In 2018, Chicago, IL had a population of 2.71M people with a median age of 34.9 and a median household income of $57,238. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Chicago, IL declined from 2.72M to 2.71M, a -0.386% decrease and its median household income grew from $55,295 to $57,238, a 3.51% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chicago, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (33.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (29%), White (Hispanic) (18.1%), Other (Hispanic) (8.88%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.65%). 35.8% of the households in Chicago, IL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 89.7% of the residents in Chicago, IL are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Chicago, IL was $271,600, and the homeownership rate was 45.7%. Most people in Chicago, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 33.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Chicago, IL was 1 car per household.