StatisticSkokieIllinoisNational
Population64,87312,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)6,44622891
Median age43.137.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%44%43%
Speak English47%77%79%
Speak Spanish8%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Skokie is 2727% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Skokie is 15% higher than Illinois
  • In Skokie 61.83% of the population is White
  • In Skokie 6.56% of the population is Black
  • In Skokie 25.65% of the population is Asian

Compare Skokie, IL Demographics

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      Skokie population breakdown by race

      RaceSkokieIllinoisNational
      White61.83%72.14%73.35%
      Black6.56%14.30%12.63%
      Asian25.65%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.39%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race3.77%2.34%3.06%
      Other race1.80%5.86%4.75%
      In Skokie, 10.5% 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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      Skokie age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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