In 2017, Des Plaines, IL had a population of 58.8k people with a median age of 43.2 and a median household income of $67,415. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Des Plaines, IL grew from 58,755 to 58,805, a 0.0851% increase and its median household income grew from $64,582 to $67,415, a 4.39% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Des Plaines, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (63.8%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (13.4%), White (Hispanic) (11.4%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (6.22%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.44%). N/A% of the people in Des Plaines, IL speak a non-English language, and 87.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Des Plaines, IL are Oakton Community College (1,539 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Des Plaines, IL is $242,600, and the homeownership rate is 76.9%. Most people in Des Plaines, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Des Plaines, IL is 2 cars per household.