Living in Mount Prospect, IL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Mount Prospect SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
5

Mount Prospect, IL Crime Report

590
Total Crimes
1,094.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-57.37%
Below National Average

Mount Prospect, IL Cost Of Living

118
Mount Prospect's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average

Mount Prospect, Illinois Info Snack

Population
55,127
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
5.8%
Median Home
$321,700
Median Income
$73,652
Median Rent
$1,100

Rankings for Mount Prospect in Illinois

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8

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Map Of Mount Prospect, IL

Population over time in Mount Prospect

Year Population % Change
2017 55,127 1.2%
2016 54,493 -0.1%
2015 54,552 -0.3%
2014 54,710 0.2%
2013 54,589 0.3%
2012 54,436 0.5%
2011 54,144 0.3%
2010 53,980 0.3%
2009 53,838 -
Crime/100k Mount Prospect IL USA
Violent Crime 59.4 404.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 20.4 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 26.0 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 1035.5 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 102.1 306.7 376.0
Larceny 901.9 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 31.5 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Mount Prospect

White
65.7% (36,235)
African American
2.6% (1,421)
American Indian
0.3% (145)
Asian
12.3% (6,767)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (50)
Two Or More
1.8% (977)
Hispanic
17.3% (9,532)
Race Mount Prospect IL USA
White 65.7% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 2.6% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 12.3% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 17.3% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Mount Prospect, Illinois

Less than $10,000
3.2% (175,264)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.7% (149,921)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.4% (408,417)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.2% (452,967)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.2% (617,561)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (992,632)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.2% (671,981)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.2% (1,061,191)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.6% (471,373)
$200,000 or more
9.3% (511,388)
Income Mount Prospect IL USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.7% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.4% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.2% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.2% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.2% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.2% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.6% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 9.3% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Mount Prospect

Female
49.8% (27,428)
Male
50.2% (27,699)
Gender Mount Prospect IL USA
Female 49.8% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 50.2% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mount Prospect for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (3,307)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (2,756)
High School / GED
21.0% (11,576)
Some College
18.0% (9,922)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (3,858)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (15,435)
Master's Degree
12.0% (6,615)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,102)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (551)
Education Mount Prospect IL USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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