|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bensenville is 18,538. Bensenville, Illinois is the 2,002nd largest city in the US.
Parts of Bensenville are located within Cook County and DuPage County.
The peak population of Bensenville was in 2000, when its population was 20,737. In 2000, Bensenville was the 1,539th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,002nd largest city in the US. Bensenville is currently 10.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
Bensenville has shrunk 10.6% since the year 2000. Bensenville, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 89% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Bensenville has a population density of 3,296.6 people per square mile.
|2035||East St. Louis||18,195||-42.3%|
|1997||Round Lake, Illinois||18,625||208.9%|
|2003||St. Marys, Georgia||18,521||24.3%|
|2004||Winthrop Town, Massachusetts||18,505|
|2005||Arroyo Grande, California||18,456||15.7%|
|2007||Albert Lea, Minnesota||18,428||0.0%|
|2008||Dover, New Jersey||18,427||1.4%|
The total voting age population of Bensenville, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 10,824. The voting age population is 50.0% male and 50.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.2% of the residents of Bensenville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bensenville are 73.1% White, 14.5% Other, 4.5% Two or more races, 4.2% Asian, 3.3% Black, 0.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 49.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bensenville, 10.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.3%. On a per-household basis, 9.5% of families are below the poverty line in Bensenville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.6% of Bensenville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 78.3% of Bensenville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.9% have a bachelor's degree and 5.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bensenville residents aged 5 and older, 57.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 42.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 12.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bensenville is 4.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bensenville, 5.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bensenville is $62,756.
In Bensenville, 50.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 49.6% of housing units in Bensenville.
Of all the housing units in Bensenville, 3.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Bensenville, 6.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 450 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bensenville is $1,128.
In Bensenville, 84.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.