Wheeler, IL Profile: Facts & Data

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Wheeler, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Wheeler had a population of 143 as of July 1, 2018. Wheeler ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Wheeler is located at latitude 39.043 and longitude -88.3188 in Jasper County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Wheeler (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Jasper County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 561 feet.

The Village of Wheeler (GNIS ID: 2400160) 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 Wheeler is located within Township of North Muddy, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jasper County.


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Wheeler, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 143
Population in Households 143
Population in Familes 127
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 248
Diversity Index3 6
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $55,378
Average Household Income $68,549
Per Capita Income $26,154

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 65 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 46 (70.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 7 (10.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (20.0%)
Median Home Value $96,429
Average Home Value $182,065
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 52
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 40
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.33% -0.28%
Households -0.23% 0.0%
Families 0.62% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.28%
Per Capita Income   1.6%

Wheeler, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wheeler to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 1269 7th
Population Density # 1236 10th
Diversity Index # 1207 11th
Median Household Income # 661 52nd
Per Capita Income # 819 40th

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