Preston Heights demographics profile

StatisticPreston HeightsIllinoisNational
Population density (sq mi)3,39622291
Median age40.937.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%44%43%
Speak English78%77%79%
Speak Spanish21%13%13%
Preston Heights, IL has a population of 2,916 and is the 8,949th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,396 per sq mi which is 1428% higher than the Illinois average and 3649% higher than the national average. The median age in Preston Heights is 41 which is approximately 9% higher than the Illinois average of 37. In Preston Heights, 44% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 78% speak English and 21% speak Spanish. 66% of Preston Heights residents were born in Illinois, 21% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 13% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Preston Heights is 1428% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Preston Heights is 9% higher than Illinois.
  • In Preston Heights 40.29% of the population is White.
  • In Preston Heights 51.27% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Preston Heights 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Preston Heights population breakdown by race

RacePreston HeightsIllinoisNational
Black or African American51.27%14.30%12.63%
American Indian0.17%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race2.16%2.34%3.06%
Other race6.10%5.86%4.75%
In Preston Heights, 26.1% 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 Preston Heights, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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