Wabash County, Illinois Population 2018

Wabash County, Illinois's estimated population is 11,489 with a growth rate of -0.85% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wabash County, Illinois is the 86th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201711,489-98-0.85%
201611,587760.66%
201611,511-88-0.76%
201511,599180.16%
201411,581-79-0.68%
201311,660-17-0.15%
201211,677-112-0.95%
201111,789-127-1.07%
201011,916-1,195-9.11%
199013,111-602-4.39%
198013,7138726.79%
197012,841-1,206-8.59%
196014,047-604-4.12%
195014,6519276.75%
194013,7245273.99%
193013,197-837-5.96%
192014,034-879-5.89%
191014,9132,33018.52%
190012,5837176.04%
189011,8661,92119.32%
18809,9451,10412.49%
18708,8411,52820.89%
18607,3132,62355.93%
18504,69045010.61%
18404,2401,53056.46%
18302,7100.00%

Wabash County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,192
Asian145
Black or African American117
Two or More Races98
Some Other Race23
American Indian and Alaska Native12

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Wabash County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Wabash County, Illinois Median Age

42.6


Total

41.2


Male

44.2


Female

Wabash County, Illinois Adults

There are 9,049 adults, (2,190 of which are seniors) in Wabash County, Illinois.

Wabash County, Illinois Age Dependency

68.9

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wabash County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

5,938

51.25%

Male

5,649

48.75%

Wabash County, Illinois Households and Families

Wabash County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wabash County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male90.8%9.2%
Married86.1%13.9%
All73.7%26.3%
Female59.9%40.1%
Non Family57.2%42.8%

73.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wabash County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8462.3773.7
Married2,617386.1
Non Family1,6911.1357.2
Female4513.0959.9
Male873.8690.8

2.99

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wabash County, Illinois Households

Wabash County, Illinois Education

Wabash County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3474.32%
9th to 12th Grade5056.29%
High School Graduate2,59932.35%
Some College1,82922.77%
Associates Degree1,37417.10%
Bachelors Degree1,00912.56%
Graduate Degree3714.62%

Wabash County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8187,0071,315
Hispanic937047
Asian41306
Multiple Races403712
Black3731
Other Race2312
Native American1212

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 50.54%.

Wabash County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,339$41,936$25,176
Less Than High School$15,659$15,444$
High School Grad$29,235$33,664$21,418
Some College$31,786$47,182$23,721
Bachelors Degree$44,621$53,424$36,083
Graduate Degree$46,563$$46,591

$32,339

Average Earnings

$41,936

Average Male

$25,176

Average Female

Wabash County, Illinois Language

Wabash County, Illinois Language by Age

Wabash County, Illinois Language

97.99% of Wabash County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 2.01% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 0.74% of the population.

Wabash County, Illinois Poverty

Wabash County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,9381,19510.93%
Hispanic20011557.50%
Asian1455034.48%
Other2323100.00%
Multiple981414.29%
Black10943.67%

11.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.61%

Male Poverty Rate

13.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wabash County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wabash County, Illinois is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wabash County, Illinois is Black, with 3.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.23%.

Wabash County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.33%
High School12.31%
Bachelors or Greater9.33%
Some College8.67%

Wabash County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.84%
Male Unemployed20.62%
Female Employed4.62%
Male Employed3.78%

Wabash County, Illinois Income

Wabash County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,871$57,729
Families$62,214$70,809
Married Families$68,408$
Non Families$20,558$31,356

Wabash County, Illinois Marital Status

Wabash County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Wabash County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Wabash County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Wabash County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Wabash County, Illinois Veterans

Wabash County, Illinois Veterans by War

1,030

Number of Veterans

959

Male Veterans

71

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam461
First Gulf War133
World War II114
Korea98
Second Gulf War88

Wabash County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74287
75+274
55 to 64238
35 to 54160
18 to 3471

Wabash County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,00311.42%
2 or More1318.84%
Indian1083.33%
Hispanic96.77%
Black44.88%

Wabash County, Illinois Veterans by Education

6.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wabash County, Illinois Employment Status

Wabash County, Illinois Employment by Age

63.3%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Wabash County, Illinois Employment by Race

Wabash County, Illinois Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wabash County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mount Carmel72856993-292-4.01%
Allendale475458-17-3.58%
Bellmont276269-7-2.54%
Keensburg210205-5-2.38%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990