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Economic Development




Sonolito Bronson,
Coordinator




Welcome to the City Of Zion

Department of Economic Development
 

Demographics

Zion Household Income Profile (.pdf)
Zion Housing Profile (.pdf)
Zion Market Profile (.pdf)
Zion Medical Expenditures (.pdf)
Zion Recreation Expenditures (.pdf)
Retail Goods & Services Expenditures (.pdf)
Zion Retail Marketplace Profile (.pdf)
Zion Automotive Aftermarket Expenditures (.pdf)
Zion Business Summary (.pdf)

People QuickFacts Zion Illinois
Population, 2012 estimate 24,362 12,875,255
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base 24,409 12,830,632
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012 -0.20% 0.30%
Population, 2010 24,413 12,830,632
Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 8.00% 6.50%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 31.30% 24.40%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 8.70% 12.50%
Female persons, percent, 2010 52.20% 51.00%
White alone, percent, 2010 (a) 48.90% 71.50%
Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) 31.00% 14.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native alonepercent, 2010 (a) 0.40% 0.30%
Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) 2.30% 4.60%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) 0.10% 0.00%
Two or More Races, percent, 2010 5.00% 2.30%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) 27.70% 15.80%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 36.00% 63.70%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2007-2011 85.50% 86.70%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2007-2011 11.50% 13.70%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent age 5+, 2007-2011 21.50% 22.00%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2007-2011 82.20% 86.60%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2007-2011 15.30% 30.70%
Veterans, 2007-2011 2,240 770,388
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2007-2011 29.8 28.1
Housing units, 2010 9,062 5,296,715
Homeownership rate, 2007-2011 59.60% 68.70%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2007-2011 32.90% 32.90%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2007-2011 $169,800 $198,500
Households, 2007-2011 8,041 4,773,002
Persons per household, 2007-2011 2.98 2.62
Per capita money income in the past 12 months (2011 dollars), 2007-2011 $21,569 $29,376
Median household income, 2007-2011 $51,650 $56,576
Persons below poverty level, percent, 2007-2011 17.50% 13.10%

Business QuickFacts Zion Illinois
Total number of firms, 2007 1,512 1,123,817
Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 23.40% 9.50%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 S 0.50%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 S 5.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 F 0.10%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 15.50% 5.00%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 S 30.50%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) NA 257,760,713
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) 71,223 231,082,768
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) 116,720 165,450,520
Retail sales per capita, 2007 $4,702 $12,947
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) 20,534 25,469,026

Geography QuickFacts Zion Illinois
Land area in square miles, 2010 9.81 55,518.93
Persons per square mile, 2010 2,489.10 231.1
FIPS Code 84220 17
Counties Lake County

Persons 0 to 4 years 1,948 7.98%
Persons 5 to 17 years 5,698 23.34%
Persons 18 to 64 years 14,638 59.96%
Persons 65 years and over 2,129 8.72%
 
Population by Hispanic or Latino Origin (of any race)
Persons of Hispanic or Latino Origin 6,758 27.68%
Persons Not of Hispanic or Latino Origin 17,655 72.32%
 
Population by Gender
Male 11,679 47.84%
Female 12,734 52.16%
     
Population by Race, 2010 Census Counts Percentages
American Indian and Alaska native alone 107 0.44%
Asian alone 563 2.31%
Black or African American alone 7,566 30.99%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific native alone 14 0.06%
Some other race alone 3,006 12.31%
Two or more races 1,219 4.99%
White alone 11,938 48.90%

Population by Hispanic or Latino Origin
(of any race), 2010 Census - Zion, Illinois
Counts Percentages
Persons of Hispanic or Latino Origin 6,758 27.68%
Persons Not of Hispanic or Latino Origin 17,655 72.32%

POPULATION BY SEX AND AGE
Total 2010 Census Population for ZIP Code 60099 31,104 100.00%
Under 5 years 2,303 7.40%
5 to 9 years 2,454 7.90%
10 to 14 years 2,682 8.60%
15 to 19 years 2,726 8.80%
20 to 24 years 1,947 6.30%
25 to 29 years 1,961 6.30%
30 to 34 years 2,003 6.40%
35 to 39 years 2,106 6.80%
40 to 44 years 2,186 7.00%
45 to 49 years 2,296 7.40%
50 to 54 years 2,252 7.20%
55 to 59 years 1,757 5.60%
60 to 64 years 1,314 4.20%
65 to 69 years 942 3.00%
70 to 74 years 672 2.20%
75 to 79 years 568 1.80%
80 to 84 years 425 1.40%
85 years and over 510 1.60%
     
