Matteson, IL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Matteson Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Matteson Content

Also See: Matteson, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Matteson, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Matteson had a population of 19,165 as of July 1, 2017. Matteson ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Matteson is located at latitude 41.5088 and longitude -87.7465 in Cook County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Matteson (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Cook County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 692 feet.

The Village of Matteson (GNIS ID: 2399275) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Matteson is located within Township of Rich, a minor civil division (MCD) of Cook County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Matteson population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


Village of Matteson, IL Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | IL Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Township of Rich | Cook County | Illinois Counties

Search the map for:

Matteson, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 19,165
Daytime Population: Workers 8,403
Daytime Population: Residents 9,917
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 18,320
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 18,900
Population in Familes 16,451
Population in Group Qrtrs 265
Population Density2 2,057
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $66,205
Average Household Income $80,455
Per Capita Income $28,958


Total Housing Units 7,121 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,502 (77.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,285 (18.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 334 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $183,546
Average Home Value $197,969


Total Households 6,787
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 4,978
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.11% 0.51%
Households 0.11% 0.48%
Families -0.11% 0.46%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   2.21%

Matteson, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Matteson to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 133 90th
Population Density # 262 81st
Diversity Index # 209 85th
Median Household Income # 306 78th
Per Capita Income # 498 64th

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

Illinois Research Tools

Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Illinois Census Data
Highest or Lowest: