Thornton, IL has a population of 2,614 people with a median age of 41 and a median household income of $52,944. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Thornton, IL declined from 2,615 to 2,614, a 0.04% decrease and its median household income grew from $45,650 to $52,944, a 16% increase.
The population of Thornton, IL is 72.2% White, 13.2% Hispanic, and 12.6% Black. 11.4% of the people in Thornton, IL speak a non-English language, and 97.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Thornton, IL are South Suburban College, with 488 graduates, Westwood College-River Oaks, with 125 graduates, and Trenz Beauty Academy, with 23 graduates.
The median property value in Thornton, IL is $115,100, and the homeownership rate is 72.9%. Most people in Thornton, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Thornton, IL is 2 cars per household.
Thornton, IL is a census place located in Cook County, IL. It borders East Hazel Crest, IL; Glenwood, IL; Homewood, IL; and South Holland, IL.