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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Joliet is 150,372. Joliet, Illinois is the 176th largest city in the US.
Parts of Joliet are located within Kendall County and Will County.
The current population of Joliet (150,372) is it's peak population.
Joliet has grown 38.9% since the 2000. Joliet, Illinois is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 74% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Joliet has a population density of 2,373.6 people per square mile.
|170||Kansas City, Kansas||154,545||5.2%|
|174||Charleston, South Carolina||151,612||53.1%|
The total voting age population of Joliet, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 95,799. The voting age population is 49.2% male and 50.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.0% of the residents of Joliet are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Joliet are 66.4% White, 17.1% Black, 10.5% Other, 3.4% Two or more races, 2.1% Asian and 0.5% American Indian. Additionally, 31.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Joliet, 10.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.3%. On a per-household basis, 8.8% of families are below the poverty line in Joliet.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.6% of Joliet residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.2% of Joliet residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.1% have a bachelor's degree and 6.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Joliet residents aged 5 and older, 28.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 24.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Joliet is 6.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Joliet, 11.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Joliet is $70,509.
In Joliet, 70.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 29.2% of housing units in Joliet.
Of all the housing units in Joliet, 17.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Joliet, 27.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 14,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Joliet is $1,033.
In Joliet, 85.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.