846 per sq mi which is 3879% higher than the Illinois average and 9664% higher than the national average. The median age in Maywood is 34 which is approximately 10% lower than the Illinois average of 37. In Maywood, 42% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 76% speak English and 22% speak Spanish. 67% of Maywood residents were born in Illinois, 20% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 12% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Maywood is 3879% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Maywood is 10% lower than Illinois.
  • In Maywood 16.69% of the population is White.
  • In Maywood 71.28% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Maywood 0.52% of the population is Asian.

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Maywood population breakdown by race

Black or African American71.28%14.30%12.63%
American Indian0.17%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race1.79%2.34%3.06%
Other race9.55%5.86%4.75%
In Maywood, 23.4% 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 Maywood, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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