Vernon Hills, IL

25,910 Population
7.7 square miles 3,362.8 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
 
Population Density
3,362.8
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
48.3%
was 47.6%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
31.7%
was 32.2%
 
Percent Under 18
25.2%
was 26.0%
 
Percent 65 and Over
11.7%
was 11.0%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.2
was 4.4
Ranked 5th Lowest in IL
Percent Living in Poverty
5.2%
was 4.2%
 
Median Household Income
$95,217
was $92,201
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
43.6
44
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
45.9
was 54.1
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,974.6
was 1,879.4
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
10,260
was 10,153
 
Median Rent
$1,226
was $1,303
 
Total Building Permits
122
was 18
 
Occupied Housing Units
9,640
was 9,556
 
Homeownership Rate
70.2%
was 70.2%
 
Single Family Building Permits
26
was 18
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,331.7
was 1,317.7
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
17.8%
was 17.3%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
96
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.7
was 2.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
12.3
was 1.8
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
4.8
was 0.7
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.5%
was 98.5%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
89.2%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
98.9%
was 99.0%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
96.4%
was 96.2%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
61.1%
was 61.7%
 

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