Living in Wood River, IL

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Wood River SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8

Wood River, IL Crime Report

587
Total Crimes
5,749.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
123.85%
Above National Average

Wood River, IL Cost Of Living

84
Wood River's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Wood River, Illinois Info Snack

Population
10,234
Unemployment
6.4%
Poverty
21.3%
Median Home
$83,900
Median Income
$44,450
Median Rent
$768

Wood River, IL Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Wood River in Illinois

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Map Of Wood River, IL

Population over time in Wood River

Year Population % Change
2017 10,234 -0.9%
2016 10,326 -0.3%
2015 10,360 -0.5%
2014 10,417 -0.6%
2013 10,477 -0.8%
2012 10,562 -0.8%
2011 10,643 -0.6%
2010 10,712 -1.0%
2009 10,817 -
Crime/100k Wood River IL USA
Violent Crime 577.9 404.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 97.9 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 333.0 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 5171.4 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 548.5 306.7 376.0
Larceny 4309.5 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 313.4 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Wood River

White
91.0% (9,315)
African American
3.8% (393)
American Indian
0.1% (12)
Asian
1.0% (107)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (10)
Two Or More
2.3% (238)
Hispanic
1.6% (159)
Race Wood River IL USA
White 91.0% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 3.8% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.6% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Wood River, Illinois

Less than $10,000
9.3% (95,647)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (70,014)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.9% (121,754)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.3% (136,469)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.4% (126,975)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.0% (194,854)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (135,045)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.9% (101,105)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (30,616)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (10,917)
Income Wood River IL USA
Less than $10,000 9.3% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.9% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.3% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.4% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.0% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.9% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Wood River

Female
53.1% (5,434)
Male
46.9% (4,800)
Gender Wood River IL USA
Female 53.1% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 46.9% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wood River for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (307)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (921)
High School / GED
38.0% (3,888)
Some College
27.0% (2,763)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (921)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (1,023)
Master's Degree
4.0% (409)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Wood River IL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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