|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Matteson is 18,664. Matteson, Illinois is the 1,991st largest city in the US.
Parts of Matteson are located within Cook County and Will County.
The peak population of Matteson was in 2020, when its population was 19,010. In 2020, Matteson was the 1,939th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,991st largest city in the US. Matteson is currently 1.8% smaller than it was in 2020.
Matteson has grown 43.1% since the 2000. Matteson, Illinois is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 76% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Matteson has a population density of 2,038.7 people per square mile.
|1985||La Marque, Texas||18,697||36.4%|
|1986||Lumberton, North Carolina||18,694||-11.4%|
|1987||Rutherford, New Jersey||18,690||3.2%|
|1989||Santa Fe Springs, California||18,678||13.5%|
|1993||Creve Coeur, Missouri||18,660||11.3%|
|1995||West Chester, Pennsylvania||18,630||4.2%|
|1997||Round Lake, Illinois||18,625||208.9%|
The total voting age population of Matteson, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 14,951. The voting age population is 42.2% male and 57.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.2% of the residents of Matteson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Matteson are 80.9% Black, 14.6% White, 2.3% Two or more races, 1.5% Asian and 0.8% Other. Additionally, 2.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Matteson, 10.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.8%. On a per-household basis, 6.2% of families are below the poverty line in Matteson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.5% of Matteson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.2% of Matteson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 36.2% have a bachelor's degree and 11.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Matteson residents aged 5 and older, 4.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Matteson is 9.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Matteson, 16.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Matteson is $83,729.
In Matteson, 80.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 19.2% of housing units in Matteson.
Of all the housing units in Matteson, 3.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Matteson, 34.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Matteson is $1,227.
In Matteson, 87.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.