In 2020, Pontiac, IL had a population of 35.8k people with a median age of 41.6 and a median household income of $58,676. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Pontiac, IL declined from 36,040 to 35,757, a −0.785% decrease and its median household income grew from $55,160 to $58,676, a 6.37% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pontiac, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (88.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.88%), White (Hispanic) (2.83%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.61%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.39%).
None of the households in Pontiac, 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.
98.9% of the residents in Pontiac, IL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in N/A are Unity Cosmetology College (14 degrees awarded in 2018).
In 2020, the median property value in Pontiac, IL was $114,000, and the homeownership rate was 71.9%. Most people in Pontiac, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Pontiac, IL was 2 cars per household.