Washington Park demographics profile

StatisticWashington ParkIllinoisNational
Population density (sq mi)1,59922291
Median age34.537.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)35%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%44%43%
Speak English98%77%79%
Speak Spanish2%13%13%
Washington Park, IL has a population of 4,029 and is the 7,420th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,599 per sq mi which is 619% higher than the Illinois average and 1665% higher than the national average. The median age in Washington Park is 35 which is approximately 8% lower than the Illinois average of 37. In Washington Park, 35% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 65% of Washington Park residents were born in Illinois, 35% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Washington Park is 619% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Washington Park is 8% lower than Illinois.
  • In Washington Park 4.10% of the population is White.
  • In Washington Park 93.52% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Washington Park 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Washington Park population breakdown by race

RaceWashington ParkIllinoisNational
Black or African American93.52%14.30%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race1.74%2.34%3.06%
Other race0.65%5.86%4.75%
In Washington Park, 1.5% 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.

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