Living in Kankakee, IL

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

Kankakee, Illinois Info Snack

Population
25,830
Unemployment
6.9%
Poverty
28.9%
Median Home
$88,500
Median Income
$37,894
Median Rent
$820

Kankakee SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
8

Kankakee, IL Crime Report

1,109
Total Crimes
4,286.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
73.07%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Kankakee
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,109 4,286.5 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 236 912.2 406.9 366.7
Murder 4 15.5 6.6 5.0
Robbery 53 204.9 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 150 579.8 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 873 3,374.3 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 156 603.0 271.7 340.5
Larceny 675 2,609.0 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 42 162.3 148.2 219.9

Kankakee, IL Cost Of Living

88
Kankakee's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Kankakee Illinois National Average
Overall 88 98 100
Services 93 98 100
Groceries 110 97 100
Health 108 100 100
Housing 58 95 100
Transportation 126 112 100
Utilities 90 97 100

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Rankings for Kankakee in Illinois

Map Of Kankakee, IL

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Population over time in Kankakee

Year Population % Change
2019 25,830 -0.2%
2018 25,884 -0.6%
2017 26,036 -1.5%
2016 26,424 -1.5%
2015 26,821 -1.2%
2014 27,145 -1.0%
2013 27,412 -0.5%
2012 27,560 -0.6%
2011 27,735 0.5%
2010 27,598 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kankakee

White
38.4% (9,923)
African American
41.3% (10,666)
American Indian
0.5% (138)
Asian
0.5% (131)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (193)
Hispanic
18.5% (4,779)
Race Kankakee IL USA
White 38.4% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 41.3% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 18.5% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Kankakee

Female
51.4% (13,266)
Male
48.6% (12,563)
Gender Kankakee IL USA
Female 51.4% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kankakee for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (2,582)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (3,616)
High School / GED
34.0% (8,782)
Some College
21.0% (5,424)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,808)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (2,066)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,291)
Professional Degree
1.0% (258)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Kankakee IL USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Kankakee, Illinois

Less than $10,000
15.5% (400,569)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (185,009)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.2% (393,431)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (254,388)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.0% (308,920)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (458,241)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.5% (272,090)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.1% (208,707)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (65,381)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (36,259)
Income Kankakee IL USA
Less than $10,000 15.5% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.2% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.0% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.5% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.1% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 8.3% 7.7%

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