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The Village of Woodson had a population of 514 as of July 1, 2016. Woodson 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 Woodson is located at latitude 39.6275 and longitude -90.2254 in Morgan County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Woodson (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Morgan County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 679 feet.

The Village of Woodson (GNIS ID: 2399737) 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 Woodson is located within Woodson Election Precinct, a minor civil division (MCD) of Morgan County.

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

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


Total Population 514
Population in Households 514
Population in Familes 432
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,315
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 210
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 152
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 216 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 181 (83.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 29 (13.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 6 ( 2.8%)
Median Home Value $132,386
Average Home Value $159,807


Median Household Income $70,448
Average Household Income $74,800
Per Capita Income $30,034
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.06% 0.0%
Households 0.08% 0.0%
Families 0.76% -0.13%
Median Household Income   2.11%
Per Capita Income   1.74%
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.

Woodson, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Woodson 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 # 929 32nd
Population Density1 # 574 58th
Diversity Index2 # 1222 11th
Median Household Income # 233 83rd
Per Capita Income # 363 74th

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