Evanston, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
73,979
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
11.7%
Median Home
$409,900
Median Income
$82,335
Median Rent
$1,433

Evanston SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
10
Education
9
Commute
5

Evanston, IL Crime Report

2,052
Total Crimes
2,771.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
18.12%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Evanston
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,052 2,771.2 1,985.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 115 155.3 425.9 387.8
Murder 1 1.4 9.1 6.5
Robbery 42 56.7 97.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 65 87.8 278.9 279.7
Property Crime 1,937 2,615.9 1,559.4 1,958.2
Burglary 292 394.3 246.4 314.2
Larceny 1,575 2,127.0 1,143.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 70 94.5 169.5 246.0

Evanston, IL Cost Of Living

128
Evanston's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Evanston Illinois National Average
Overall 128 98 100
Services 114 95 100
Groceries 108 97 100
Health 98 99 100
Housing 175 96 100
Transportation 113 105 100
Utilities 93 94 100

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Rankings for Evanston in Illinois

Map Of Evanston, IL

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Population over time in Evanston

Year Population % Change
2020 73,979 -1.6%
2019 75,157 -0.5%
2018 75,557 0.1%
2017 75,472 -0.2%
2016 75,603 0.4%
2015 75,282 0.5%
2014 74,937 0.4%
2013 74,619 0.6%
2012 74,149 0.4%
2011 73,880 -

Race / Ethnicity in Evanston

White
58.3% (43,121)
African American
16.0% (11,806)
American Indian
0.0% (23)
Asian
9.2% (6,796)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (375)
Two Or More
4.2% (3,109)
Hispanic
11.8% (8,749)
Race Evanston IL USA
White 58.3% 60.8% 60.1%
African American 16.0% 13.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 9.2% 5.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.2% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 11.8% 17.2% 18.2%

Gender in Evanston

Female
52.2% (38,636)
Male
47.8% (35,343)
Gender Evanston IL USA
Female 52.2% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 47.8% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Evanston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (2,219)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (2,219)
High School / GED
12.0% (8,877)
Some College
11.0% (8,137)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (2,959)
Bachelor's Degree
29.0% (21,453)
Master's Degree
23.0% (17,015)
Professional Degree
7.0% (5,178)
Doctorate Degree
8.0% (5,918)
Education Evanston IL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 12.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 11.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 29.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 23.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 7.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 8.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Evanston, Illinois

Less than $10,000
6.3% (467,436)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (245,377)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.4% (473,001)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (526,528)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.0% (663,526)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.7% (1,016,489)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (758,127)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.5% (1,217,879)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.8% (648,422)
$200,000 or more
18.7% (1,381,110)
Income Evanston IL USA
Less than $10,000 6.3% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.4% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 8.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.0% 11.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.7% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.5% 16.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.8% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 18.7% 8.8% 8.3%

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