Westchester, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Westchester, Illinois Info Snack

Population
16,440
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
4.9%
Median Home
$241,100
Median Income
$86,623
Median Rent
$1,431

Westchester SnackAbility

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

Westchester, IL Crime Report

167
Total Crimes
1,029.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-58.44%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Westchester
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 167 1,029.3 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 19 117.1 406.9 366.7
Murder 1 6.2 6.6 5.0
Robbery 5 30.8 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 11 67.8 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 148 912.2 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 43 265.0 271.7 340.5
Larceny 105 647.2 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 0 0.0 148.2 219.9

Westchester, IL Cost Of Living

113
Westchester's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Westchester Illinois National Average
Overall 113 98 100
Services 109 98 100
Groceries 104 97 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 126 95 100
Transportation 125 112 100
Utilities 93 97 100

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Rankings for Westchester in Illinois

Map Of Westchester, IL

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Population over time in Westchester

Year Population % Change
2019 16,440 -0.8%
2018 16,573 -0.7%
2017 16,687 -0.2%
2016 16,719 -0.4%
2015 16,783 -0.0%
2014 16,786 0.3%
2013 16,742 0.3%
2012 16,684 0.3%
2011 16,637 0.6%
2010 16,542 -

Race / Ethnicity in Westchester

White
54.9% (9,033)
African American
18.2% (2,990)
American Indian
0.1% (15)
Asian
3.6% (588)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.4% (225)
Two Or More
1.1% (174)
Hispanic
20.8% (3,415)
Race Westchester IL USA
White 54.9% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 18.2% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.6% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 20.8% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Westchester

Female
53.5% (8,794)
Male
46.5% (7,646)
Gender Westchester IL USA
Female 53.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Westchester for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (328)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (493)
High School / GED
22.0% (3,616)
Some College
23.0% (3,781)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,315)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (4,438)
Master's Degree
12.0% (1,972)
Professional Degree
2.0% (328)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (164)
Education Westchester IL USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Westchester, Illinois

Less than $10,000
3.1% (51,010)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (33,245)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.8% (112,425)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.2% (69,536)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.2% (183,991)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (235,509)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.0% (262,918)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.4% (401,483)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.6% (207,339)
$200,000 or more
5.3% (86,539)
Income Westchester IL USA
Less than $10,000 3.1% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.8% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.2% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.2% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.0% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.4% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.6% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.3% 8.3% 7.7%

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