In 2019, Kankakee, IL had a population of 111k people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $58,902. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Kankakee, IL declined from 111,061 to 110,637, a −0.382% decrease and its median household income grew from $57,981 to $58,902, a 1.59% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Kankakee, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (72%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (15.1%), White (Hispanic) (7.59%), Other (Hispanic) (2.12%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.39%). 0% of the households in Kankakee, IL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.2% of the residents in Kankakee, IL are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Kankakee, IL was $147,900, and the homeownership rate was 68%. Most people in Kankakee, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Kankakee, IL was 2 cars per household.