West Side Chicago Demographics


  • Total Population464,670
  • Male Population(49.4 %) 229,740
  • Female Population(50.6 %) 234,930
  • Median Age31.00
There are currently 464,670 people living in West Side Chicago. Out of the total population number, 229,740 are men and 234,930 are women. The median age for West Side Chicago dwellers is 31.00.


  • White Collar155,763
  • Blue Collar40,716
There are currently 155,763 white-collar jobs and 40,716 blue-collar jobs in West Side Chicago.


  • Total Households159,993
  • Family Households92,258
  • Non-family Households67,735
  • Households With Children53,003
  • Households Without Children106,990
  • Average People Per Household2.84
There are currently 159,993 households in West Side Chicago. Out of this total, 92,258 are family households, 67,735 are non-family households, 53,003 are households with children and 106,990 are households without children. The average number of people per household in West Side Chicago is 2.84.

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

  • No High School38,212
  • Some High School138,855
  • Some College65,463
  • Associate Degree16,888
  • Bachelors Degree57,293
  • Graduate Degree32,222
There are 38,212 people living in West Side Chicago without a high school degree, 138,855 people with some high school degree and 65,463 people with a college degree. 16,888 people have an associate degree, 57,293 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 32,222 boast a graduate degree.

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

  • Never Married209,569
  • Married113,770
  • Separated10,603
  • Widowed17,176
  • Divorced27,204
209,569 of the people living in West Side Chicago have never been married, while 113,770 are married and 10,603 are separated. A total of 17,176 people are widowed and 27,204 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$54,078
  • Median Household Income$47,528
  • Median Income Under 25$22,414
  • Median Income 25-44$48,320
  • Median Income 45-64$42,293
  • Median Income Over 65$23,088

The average household income for people living in West Side Chicago is $54,078, while the median household income is $47,528. The median income in West Side Chicago is $22,414 for those under 25, $48,320 for those aged 25 to 44, $42,293 for those aged 45 to 64, and $23,088 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.