In 2020, Kankakee, IL had a population of 110k people with a median age of 38.2 and a median household income of $59,370. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Kankakee, IL declined from 110,637 to 109,924, a −0.644% decrease and its median household income grew from $58,902 to $59,370, a 0.795% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Kankakee, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (71.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.8%), White (Hispanic) (6.7%), Other (Hispanic) (2.53%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.08%).
None of the households in Kankakee, 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.
97.2% of the residents in Kankakee, IL are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Kankakee, IL was $152,800, and the homeownership rate was 67.1%. Most people in Kankakee, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Kankakee, IL was 2 cars per household.