Wheeling is a city located in Cook County, Illinois. With a 2020 population of 38,938, it is the 45th largest city in Illinois and the 1014th largest city in the United States. Wheeling is currently growing at a rate of 0.08% annually and its population has increased by 3.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 37,648 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, Wheeling has a population density of 4,490 people per square mile.
The average household income in Wheeling is $84,222 with a poverty rate of 10.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,217 per month, and the median house value is $191,500. The median age in Wheeling is 37.3 years, 34.9 years for males, and 40.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.9 males.