DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL

Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA)

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2022 Population
152,358
22.9% 1-year decline
US Senator
Dick Durbin
Democratic Party
US Senator
Tammy Duckworth
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
35.4
52.8% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
12.9%
3.93% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$70,975
43% 1-year decline
2022 Median Property Value
$202,600
37.6% 1-year decline
2022 Employed Population
74,429
19.4% 1-year decline

About

In 2022, DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL had a population of 152k people with a median age of 35.4 and a median household income of $70,975. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL declined from 197,526 to 152,358, a −22.9% decrease and its median household income declined from $124,481 to $70,975, a −43% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (77.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.35%), White (Hispanic) (4.85%), Two+ (Hispanic) (3.57%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.97%).

10.2% of the households in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

96.9% of the residents in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL are Northern Illinois University (4,352 degrees awarded in 2022), Kishwaukee College (791 degrees), and Debutantes School of Cosmetology and Nail Technology (29 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL was $202,600, and the homeownership rate was 64.6%.

Most people in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.5 minutes. The average car ownership in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL is home to a population of 152k people, from which 96.9% are citizens. As of 2022, 5.5% of DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL residents were born outside of the country (8.38k people).

In 2022, there were 14.6 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (119k people) in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 8.15k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 7.39k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL are Spanish (9,975 households), Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (873 households), and Arabic (664 households).

Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
78,162
Women
50.3%
77,167
Men
49.7%

The resident population of United States in 2022 was 155,329 inhabitants, with 49.7% men, and 50.3% women.

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Citizenship

96.9%
2022 Citizenship
97.1%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 96.9% of DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL was 97.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    119k ± 346
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    8.15k ± 477
  3. White (Hispanic)
    7.39k ± 762
11.8%
Hispanic Population
18k people

In 2022, there were 14.6 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (119k people) in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 8.15k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 7.39k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

11.8% of the people in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL are hispanic (18k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    3,245 ± 1,384 people
  2. China
    682 ± 640 people
  3. Philippines
    546 ± 573 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL was Mexico, the natal country of 3,245 DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL residents, followed by China with 682 and Philippines with 546.

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Foreign-Born Population

5.5%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
8.38k people
5.01%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
9.9k people

As of 2022, 5.5% of DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL residents (8.38k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL was 5.01%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    9,975 households (6.92%)
  2. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    873 households (0.606%)
  3. Arabic
    664 households (0.461%)

10.2% of the households in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.7%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2022, the most common non-English language spoken in households in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL was Spanish. 6.92% of the households in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,748 ± 353
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    2,026 ± 408
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    1,237 ± 257

DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.36 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL employs 74.4k people. The largest industries in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL are Elementary & secondary schools (5,320 people), Construction (4,314 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (4,278 people), and the highest paying industries are Electric power generation, transmission & distribution ($130,277), Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($123,519), and Legal services ($110,826).

Males in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL have an average income that is 1.36 times higher than the average income of females, which is $50,407. The income inequality in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL (measured using the Gini index) is 0.44, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
46,757
Women
49.5%
47,774
Men
50.5%

The workforce of DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL in 2020 was 94,531 people, with 49.5% woman, and 50.5% men.

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Occupations

74.4k
2022 Value
−19.4%
1 Year decline
± −19.4%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL declined at a rate of −19.4%, from 92.3k employees to 74.4k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,079 people), Registered nurses (1,892 people), and Janitors & building cleaners (1,869 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

74.4k
2022 Value
−19.4%
1 Year decline
± −19.4%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL declined at a rate of −19.4%, from 92.3k employees to 74.4k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL, are Elementary & secondary schools (5,320 people), Construction (4,314 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (4,278 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL, though some of these residents may live in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$51,077
Median earning men ± $1,722
$30,325
Median earning women ± $1,351

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Public Administration ($82,188), Manufacturing ($62,180), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($61,682).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Public Administration ($47,412), Manufacturing ($44,024), and Wholesale Trade ($43,536).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
2.47%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 6.03M people employed in Illinois. This represents a 2.47% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 13%.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Illinois went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 57.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (40.6%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.1%).

Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are the senators currently representing the state of Illinois. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Illinois is currently represented by 17 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Illinois

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Dick Durbin
Senator from Illinois2
Assumed office on January 3, 1997
Tammy Duckworth
Senator from Illinois3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017

Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are the senators currently representing Illinois.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Illinois

Illinois is currently represented by 17 members in the U.S. house.

