Skokie Cook County, Illinois

Skokie: Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States

About

Skokie is a village located in the county of Cook in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 64,784 and a population density of 2,485 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 62,404 inhabitants.

The village was created 189 years ago in 1832.

Skokie Quick Facts

Population : 62,404 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Cook County
Area : 26.07 km2
Altitude : 607 feet / 185 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1833 (189 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 13:08:47 (19th May 2022)
Postal code : 60076
Density : 2,394 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.81% (2010-2020)
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Location of Skokie on Illinois map.
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Geography

Skokie is located at 42°2'0"N 87°44'0"W (42.0333600, -87.7333900). It has 6 neighbors: Glenview, Chicago, Evanston, Lincolnwood, Morton Grove and Wilmette.

Skokie map

Skokie has 6 neighbours.

  • Glenview village in Cook County, Illinois, United States
  • Chicago city and county seat of Cook County, Illinois, United States
  • Evanston suburban city in Cook County, Illinois, United States
  • Lincolnwood village in United States of America
  • Morton Grove village in United States of America
  • Wilmette village in Cook County, Illinois, United States

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Skokie decreased by 3.81% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 64,784 - census
2011 65,087 0.47% estimation process
2012 65,247 0.25% estimation process
2013 65,328 0.12% estimation process
2014 65,223 -0.16% estimation process
2015 64,888 -0.52% estimation process
2016 64,437 -0.7% estimation process
2017 63,847 -0.92% estimation process
2018 63,171 -1.07% estimation process
2019 62,700 -0.75% estimation process
2020 62,404 -0.47% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 28,240
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 27,035
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 4.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 27,131
April 1, 2010 Population : 26,997
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.8%
People over 65 (%) : 19.8%
Female persons, % : 51.2%
White only, percent : 72.9%
Black or African American alone, percent : 3.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 11.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 8.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 12.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 65.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,734
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 13.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.8%

Skokie zip code is 60076. County name: Cook, County fips: 17031

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $585,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,496
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $721
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,858
2015-2019 Households : 11,293
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.49
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 92.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 96.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 44.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 2.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 40,246
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 29,704
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 7,511,875
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 266,637
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,722
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 35.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $103,413
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $52,072
Percentage of people living in poverty : 7.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,737
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,135
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,036
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 639
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,827
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 225
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,285
2010 population per square mile : 2,088.1
2010 land area in square miles : 12.93
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 24,363
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 66.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $360,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,782
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $470
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,201
Permits for construction, 2020 : 334
2015-2019 Households : 21,498
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.70
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 86.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 31.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 15.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 72.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 161,341
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 41,145
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 950,048
2012 total retail sales per capita : $16,681
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 32.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $75,937
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $33,393
Percentage of people living in poverty : 9.6%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 2,525
2019 total employment : 21,262
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 1,060,627
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 5.4%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 6,458
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 8,334
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,463
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,513
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,052
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,951
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 671
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 7,244
2010 population per square mile : 19.1
2010 land area in square miles : 2,947.56

People born in Skokie (31)

People born in Skokie, including model Erin Heatherton, actress Jessy Schram, actress Nancy Lee Grahn, .

List

  • Jeff Dessner (American ice hockey player) he was born in 16/04/1977
  • Mike O'Brien (American swimmer, Olympic gold medalist) he was born in 23/10/1965
  • Rashard Mendenhall (Player of American football) he was born in 19/06/1987
  • Annemarie Uliasz (American snowboarder) she was born in 11/11/1973
  • Ramu Yalamanchi (American businessman) he was born in 05/08/1974
  • Azhar Usman (American comedian) he was born in 23/12/1975
  • Bobby Ciraldo (American filmmaker) he was born in 12/10/1974
  • Brenda A. Ferber (American novelist) she was born in 23/04/1967
  • Brent Novoselsky (American football player) he was born in 08/01/1966
  • Esther Povitsky (American comedian) she was born in 02/03/1988
  • Gary Feinerman (American judge) he was born in 19/02/1965
  • George Kotsiopoulos (American magazine editor) he was born in 18/11/1968
  • Jonathan Kite (American actor) he was born in 02/09/1979
  • Rob Ambrose (Football coach) he was born in 30/07/1970
  • Mike Mersch (American ice hockey defenceman) he was born in 29/09/1964
  • Lauren Hall Valerio (American association football player) she was born in 01/01/1996
  • Jane Goldman (American speed skater) she was born in 16/09/1964
  • Louie Belpedio (American ice hockey player) he was born in 14/05/1996

Schools in Skokie

College & universities near Skokie, IL

Code Name City ZIP
145497 Hebrew Theological College Skokie (IL) 60077
446251 Estelle Medical Academy Skokie (IL) 60077
461582 Estelle Skin Care and Spa Institute Skokie (IL) 60077-9945
443030 NorthShore University HealthSystem School of Nurse Anesthesia Evanston (IL) 60201-1718
439020 Midwest College of Oriental Medicine-Evanston Evanston (IL) 60201

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Skokie, IL

Code Name Address Type
GLN Glenview station 1116 Depot St. RAIL
CHI Chicago Union Station 225 South Canal Street RAIL
LAG La Grange Road 25 West Burlington St. RAIL
SMT Summit Archer Ave. and South Center Ave. RAIL
HMI Hammond–Whiting station 1135 South Calumet Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Skokie

Post Office Name City ZIP
Skok Post Office Skokie (IL) 60077
Skokie Postal Stor Post Office Skokie (IL) 60077
Northtown Post Office Chicago (IL) 60659
Evanston Post Office Evanston (IL) 60201
Evanston North Post Office Evanston (IL) 60201

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
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
Mount Prospect 53,299 Village in Elk Grove and Wheeling Townships in Cook County, Illinois, United States
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

Skokie distances to largest Illinois cities