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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wauconda is 14,011. Wauconda, Illinois is the 2,459th largest city in the US.
Wauconda is located entirely in Lake County.
The peak population of Wauconda was in 2020, when its population was 14,077. In 2020, Wauconda was the 2,450th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,459th largest city in the US. Wauconda is currently 0.5% smaller than it was in 2020.
Wauconda has grown 45.1% since the 2000. Wauconda, Illinois is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 77% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Wauconda has a population density of 2,694.2 people per square mile.
|2455||Fergus Falls, Minnesota||14,029||2.5%|
|2458||Forest Park, Illinois||14,012||-10.5%|
|2461||Pierre, South Dakota||14,000||0.8%|
The total voting age population of Wauconda, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 9,745. The voting age population is 48.5% male and 51.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.4% of the residents of Wauconda are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wauconda are 85.2% White, 6.5% Other, 4.5% Asian, 2.9% Two or more races and 0.9% Black. Additionally, 23.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wauconda, 4.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.7%. On a per-household basis, 1.6% of families are below the poverty line in Wauconda.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.7% of Wauconda residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.6% of Wauconda residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 41.3% have a bachelor's degree and 13.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wauconda residents aged 5 and older, 27.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 18.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 7.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wauconda is 3.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wauconda, 7.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wauconda is $81,313.
In Wauconda, 74.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.8% of housing units in Wauconda.
Of all the housing units in Wauconda, 4.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Wauconda, 35.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wauconda is $1,166.
In Wauconda, 87.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.