In 2017, Pontiac, IL had a population of 36.8k people with a median age of 41.6 and a median household income of $54,339. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Pontiac, IL declined from 37,278 to 36,812, a -1.25% decrease and its median household income grew from $54,074 to $54,339, a 0.49% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pontiac, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (89.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.99%), White (Hispanic) (3.59%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.68%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.668%). N/A% of the people in Pontiac, IL speak a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pontiac, IL are Unity Cosmetology College (20 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Pontiac, IL is $109,500, and the homeownership rate is 72.6%. Most people in Pontiac, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Pontiac, IL is 2 cars per household.