University Park, IL Demographics

The total population of University Park is estimated to be 7,328 with 2,939 males (40.11%) and 4,389 females (59.89%). There are 1,450 more females than males in University Park.
The median household income in University Park was $71,258 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 711(1.01%) from $70,547 in 2020. This income is 95.51% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, University Park sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $71,981. Overall, the median household income for the village of University Park stands at $71,258.
In University Park, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $39,565 for males and $32,518 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $61,017 for males and $55,063 for females.
In University Park, there are just two different racial groups among households. Among these, Black or African American households report a median household income of $71,603, while White households have a median household income of $69,783.
In 2022, the population of University Park was 7,020, a 1.04% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, University Park's population was 7,094, a decline of 0.49% compared to a population of 7,129 in 2020.
The median age in University Park, IL is 30.4, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 25.36% were under the age of 15, 23.37% aged 15 to 29, 40.99% aged 30 to 64, 10.18% aged 65 to 84, and 0.10% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of University Park population: 11.38% are White, 84.14% are Black or African American, 0.41% are Asian, 0.26% are some other race and 3.80% are multiracial.