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The City of Wamac had a population of 1,032 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Wamac is located at latitude 38.4914 and longitude -89.1478 in Clinton County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wamac (see map below) 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.
|Population in Households||1,032|
|Population in Familes||809|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$33,329|
|Average Household Income||$49,289|
|Per Capita Income||$20,298|
|Total Housing Units||571 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||286 (50.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||157 (27.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||128 (22.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$41,424|
|Average Home Value||$62,018|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.65%|
|Per Capita Income||2.19%|
The table below compares Wamac 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||# 695||49th|
|Population Density||# 919||33rd|
|Diversity Index||# 355||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 1331||3rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1275||7th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.