StatisticPontoon BeachIllinoisNational
Population5,75312,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)57422891
Median age41.337.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%44%43%
Speak English95%77%79%
Speak Spanish3%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Pontoon Beach is 152% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Pontoon Beach is 10% higher than Illinois
  • In Pontoon Beach 90.79% of the population is White
  • In Pontoon Beach 5.74% of the population is Black
  • In Pontoon Beach 1.11% of the population is Asian

Compare Pontoon Beach, IL Demographics

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      Pontoon Beach population breakdown by race

      RacePontoon BeachIllinoisNational
      White90.79%72.14%73.35%
      Black5.74%14.30%12.63%
      Asian1.11%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.45%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.36%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.56%5.86%4.75%
      In Pontoon Beach, 4.7% 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

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      Pontoon Beach age breakdown

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