The Village of Wataga had a population of 917 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Wataga is located at latitude 41.0252 and longitude -90.2754 in Knox County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Wataga (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.83 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Knox County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 830 feet.
The Village of Wataga (GNIS ID: 2400101) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wataga population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||917|
|Population in Familes||751|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||380 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||276 (72.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||100 (26.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||5 ( 1.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$73,726|
|Average Home Value||$77,909|
|Median Household Income||$37,604|
|Average Household Income||$47,686|
|Per Capita Income||$19,332|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.5%|
|Per Capita Income||1.18%|
The table below compares Wataga 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.
|Total Population||# 742||46th|
|Population Density1||# 703||49th|
|Diversity Index2||# 650||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 1206||12th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1258||8th|
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