In 2017, Kankakee County, IL had a population of 111k people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $56,542. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Kankakee County, IL declined from 111,493 to 110,801, a -0.621% decrease and its median household income grew from $54,697 to $56,542, a 3.37% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Kankakee County, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (72.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (15.1%), White (Hispanic) (7.68%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.63%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.42%). N/A% of the people in Kankakee County, IL speak a non-English language, and 96.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Kankakee County, IL are Olivet Nazarene University (1,580 degrees awarded in 2017), Kankakee Community College (908 degrees), and Paul Mitchell the School-Bradley (143 degrees).
The median property value in Kankakee County, IL is $140,100, and the homeownership rate is 68.4%. Most people in Kankakee County, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Kankakee County, IL is 2 cars per household.