Washington Park, IL Profile: Facts & Data


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Washington Park, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Washington Park had a population of 3,603 as of July 1, 2018. Washington Park ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Washington Park is located at latitude 38.6351 and longitude -90.0929 in St. Clair County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Washington Park (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. St. Clair County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 410 feet.

The Village of Washington Park (GNIS ID: 2400099) 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 Washington Park is located within Township of Canteen, a minor civil division (MCD) of St. Clair County.

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Washington Park, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,603
Population in Households 3,403
Population in Familes 2,780
Population in Group Qrtrs 200
Population Density2 1,372
Diversity Index3 35


Median Household Income $23,591
Average Household Income $31,220
Per Capita Income $12,656


Total Housing Units 1,677 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 504 (30.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 473 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 700 (41.7%)
Median Home Value $45,652
Average Home Value $58,333


Total Households 977
Average Household Size 3.48
Family Households 661
Average Family Size 4
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 race 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -1.83% -0.97%
Households -2.17% -1.07%
Families -2.38% -1.18%
Median Household Income   0.35%
Per Capita Income   1.42%

Washington Park, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Washington Park 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 399 71st
Population Density # 533 61st
Diversity Index # 312 77th
Median Household Income # 1361 1st
Per Capita Income # 1364 0th

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