Bellwood, IL has a population of 19,146 people with a median age of 35.7 and a median household income of $51,173. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Bellwood, IL declined from 19,190 to 19,146, a 0.23% decrease and its median household income grew from $48,978 to $51,173, a 4.48% increase.
The population of Bellwood, IL is 73% Black, 19.4% Hispanic, and 4.66% White. 18.4% of the people in Bellwood, IL speak a non-English language, and 95.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Bellwood, IL are Concordia University-Chicago, with 1,482 graduates, Dominican University, with 932 graduates, and Lincoln College of Technology-Melrose Park, with 359 graduates.
The median property value in Bellwood, IL is $116,000, and the homeownership rate is 70.3%. Most people in Bellwood, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 28.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Bellwood, IL is 2 cars per household.
Bellwood, IL is a census place located in Cook County, IL. It borders Berkeley, IL; Broadview, IL; Hillside, IL; Maywood, IL; Melrose Park, IL; and Westchester, IL& 1 more.