Wheeler is a city located in Jasper County Illinois. Wheeler has a 2020 population of 146. Wheeler is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 147 in 2010.
The average household income in Wheeler is $40,819 with a poverty rate of 26.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $571 per month, and the median house value is $29,800. The median age in Wheeler is 33.6 years, 29.3 years for males, and 33.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wheelerwas:
98.75% of Wheeler residents speak only English, while 1.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.25% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Wheeler is White, with 26.79% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Wheeler is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.00%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Wheeler
100.00% of Wheeler residents were born in the United States, with 95.32% 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.