Population density (sq mi)5,07422891
Median age37.537.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%44%43%
Speak English66%77%79%
Speak Spanish15%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Palatine is 2125% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Palatine is equal to Illinois
  • In Palatine 70.97% of the population is White
  • In Palatine 2.65% of the population is Black
  • In Palatine 12.17% of the population is Asian

Compare Palatine, IL Demographics


      Palatine population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.07%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.05%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.99%2.34%3.06%
      Other race11.10%5.86%4.75%
      In Palatine, 18.3% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Palatine age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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