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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hazel Crest is 13,098. Hazel Crest, Illinois is the 2,592nd largest city in the US.
Hazel Crest is located entirely in Cook County.
The peak population of Hazel Crest was in 2000, when its population was 14,818. In 2000, Hazel Crest was the 2,026th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,592nd largest city in the US. Hazel Crest is currently 11.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
Hazel Crest has shrunk 11.6% since the year 2000. Hazel Crest, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 89% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Hazel Crest has a population density of 4,159.3 people per square mile.
|2571||La Grange Park||13,234||-0.3%|
|2586||Florham Park, New Jersey||13,149||22.9%|
|2589||Ridgefield Park, New Jersey||13,136||2.0%|
|2591||North Palm Beach, Florida||13,103||8.2%|
|2592||Hazel Crest, Illinois||13,098||-11.6%|
The total voting age population of Hazel Crest, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 9,847. The voting age population is 43.8% male and 56.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.0% of the residents of Hazel Crest are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hazel Crest are 87.0% Black, 11.0% White, 0.7% Other, 0.5% Two or more races, 0.4% American Indian and 0.4% Asian. Additionally, 4.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hazel Crest, 15.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 25.9%. On a per-household basis, 12.7% of families are below the poverty line in Hazel Crest.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.3% of Hazel Crest residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.7% of Hazel Crest residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.4% have a bachelor's degree and 9.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hazel Crest residents aged 5 and older, 5.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hazel Crest is 10.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hazel Crest, 16.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Hazel Crest is $54,347.
In Hazel Crest, 60.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.2% of housing units in Hazel Crest.
Of all the housing units in Hazel Crest, 8.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Hazel Crest, 3.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 180 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hazel Crest is $1,589.
In Hazel Crest, 81.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.