The Village of Wataga had a population of 991 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Wataga is located at latitude 41.0253 and longitude -90.2798 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.
|Population in Households||991|
|Population in Familes||814|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$40,182|
|Average Household Income||$52,013|
|Per Capita Income||$21,281|
|Total Housing Units||440 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||294 (66.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||114 (25.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||32 ( 7.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$74,861|
|Average Home Value||$79,608|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||4.78%|
|Per Capita Income||3.05%|
The table below compares Wataga 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.
|Total Population||# 711||48th|
|Population Density||# 636||54th|
|Diversity Index||# 648||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 1204||12th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1235||10th|
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