McHenry, IL

26,631 Population
14.6 square miles 1,823.4 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
 
Population Density
1,823.4
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
47.8%
was 48.2%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
9.4%
was 9.0%
 
Percent Under 18
23.5%
was 24.0%
 
Percent 65 and Over
13.9%
was 13.5%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
4.1
was 5.5
Ranked 14th Lowest in IL
Percent Living in Poverty
5.7%
was 8.2%
 
Median Household Income
$64,882
was $62,625
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
39
41.4
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
143.2
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,055.2
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
10,861
was 10,890
 
Median Rent
$1,070
was $1,028
 
Total Building Permits
19
was 14
 
Occupied Housing Units
10,187
was 10,204
 
Homeownership Rate
69.9%
was 72.7%
 
Single Family Building Permits
7
was 14
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
743.6
was 743.6
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
18.0%
was 19.8%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
12
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.6
was 2.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
1.8
was 1.3
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.7
was 0.5
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
98.4%
was 98.5%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
89.4%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.0%
was 99.1%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
90.9%
was 91.4%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
25.0%
was 23.9%
 

+ Upload Other Data