In 2020, Elgin, IL had a population of 112k people with a median age of 34.9 and a median household income of $72,999. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Elgin, IL declined from 112,653 to 112,062, a −0.525% decrease and its median household income grew from $69,041 to $72,999, a 5.73% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Elgin, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (40%), Other (Hispanic) (23.5%), White (Hispanic) (17.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.2%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (5.04%).
None of the households in Elgin, IL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
85.1% of the residents in Elgin, IL are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Elgin, IL was $196,100, and the homeownership rate was 70.1%.
Most people in Elgin, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Elgin, IL was 2 cars per household.