Woodstock, Illinois Population 2021

25,186
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Woodstock is a city located in McHenry County Illinois. It is also the county seat of McHenry County. With a 2020 population of 25,186, it is the 90th largest city in Illinois and the 1533rd largest city in the United States . Woodstock is currently declining at a rate of -0.11% annually but its population has increased by 1.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,770 in 2010. Woodstock reached it's highest population of 25,267 in 2018. Spanning over 13 miles, Woodstock has a population density of 1,926 people per square mile.

The average household income in Woodstock is $86,160 with a poverty rate of 13.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,041 per month, and the median house value is $179,700. The median age in Woodstock is 36.3 years, 35.7 years for males, and 37.4 years for females.

Woodstock Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Woodstock was:

  • White: 89.36%
  • Two or more races: 2.92%
  • Black or African American: 2.75%
  • Other race: 2.56%
  • Asian: 2.34%
  • Native American: 0.07%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Woodstock, Illinois is 25,186 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 25,267.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 24,770.

Woodstock, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,65189.36%
Two or More Races7402.92%
Black or African American6972.75%
Some Other Race6492.56%
Asian5922.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native190.07%
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Woodstock Population by Race

Woodstock Population Pyramid $2021

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Woodstock Median Age

36.3


Total

35.7


Male

37.4


Female

Woodstock Adults

There are 18,796 adults, (3,708 of whom are seniors) in Woodstock.

Woodstock Age Dependency

68

Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Woodstock Sex Ratio

Female

13,105

51.70%

Male

12,243

48.30%

Woodstock Population by Age

Woodstock Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Woodstock Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.5%24.5%
All60.2%39.8%
Non Family48.5%51.5%
Male46.9%53.1%
Female41.7%58.3%

60.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Woodstock Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4412.660.2
Married4,5013.2775.5
Non Family3,0551.2348.5
Female1,5353.0641.7
Male3503.7846.9

3.14

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Woodstock Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9095.53%
9th to 12th Grade1,1026.70%
High School Graduate4,41826.86%
Some College3,69022.43%
Associates Degree1,3518.21%
Bachelors Degree2,95317.95%
Graduate Degree2,02612.32%
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Woodstock Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Woodstock Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White12,88112,0324,402
Hispanic2,6341,618265
Black38632473
Other Race34012130
Asian340267201
2+ Races31729165
Native American1919

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 59.12%.

Woodstock Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,347$47,414$31,090
Less Than 9th Grade$21,790$22,652$21,000
High School Graduate$31,404$32,475$27,167
Some College$36,315$49,364$28,750
Bachelors Degree$53,970$68,750$44,552
Graduate Degree$70,870$88,917$45,417

$38,347

Average Earnings

$47,414

Average Male

$31,090

Average Female

Woodstock Earnings by Educational Attainment

Woodstock Language by Age

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Woodstock Language

78.18% of Woodstock residents speak only English, while 21.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.78% of the population.

Woodstock Language

Woodstock Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,1361,40827.41%
White17,5561,3067.44%
Other64945169.49%
Black66429644.58%
Multiple70510014.18%
Asian5848414.38%
Native19947.37%

13.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.22%

Male Poverty Rate

14.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Woodstock

The race most likely to be in poverty in Woodstock is Other, with 69.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Woodstock is White, with 7.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.67%.

Woodstock Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.57%
High School11.81%
Some College9.69%
Bachelors or Greater1.66%

Woodstock Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed46.20%
Male Unemployed43.68%
Female Employed8.24%
Male Employed5.07%

Woodstock Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Woodstock Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,478$86,160
Families$78,470$97,093
Married Families$94,824-
Non Families$36,825$57,957
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Income by Household Type

Woodstock Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Woodstock Married by Age and Sex

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Woodstock 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 35-44.

Woodstock Marital Status by Race

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Woodstock Marital Status

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1,199

Number of Veterans

1,085

Male Veterans

114

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam434
Second Gulf War290
First Gulf War166
World War II99
Korea81

Woodstock Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74373
75+337
18 to 34203
35 to 54175
55 to 64111

Woodstock Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1596.77%
Hispanic220.60%
2+ Races112.39%
Black112.20%
Native American1052.63%
Asian82.31%

Woodstock Veterans by Race

Woodstock Veterans by Education

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2.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Woodstock Veterans by Education

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67.2%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Woodstock Employment by Age

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Woodstock Employment by Race

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Woodstock 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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68.90%

Born in Woodstock

87.99%

Native Born

12.01%

Foreign Born

5.35%

Non Citizen

6.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.99% of Woodstock residents were born in the United States, with 68.90% having been born in Illinois. 5.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Woodstock Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202125,186-27-0.11%
202025,213-27-0.11%
201925,240-27-0.11%
201825,267530.21%
201725,214700.28%
201625,144-48-0.19%
201525,192140.06%
201425,178120.05%
201325,166670.27%
201225,0991010.40%
201124,9981400.56%
201024,8584,7072.12%
200020,1515,7983.45%
199014,3532,6282.04%
198011,7251,4991.38%
197010,2261,3291.40%
19608,8971,7052.15%
19507,1921,0691.62%
19406,1236521.13%
19305,471-52-0.09%
19205,5231,1922.46%
19104,3311,8295.64%
19002,5020.00%

Woodstock Population by Year