StatisticWheatonIllinoisNational
Population53,56812,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)4,74222891
Median age38.037.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%44%43%
Speak English87%77%79%
Speak Spanish3%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Wheaton is 1980% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Wheaton is 2% higher than Illinois
  • In Wheaton 86.05% of the population is White
  • In Wheaton 4.46% of the population is Black
  • In Wheaton 6.57% of the population is Asian

Compare Wheaton, IL Demographics

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      Wheaton population breakdown by race

      RaceWheatonIllinoisNational
      White86.05%72.14%73.35%
      Black4.46%14.30%12.63%
      Asian6.57%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.07%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.07%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.44%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.34%5.86%4.75%
      In Wheaton, 5.0% 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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      Wheaton age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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