Latest Data (2015)
Population 38,079
Nationwide Rank 988

Quick Facts

Wheeling, Illinois is the 988th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Wheeling, Illinois is a village.

Wheeling, Illinois is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Wheeling had its largest population ever.

Wheeling, Illinois's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Wheeling, Illinois Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
982 Hanover Park, Illinois 0.1%
983 Panama City, Florida 3.9%
984 Florence, South Carolina 21.2%
985 Wake Forest, North Carolina 192.1%
986 Huber Heights, Ohio -0.1%
987 Martinez, California 6.1%
988 Wheeling, Illinois 4.9%
989 Apache Junction, Arizona 18.6%
990 Pleasant Grove, Utah 61.9%
991 Brookfield, Wisconsin -1.8%
992 Delaware, Ohio 46.7%
993 Roy, Utah 14.0%
994 Valley Stream, New York 4.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 38,079 988
2014 38,010 978
2013 38,015 970
2012 37,946 965
2011 37,828 955
2010 37,648 947
2009 35,912 991
2008 35,752 983
2007 35,651 980
2006 35,946 954
2005 36,294 934
2004 36,494 909
2003 36,767 898
2002 36,835 885
2001 36,529 886
2000 36,267 887
1990 29,477 944