The Village of Wataga had a population of 971 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||104|
|Daytime Population: Residents||444|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||548|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.56|
|Population in Households||971|
|Population in Familes||794|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$38,539|
|Average Household Income||$49,849|
|Per Capita Income||$20,156|
|Total Housing Units||419 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||290 (69.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||107 (25.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||22 ( 5.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$74,851|
|Average Home Value||$78,893|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.01%|
|Per Capita Income||1.46%|
The table below compares Wataga to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 719||48th|
|Population Density||# 649||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 636||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 1229||10th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1260||8th|
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