Steger, IL

9,535 Population
3.5 square miles 2,761.1 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
2,761.1
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
45.1%
was 49.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
6.4%
was 8.4%
 
Percent Under 18
20.3%
was 22.2%
 
Percent 65 and Over
13.9%
was 13.3%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
18.7%
was 17.7%
 
Median Household Income
$42,492
was $43,118
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
45.5
44.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
324.5
was 333.5
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,339.6
was 4,106.3
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
4,555
was 4,361
 
Median Rent
$852
was $835
 
Total Building Permits
0
 
Occupied Housing Units
4,167
was 3,886
 
Homeownership Rate
60.0%
was 58.9%
 
Single Family Building Permits
0
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,319.4
was 1,263.2
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
18.9%
was 22.9%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.3
was 2.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
0.0
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.0
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.0%
was 96.7%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
84.6%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
87.5%
was 84.3%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
15.2%
was 14.3%
 

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