Wenona, Illinois Population 2022

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Wenona is a city located in Marshall County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 958, it is the 697th largest city in Illinois and the 15159th largest city in the United States. Wenona is currently declining at a rate of -0.83% annually and its population has decreased by -1.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 974 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Wenona has a population density of 1,302 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wenona is $58,672 with a poverty rate of 19.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $649 per month, and the median house value is $92,600. The median age in Wenona is 36.2 years, 40.5 years for males, and 34.5 years for females.

Wenona Demographics

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

  • White: 94.89%
  • Two or more races: 4.74%
  • Black or African American: 0.37%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wenona, Illinois is 958 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 974.

Wenona, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,02294.89%
Black or African American40.37%
Two or More Races514.74%
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Wenona Population by Race

Wenona Population Pyramid 2022

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Wenona Median Age

34.9


Total

36.5


Male

33.3


Female

Wenona Adults

There are 791 adults, (194 of whom are seniors) in Wenona.

Wenona Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wenona Sex Ratio

Female

591

54.87%

Male

486

45.13%

Wenona Population by Age

Wenona Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wenona Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.6%12.4%
All62.1%37.9%
Non Family50%50%
Female37.7%62.3%

62.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wenona Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4882.262.1
Married1703.5487.6
Male92.44100
Female772.2337.7
Non Family2321.250

3.05

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Wenona Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade162.38%
9th to 12th Grade8412.50%
High School Graduate21732.29%
Some College20230.06%
Associates Degree446.55%
Bachelors Degree7110.57%
Graduate Degree385.65%
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Wenona Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wenona Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic22124
White643553105
2+ Races77
Black4

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 18.18%.

Wenona Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,875$46,250$19,706
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$28,750$36,058$10,208
Some College$32,273$63,636$18,000
Bachelors Degree$53,250$85,000$51,250
Graduate Degree$67,143$76,250$66,875

$31,875

Average Earnings

$46,250

Average Male

$19,706

Average Female

Wenona Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wenona Language by Age

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Wenona Language

96.00% of Wenona residents speak only English, while 4.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.84% of the population.

Wenona Language

Wenona Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White98118218.55%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic451737.78%
Multiple511223.53%

19.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.43%

Male Poverty Rate

23.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wenona

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wenona is White, with 18.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wenona is Multiple, with 23.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.44%.

Wenona Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade45.00%
High School12.44%
Some College13.82%
Bachelors or Greater11.01%

Wenona Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.56%
Male Unemployed78.95%
Female Employed18.11%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Wenona Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wenona Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,179$52,903
Families$55,833$69,075
Married Families$76,250-
Non Families$26,136$32,933
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Income by Household Type

Wenona Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.7%

Male Marriage Rate

40.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wenona Married by Age and Sex

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Wenona Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Wenona Marital Status by Race

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Wenona Marital Status

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69

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War15
First Gulf War3
Vietnam44
Korea4
World War II

Wenona Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3411
35 to 547
55 to 641
65 to 7422
75+28

Wenona Veterans by Age

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Wenona Veterans by Race

Wenona Veterans by Education

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37.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wenona Veterans by Education

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55.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.2%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Wenona Employment by Age

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Wenona Employment by Race

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Wenona 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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83.66%

Born in Wenona

96.01%

Native Born

3.99%

Foreign Born

2.23%

Non Citizen

1.76%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.01% of Wenona residents were born in the United States, with 83.66% having been born in Illinois. 2.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wenona Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,0560.00%
20111,048-8-0.76%
20121,040-8-0.76%
20131,032-8-0.77%
20141,024-8-0.78%
20151,016-8-0.78%
20161,008-8-0.79%
20171,000-8-0.79%
2018992-8-0.80%
2019984-8-0.81%
2020974-10-1.02%
2021966-8-0.82%
2022958-8-0.83%

Wenona Population by Year