Wenonah, IL Profile: Facts & Data


Wenonah Local Links & Resources:
Resources | ALL Wenonah Content
Planning to visit Wenonah? See Local Hotels

Also See: Wenonah, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps

Wenonah, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Wenonah had a population of 34 as of July 1, 2020. Wenonah 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 Wenonah is located at latitude 39.327 and longitude -89.289 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Wenonah encompass a land area of 1.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 673 feet.

The Village of Wenonah (GNIS ID: 2400124) 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 Wenonah is located within Township of Nokomis, a minor civil division (MCD) of Montgomery County.


Wenonah, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)


Total Population 34 (100%)
Population in Households 34 (100.0%)
Population in Families 27 (79.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 23
Diversity Index2 6


Median Household Income $52,863
Average Household Income $77,091
% of Income for Mortgage4 0%
Per Capita Income $31,508
Wealth Index5 84


Total HU (Housing Units) 18 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13 (72.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2 (11.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $83,333
Average Home Value $95,833
Housing Affordability Index3 0


Total Households 16
Average Household Size 2.13
Family Households 11
Average Family Size 2
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2020 2020-2025
Population -0.82% -0.6%
Households -0.59% -1.28%
Families 0.0% -1.89%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   1.86%
Owner Occupied HU   0.0%


Wenonah, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wenonah 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1364 1st
Population Density # 1368 0th
Median Household Income # 851 38th
Housing Affordability Index # 44 3rd
Per Capita Income # 526 62nd
Diversity Index # 1210 12th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.

Wenonah, IL - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Use HTL Address Research for a Illinois Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2020, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Illinois July 1, 2020 Data
Highest or Lowest:

More Tools and Resources:

  1. For information about schools and school attendance zones, use the HTL Address Tool
  2. Our new HTL Neighborhood Explorer provides lots of detail about any neighborhood.
  3. The new 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  4. See the References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.
  5. See the Illinois COVID-19 Data and US COVID-19 Data for more information on the spread of the novel coronavirus.