Woodford County IL Information


Woodford County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 40,173
Population in Households 39,152
Population in Familes 33,974
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,021
Population Density1 76
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 14,833
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 11,009
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,796 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,147 (76.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,686 (17.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 963 ( 6.1%)
Median Home Value $146,953
Average Home Value $175,348


Median Household Income $65,352
Average Household Income $82,142
Per Capita Income $31,264
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.61% 0.57%
Households 0.61% 0.57%
Families 0.49% 0.49%
Median Household Income   2.33%
Per Capita Income   1.24%
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.


Woodford County IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Woodford County to the other 102 counties and county equivalents 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 # 34 68th
Population Density1 # 33 69th
Diversity Index2 # 71 31st
Median Household Income # 9 92nd
Per Capita Income # 9 92nd

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