Skokie SnackAbility

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

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Skokie, Illinois Info Snack

Skokie (/skoki/; formerly Niles Center) is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. Its name comes from a Potawatomi word for "marsh." A Chicago suburb, for many years Skokie promoted itself as "The World's Largest Village." Its population, according to the 2010 census, was 64,784. Skokie's streets, like that of many suburbs, are largely a continuation of the Chicago street grid, and the village is served by the Chicago Transit Authority, further cementing its connection to the city.
Population
64,773
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
9.8%
Median Home
$291,200
Median Income
$70,544
Median Rent
$1,184

Rankings for Skokie in Illinois

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Map Of Skokie, IL

Population over time in Skokie

Year Population % Change
2017 64,773 -0.2%
2016 64,873 -0.3%
2015 65,061 0.0%
2014 65,056 0.3%
2013 64,885 0.5%
2012 64,588 0.6%
2011 64,233 0.6%
2010 63,824 -

Crime in Skokie Per 100k

Crime Skokie IL USA
Violent Crime 288.3 438.8 382.9
Murder 3.1 7.8 5.3
Robbery 62.3 137.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 191.7 250.4 248.9
Property Crime 2409.3 2011.4 2362.0
Burglary 330.4 339.5 430.4
Larceny 1993.2 1508.8 1694.0
Car Theft 85.7 163.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Skokie

White
51.7% (33,495)
African American
6.6% (4,247)
American Indian
0.1% (80)
Asian
26.5% (17,143)
Hawaiian
0.1% (38)
Other
0.1% (93)
Two Or More
3.8% (2,440)
Hispanic
11.2% (7,237)
Race Skokie IL USA
White 51.7% 61.9% 61.5%
African American 6.6% 14.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 26.5% 5.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.8% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 11.2% 16.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Skokie, Illinois

Less than $10,000
5.6% (362,728)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (252,614)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.5% (421,024)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.9% (511,706)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.7% (822,617)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (1,016,936)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.9% (900,344)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.3% (1,055,799)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.1% (589,434)
$200,000 or more
8.3% (537,615)
Income Skokie IL USA
Less than $10,000 5.6% 6.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 4.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.5% 9.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.9% 8.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.7% 12.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 17.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.9% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.3% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.1% 6.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 8.3% 6.9% 6.3%

Gender in Skokie

Female
52.9% (34,241)
Male
47.1% (30,531)
Gender Skokie IL USA
Female 52.9% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Skokie for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.5% (3,535)
9-12th Grade
3.9% (2,530)
High School / GED
18.9% (12,267)
Some College
17.2% (11,153)
Associate's Degree
6.8% (4,433)
Bachelor's Degree
28.7% (18,611)
Master's Degree
13.5% (8,760)
Professional Degree
3.4% (2,222)
Doctorate Degree
1.9% (1,257)
Education Skokie IL USA
< 9th Grade 5.5% 5.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 3.9% 6.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 18.9% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 17.2% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.8% 7.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 28.7% 20.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 13.5% 9.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.4% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.9% 1.3% 1.4%

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