|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Waterman is 1,424. Waterman, Illinois is the 8,888th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Waterman was in 2010, when its population was 1,506. In 2010, Waterman was the 8,626th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,888th largest city in the US. Waterman is currently 5.4% smaller than it was in 2010.
Waterman has grown 14.6% since the 2000. Waterman, Illinois is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 81% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|8882||Weldon, North Carolina||1,426||-20.2%|
|8886||Fall Creek, Wisconsin||1,424||15.3%|
|8892||Wayne, West Virginia||1,423||19.2%|
|8893||Audubon Park, Kentucky||1,422||-7.9%|
The total voting age population of Waterman, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,072. The voting age population is 42.9% male and 57.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.2% of the residents of Waterman are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Waterman are 95.4% White, 2.2% Two or more races, 1.8% Black, 0.4% American Indian, 0.1% Asian and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 5.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Waterman, 11.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.1%. On a per-household basis, 7.0% of families are below the poverty line in Waterman.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.1% of Waterman residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.4% of Waterman residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.4% have a bachelor's degree and 8.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Waterman residents aged 5 and older, 4.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Waterman is 3.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Waterman, 17.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Waterman is $71,429.
In Waterman, 74.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.0% of housing units in Waterman.
Of all the housing units in Waterman, 25.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Waterman, 22.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 120 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Waterman is $772.
In Waterman, 87.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.