Downtown Chicago Demographics


  • Total Population20,800
  • Male Population(48.5 %) 10,093
  • Female Population(51.5 %) 10,707
  • Median Age34.00
There are currently 20,800 people living in Downtown Chicago. Out of the total population number, 10,093 are men and 10,707 are women. The median age for Downtown Chicago dwellers is 34.00.


  • White Collar12,695
  • Blue Collar388
There are currently 12,695 white-collar jobs and 388 blue-collar jobs in Downtown Chicago.


  • Total Households10,651
  • Family Households3,968
  • Non-family Households6,684
  • Households With Children1,354
  • Households Without Children9,297
  • Average People Per Household1.81
There are currently 10,651 households in Downtown Chicago. Out of this total, 3,968 are family households, 6,684 are non-family households, 1,354 are households with children and 9,297 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Downtown Chicago is 1.81.

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

  • No High School349
  • Some High School2,219
  • Some College3,391
  • Associate Degree678
  • Bachelors Degree6,100
  • Graduate Degree5,921
There are 349 people living in Downtown Chicago without a high school degree, 2,219 people with some high school degree and 3,391 people with a college degree. 678 people have an associate degree, 6,100 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 5,921 boast a graduate degree.

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

  • Never Married9,167
  • Married7,525
  • Separated239
  • Widowed616
  • Divorced1,570
9,167 of the people living in Downtown Chicago have never been married, while 7,525 are married and 239 are separated. A total of 616 people are widowed and 1,570 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$121,944
  • Median Household Income$94,961
  • Median Income Under 25$16,488
  • Median Income 25-44$107,568
  • Median Income 45-64$177,898
  • Median Income Over 65$105,004

The average household income for people living in Downtown Chicago is $121,944, while the median household income is $94,961. The median income in Downtown Chicago is $16,488 for those under 25, $107,568 for those aged 25 to 44, $177,898 for those aged 45 to 64, and $105,004 for those over the age of 65.


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