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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Elmhurst is 45,326. Elmhurst, Illinois is the 876th largest city in the US.
Parts of Elmhurst are located within Cook County and DuPage County.
The peak population of Elmhurst was in 2020, when its population was 45,649. In 2020, Elmhurst was the 867th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 876th largest city in the US. Elmhurst is currently 0.7% smaller than it was in 2020.
Elmhurst has grown 5.2% since the 2000. Elmhurst, Illinois's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Elmhurst has a population density of 4,302.8 people per square mile.
|870||Sierra Vista, Arizona||45,479||20.2%|
|875||Morgan Hill, California||45,342||32.7%|
|879||Sayreville, New Jersey||45,086||11.2%|
|880||Palm Springs, California||45,019||4.7%|
|881||The Colony, Texas||45,000||66.1%|
The total voting age population of Elmhurst, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 33,039. The voting age population is 48.2% male and 51.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.2% of the residents of Elmhurst are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Elmhurst are 89.3% White, 6.0% Asian, 2.3% Two or more races, 1.3% Black, 0.9% Other and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 8.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Elmhurst, 3.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.8%. On a per-household basis, 2.4% of families are below the poverty line in Elmhurst.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.5% of Elmhurst residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.2% of Elmhurst residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 59.9% have a bachelor's degree and 26.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Elmhurst residents aged 5 and older, 14.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 6.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Elmhurst is 4.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Elmhurst, 10.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Elmhurst is $118,609.
In Elmhurst, 80.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 19.2% of housing units in Elmhurst.
Of all the housing units in Elmhurst, 16.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Elmhurst, 17.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 3,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Elmhurst is $1,497.
In Elmhurst, 90.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.