Palos Hills demographics profile

StatisticPalos HillsIllinoisNational
Population density (sq mi)4,13222291
Median age41.037.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%44%43%
Speak English55%77%79%
Speak Spanish7%13%13%
Palos Hills, IL has a population of 17,545 and is the 2,469th largest city in the United States. The population density is 4,132 per sq mi which is 1759% higher than the Illinois average and 4461% higher than the national average. The median age in Palos Hills is 41 which is approximately 10% higher than the Illinois average of 37. In Palos Hills, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 55% speak English and 7% speak Spanish. 64% of Palos Hills residents were born in Illinois, 6% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 29% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Palos Hills is 1759% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Palos Hills is 10% higher than Illinois.
  • In Palos Hills 87.77% of the population is White.
  • In Palos Hills 5.12% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Palos Hills 2.63% of the population is Asian.

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Palos Hills population breakdown by race

RacePalos HillsIllinoisNational
Black or African American5.12%14.30%12.63%
American Indian0.15%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race2.30%2.34%3.06%
Other race2.03%5.86%4.75%
In Palos Hills, 9.8% 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 Palos Hills, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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