Bloomington Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Bloomington is 78,283. 26.19% is under 18, while 12.57% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 5.87% of the population was five years old or younger, 26.19% were 18 years or younger and 23.52% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 49.21% female and 50.79% male.

Bloomington Housing

According to the US Census, Bloomington has 36,236 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Bloomington was 93.29%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $185,400

Bloomington Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Black Or African American Alone constitute 82.13% of Bloomington's population. Residents of the city who were Asian Alone, made up 7.16% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Some Other Race Alone, constituting 3.35% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 1.94%

White Alone71.22%
Black Or African American Alone10.90%
Asian Alone7.16%
Some Other Race Alone3.35%
White Black Or African American1.94%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.39%

How Educated is Bloomington

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 32.3% of Bloomington residents had a bachelor's degree, while 17.5% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 49.80% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Bloomington CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher91.3%
Some College Or Associates Degree42.8%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher42.7%
Bachelors Degree32.3%
Some College No Degree19.6%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency17.9%

Average Income in Bloomington

The median household income in Bloomington is $71,700. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $71,700.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $102,871 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $123,961.

A closer examination of the income groups of Bloomington households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $100,000 and $149,999 (16.5%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (9.4%). 7.2% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$123,961
Nonfamily households$43,676