Berkeley, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Berkeley, Illinois Info Snack

Population
5,079
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
3.1%
Median Home
$175,900
Median Income
$71,025
Median Rent
$1,017

Berkeley SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
6

Berkeley, IL Crime Report

70
Total Crimes
1,384.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-40.99%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Berkeley
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 70 1,384.5 1,985.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 6 118.7 425.9 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 9.1 6.5
Robbery 1 19.8 97.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 5 98.9 278.9 279.7
Property Crime 64 1,265.8 1,559.4 1,958.2
Burglary 1 19.8 246.4 314.2
Larceny 60 1,186.7 1,143.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 3 59.3 169.5 246.0

Berkeley, IL Cost Of Living

105
Berkeley's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Berkeley Illinois National Average
Overall 105 98 100
Services 112 95 100
Groceries 107 97 100
Health 99 99 100
Housing 95 96 100
Transportation 112 105 100
Utilities 93 94 100

Rankings for Berkeley in Illinois

Map Of Berkeley, IL

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Population over time in Berkeley

Year Population % Change
2020 5,079 -1.8%
2019 5,171 -0.7%
2018 5,205 0.1%
2017 5,201 -0.3%
2016 5,217 -0.0%
2015 5,219 0.0%
2014 5,218 0.6%
2013 5,189 0.1%
2012 5,186 0.5%
2011 5,159 -

Race / Ethnicity in Berkeley

White
28.4% (1,441)
African American
26.1% (1,326)
American Indian
0.4% (20)
Asian
2.7% (136)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.0% (100)
Hispanic
40.5% (2,056)
Race Berkeley IL USA
White 28.4% 60.8% 60.1%
African American 26.1% 13.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.4% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 2.7% 5.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 40.5% 17.2% 18.2%

Gender in Berkeley

Female
46.5% (2,364)
Male
53.5% (2,715)
Gender Berkeley IL USA
Female 46.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 53.5% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Berkeley for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (457)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (304)
High School / GED
39.0% (1,980)
Some College
19.0% (965)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (457)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (457)
Master's Degree
8.0% (406)
Professional Degree
1.0% (50)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Berkeley IL USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Berkeley, Illinois

Less than $10,000
3.8% (19,545)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.6% (3,115)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.2% (36,541)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.3% (36,824)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.6% (84,413)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.2% (107,925)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.6% (58,919)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.6% (109,908)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.2% (26,343)
$200,000 or more
4.8% (24,361)
Income Berkeley IL USA
Less than $10,000 3.8% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.6% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.2% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.3% 8.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.6% 11.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.2% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.6% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.6% 16.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.2% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.8% 8.8% 8.3%

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