BENSENVILLE                    
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau    
     
POPULATION BY AGE - 5 year increments
 
Year
1980 1990 2000        
       
       
Total Population 16,124 17,767 20,703      
   Male 8,040 9,026 10,643        
   Female 8,081 8,741 10,060        
Median Age   32.2      
   Male   30.8        
   Female   33.9        
Under 5 Years 1,041 1,174 1,575      
   Male 559 612 817      
   Female 482 562 758      
5 to 9 Years 1,060 1,109 1,414      
   Male 554 559 756      
   Female 506 550 658      
10 to 14 Years 1,181 1,075 1,356      
   Male 632 572 696      
   Female 549 503 660      
15 to 19 Years 1,407 1,139 1,434      
   Male 696 577 796      
   Female 711 562 638      
20 to 24 Years 1,893 1,633 1,786      
   Male 958 893 995      
   Female 935 740 791      
25 to 29 Years 1,726 2,112 1,939      
   Male 913 1,142 1,083      
   Female 813 970 856      
30 to 34 Years 1,294 1,796 1,814      
   Male 661 970 977      
   Female 633 826 837      
35 to 44 Years 1,840 2,556 3,229      
   Male 946 1,379 1,727      
   Female 894 1,177 1,502      
    35 to 39 Years   1,381 1,678      
      Male   756 882      
      Female   625 796      
    40 to 44 Years   1,175 1,551      
      Male   623 845      
      Female   552 706      
45 to 54 Years 1,727 1,719 2,375      
   Male 836 844 1,207      
   Female 891 875 1,168      
    45 to 49 Years   954 1,248      
      Male   462 636      
      Female   492 612      
    50 to 54 Years   765 1,127      
      Male   382 571      
      Female   383 556      
55 to 59 Years 858 756 841      
   Male 452 383 424      
   Female 406 373 417      
60 to 64 Years 665 744 603      
   Male 303 339 294      
   Female 362 405 309      
65 to 74 Years 789 1,106 1,107      
   Male 343 514 497      
   Female 446 592 610      
    65 to 69 Years   640 573      
      Male   318 274      
      Female   322 299      
    70 to 74 Years   466 534      
      Male   196 223      
      Female   270 311      
75 to 84 Years 445 618 852      
   Male 130 187 287      
   Female 315 431 565      
    75 to 79 Years   358 477      
      Male   124 176      
      Female   234 301      
    80 to 84 Years   260 375      
      Male   63 111      
      Female   197 264      
85 Years and Over 195 230 378      
   Male 57 55 87      
   Female 138 175 291      
       
   
     
 
   
Population by Race and Hispanic Origin   
       
 
     
Year 2000    
Total Population 20,703    
   Single-Race classification 20,049    
     White 14,615    
       Under 18 years of age 3,186    
       18 or older 11,429    
     Black or African-American 579    
       Under 18 years of age 189    
       18 or older 390    
     American Indian or Native Alaskan 94    
       Under 18 years of age 38    
       18 or older 56    
     Asian 1,318    
       Under 18 years of age 364    
       18 or older 954    
     Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 5    
       Under 18 years of age 1    
       18 or older 4    
     Asian or Pacific Islander 1,323    
       Under 18 years of age 365    
       18 or older 958    
     Other 3,438    
       Under 18 years of age 1,171    
       18 or older 2,267    
   Two or more races classified 654    
     Under 18 years of age 244    
     18 or older 410    
  7,690    
   Hispanic or Latino    
     Under 18 years of age 2,594    
     18 or older 5,096    
   Not Hispanic or Latino 13,013    
     Under 18 years of age 2,599    
     18 or older 10,414    
       
Population by Household for Bensenville, Illinois  
     
       
       
Year
1980 1990 2000      
     
       
Total Population 16,124 17,767 20,703        
Number of Households 5,854 6,537 6,885          
   With people under 18 present 2,103 2,119 2,589        
   With people 65 or older 938 1,357 1,478        
Population in Households 15,890 17,479 20,297            
   In Family Households 13,707 14,752 17,435        
   In Nonfamily Households 2,183 2,727 2,862        
Population in Group Quarters 234 288 406          
   Institutionalized 234 222 400        
   Other 0 66 6      
  2.71 2.67 2.95            
Average Household Size    
Number of Households 5,854 6,537 6,885        
   Single-person households 1,396 1,701 1,753          
     Male 709 819 878        
     Female 687 882 875        
     Householder 65 or older 278 553 596        
   Multiple-person households 4,458 4,836 5,132          
     With people 65 or older present 660 804 882        
     Family households 4,096 4,371 4,655          
       With people under 18 present 2,075 2,102 2,562        
       With people 65 or older present 629 777 846        
       Married-couple family 3,503 3,552 3,614          
         With people under 18 present 1,764 1,700 1,975        
       Male householder family, no wife present 153 279 402          
         With people under 18 present 63 106 192        
       Female householder family, no husband present 440 540 639          
         With people under 18 present 248 296 395        
     Non-family households 362 465 477          
       With people 65 or older present 31 27 36        
       Male householder 224 303 291          
         
       Female householder 138 162 186          
       
   
Housing Occupancy and Occupant Characteristics   
       
       
Year
1980 1990 2000      
     
       
Housing units 6,236 6,825 7,120          
   Occupied 5,854 6,537 6,885        
     Owner occupied 3,269 3,670 3,861        
     Renter occupied 2,585 2,867 3,024        
   Vacant 382 288 235        
    39 41            
Age of householder    
Owner-occupied housing units:    
   15 to 24 years    
   25 to 34 years   642 506        
   35 to 44 years   838 951        
   45 to 54 years   712 879        
   55 to 64 years   678 593        
   65 to 74 years   503 493        
   75 years and over   258 398        
     75 to 84 years   320      
     85 years and over   78      
    321 295            
Renter-occupied housing units    
   15 to 24 years    
   25 to 34 years   1,137 968        
   35 to 44 years   562 708        
   45 to 54 years   245 439        
   55 to 64 years   182 221        
   65 to 74 years   210 173        
   75 years and over   210 220        
     75 to 84 years   146      
     85 years and over   74      
  3,153 3,364 3,236            
Race of householder    
Owner-occupied housing units:    
   White    
   Black 0 4 26        
   American Indian, Eskimo, Aluet 4 5 13        
   Asian and Pacific Islander 68 174 177        
     Asian   177      
     Native Hawiian/Pacific Islander   0      
   Other or Multiple 44 123 409        
  2,446 2,596 2,187            
Renter-occupied housing units    
   White    
   Black 21 65 195          
   American Indian, Eskimo, Aluet 8 11 11          
   Asian and Pacific Islander 60 99 207          
     Asian   207      
     Native Hawiian/Pacific Islander   0      
   Other or Multiple 50 96 424