East St. Louis, IL
Community & Region
-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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East St. Louis IL General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Demographics||East St. Louis||Illinois|
|Population, 2013 estimate ||26,598||12,882,135|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||26,917||12,830,632|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||-1.2%||0.4%|
|Population, 2010 ||27,006||12,830,632|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||8.4%||6.5%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||29.3%||24.4%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||13.3%||12.5%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||54.6%||51.0% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.9%||71.5%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||98.0%||14.5%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.3%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||4.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||Z||0.0%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||0.8%||2.3%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||0.5%||15.8%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||0.8%||63.7% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||87.9%||86.8%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||0.3%||13.8%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||0.9%||22.3%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||78.4%||87.3%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||7.6%||31.4%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||1,846||727,919|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||24.2||28.0|
|Housing units, 2010 ||12,055||5,296,715|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||46.0%||67.5%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||36.9%||32.9%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$60,600||$182,300|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||10,367||4,772,723|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.57||2.63|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$11,618||$29,666|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$19,161||$56,797|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||46.7%||14.1%|
|Business Attributes||East St. Louis||Illinois|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||1,077||1,123,817|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||73.2%||9.5%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.5%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||5.3%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||5.0%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||52.1%||30.5% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||0||257,760,713|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||351,086||231,082,768|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||80,590||165,450,520|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$2,787||$12,947|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||D||25,469,026|
|Geographic Attributes||East St. Louis||Illinois|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||13.99||55,518.93|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||1,930.1||231.1|
|FIPS Code ||22255||17|
|Counties ||St. Clair County|
|(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.|
|(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.|
|FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data|
|NA: Not available|
|D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information|
|X: Not applicable|
|S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards|
|Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown|
|F: Fewer than 100 firms|
|Source: ProximityOne; Census Bureau; BLS|
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