Wonder Lake, Illinois Population 2022

3,963
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Wonder Lake is a city located in McHenry County Illinois. Wonder Lake has a 2020 population of 3,963. Wonder Lake is currently declining at a rate of -0.13% annually and its population has decreased by -0.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,973 in 2010.

The average household income in Wonder Lake is $91,621 with a poverty rate of 5.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $726 per month, and the median house value is $186,900. The median age in Wonder Lake is 39.2 years, 38.7 years for males, and 42.1 years for females.

Wonder Lake Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wonder Lakewas:

  • White: 84.98%
  • Two or more races: 8.42%
  • Asian: 3.36%
  • Other race: 3.24%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wonder Lake, Illinois is 3,963 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,973.

Wonder Lake, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,36184.98%
Asian1333.36%
Some Other Race1283.24%
Two or More Races3338.42%
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Wonder Lake Population by Race

Wonder Lake Population Pyramid 2022

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Wonder Lake Median Age

33.6


Total

33.1


Male

38.3


Female

Wonder Lake Adults

There are 2,802 adults, (483 of whom are seniors) in Wonder Lake.

Wonder Lake Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Wonder Lake Sex Ratio

Female

1,936

48.95%

Male

2,019

51.05%

Wonder Lake Population by Age

Wonder Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wonder Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
Male100%0%
Female100%0%
All87%13%
Non Family48.1%51.9%

87.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wonder Lake Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4942.6587
Married8793.07100
Male1133.02100
Female1282.39100
Non Family3741.6248.1

2.91

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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Wonder Lake Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade230.89%
9th to 12th Grade712.76%
High School Graduate1,00038.90%
Some College61323.84%
Associates Degree31912.41%
Bachelors Degree45217.58%
Graduate Degree933.62%
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Wonder Lake Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wonder Lake Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian10710727
White1,8801,811439
Hispanic45543079
Other Race103103
2+ Races188188

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 25.23%.

Wonder Lake Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$66,200$74,280$42,268
Less Than 9th Grade$81,685$$
High School Graduate$47,794$73,588$
Some College$50,198$66,071$40,214
Bachelors Degree$74,750$74,909$67,371
Graduate Degree$$$76,875

$66,200

Average Earnings

$74,280

Average Male

$42,268

Average Female

Wonder Lake Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wonder Lake Language by Age

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Wonder Lake Language

90.89% of Wonder Lake residents speak only English, while 9.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.12% of the population.

Wonder Lake Language

Wonder Lake Poverty by Race

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5.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.72%

Male Poverty Rate

7.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wonder Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wonder Lake is White, with 6.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wonder Lake 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 2.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.44%.

Wonder Lake Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.70%
High School1.20%
Some College8.15%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Wonder Lake Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed22.22%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed62.07%

Wonder Lake Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wonder Lake Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$83,958$97,819
Families$91,786$101,634
Married Families$94,420-
Non Families$54,808$81,796
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Income by Household Type

Wonder Lake Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

56.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Wonder Lake Married by Age and Sex

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Wonder Lake Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Wonder Lake Marital Status by Race

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Wonder Lake Marital Status

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377

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War217
First Gulf War
Vietnam116
Korea
World War II

Wonder Lake Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34162
35 to 5478
55 to 64
65 to 74116
75+21

Wonder Lake Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1827.65%
Other Race3325.78%
2+ Races16286.17%
Hispanic16235.60%

Wonder Lake Veterans by Race

Wonder Lake Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wonder Lake Veterans by Education

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71%

Labor Force Participation

67.2%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Wonder Lake Employment by Age

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Wonder Lake Employment by Race

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Wonder Lake 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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80.43%

Born in Wonder Lake

96.13%

Native Born

3.87%

Foreign Born

1.24%

Non Citizen

2.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.13% of Wonder Lake residents were born in the United States, with 80.43% having been born in Illinois. 1.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Wonder Lake Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20104,0260.00%
20114,021-5-0.12%
20124,016-5-0.12%
20134,011-5-0.12%
20144,006-5-0.12%
20154,001-5-0.12%
20163,996-5-0.12%
20173,991-5-0.13%
20183,986-5-0.13%
20193,981-5-0.13%
20203,973-8-0.20%
20213,968-5-0.13%
20223,963-5-0.13%

Wonder Lake Population by Year