Businesses in Downers Grove, Illinois


Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 17.7%
 Professional Services: 16.3%
 Shopping: 15.3%
 Home Services: 8.8%
 Industry: 8.6%
 Financial Services: 7.1%
 Other: 26.3%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair11234.1 years4.22.3
Beauty salons7826.3 years4.31.6
Hairdressers7727.1 years4.31.6
Social work7633.1 years4.41.6
Banks6545.4 years3.61.3
Finance other8132 years4.61.7
Loan companies21129.6 years4.14.3
General contractors24727.9 years4.35.1
Other construction14929.6 years4.53.1
Real estate22324.2 years3.94.6
Construction of buildings17233 years4.53.5
Wholesale of machinery8433 years4.31.7
Dentists9128 years4.81.9
Health and medical1,19427.2 years4.124.5
Physicians and surgeons36829.8 years3.87.6
Physiotherapy7424.1 years4.21.5
Accountants7826.8 years3.11.6
Advertising and marketing10125.6 years4.62.1
Business services7524.7 years4.21.5
Corporate management22527.1 years4.64.6
Lawyers legal12527.1 years4.72.6
Legal and financial7735.4 years1.81.6
Scientific and technical services17824.3 years3.53.7
Specialized design9223.1 years4.71.9
Technical construction services7829.4 years4.61.6
Electronics stores16923.9 years4.03.5
Hardware stores6237.7 years4.31.3
Household appliances and goods7034 years4.11.4
Office supplies and stationery stores10034.6 years4.32.1
Shopping other10634.2 years4.12.2
Area of Downers Grove, Illinois14.59 sq mi
Male Population23,418 (48.1%)
Female Population25,228 (51.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -19.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +0.5%
Median Age42.7
Male Median Age40.7
Female Median Age44.6
Area Codes630708773
NeighborhoodsBelmont, Downers Grove, Downtown Downers Grove, Oakwood
Local TimeSaturday 9:44 PM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Lat & Lng41.80892° / -88.01117°
Zip Codes6051560516

Downers Grove, Illinois - Map

Downers Grove, Illinois Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density4,140 / mi²3,319 / mi²3,318 / mi²3,334 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Downers Grove, Illinois Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 0.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Downers Grove, Illinois-19.5%+0.4%+0.5%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Downers Grove, Illinois Median Age

Median Age: 42.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Downers Grove, Illinois42.7 years44.6 years40.7 years
Illinois36.6 years37.9 years35.3 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Downers Grove, Illinois Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 51,3651,3202,685
85 Plus4171,0121,429
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Downers Grove, Illinois Population Density

Population Density: 3,334 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Downers Grove, Illinois48,64614.59 sq mi3,334 / mi²
Illinois13.0 million57,913.8 sq mi224.0 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Downers Grove, Illinois Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Downers Grove, Illinois
 Downtown Downers Grove: 41.3%
 Belmont: 19.5%
 Downers Grove: 16.4%
 Oakwood: 5.4%
 Other: 17.4%

Business distribution by price for Downers Grove, Illinois

 Moderate: 54.7%
 Inexpensive: 30.9%
 Expensive: 10.5%
 Very Expensive: 3.9%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Downers Grove, Illinois CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Downers Grove, Illinois966,850 t19.9 t66,268 t/mi²
Illinois259,471,378 t20 t4,480 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Downers Grove, Illinois CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)966,850 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita19.9 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
11/4/1310:35 AM3.215.5 km1,000 m1km NW of Summit,
2/10/101:59 AM3.844.1 km10,000 m8km NW of Village of Campton Hills,
6/27/0411:10 PM4.283.6 km10,000 m10km NW of Ottawa,
1/2/128:21 AM4.553.2
5/26/096:42 AM5.124.4
8/20/0412:17 PM4.427.5

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Downers Grove, Illinois
 Zip Code 60515: 79.6%
 Zip Code 60516: 19.8%
 Other: 0.6%

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