Lemont, IL

16,587 Population
8.2 square miles 2,032.3 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
2,032.3
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
52.4%
was 53.4%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
14.1%
was 14.7%
 
Percent Under 18
24.7%
was 24.4%
 
Percent 65 and Over
15.5%
was 16.2%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
3.8%
was 3.7%
 
Median Household Income
$89,524
was $86,043
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
41.5
42.4
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
29.8
was 79.0
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,047.6
was 1,579.6
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
6,061
was 6,082
 
Median Rent
$898
was $869
 
Total Building Permits
62
was 51
 
Occupied Housing Units
5,787
was 5,813
 
Homeownership Rate
81.4%
was 82.7%
 
Single Family Building Permits
62
was 49
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
741.1
was 740.9
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
20.3%
was 21.1%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
was 2
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.8
was 2.8
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
10.5
was 9.0
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
3.8
was 3.2
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
99.0%
was 97.5%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
93.7%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.2%
was 99.4%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
94.5%
was 93.7%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
39.3%
was 40.1%
 

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