South Elgin, IllinoisSouth Elgin
is a village located in Kane County, Illinois
. As of the 2000
census, the village had a total population of 16,100.
Geography\nSouth Elgin is located at 41°59'32" North, 88°18'28" West (41.992283, -88.307858)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the village has a total area of 16.6 km²
). 16.3 km² (6.3 mi²) of it is land and 0.3 km² (0.1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.87% water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 16,100 people, 5,565 households, and 4,307 families residing in the village. The population density
is 988.3/km² (2,560.5/mi²). There are 5,657 housing units at an average density of 347.2/km² (899.7/mi²). The racial makeup of the village is 86.02% White, 2.58% African American
, 0.17% Native American
, 5.47% Asian
, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 3.88% from other races, and 1.86% from two or more races. 10.34% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 5,565 households out of which 44.3% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.5% are married couples living together, 7.6% have a female householder with no husband present, and 22.6% are non-families. 17.1% of all households are made up of individuals and 3.0% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.85 and the average family size is 3.26.
In the village the population is spread out with 29.1% under the age of 18, 6.9% from 18 to 24, 42.1% from 25 to 44, 16.1% from 45 to 64, and 5.7% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 31 years. For every 100 females there are 100.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 96.0 males.
The median income for a household in the village is $67,323, and the median income for a family is $71,190. Males have a median income of $48,741 versus $31,486 for females. The per capita income for the village is $25,676. 3.0% of the population and 2.1% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 3.6% are under the age of 18 and 2.3% are 65 or older.