DuPage County Information

DuPage in Illinois occupies 337 square miles and has a 2006 population of 932,670, a change from a 2000 population of 904,349 and 781,689 in 1990. 12.9% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.7% percent is 25-35, and 16.1% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were acts of violent crime reported in DuPage in 2004, a change from reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 17,959 people: 3.4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.3%.

Read more about DuPage, Illinois in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyDuPage 
StateIllinois 
Land Area337 sq. milesRanked 2,767 of 3,140
Population 2006932,670Ranked 43 of 3,140
Population 2005931,219 
Population 2000904,349Ranked 42 of 3,140
Population 1990781,689Ranked 49 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion84.8% 
African American4.1% 
Asian American9.7% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.8% 
Population 5 to 1414.5% 
Population 15 to 2412.9% 
Population 25 to 3412.7% 
Population 35 to 4416.1% 
Population 45 to 5416% 
Population 55 to 6410.7% 
Population 65 to 745.3% 
Population 75 and up4.9% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes  
Murders / Manslaughters5 
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies56 
Aggravated Assaults195 
Total Property Crimes2,9632,962
Burglaries458 
Larceny Thefts2,359 
Motor Vehicle Thefts146 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population531,514529,697
Unemployed Population17,95917,684
Unemployment Rate3.4%3.3%

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