|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Skokie is 66,422. Skokie, Illinois is the 575th largest city in the US.
Skokie is located entirely in Cook County.
The peak population of Skokie was in 2020, when its population was 67,682. In 2020, Skokie was the 560th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 575th largest city in the US. Skokie is currently 1.9% smaller than it was in 2020.
Skokie has grown 4.8% since the 2000. Skokie, Illinois's growth is below average. 79% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Skokie has a population density of 6,437.8 people per square mile.
|569||Palo Alto, California||66,680||13.8%|
|572||Delray Beach, Florida||66,573||10.3%|
|576||Queen Creek, Arizona||66,346||1945.1%|
|580||Union City, New Jersey||65,638||-2.1%|
The total voting age population of Skokie, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 42,709. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.1% of the residents of Skokie are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Skokie are 57.1% White, 27.5% Asian, 8.0% Black, 5.1% Two or more races, 1.9% Other, 0.2% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 11.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Skokie, 9.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.2%. On a per-household basis, 6.9% of families are below the poverty line in Skokie.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.0% of Skokie residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.1% of Skokie residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 47.6% have a bachelor's degree and 17.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Skokie residents aged 5 and older, 52.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 23.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 13.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Skokie is 4.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Skokie, 9.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Skokie is $73,046.
In Skokie, 70.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 29.6% of housing units in Skokie.
Of all the housing units in Skokie, 9.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Skokie, 8.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Skokie is $1,271.
In Skokie, 86.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.