|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lemont is 17,529. Lemont, Illinois is the 2,086th largest city in the US.
Parts of Lemont are located within Cook County, DuPage County and Will County.
The peak population of Lemont was in 2020, when its population was 17,665. In 2020, Lemont was the 2,065th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,086th largest city in the US. Lemont is currently 0.8% smaller than it was in 2020.
Lemont has grown 29.6% since the 2000. Lemont, Illinois is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 65% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Lemont has a population density of 2,008.3 people per square mile.
|2035||East St. Louis||18,195||-42.3%|
|2081||Siloam Springs, Arkansas||17,575||59.4%|
|2082||Richmond Hill, Georgia||17,556||152.7%|
|2084||South Ogden, Utah||17,541||22.3%|
|2087||Morganton, North Carolina||17,518||0.5%|
|2092||Holly Springs, Georgia||17,473||385.2%|
The total voting age population of Lemont, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 12,572. The voting age population is 48.2% male and 51.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.2% of the residents of Lemont are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lemont are 95.1% White, 2.7% Asian, 1.1% Two or more races, 0.5% Black, 0.4% American Indian and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 5.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lemont, 4.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.1%. On a per-household basis, 4.4% of families are below the poverty line in Lemont.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.2% of Lemont residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.6% of Lemont residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 41.6% have a bachelor's degree and 14.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lemont residents aged 5 and older, 21.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 17.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lemont is 3.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lemont, 10.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lemont is $99,724.
In Lemont, 81.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 18.3% of housing units in Lemont.
Of all the housing units in Lemont, 11.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Lemont, 25.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lemont is $1,069.
In Lemont, 87.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.