|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Calumet City is 35,159. Calumet City, Illinois is the 1,133rd largest city in the US.
Calumet City is located entirely in Cook County.
The peak population of Calumet City was in 2000, when its population was 39,035. In 2000, Calumet City was the 826th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,133rd largest city in the US. Calumet City is currently 9.9% smaller than it was in 2000.
Calumet City has shrunk 9.9% since the year 2000. Calumet City, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Calumet City has a population density of 5,155.5 people per square mile.
|1229||Elk Grove Village||32,066||-7.7%|
|1133||Calumet City, Illinois||35,159||-9.9%|
|1134||Fair Lawn, New Jersey||35,159||11.1%|
|1135||Watertown Town, Massachusetts||35,149|
|1137||College Park, Maryland||35,110||42.0%|
|1139||San Juan Capistrano, California||34,955||3.1%|
The total voting age population of Calumet City, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 26,105. The voting age population is 42.3% male and 57.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.1% of the residents of Calumet City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Calumet City are 74.4% Black, 22.8% White, 1.8% Other, 0.5% American Indian and 0.5% Two or more races. Additionally, 15.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Calumet City, 18.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.0%. On a per-household basis, 15.1% of families are below the poverty line in Calumet City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.4% of Calumet City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.6% of Calumet City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.9% have a bachelor's degree and 6.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Calumet City residents aged 5 and older, 17.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 14.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Calumet City is 16.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Calumet City, 15.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Calumet City is $44,456.
In Calumet City, 54.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 45.5% of housing units in Calumet City.
Of all the housing units in Calumet City, 11.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Calumet City, 6.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Calumet City is $967.
In Calumet City, 78.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.