ST. CHARLES                
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau    
   
POPULATION BY AGE - 5 year increments
   
Year
1980 1990 2000    
   
     
Total Population 17,492 22,501 27,896        
   Male 8,522 11,013 13,903      
   Female 8,970 11,488 13,993      
Median Age   36.6      
   Male   34.8    
   Female   38.2    
Under 5 Years 1,419 1,701 1,747        
   Male 723 907 904      
   Female 696 794 843      
5 to 9 Years 1,385 1,850 1,987        
   Male 692 924 947      
   Female 693 926 1,040      
10 to 14 Years 1,435 1,846 2,265        
   Male 736 939 1,191      
   Female 699 907 1,074      
15 to 19 Years 1,578 1,583 2,499        
   Male 825 796 1,524      
   Female 753 787 975      
20 to 24 Years 1,369 1,243 1,311        
   Male 660 659 699      
   Female 709 584 612      
25 to 29 Years 1,608 1,751 1,561        
   Male 787 870 797      
   Female 821 881 764      
30 to 34 Years 1,751 1,903 1,858        
   Male 846 946 928      
   Female 905 957 930      
35 to 44 Years 2,234 4,379 4,842        
   Male 1,137 2,096 2,381      
   Female 1,097 2,283 2,461        
    35 to 39 Years   2,216 2,393        
      Male   1,059 1,200      
      Female   1,157 1,193      
    40 to 44 Years   2,163 2,449        
      Male   1,037 1,181      
      Female   1,126 1,268      
45 to 54 Years 1,730 2,479 4,654        
   Male 869 1,280 2,275      
   Female 861 1,199 2,379        
    45 to 49 Years   1,507 2,483        
      Male   775 1,214      
      Female   732 1,269      
    50 to 54 Years   972 2,171          
      Male   505 1,061      
      Female   467 1,110      
55 to 59 Years 789 844 1,416        
   Male 392 426 715      
   Female 397 418 701      
60 to 64 Years 651 802 912        
   Male 295 390 459      
   Female 356 412 453      
65 to 74 Years 856 1,178 1,402          
   Male 339 478 637        
   Female 517 700 765      
    65 to 69 Years   660 727        
      Male   275 338      
      Female   385 389      
    70 to 74 Years   518 675        
      Male   203 299      
      Female   315 376      
75 to 84 Years 526 724 1,021        
   Male 181 254 350      
   Female 345 470 671      
    75 to 79 Years   441 584        
      Male   164 212      
      Female   277 372      
    80 to 84 Years   283 437        
      Male   90 138      
      Female   193 299      
85 Years and Over 161 218 421        
   Male 40 48 96      
   Female 121 170 325      
   
   
   
 
 
Population by Race and Hispanic Origin     
     
 
   
Year 2000  
Total Population 27,896  
   Single-Race classification 27,633  
     White 26,169  
       Under 18 years of age 7,025  
       18 or older 19,144  
     Black or African-American 462  
       Under 18 years of age 288  
       18 or older 174  
     American Indian or Native Alaskan 39  
       Under 18 years of age 19  
       18 or older 20  
     Asian 499  
       Under 18 years of age 146  
       18 or older 353  
     Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1  
       Under 18 years of age    
       18 or older 1  
     Asian or Pacific Islander 500  
       Under 18 years of age 146  
       18 or older 354  
     Other 463  
       Under 18 years of age 145  
       18 or older 318  
   Two or more races classified 263  
     Under 18 years of age 126  
     18 or older 137  
  1,535  
   Hispanic or Latino  
     Under 18 years of age 528  
     18 or older 1,007  
   Not Hispanic or Latino 26,361  
     Under 18 years of age 7,221  
     18 or older 19,140  
     
Population by Household for St. Charles, Illinois    
     
     
     
Year
1980 1990 2000    
   
     
Total Population 17,492 22,501 27,896      
Number of Households 6,165 8,133 10,351        
   With people under 18 present 2,756 3,417 3,917      
   With people 65 or older 1,083 1,515 1,957      
Population in Households 17,353 22,323 27,086        
   In Family Households 15,569 19,825 23,524      
   In Nonfamily Households 1,784 2,498 3,562        
Population in Group Quarters 139 178 810        
   Institutionalized 139 134 677      
   Other 0 44 133    
  2.81 2.74 2.62          
Average Household Size  
Number of Households 6,165 8,133 10,351      
   Single-person households 1,243 1,694 2,432        
     Male 490 663 1,045      
     Female 753 1,031 1,387      
     Householder 65 or older 439 643 828      
   Multiple-person households 4,922 6,439 7,919        
     With people 65 or older present 644 872 1,129      
     Family households 4,684 6,083 7,418        
       With people under 18 present 2,741 3,386 3,886      
       With people 65 or older present 623 846 1,094      
       Married-couple family 4,076 5,242 6,321        
         With people under 18 present 2,392 2,876 3,222      
       Male householder family, no wife present 129 195 274        
         With people under 18 present 55 104 152      
       Female householder family, no husband present 479 646 823        
         With people under 18 present 294 406 512      
     Non-family households 238 356 501        
       With people 65 or older present 21 26 35      
       Male householder 147 229 300          
         
       Female householder 91 127 201        
     
   
Housing Occupancy and Occupant Characteristics     
     
     
Year
1980 1990 2000    
   
     
Housing units 6,451 8,505 11,072        
   Occupied 6,165 8,133 10,351      
     Owner occupied 4,141 5,682 7,662      
     Renter occupied 2,024 2,451 2,689      
   Vacant 286 372 721      
    21 49          
Age of householder  
Owner-occupied housing units:  
   15 to 24 years  
   25 to 34 years   892 861      
   35 to 44 years   1,880 1,980      
   45 to 54 years   1,178 2,233          
   55 to 64 years   806 1,203      
   65 to 74 years   562 762      
   75 years and over   343 574      
     75 to 84 years   454    
     85 years and over   120    
    274 286          
Renter-occupied housing units  
   15 to 24 years  
   25 to 34 years   839 764      
   35 to 44 years   458 629      
   45 to 54 years   266 405      
   55 to 64 years   166 173      
   65 to 74 years   189 130      
   75 years and over   259 302      
     75 to 84 years   202    
     85 years and over   100    
  4,095 5,603 7,474          
Race of householder  
Owner-occupied housing units:  
   White  
   Black 5 11 23        
   American Indian, Eskimo, Aluet 3 9 10        
   Asian and Pacific Islander 18 42 93      
     Asian   93    
     Native Hawiian/Pacific Islander   0    
   Other or Multiple 48 17 62      
  1,964 2,390 2,476          
Renter-occupied housing units  
   White  
   Black 22 16 49      
   American Indian, Eskimo, Aluet 0 5 3      
   Asian and Pacific Islander 10 24 59        
     Asian   58    
     Native Hawiian/Pacific Islander   1    
   Other or Multiple 0 16 102