Living in Skokie, IL

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

Skokie, Illinois Info Snack

Population
63,821
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
9.4%
Median Home
$318,800
Median Income
$73,046
Median Rent
$1,271

Skokie SnackAbility

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

Skokie, IL Crime Report

2,020
Total Crimes
3,202.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
29.29%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Skokie
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,020 3,202.2 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 150 237.8 406.9 366.7
Murder 1 1.6 6.6 5.0
Robbery 58 91.9 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 73 115.7 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,870 2,964.4 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 188 298.0 271.7 340.5
Larceny 1,619 2,566.5 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 63 99.9 148.2 219.9

Skokie, IL Cost Of Living

118
Skokie's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Skokie Illinois National Average
Overall 118 98 100
Services 109 98 100
Groceries 104 97 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 144 95 100
Transportation 125 112 100
Utilities 93 97 100

Skokie, IL Photos

Illinois Holocaust Museum And Education Center Collage
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Skokie in Illinois

Map Of Skokie, IL

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Population over time in Skokie

Year Population % Change
2019 63,821 -0.9%
2018 64,395 -0.6%
2017 64,773 -0.2%
2016 64,873 -0.3%
2015 65,061 0.0%
2014 65,056 0.3%
2013 64,885 0.5%
2012 64,588 0.6%
2011 64,233 0.6%
2010 63,824 -

Race / Ethnicity in Skokie

White
48.9% (31,195)
African American
7.7% (4,888)
American Indian
0.1% (41)
Asian
27.4% (17,486)
Hawaiian
0.1% (88)
Other
0.2% (132)
Two Or More
4.2% (2,671)
Hispanic
11.5% (7,320)
Race Skokie IL USA
White 48.9% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 7.7% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 27.4% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.2% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.5% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Skokie

Female
52.2% (33,301)
Male
47.8% (30,520)
Gender Skokie IL USA
Female 52.2% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 47.8% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Skokie for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (3,829)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (2,552)
High School / GED
19.0% (12,125)
Some College
17.0% (10,849)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (4,467)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (19,146)
Master's Degree
12.0% (7,658)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,914)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,276)
Education Skokie IL USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 19.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Skokie, Illinois

Less than $10,000
6.1% (392,068)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.1% (196,890)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.8% (372,950)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.3% (465,403)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.0% (767,586)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (1,063,493)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (756,743)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.8% (1,138,254)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.8% (625,768)
$200,000 or more
9.4% (602,940)
Income Skokie IL USA
Less than $10,000 6.1% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.1% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.8% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.3% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.0% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.8% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.8% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 9.4% 8.3% 7.7%

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