|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of McHenry is 27,372. McHenry, Illinois is the 1,424th largest city in the US.
McHenry is located entirely in McHenry County.
The current population of McHenry (27,372) is it's peak population.
McHenry has grown 25.5% since the 2000. McHenry, Illinois is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 63% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
McHenry has a population density of 1,831.1 people per square mile.
|1439||Round Lake Beach||27,081||3.5%|
|1418||New Lenox, Illinois||27,477||49.5%|
|1420||Twentynine Palms, California||27,435||-5.1%|
|1421||Lemon Grove, California||27,413||9.8%|
|1425||Union City, Georgia||27,359||128.2%|
|1427||Williston, North Dakota||27,332||119.2%|
|1428||Ossining, New York||27,298||13.2%|
The total voting age population of McHenry, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 19,470. The voting age population is 49.5% male and 50.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.7% of the residents of McHenry are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of McHenry are 94.0% White, 2.0% Asian, 1.7% Other, 1.3% Two or more races, 0.7% Black and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 14.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In McHenry, 6.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 8.9%. On a per-household basis, 4.8% of families are below the poverty line in McHenry.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.0% of McHenry residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.0% of McHenry residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.6% have a bachelor's degree and 8.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among McHenry residents aged 5 and older, 14.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in McHenry is 3.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In McHenry, 9.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in McHenry is $75,811.
In McHenry, 71.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 28.6% of housing units in McHenry.
Of all the housing units in McHenry, 4.9% of them were build before 1940.
In McHenry, 26.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in McHenry is $1,221.
In McHenry, 89.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.