Wadsworth, Illinois Population 2022

3,457
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Wadsworth is a city located in Lake County Illinois. Wadsworth has a 2020 population of 3,457. Wadsworth is currently declining at a rate of -0.86% annually and its population has decreased by -1.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,517 in 2010.

The average household income in Wadsworth is $120,171 with a poverty rate of 2.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,509 per month, and the median house value is $335,100. The median age in Wadsworth is 51.3 years, 50.7 years for males, and 51.6 years for females.

Wadsworth Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wadsworthwas:

  • White: 90.67%
  • Two or more races: 3.36%
  • Asian: 2.22%
  • Other race: 1.82%
  • Black or African American: 1.37%
  • Native American: 0.57%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wadsworth, Illinois is 3,457 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,517.

Wadsworth, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,18790.67%
Black or African American481.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.57%
Asian782.22%
Some Other Race641.82%
Two or More Races1183.36%
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Wadsworth Population by Race

Wadsworth Population Pyramid 2022

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Wadsworth Median Age

52.4


Total

51.9


Male

52.6


Female

Wadsworth Adults

There are 2,957 adults, (748 of whom are seniors) in Wadsworth.

Wadsworth Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Wadsworth Sex Ratio

Female

1,731

49.25%

Male

1,784

50.75%

Wadsworth Population by Age

Wadsworth Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wadsworth Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95.8%4.2%
All92.3%7.7%
Non Family84.5%15.5%
Female0%100%

92.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wadsworth Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4712.3992.3
Married9462.8295.8
Male1362.6100
Female164.250
Non Family3731.1484.5

2.81

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Wadsworth Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade230.91%
High School Graduate51820.45%
Some College67926.81%
Associates Degree702.76%
Bachelors Degree97538.49%
Graduate Degree26810.58%
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Wadsworth Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wadsworth Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian787878
2+ Races323232
White2,2982,2751,133
Black4848
Other Race4949
Hispanic7777

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Wadsworth Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$63,542$73,714$38,510
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$71,659$73,504$21,953
Some College$49,890$54,407$31,028
Bachelors Degree$91,875$101,587$90,347
Graduate Degree$$127,045$

$63,542

Average Earnings

$73,714

Average Male

$38,510

Average Female

Wadsworth Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wadsworth Language by Age

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Wadsworth Language

94.48% of Wadsworth residents speak only English, while 5.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.89% of the population.

Wadsworth Language

Wadsworth Poverty by Race

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2.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.01%

Male Poverty Rate

4.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wadsworth

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wadsworth is White, with 2.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wadsworth is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 1.81%.

Wadsworth Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School3.86%
Some College0.00%
Bachelors or Greater1.29%

Wadsworth Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Wadsworth Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wadsworth Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$101,307$123,870
Families$128,333$140,436
Married Families$139,706-
Non Families$73,750$75,102
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Income by Household Type

Wadsworth Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

63.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.9%

Male Marriage Rate

67.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Wadsworth Married by Age and Sex

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Wadsworth 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 45-54.

Wadsworth Marital Status by Race

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Wadsworth Marital Status

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259

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War25
Vietnam103
Korea19
World War II101

Wadsworth Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5414
55 to 6411
65 to 7436
75+198

Wadsworth Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2398.80%
Black2041.67%

Wadsworth Veterans by Race

Wadsworth Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wadsworth Veterans by Education

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60.2%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

Wadsworth Employment by Age

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Wadsworth Employment by Race

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Wadsworth 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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74.57%

Born in Wadsworth

97.18%

Native Born

2.82%

Foreign Born

2.02%

Non Citizen

0.80%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.18% of Wadsworth residents were born in the United States, with 74.57% having been born in Illinois. 2.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wadsworth Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20003,0830.00%
20103,8157322.15%
20113,785-30-0.79%
20123,755-30-0.79%
20133,725-30-0.80%
20143,695-30-0.81%
20153,665-30-0.81%
20163,635-30-0.82%
20173,605-30-0.83%
20183,575-30-0.83%
20193,545-30-0.84%
20203,517-28-0.79%
20213,487-30-0.85%
20223,457-30-0.86%

Wadsworth Population by Year