Lansing, IL

28,369 Population
7.5 square miles 3,802.2 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
 
Population Density
3,802.2
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
45.2%
was 47.0%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
9.0%
was 9.0%
 
Percent Under 18
22.3%
was 23.0%
 
Percent 65 and Over
15.0%
was 15.1%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
5.1
was 6.7
Ranked 22nd Lowest in IL
Percent Living in Poverty
15.0%
was 14.6%
 
Median Household Income
$50,107
was $48,949
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
43
43.6
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
10.5
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
294.2
was 382.2
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
4,899.3
was 4,102.4
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
12,182
was 12,153
 
Median Rent
$943
was $958
 
Total Building Permits
0
 
Occupied Housing Units
11,025
was 10,951
 
Homeownership Rate
70.7%
was 71.3%
 
Single Family Building Permits
0
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,632.8
was 1,625.2
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
26.4%
was 27.6%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.6
was 2.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
0.0
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.0
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
93.1%
was 90.6%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
85.9%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.7%
was 99.6%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
90.8%
was 89.5%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
21.5%
was 20.7%
 

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