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Age

Under 5 Years 10424
5 to 9 Years 8118
10 to 14 Years 8485
15 to 19 Years 7937
20 to 24 Years 7466
25 to 34 Years 17158
35 to 44 Years 15107
45 to 54 Years 14074
55 to 59 Years 6535
60 to 64 Years 4638
65 to 74 Years 5304
75 to 84 Years 2840
85 Years and Over 1427
Median Age (in years) 32.5

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Ancestry

America 1,939 3.2%
Arab 216 0.4%
Czech 852 1.4%
Danish 500 0.8%
Dutch 726 1.2%
English 5,892 9.7%
French (Except Basque) 2,294 3.8%
French Canadian 279 0.5%
German 18,620 30.7%
Greek 537 0.9%
Hungarian 471 0.8%
Irish 8,505 14.0%
Italian 5,772 9.5%
Lithuanian 301 0.5%
Norwegian 1,761 2.9%
Polish 5,866 9.7%
Portuguese 33 0.1%
Russian 581 1.0%
Scotch-Irish 589 1.0%
Scottish 1,168 1.9%
Slovak 136 0.2%
Subsaharan Africa 607 1.0%
Swedish 1,990 3.3%
Swiss 336 0.6%
Ukranian 184 0.3%
Welsh 376 0.6%
West Indian (except Hispanic Origin Groups) 38 0.1%

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Education

Less than 9th Grade 8,548 12.7%
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma 6,734 10.0%
High School Graduate (Includes Equivalency) 17,736 26.4%
Some College, No Degree 13,571 20.2%
Associates Degree 4,680 7.0%
Bachelors Degree 10,720 16.0%
Graduate or Professional Degree 5,094 7.6%
Population 25 years and Over 67,083
High School Graduate or Higher 77.21&
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 23.57%

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Gender

Male 54,306 49.59%
Female 55,207 50.41%
Total Population 109,513

Household Type

Total Households 35,301
Family Households 25,066 71.00&
with own children under 18 years 13,666 38.71%

Household Occupation

Occupied Housing Units 35,301
Owner-Occupied 24,981 70.76&
Renter Occupied 10,320 29.23%

Household Gross Rent

Median (dollars) $915

Household Selected Monthly Owner Costs

Housing Units with a Mortgage 19,646
Median (dollars) $1796
Housing Units Without a Mortgage 5,335
Median (dollars) $675

Household Value

Median (dollars) $190,700

Income & Benefits (in 2012 Inflation-Adjusted Dollars)

Median Household Income (dollars) $58,487

Industry

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining 427 0.45%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services 4,139 4.38%
Construction 3,365 3.56%
Educational Services, Health Care, and Social Assistance 9,924 10.51%
Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 3,604 3.82%
Information 1,509 1.60%
Manufacturing 10,178 10.78%
Other Services, Except Public Administration 2,291 2.43%
Professional, Scientific, and Management, and Administrative and Waste Management Services 5,650 5.98%
Public Administration 1,291 1.37%
Retail Trade 5,558 5.88%
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities 2,606 2.76%
Wholesale Trade 1,715 1.82%
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years and over 52,257

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Land

Area (in square miles) 37.16
Density (in square feet) 2,911.2

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Race

Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 49,308
Cuban 49
Mexican 43,458
Other Hispanic or Latino 2,115
Puerto Rican 3,686
Total Population 49,308
Not Hispanic or Latino 60,205
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 173
Asian Alone 5,744
Black or African American Alone 7,180
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 11
Some Other Race Alone 129
Two or More Races 1,646
Two or More Races including Some Other Race 100
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 1,546
White Alone 45,322
Total Population 109,513

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Schools

Unified School Districts Elgin Area School District U46
Unified School Districts Central Community Unit School District 301
Unified School Districts Community Unit School District 300
Unified School Districts Community Unit School District 300
Unified School Districts St. Charles Community Unit School District 303

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