Living in Downers Grove, IL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Downers Grove, Illinois Info Snack

Population
49,470
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
5.0%
Median Home
$353,100
Median Income
$94,893
Median Rent
$1,315

Downers Grove SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
10
Commute
5

Downers Grove, IL Crime Report

778
Total Crimes
1,573.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-36.47%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Downers Grove
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 778 1,573.5 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 46 93.0 406.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 5.0
Robbery 10 20.2 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 26 52.6 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 732 1,480.5 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 46 93.0 271.7 340.5
Larceny 666 1,347.0 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 20 40.4 148.2 219.9

Downers Grove, IL Cost Of Living

119
Downers Grove's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Downers Grove Illinois National Average
Overall 119 98 100
Services 98 98 100
Groceries 100 97 100
Health 110 100 100
Housing 163 95 100
Transportation 117 112 100
Utilities 90 97 100

Downers Grove, IL Photos

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Rankings for Downers Grove in Illinois

Map Of Downers Grove, IL

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Population over time in Downers Grove

Year Population % Change
2019 49,470 -0.4%
2018 49,644 -0.0%
2017 49,649 0.2%
2016 49,555 0.1%
2015 49,504 0.3%
2014 49,372 0.8%
2013 48,964 0.7%
2012 48,621 1.5%
2011 47,899 -0.1%
2010 47,938 -

Race / Ethnicity in Downers Grove

White
84.2% (41,658)
African American
4.1% (2,017)
American Indian
0.0% (14)
Asian
5.6% (2,774)
Hawaiian
0.0% (1)
Other
0.1% (54)
Two Or More
1.3% (645)
Hispanic
4.7% (2,307)
Race Downers Grove IL USA
White 84.2% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 4.1% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 5.6% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.7% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Downers Grove

Female
51.8% (25,648)
Male
48.2% (23,821)
Gender Downers Grove IL USA
Female 51.8% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Downers Grove for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-1.0% (-494)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (989)
High School / GED
15.0% (7,420)
Some College
18.0% (8,904)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,957)
Bachelor's Degree
34.0% (16,819)
Master's Degree
17.0% (8,409)
Professional Degree
4.0% (1,978)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (1,484)
Education Downers Grove IL USA
< 9th Grade -1.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 15.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 34.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 17.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Downers Grove, Illinois

Less than $10,000
4.2% (206,135)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.4% (116,468)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.5% (370,361)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.4% (268,999)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.3% (461,245)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.5% (619,867)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (550,912)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.9% (936,867)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.4% (615,481)
$200,000 or more
16.2% (800,662)
Income Downers Grove IL USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.5% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.4% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.3% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.5% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.9% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.4% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 16.2% 8.3% 7.7%

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