Median age (years) 33.7 ( X )
     
16 years and over 23,070 74.20%
18 years and over 21,915 70.50%
21 years and over 20,507 65.90%
62 years and over 3,864 12.40%
65 years and over 3,117 10.00%
     
Male population of ZIP Code 60099 14,989 48.20%
Under 5 years 1,204 3.90%
5 to 9 years 1,236 4.00%
10 to 14 years 1,344 4.30%
15 to 19 years 1,358 4.40%
20 to 24 years 988 3.20%
25 to 29 years 952 3.10%
30 to 34 years 913 2.90%
35 to 39 years 978 3.10%
40 to 44 years 1,027 3.30%
45 to 49 years 1,152 3.70%
50 to 54 years 1,111 3.60%
55 to 59 years 830 2.70%
60 to 64 years 634 2.00%
65 to 69 years 450 1.40%
70 to 74 years 297 1.00%
75 to 79 years 210 0.70%
80 to 84 years 163 0.50%
85 years and over 142 0.50%
     
Median age (years) 32.2 ( X )
     
16 years and over 10,935 35.20%
18 years and over 10,342 33.20%
21 years and over 9,610 30.90%
62 years and over 1,621 5.20%
65 years and over 1,262 4.10%
     
Female population of ZIP Code 60099 16,115 51.80%
Under 5 years 1,099 3.50%
5 to 9 years 1,218 3.90%
10 to 14 years 1,338 4.30%
15 to 19 years 1,368 4.40%
20 to 24 years 959 3.10%
25 to 29 years 1,009 3.20%
30 to 34 years 1,090 3.50%
35 to 39 years 1,128 3.60%
40 to 44 years 1,159 3.70%
45 to 49 years 1,144 3.70%
50 to 54 years 1,141 3.70%
55 to 59 years 927 3.00%
60 to 64 years 680 2.20%
65 to 69 years 492 1.60%
70 to 74 years 375 1.20%
75 to 79 years 358 1.20%
80 to 84 years 262 0.80%
85 years and over 368 1.20%
     
Median age (years) 34.9 ( X )
     
16 years and over 12,135 39.00%
18 years and over 11,573 37.20%
21 years and over 10,897 35.00%
62 years and over 2,243 7.20%
65 years and over 1,855 6.00%
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE    
Total households for ZIP Code 60099 10,445 100.00%
Family households (families) [7] 7,607 72.80%
With own children under 18 years 3,921 37.50%
     
Husband-wife family 5,047 48.30%
With own children under 18 years 2,391 22.90%
Male householder, no wife present 627 6.00%
With own children under 18 years 309 3.00%
Female householder, no husband present 1,933 18.50%
With own children under 18 years 1,221 11.70%
Nonfamily households [7] 2,838 27.20%
Householder living alone 2,378 22.80%
Male 1,069 10.20%
65 years and over 216 2.10%
Female 1,309 12.50%
65 years and over 542 5.20%
     
Households with individuals under 18 years 4,508 43.20%
Households with individuals 65 years and over 2,097 20.10%
     
Average household size of ZIP Code 60099 2.92 ( X )
Average family size for ZIP Code 60099 [7] 3.45 ( X )
     
HOUSING OCCUPANCY    
Total housing units 11,609 100.00%
Occupied housing units 10,445 90.00%
Vacant housing units 1,164 10.00%
For rent 523 4.50%
Rented, not occupied 6 0.10%
For sale only 209 1.80%
Sold, not occupied 39 0.30%
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use 23 0.20%
All other vacants 364 3.10%
     
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent) [8] 3 ( X )
Rental vacancy rate (percent) [9] 12.6 ( X )
     
HOUSING TENURE    
Occupied housing units 10,445 100.00%
Owner-occupied housing units 6,821 65.30%
Population in owner-occupied housing units 20,741 ( X )
Average household size of owner-occupied units 3.04 ( X )
Renter-occupied housing units 3,624 34.70%
Population in renter-occupied housing units 9,794 ( X )
Average household size of renter-occupied units    


Sonolito Bronson
Coordinator

Planning and Economic Development
The City of Zion
2828 Sheridan Road
Zion, IL 60099

Phone: (847) 746-4056
Fax: (847) 746-4017

sonolitob@zion.il.us

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.



City of Zion, Illinois