Lake of the Woods, Illinois Population 2021

2,404
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Lake of the Woods is a city located in Illinois. Lake of the Woods has a 2020 population of 2,404. Lake of the Woods is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -17.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,912 in 2010. Lake of the Woods reached it's highest population of 3,306 in 2011.

The average household income in Lake of the Woods is $67,298 with a poverty rate of 15.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $926 per month, and the median house value is $114,600. The median age in Lake of the Woods is 34.2 years, 31.4 years for males, and 35.1 years for females.

Lake of the Woods Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lake of the Woods was:

  • White: 98.59%
  • Two or more races: 1.41%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Lake of the Woods, Illinois is 2,404 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,442.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,912.

Lake of the Woods, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,37098.59%
Two or More Races341.41%
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Lake of the Woods Population by Race

Lake of the Woods Population Pyramid $2021

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Lake of the Woods Median Age

34.2


Total

31.4


Male

35.1


Female

Lake of the Woods Adults

There are 1,669 adults, (374 of whom are seniors) in Lake of the Woods.

Lake of the Woods Age Dependency

85.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake of the Woods Sex Ratio

Female

1,223

50.87%

Male

1,181

49.13%

Lake of the Woods Population by Age

Lake of the Woods Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lake of the Woods Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
All86%14%
Married83.7%16.3%
Non Family78.2%21.8%

86.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake of the Woods Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9482.5486
Married4542.9983.7
Non Family2711.2178.2
Female1373.38100
Male862.97100

2.96

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

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Lake of the Woods Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade815.45%
High School Graduate40427.17%
Some College39726.70%
Associates Degree21214.26%
Bachelors Degree28218.96%
Graduate Degree1117.46%
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Lake of the Woods Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lake of the Woods Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 26.43%.

Lake of the Woods Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,843$50,592$32,024
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$43,021$51,786$42,500
Some College$38,519$44,875$26,563
Bachelors Degree$51,094$67,578$47,941
Graduate Degree$$$

$42,843

Average Earnings

$50,592

Average Male

$32,024

Average Female

Lake of the Woods Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lake of the Woods Language by Age

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Lake of the Woods Language

100.00% of Lake of the Woods residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Lake of the Woods Language

Lake of the Woods Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,35135315.01%
Hispanic1919100.00%

15.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.29%

Male Poverty Rate

17.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake of the Woods

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake of the Woods is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake of the Woods is White, with 15.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.40%.

Lake of the Woods Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade45.68%
High School13.12%
Some College9.69%
Bachelors or Greater8.65%

Lake of the Woods Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed51.43%
Female Employed10.26%
Male Employed4.32%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Lake of the Woods Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lake of the Woods Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,034$67,298
Families$75,250$76,524
Married Families$96,176-
Non Families$32,147$35,639
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Income by Household Type

Lake of the Woods Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake of the Woods Married by Age and Sex

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Lake of the Woods Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lake of the Woods Marital Status by Race

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Lake of the Woods Marital Status

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157

Number of Veterans

141

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam56
First Gulf War38
Korea34
Second Gulf War29
World War II

Lake of the Woods Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+60
35 to 5454
65 to 7430
18 to 3413
55 to 64

Lake of the Woods Veterans by Age

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Lake of the Woods Veterans by Race

Lake of the Woods Veterans by Education

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21.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake of the Woods Veterans by Education

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71.6%

Labor Force Participation

68.2%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lake of the Woods Employment by Age

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Lake of the Woods Employment by Race

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Lake of the Woods Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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84.11%

Born in Lake of the Woods

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Lake of the Woods residents were born in the United States, with 84.11% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Lake of the Woods Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,4040.00%
20202,4040.00%
20192,404-38-1.56%
20182,442-178-6.79%
20172,620-67-2.49%
20162,687-254-8.64%
20152,941863.01%
20142,855-141-4.71%
20132,996-30-0.99%
20123,026-280-8.47%
20113,30639413.53%
20102,9120.00%

Lake of the Woods Population by Year