Mount Prospect Cook County, Illinois

Mount Prospect: Village in Elk Grove and Wheeling Townships in Cook County, Illinois, United States

About

Mount Prospect is a township located in the county of Cook in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 54,167 and a population density of 2,015 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 53,299 inhabitants.

Mount Prospect Quick Facts

Population : 53,299 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Cook County
Phone Area Codes : 847
Area : 26.89 km2
Altitude : 663 feet / 202 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 14:10:41 (4th October 2022)
Postal code : 60056
Density : 1,982 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.63% (2010-2020)
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Location of Mount Prospect on Illinois map.
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Mount Prospect Illinois image

Geography

Mount Prospect is located at 42°3'59"N 87°56'14"W (42.0664200, -87.9372900). It has 2 neighbors: Des Plaines and Prospect Heights.

Mount Prospect map

Mount Prospect has 2 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Mount Prospect decreased by 1.63% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 54,167 - census
2011 55,264 1.99% estimation process
2012 55,417 0.28% estimation process
2013 55,602 0.33% estimation process
2014 55,770 0.3% estimation process
2015 55,528 -0.44% estimation process
2016 55,156 -0.67% estimation process
2017 54,675 -0.88% estimation process
2018 54,116 -1.03% estimation process
2019 53,719 -0.74% estimation process
2020 53,299 -0.79% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 18,310
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 18,785
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -2.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 19,039
April 1, 2010 Population : 18,720
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.1%
People over 65 (%) : 7.4%
Female persons, % : 57.5%
White only, percent : 59.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 8.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 3.1%
Asians alone % : 3.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 5.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 46.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 36.5%
2015-2019 Veterans : 587
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 15.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 52.0%

Mount Prospect zip code is 60056. County name: Cook, County fips: 17031

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 52.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $216,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,474
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $469
2015-2019 median gross rent : $895
2015-2019 Households : 3,429
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.26
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 80.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 39.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 86.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 74.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 8.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.6%
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 96,798
2012 total retail sales per capita : $5,400
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $53,563
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $16,266
Percentage of people living in poverty : 20.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 525
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 258
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 173
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 163
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 319
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 54
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 454
2010 population per square mile : 2,443.5
2010 land area in square miles : 7.66
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 4,483
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 79.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $120,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $924
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $299
2015-2019 median gross rent : $543
Permits for construction, 2020 : 36
2015-2019 Households : 3,183
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.53
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 29.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 78.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 67.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 3,949
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 17,094
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 35,930
2012 total retail sales per capita : $4,342
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $36,084
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $20,640
Percentage of people living in poverty : 19.9%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 120
2019 total employment : 809
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 30,401
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 1.3%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 638
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 758
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 439
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 197
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 385
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 353
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 52
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 646
2010 population per square mile : 6.4
2010 land area in square miles : 1,287.39
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 19,599
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 72.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $224,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,289
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $362
2015-2019 median gross rent : $901
Permits for construction, 2020 : 263
2015-2019 Households : 17,140
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.40
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 86.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 77.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 10.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 12.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 49,616
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 221,516
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 210,709
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 583,796
2012 total retail sales per capita : $14,335
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $50,489
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $28,078
Percentage of people living in poverty : 13.2%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 1,291
2019 total employment : 12,795
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 515,495
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 0.8%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 3,944
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 5,163
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,626
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,605
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 473
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,540
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 551
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,251
2010 population per square mile : 18.4
2010 land area in square miles : 2,240.70

People born in Mount Prospect (14)

People born in Mount Prospect, including singer Lee DeWyze, actress Sue Price, television producer, screenwriter and actor Ian Brennan, .

List

  • Jeff Bzdelik (American basketball player and coach) he was born in 01/12/1952
  • Brian Gregory (American basketball player) he was born in 15/12/1966
  • Diane Burroughs (American television producer and writer) she was born in 01/01/1960
  • Gene Dahlquist (American football player and coach) he was born in 31/12/1942
  • George Bork (American football player) he was born in 08/02/1942
  • Kate Zambreno (American writer) she was born in 01/01/1977
  • Matt Murphy (American politician) he was born in 11/03/1970
  • Dennis Toeppen (American businessman) he was born in 01/01/1964
  • John Ratcliffe (American politician) he was born in 20/10/1965
  • Michele Dalton (American soccer player) she was born in 05/11/1988
  • Jeff Blim he was born in 01/01/1984

Schools in Mount Prospect

College & universities near Mount Prospect, IL

Code Name City ZIP
260947 Christian Life College Mount Prospect (IL) 60056-2522
147800 Oakton Community College Des Plaines (IL) 60016-1268
488086 Northwest Suburban College Rollng Meadows (IL) 60008-4504
369446 Rosel School of Cosmetology Niles (IL) 60714
369455 Worsham College of Mortuary Science Wheeling (IL) 60090-2646

Stations (23)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mount Prospect, IL

Code Name Address Type
GLN Glenview station 1116 Depot St. RAIL
LAG La Grange Road 25 West Burlington St. RAIL
CHI Chicago Union Station 225 South Canal Street RAIL
SMT Summit Archer Ave. and South Center Ave. RAIL
NPV Naperville 105 E. Fourth Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Mount Prospect

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mount Pr Post Office Mount Prospect (IL) 60056
Prospect Heigh Post Office Prospect Heights (IL) 60070
Arlington Heigh Post Office Arlington Heights (IL) 60005
Downtown Des Plain Post Office Des Plaines (IL) 60016
Des Plain Post Office Des Plaines (IL) 60018

Other cities in Cook County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cook County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Markham 328,966 City in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Cicero 79,727 Town in Illinois
Arlington Heights 75,101 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States; suburb of Chicago, Illinois
Evanston 72,683 Suburban city in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Schaumburg 72,049 Large village located in Cook County in Illinois, USA
Palatine 66,830 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Skokie 62,404 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Des Plaines 58,179 City in Cook County, Illinois
Orland Park 57,347 Village in Illinois
Tinley Park 55,221 Village located in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Oak Lawn 54,376 Village in Illinois, United States of America
Berwyn 53,701 City in Illinois
Oak Park 51,852 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States; suburb of Chicago, Illinois
Hoffman Estates 50,495 Northwestern suburb of Chicago in Illinois, United States
Glenview 47,446 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Buffalo Grove 41,496 Village in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Mount Prospect distances to largest Illinois cities