|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Niles is 30,345. Niles, Illinois is the 1,300th largest city in the US.
Niles is located entirely in Cook County.
The peak population of Niles was in 2020, when its population was 30,917. In 2020, Niles was the 1,274th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,300th largest city in the US. Niles is currently 1.9% smaller than it was in 2020.
Niles has grown 1.0% since the 2000. Niles, Illinois's growth is below average. 77% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Niles has a population density of 5,097.1 people per square mile.
|1229||Elk Grove Village||32,066||-7.7%|
|1350||Lake in the Hills||28,945||20.2%|
|1295||Middletown, New York||30,452||20.0%|
|1296||North Tonawanda, New York||30,409||-8.3%|
|1297||Miami Lakes, Florida||30,388||34.0%|
|1303||Highland Park, Illinois||30,177||-0.4%|
The total voting age population of Niles, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 21,540. The voting age population is 47.2% male and 52.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 25.1% of the residents of Niles are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Niles are 72.5% White, 19.8% Asian, 3.2% Black, 2.5% Two or more races, 1.8% Other, 0.2% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 9.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Niles, 9.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 11.2%. On a per-household basis, 7.5% of families are below the poverty line in Niles.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.4% of Niles residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.8% of Niles residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 35.9% have a bachelor's degree and 11.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Niles residents aged 5 and older, 55.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 30.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 11.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Niles is 4.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Niles, 7.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Niles is $64,772.
In Niles, 74.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.2% of housing units in Niles.
Of all the housing units in Niles, 3.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Niles, 5.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 650 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Niles is $1,141.
In Niles, 80.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.