Downtown Chicago Demographics


  • Total Population20,965
  • Male Population(47.6 %) 9,986
  • Female Population(52.4 %) 10,979
  • Median Age35.00
There are currently 20,965 people living in Downtown Chicago. Out of the total population number, 9,986 are men and 10,979 are women. The median age for Downtown Chicago dwellers is 35.00.


  • White Collar12,608
  • Blue Collar520
There are currently 12,608 white-collar jobs and 520 blue-collar jobs in Downtown Chicago.


  • Total Households10,853
  • Family Households4,310
  • Non-family Households6,543
  • Households With Children1,225
  • Households Without Children9,627
  • Average People Per Household1.76
There are currently 10,853 households in Downtown Chicago. Out of this total, 4,310 are family households, 6,543 are non-family households, 1,225 are households with children and 9,627 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Downtown Chicago is 1.76.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School282
  • Some High School2,157
  • Some College2,249
  • Associate Degree674
  • Bachelors Degree6,299
  • Graduate Degree6,307
There are 282 people living in Downtown Chicago without a high school degree, 2,157 people with some high school degree and 2,249 people with a college degree. 674 people have an associate degree, 6,299 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 6,307 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married9,135
  • Married8,056
  • Separated258
  • Widowed567
  • Divorced1,414
9,135 of the people living in Downtown Chicago have never been married, while 8,056 are married and 258 are separated. A total of 567 people are widowed and 1,414 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$147,975
  • Median Household Income$112,390
  • Median Income Under 25$8,512
  • Median Income 25-44$118,313
  • Median Income 45-64$144,151
  • Median Income Over 65$74,461

The average household income for people living in Downtown Chicago is $147,975, while the median household income is $112,390. The median income in Downtown Chicago is $8,512 for those under 25, $118,313 for those aged 25 to 44, $144,151 for those aged 45 to 64, and $74,461 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.