Nonprofits in Illinois

There are 69,791 organizations in Illinois. Combined, these Illinoisan nonprofits employ 1 million people, earn more than $125 billion in revenue each year, and have assets of $342 billion.

Nonprofits by major Illinois cities

Metro areaNonprofitsRevenues
 
43,936
 
$97,110,423,923
 
3,909
 
$2,011,287,881
 
2,439
 
$3,753,043,046
 
2,435
 
$5,032,405,757
 
2,015
 
$3,174,714,102
 
1,463
 
$1,867,213,390
 
1,444
 
$2,666,432,124
 
1,092
 
$857,227,818
 
1,027
 
$1,325,632,419
 
639
 
$1,128,073,916
Showing 10 of 15 metros

Job trends for Illinois nonprofits

Employees per organizationNumber of organizations
0
 
6,644
1-10
 
3,413
11-25
 
1,604
26-100
 
1,498
101 to 1,000
 
1,009
1,000+
 
133

Sizes of nonprofits in Illinois

Revenues per organizationNumber of organizations
< $250k
 
18,238
$250k to $1M
 
5,109
$1M to $5M
 
3,007
$5M to $25M
 
1,277
$25M to $100M
 
393
$100M+
 
191
Key takeaways for revenue stats:

Types of nonprofits in Illinois

Nonprofit typeNumberRevenues
 
10,235
 
$1,883,053,544
 
9,355
 
$16,316,109,456
 
8,110
 
$7,268,212,063
 
5,157
 
$7,283,789,713
 
4,767
 
$5,792,885,747
 
4,659
 
$2,021,201,615
 
4,312
 
$1,785,857,917
 
3,956
 
$17,174,140,313
 
3,409
 
$1,740,740,669
 
2,431
 
$3,351,907,747
Showing 10 of 25 categories

Directory of nonprofits in Illinois


Want more insights on nonprofits in Illinois?
There's a whole lot more to Cause IQ than what you see here. Additional filters, personnel information, peer benchmarking, Salesforce integration, vendor lists, etc. Access all the information your company needs in one place, already collected.
Schedule a demo
Over 200 customers use Cause IQ to grow, maintain, and serve their nonprofit clients.
Methodology: Cause IQ mines all tax-exempt organizations that file a Form 990 or 990PF with the IRS. We exclude Form 990EZ and Postcard filers, which are high in number but very small in size. We collect and aggregate this information from OCR'd paper taxreturns, XML e-file taxreturns, IRS-provided extract, the Business Master File, and Cause IQ secret sauce for data cleaning, categorization, classification, analytics, etc.