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Total population: 19,152 (All urban)

Houses: 6,773 (6,107 occupied: 4,241 owner occupied, 1,842 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

30%
State:

35%

Housing density: 2,839 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $225,621.

Median contract rent in 2016: $604 (lower quartile is $511, upper quartile is $679)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,116


Median gross rent in Bellwood, IL in 2016: $673

Housing units in Bellwood with a mortgage: 3,148 (83 second mortgage, 121 home equity loan, 15 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,068

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $65,311

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $57,439

Median monthly housing costs: $1,216


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Bellwood, Illinois Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $123,705 (it was $116,600 in 2000)
Bellwood:

$123,705
Illinois:

$186,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $96,001 - $161,103

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $144,531
Here:

$144,531
State:

$249,958

Townhouses or other attached units: $109,518
Here:

$109,518
State:

$231,967

In 2-unit structures: $152,878
Here:

$152,878
State:

$270,571

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $96,187
Here:

$96,187
State:

$269,512
Median year house/condo built: 1954

Median year apartment built: 1960

Household type by relationship:

Households: 19,057
  • In family households: 17,164 (2,026 male householders, 2,520 female householders)
    2,258 spouses, 6,793 children (6,174 natural, 349 adopted, 272 stepchildren), 1,411 grandchildren, 548 brothers or sisters, 392 parents, 561 other relatives, 666 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,718 (464 male householders (441 living alone)), 1,079 female householders (950 living alone)), 182 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 101

Size of family households: 1,552 2-persons, 1,034 3-persons, 1,131 4-persons, 503 5-persons, 178 6-persons, 125 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,389 1-person, 140 2-persons, 10 3-persons.

1,539 married couples with children.
1,663 single-parent households (574 men, 1,089 women).

81.0% of residents of Bellwood speak English at home.
16.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 1,546 (8.1%)
(41.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.4
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bellwood, Illinois:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 761 bedroom
  • 1,1252 bedrooms
  • 2,2883 bedrooms
  • 5514 bedrooms
  • 1965+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Bellwood population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bellwood, Illinois:

  • 22no bedroom
  • 2951 bedroom
  • 9062 bedrooms
  • 5153 bedrooms
  • 504 bedrooms
  • 445+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Bellwood population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Bellwood in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 142no vehicle
  • 1,3481 vehicle
  • 1,6202 vehicles
  • 7783 vehicles
  • 3464 vehicles
  • 415+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Bellwood population

Cars and other vehicles available in Bellwood in renter-occupied apartments

  • 495no vehicle
  • 8811 vehicle
  • 3962 vehicles
  • 463 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 255+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Bellwood population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Bellwood, Illinois:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 813 rooms
  • 4694 rooms
  • 1,6985 rooms
  • 9886 rooms
  • 4147 rooms
  • 3208 rooms
  • 2689+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Bellwood population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bellwood, Illinois:

  • 221 room
  • 572 rooms
  • 2003 rooms
  • 7054 rooms
  • 4825 rooms
  • 2856 rooms
  • 397 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 349+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Bellwood population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Bellwood, IL household income distribution

  • Bellwood, IL household income distribution
  • 395Less than $10,000
  • 276$10,000 to $14,999
  • 265$15,000 to $19,999
  • 334$20,000 to $24,999
  • 239$25,000 to $29,999
  • 338$30,000 to $34,999
  • 400$35,000 to $39,999
  • 389$40,000 to $44,999
  • 220$45,000 to $49,999
  • 511$50,000 to $59,999
  • 609$60,000 to $74,999
  • 849$75,000 to $99,999
  • 648$100,000 to $124,999
  • 302$125,000 to $149,999
  • 193$150,000 to $199,999
  • 68$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Bellwood, IL

