The City of Wamac had a population of 974 as of July 1, 2021.
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 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||974 (100%)|
|Population in Households||974 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||754 (77.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$33,361|
|Average Household Income||$46,862|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||6%|
|Per Capita Income||$19,382|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||554 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||264 (47.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||157 (28.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||133 (24.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$47,143|
|Average Home Value||$71,496|
|Housing Affordability Index3||350|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.44%|
|Per Capita Income||1.85%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.69%|
The table below compares Wamac to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 714||48th|
|Population Density||# 947||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 1352||1st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1363||100th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1326||3rd|
|Diversity Index||# 359||74th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.