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Overview for Elgin, IL

114,156 people live in Elgin, where the median age is 35 and the average individual income is $31,673. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

114,156

Total Population

35 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$31,673

Average individual Income

Around Elgin, IL

There's plenty to do around Elgin, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

47
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
49
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score
29
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Churro Bar, Fox Valley Archery, and Pure Barre.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.11 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.35 miles 22 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.1 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.99 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.91 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.12 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Elgin, IL

Elgin has 38,168 households, with an average household size of 2.94. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Elgin do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 114,156 people call Elgin home. The population density is 3,002 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

114,156

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

35

Median Age

50.69 / 49.31%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
38,168

Total Households

2.94

Average Household Size

$31,673

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Elgin, IL

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Primary Schools ()
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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Elgin. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
The Einstein Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Elgin Math and Science Academy Charter
PUBLIC
K - 7th
3/5
St John's Lutheran School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Westminster Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Institute Of Islamic Education
PRIVATE
1st - 12th
No rating available
St Thomas More Elementary School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Bethlehem Lutheran Child Development Center
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Highland Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
St Edward Central Catholic High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
St Laurence Elementary School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Harvest Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Prairie Knolls Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 7th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Garfield Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
Kimball Middle School
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
1/5
Highland Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Central School Program
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
No rating available
Abbott Middle School
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Lords Park Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Otter Creek Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
New Beginnings Regnl Safe School Pgm
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
No rating available
Channing Memorial Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
Washington Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Creekside Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
No rating available
Country Trails Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Century Oaks Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Harriet Gifford Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Huff Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Lowrie Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
Hilltop Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
3/5
Ellis Middle School
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
1/5
Hillcrest Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
Larsen Middle School
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
2/5
Coleman Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
1/5
McKinley Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
Illinois Park Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - PreK
No rating available

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