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Education

In 2022, universities in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL awarded 5,193 degrees. The student population of DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 8,195 male students and 10,174 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL are White (2,999 and 60.8%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (936 and 19%), Black or African American (493 and 9.99%), and Asian (281 and 5.69%).

The largest universities in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL by number of degrees awarded are Northern Illinois University (4,352 and 83.8%), Kishwaukee College (791 and 15.2%), and Debutantes School of Cosmetology and Nail Technology (29 and 0.558%).

The most popular majors in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL are Liberal Arts & Sciences (331 and 6.37%), General Business Administration & Management (275 and 5.3%), and Registered Nursing (233 and 4.49%).

The median tuition cost in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL for a public four year colleges is $9,792 for in-state students and $9,792 for out-of-state students.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

University
Measure

In 2022 in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL, the percentage of applicants admitted was 70.7%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 13.3%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 18,369 (44.6% men and 55.4% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2022 there were 18,369 students enrolled in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL, 44.6% men and 55.4% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 8,755 records, of which 54.5% were women and 45.5% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 193 degrees awarded
  2. 166 degrees awarded
  3. 153 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL was General Psychology with 193 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 4,352 degrees awarded
  2. 791 degrees awarded
  3. 29 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Northern Illinois University with 4,352 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2022, 2,345 men were awarded degrees from institutions in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL, which is 0.823 times less than the 2,848 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 2,999 degrees mean that there were 3.2 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 936 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Public, 4-year or above ($9,792) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Public, 4-year or above ($2,680) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 4-year or above ($1,300) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2022, 0.86% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.684% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL in 2022 were Some college (34.2k), High School or Equivalent (32.2k), and Bachelors Degree (21.1k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL was $202,600 in 2022, which is 0.719 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $324,500 to $202,600, a 37.6% decrease. The homeownership rate in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL is 64.6%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL have an average commute time of 26.5 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL is $70,975. In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL was Cook County (Northeast)--Northfield & New Trier Townships PUMA, IL with a value of $149,789, followed by Lake County (Southeast)--Vernon, Moraine & West Deerfield Townships PUMA, IL and Lake County (Southwest)--Ela, Fremont, Wauconda & Cuba Townships PUMA, IL, with respective values of $149,702 and $130,927.

Property

$202,600
Median Property Value 2022
±$4,368
$38,721
Median Property Taxes
±$1,124

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Rent vs Own

64.6%
Homeownership
2022
62.4%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 64.6% of the housing units in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 64.7%.

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Income by Location

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In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL was Cook County (Northeast)--Northfield & New Trier Townships PUMA, IL with a value of $149,789, followed by Lake County (Southeast)--Vernon, Moraine & West Deerfield Townships PUMA, IL and Lake County (Southwest)--Ela, Fremont, Wauconda & Cuba Townships PUMA, IL, with respective values of $149,702 and $130,927.

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Household Income

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$70,975
Median Household Income
± $2,237
59.9k
Number of Households
± 1,884

In 2022, the median household income of the 59.9k households in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL declined from $70,975 from the previous year's value of $124,481.

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Wage Distribution

0.44
2022 Wage GINI in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL
0.443
2021 Wage GINI in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL

In 2022, the income inequality in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL was 0.44 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.599% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (80.1%)
  2. Carpooled (8.56%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.17%)

In 2022, 80.1% of workers in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (8.56%) and those who worked at home (6.17%).

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Commute Time

26.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL have a shorter commute time (26.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 3.31% of the workforce in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

12.9% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL (19.1k out of 147k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 18 - 24, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 25 - 34.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

95.4% of the population of DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL has health coverage, with 55% on employee plans, 15% on Medicaid, 12.2% on Medicare, 11.9% on non-group plans, and 1.35% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Illinois see 1231 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.806% decrease from the previous year (1241 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1221 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 372 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,231 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Illinois

Primary care physicians in Illinois see an average of 1,231 patients per year. This represents a 0.806% decrease from the previous year (1,241 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 24% under 18 years, 25.9% between 18 and 34 years, 35.1% between 35 and 64 years, and 15% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.4% were men and 50.6% were women.

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Uninsured People

4.58%
Uninsured
55%
Employer Coverage
15%
Medicaid
12.2%
Medicare
11.9%
Non-Group
1.35%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in DeKalb & Ogle Counties PUMA, IL declined by 12.2% from 5.22% to 4.58%.

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