StatisticWatagaIllinoisNational
Population77812,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)93822891
Median age40.937.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)67%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%44%43%
Speak English99%77%79%
Speak Spanish1%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Wataga is 311% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Wataga is 9% higher than Illinois
  • In Wataga 94.73% of the population is White
  • In Wataga 0.39% of the population is Black
  • In Wataga 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Wataga, IL Demographics

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      Wataga population breakdown by race

      RaceWatagaIllinoisNational
      White94.73%72.14%73.35%
      Black0.39%14.30%12.63%
      Asian0.00%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.90%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.80%2.34%3.06%
      Other race2.19%5.86%4.75%
      In Wataga, 3.7% 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

      Wataga age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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