Population density (sq mi)99622891
Median age45.537.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%44%43%
Speak English96%77%79%
Speak Spanish1%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Oquawka is 337% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Oquawka is 22% higher than Illinois
  • In Oquawka 94.12% of the population is White
  • In Oquawka 0.34% of the population is Black
  • In Oquawka 2.67% of the population is Asian

Compare Oquawka, IL Demographics


      Oquawka population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.39%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.48%5.86%4.75%
      In Oquawka, 2.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Oquawka age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Oquawka, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).