Wauconda SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
4

Wauconda, Illinois Info Snack

Wauconda (/wknd/ or /wknd/) is a village in Lake County, Illinois, United States. The population was 13,603 at the 2010 census. It is the site of the Wauconda Bog Nature Preserve, a National Natural Landmark. Wauconda Community Unit School District 118 serves students from kindergarten through 12th grade who live in Wauconda and surrounding communities (Island Lake, Lakemoor, Volo, and unincorporated sections of McHenry County). Fremont School District 79 also serves students from communities from northern part of Wauconda.
Population
13,776
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
4.3%
Median Home
$211,000
Median Income
$76,561
Median Rent
$1,114

Rankings for Wauconda in Illinois

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Map Of Wauconda, IL

Population over time in Wauconda

Year Population % Change
2017 13,776 1.7%
2016 13,549 3.1%
2015 13,140 -0.4%
2014 13,189 -1.8%
2013 13,425 3.6%
2012 12,960 -0.3%
2011 12,998 -0.1%
2010 13,009 -

Race / Ethnicity in Wauconda

White
67.9% (9,349)
African American
0.5% (73)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
6.8% (940)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.4% (58)
Hispanic
24.4% (3,356)
Race Wauconda IL USA
White 67.9% 61.9% 61.5%
African American 0.5% 14.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 6.8% 5.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 24.4% 16.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Wauconda, Illinois

Less than $10,000
4.6% (63,369)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.6% (22,041)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.4% (115,718)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.4% (101,942)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.4% (170,822)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.7% (188,731)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.5% (199,752)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.3% (265,876)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.1% (139,137)
$200,000 or more
8.1% (111,585)
Income Wauconda IL USA
Less than $10,000 4.6% 6.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.6% 4.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.4% 9.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.4% 8.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.4% 12.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.7% 17.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.5% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.3% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.1% 6.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 8.1% 6.9% 6.3%

Gender in Wauconda

Female
49.1% (6,767)
Male
50.9% (7,008)
Gender Wauconda IL USA
Female 49.1% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 50.9% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wauconda for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.1% (979)
9-12th Grade
6.1% (838)
High School / GED
23.3% (3,202)
Some College
18.9% (2,601)
Associate's Degree
7.1% (973)
Bachelor's Degree
23.2% (3,196)
Master's Degree
10.2% (1,402)
Professional Degree
3.5% (480)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (98)
Education Wauconda IL USA
< 9th Grade 7.1% 5.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.1% 6.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 23.3% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 18.9% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.1% 7.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 23.2% 20.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 10.2% 9.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.5% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.3% 1.4%

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