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Bellwood, IL
  • 20Less than $10,000
  • 16$10,000 to $14,999
  • 13$15,000 to $19,999
  • 12$20,000 to $24,999
  • 5$25,000 to $29,999
  • 56$30,000 to $34,999
  • 10$35,000 to $39,999
  • 14$40,000 to $49,999
  • 93$50,000 to $59,999
  • 123$60,000 to $69,999
  • 322$70,000 to $79,999
  • 282$80,000 to $89,999
  • 279$90,000 to $99,999
  • 917$100,000 to $124,999
  • 617$125,000 to $149,999
  • 584$150,000 to $174,999
  • 328$175,000 to $199,999
  • 98$200,000 to $249,999
  • 25$250,000 to $299,999
  • 58$300,000 to $399,999
  • 7$750,000 to $999,999
  • 17$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Bellwood, IL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Bellwood, IL
  • 15Less than $100
  • 24$250 to $299
  • 8$500 to $549
  • 81$550 to $599
  • 83$600 to $649
  • 105$650 to $699
  • 22$700 to $749
  • 93$750 to $799
  • 338$800 to $899
  • 343$900 to $999
  • 259$1,000 to $1,249
  • 240$1,250 to $1,499
  • 58$1,500 to $1,999
  • 19$2,000 to $2,499
  • 30$2,500 to $2,999
  • 86No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 712010 or later
  • 4272000 to 2009
  • 4391990 to 1999
  • 3721980 to 1989
  • 1971970 to 1979
  • 226Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Bellwood population
Bellwood commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 58
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 335
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,363
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,159
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,498
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 401
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,744
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 382
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 449
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 939
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 616
  • 90 or more minutes: 261
Bellwood, IL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 74.7%
Number of people working at home: 166 (1.8% of all workers)

Bellwood mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,023 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 346 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 177 (4%)
  • Taxi: 96 (2%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0%)
  • Walked: 104 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 166 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 African: 223
 Italian: 140
 American: 82
 German: 63
 Polish: 44
 Jamaican: 36
 Irish: 17
 Nigerian: 17
 European: 13
 Haitian: 13
 Czech: 5
 Scotch-Irish: 5
 Swiss: 5
 English: 3
 Bahamian: 3

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 72%Mexico
  • 6%Philippines
  • 5%Nigeria
  • 3%Guatemala
  • 3%India
  • 3%Jamaica
  • 3%Pakistan

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 13,444
  • Other state: 3,844
  • Northeast: 96
  • Midwest: 643
  • South: 2,905
  • West: 162

88% of Bellwood residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 85% lived in Illinois.

Bellwood:

87.5%
State average:

86.9%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 141
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 70
  • 5th and 6th grade: 169
  • 7th and 8th grade: 54
  • 9th grade: 66
  • 10th grade: 159
  • 11th grade: 97
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 173
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,470
  • Less than 1 year of college: 306
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 981
  • Associate degree: 257
  • Bachelor's degree: 423
  • Master's degree: 191
  • Professional school degree: 10
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 69
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 30
  • 5th and 6th grade: 125
  • 7th and 8th grade: 113
  • 9th grade: 64
  • 10th grade: 74
  • 11th grade: 244
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 129
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,215
  • Less than 1 year of college: 404
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,304
  • Associate degree: 597
  • Bachelor's degree: 893
  • Master's degree: 422
  • Professional school degree: 23
  • Doctorate degree: 62

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.1%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 8.6%Males
  • 10.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 34.6%Males
  • 8.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 4.0%Males
  • 18.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 26.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 5.6%Males
  • 15.3%Females
Bellwood marital status for males
Bellwood marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,979
  • One, attached: 265
  • Two: 346
  • 3 or 4: 381
  • 5 to 9: 630
  • 10 to 19: 88
  • 20 to 49: 64
  • 50 or more: 31
  • Mobile homes: 10

Median worth of mobile homes: $128,750

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.4%

House/condo owner moved in on average 17 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Bellwood:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Bellwood
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (92.3%)
  • Electricity (5.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.6%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)
  • Utility gas (82.0%)
  • Electricity (14.2%)
  • No fuel used (2.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 229
Here:

12.6%
Illinois:

10.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 90
Here:

7.5%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 277
Here:

30.5%
Illinois:

26.9%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)