|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cary is 17,848. Cary, Illinois is the 2,059th largest city in the US.
Cary is located entirely in McHenry County.
The peak population of Cary was in 2010, when its population was 18,271. In 2010, Cary was the 1,875th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,059th largest city in the US. Cary is currently 2.3% smaller than it was in 2010.
Cary has grown 14.4% since the 2000. Cary, Illinois's growth is about average. 43% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Cary has a population density of 2,914.5 people per square mile.
|2035||East St. Louis||18,195||-42.3%|
|2054||Scarsdale, New York||17,939||0.4%|
|2056||North Canton, Ohio||17,891||6.8%|
|2057||Bay City, Texas||17,882||-4.0%|
|2058||Los Lunas, New Mexico||17,861||76.5%|
|2063||Villa Rica, Georgia||17,830||295.6%|
The total voting age population of Cary, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 13,087. The voting age population is 48.5% male and 51.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.3% of the residents of Cary are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cary are 92.2% White, 2.8% Two or more races, 2.0% Black, 1.5% Other and 1.4% Asian. Additionally, 10.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cary, 5.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.9%. On a per-household basis, 3.7% of families are below the poverty line in Cary.
Among those aged 16 and older, 74.5% of Cary residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.3% of Cary residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 45.0% have a bachelor's degree and 14.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cary residents aged 5 and older, 13.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cary is 4.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cary, 11.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cary is $100,339.
In Cary, 86.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 13.1% of housing units in Cary.
Of all the housing units in Cary, 4.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Cary, 21.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cary is $1,196.
In Cary, 94.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.