|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of New Lenox is 27,477. New Lenox, Illinois is the 1,418th largest city in the US.
New Lenox is located entirely in Will County.
The current population of New Lenox (27,477) is it's peak population.
New Lenox has grown 49.5% since the 2000. New Lenox, Illinois is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 78% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
New Lenox has a population density of 1,557.6 people per square mile.
|1439||Round Lake Beach||27,081||3.5%|
|1417||Granite City, Illinois||27,484||-13.9%|
|1418||New Lenox, Illinois||27,477||49.5%|
|1420||Twentynine Palms, California||27,435||-5.1%|
|1421||Lemon Grove, California||27,413||9.8%|
The total voting age population of New Lenox, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 19,170. The voting age population is 49.0% male and 51.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.9% of the residents of New Lenox are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of New Lenox are 96.2% White, 1.6% Two or more races, 0.9% Other, 0.7% Black and 0.6% Asian. Additionally, 5.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In New Lenox, 3.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 3.6%. On a per-household basis, 2.7% of families are below the poverty line in New Lenox.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.1% of New Lenox residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.5% of New Lenox residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 40.5% have a bachelor's degree and 15.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among New Lenox residents aged 5 and older, 5.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in New Lenox is 4.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In New Lenox, 14.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in New Lenox is $110,313.
In New Lenox, 89.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 10.2% of housing units in New Lenox.
Of all the housing units in New Lenox, 2.0% of them were build before 1940.
In New Lenox, 33.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 3,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in New Lenox is $1,143.
In New Lenox, 94.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.