The City of Wamac had a population of 1,004 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Wamac is located at latitude 38.5089 and longitude -89.1406 in Clinton County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wamac encompass a land area of 1.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Clinton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 499 feet.
The City of Wamac (GNIS ID: ) has a P1 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||1,004 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,004 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||780 (77.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$33,463|
|Average Household Income||$47,384|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||6%|
|Per Capita Income||$19,476|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||547 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||262 (47.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||172 (31.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||114 (20.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$47,283|
|Average Home Value||$69,061|
|Housing Affordability Index3||350|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.08%|
|Per Capita Income||2.02%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-1.01%|
The table below compares Wamac to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 705||49th|
|Population Density||# 937||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 1339||2nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1357||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1316||4th|
|Diversity Index||# 359||74th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.