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Bolingbrook, Illinois - Basic Facts

Bolingbrook is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Bolingbrook.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Will County at latitude 41.6986 and longitude -88.0684. Will County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 702 feet.

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Bolingbrook, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 73,703
Population in Households 73,424
Population in Familes 66,074
Population in Group Qrtrs 279
Population Density1 3,065
Diversity Index2 80


Total Households 22,281
Average Household Size 3.3
Family Households 18,089
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 23,475 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,108 (77.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,173 (17.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,194 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $221,011
Average Home Value $239,262


Median Household Income $80,977
Average Household Income $98,778
Per Capita Income $30,128
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.11% 0.11%
Households 0.07% 0.08%
Families -0.1% 0.01%
Median Household Income   2.17%
Per Capita Income   2.64%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Bolingbrook, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bolingbrook to the other 1,367 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 17 99th
Population Density1 # 135 90th
Diversity Index2 # 22 98th
Median Household Income # 139 90th
Per Capita Income # 310 77th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.