In 2017, Kankakee County, IL had a population of 111k people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $56,542. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Kankakee County, IL declined from 111,493 to 110,801, a -0.621% decrease and its median household income grew from $54,697 to $56,542, a 3.37% increase.
The population of Kankakee County, IL is 72.2% White Alone, 15.1% Black or African American Alone, and 10.1% Hispanic or Latino. 8.81% of the people in Kankakee County, IL speak a non-English language, and 96.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Kankakee County, IL are Olivet Nazarene University (1,453 degrees awarded in 2016), Kankakee Community College (881 degrees), and Paul Mitchell the School-Bradley (119 degrees).
The median property value in Kankakee County, IL is $140,100, and the homeownership rate is 68.4%. Most people in Kankakee County, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Kankakee County, IL is 2 cars per household.