Des Plaines Demographics


  • Total Population90,201
  • Male Population(49.7 %) 44,805
  • Female Population(50.3 %) 45,397
  • Median Age40.00
There are currently 90,201 people living in Des Plaines. Out of the total population number, 44,805 are men and 45,397 are women. The median age for Des Plaines dwellers is 40.00.


  • White Collar35,979
  • Blue Collar11,072
There are currently 35,979 white-collar jobs and 11,072 blue-collar jobs in Des Plaines.


  • Total Households33,016
  • Family Households22,274
  • Non-family Households10,742
  • Households With Children10,223
  • Households Without Children22,793
  • Average People Per Household2.83
There are currently 33,016 households in Des Plaines. Out of this total, 22,274 are family households, 10,742 are non-family households, 10,223 are households with children and 22,793 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Des Plaines is 2.83.

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

  • No High School5,073
  • Some High School22,018
  • Some College17,571
  • Associate Degree5,566
  • Bachelors Degree16,040
  • Graduate Degree7,438
There are 5,073 people living in Des Plaines without a high school degree, 22,018 people with some high school degree and 17,571 people with a college degree. 5,566 people have an associate degree, 16,040 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 7,438 boast a graduate degree.

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

  • Never Married22,622
  • Married40,476
  • Separated1,162
  • Widowed5,045
  • Divorced6,362
22,622 of the people living in Des Plaines have never been married, while 40,476 are married and 1,162 are separated. A total of 5,045 people are widowed and 6,362 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$75,368
  • Median Household Income$61,794
  • Median Income Under 25$47,745
  • Median Income 25-44$66,862
  • Median Income 45-64$74,856
  • Median Income Over 65$37,872

The average household income for people living in Des Plaines is $75,368, while the median household income is $61,794. The median income in Des Plaines is $47,745 for those under 25, $66,862 for those aged 25 to 44, $74,856 for those aged 45 to 64, and $37,872 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.