Woodlawn, IL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Woodlawn, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Woodlawn had a population of 713 as of July 1, 2016. Woodlawn ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Woodlawn is located at latitude 38.3279 and longitude -89.0346 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Woodlawn (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 492 feet.

The Village of Woodlawn (GNIS ID: 2399734) 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 Woodlawn is located within Township of Shiloh, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jefferson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Woodlawn population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Woodlawn: Wood Lawn, Woodlawn Town.

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Woodlawn, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 713
Population in Households 713
Population in Familes 624
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 835
Diversity Index2 4


Total Households 274
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 216
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 280 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 229 (81.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 46 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 6 ( 2.1%)
Median Home Value $92,333
Average Home Value $153,057


Median Household Income $52,799
Average Household Income $58,847
Per Capita Income $22,596
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.34% 0.11%
Households 0.41% 0.22%
Families 0.45% 0.09%
Median Household Income   1.47%
Per Capita Income   1.93%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Woodlawn, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Woodlawn to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 808 41st
Population Density1 # 868 37th
Diversity Index2 # 1266 8th
Median Household Income # 666 51st
Per Capita Income # 1000 27th

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