Wapella, IL

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Population

605

8.62% growth

Median Age

37.3


Median Household Income

$55,313

21.2% growth

Poverty Rate

8.26%


Number of Employees

322

7.69% growth

Median Property Value

$87,000

3.33% decline

About

In 2017, Wapella, IL had a population of 605 people with a median age of 37.3 and a median household income of $55,313. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wapella, IL grew from 557 to 605, a 8.62% increase and its median household income grew from $45,625 to $55,313, a 21.2% increase.

The population of Wapella, IL is 78% White Alone, 21.5% Two or More Races, and 0.496% Hispanic or Latino. 0% of the people in Wapella, IL speak a non-English language, and 99.8% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Wapella, IL is $87,000, and the homeownership rate is 85.7%. Most people in Wapella, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Wapella, IL is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Wapella, IL employs 322 people. The largest industries in Wapella, IL are Manufacturing (50 people), Finance & Insurance (44 people), and Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services (32 people), and the highest paying industries are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($52,917), Construction ($51,750), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($51,250).

Median household income in Wapella, IL is $55,313. Males in Wapella, IL have an average income that is 1.37 times higher than the average income of females, which is $52,403. The income inequality in Wapella, IL (measured using the Gini index) is 0.483, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$55,313

2017 value

± $7,608

21.2%

1 Year Growth

± 21.7%

Households in Wapella, IL have a median annual income of $55,313, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $45,625 in 2016, which represents a 21.2% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$71,579

Average Male Salary

± $1,160

$52,403

Average Female Salary

± $852

In 2017, full-time male employees in Wapella, IL made 1.37 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $65,613 ± $3,132

  2. White

    $56,297 ± $776

  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $46,947 ± $14,340

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Wapella, IL workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.17 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Wapella, IL is from Illinois.

0.483

2017 Wage GINI

0.481

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Illinois was 0.483 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.351% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Illinois was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Illinois in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Illinois across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. N/A

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Wapella, IL was N/A with a value of N/A, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

8.26% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Wapella, IL (50 out of 605 people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Males 5 and then Males 35 - 44.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    38 ± 45

  2. Two Or More

    12 ± 52

  3. Hispanic

    2 ± 54

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Wapella, IL is White, followed by Two Or More and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

322

2017 Value

± 71

7.69%

1 Year growth

± 29.7%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Wapella, IL grew at a rate of 7.69%, from 299 employees to 322 employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Wapella, IL, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (57 people), Management Occupations (38 people), and Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (29 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Wapella, IL.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Wapella, IL, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (57 people), Management Occupations (38 people), and Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (29 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Wapella, IL has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (5.06 times higher than expected), Material Moving Occupations (3.32 times), and Legal Occupations (1.89 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Wapella, IL, by median earnings, are Business & Financial Operations Occupations ($59,167), Management, Business, & Financial Occupations ($57,917), and Management Occupations ($54,500).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

322

2017 Value

± 71

7.69%

1 Year growth

± 29.7%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Wapella, IL grew at a rate of 7.69%, from 299 employees to 322 employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Wapella, IL, are Manufacturing (50 people), Finance & Insurance (44 people), and Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services (32 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Wapella, IL, though some of these residents may live in Wapella, IL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Wapella, IL, by number of employees, are Manufacturing (50 people), Finance & Insurance (44 people), and Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services (32 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Wapella, IL has an unusually high number of Management of Companies & Enterprises (6.4 times higher than expected), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (3.68 times), and Finance & Insurance (2.92 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Wapella, IL, by median earnings, are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($52,917), Construction ($51,750), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($51,250).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Illinois to other states, or from other states to Illinois.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $76.6B

  2. $75B

  3. $66.8B

In 2015, the top outbound Illinois product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $76.6B, followed by Gasoline with $75B and Pharmaceuticals and $66.8B.

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Illinois products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$871B

2015 Value

$1.31T

Projected 2045 Value

50.5% growth

In 2015, total outbound Illinois trade was $871B. This is expected to increase 50.5% to $1.31T by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Illinois trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Illinois to other states, or from other states to Illinois.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $63.2B

  2. $48.1B

  3. $32.6B

In 2015, the top outbound Illinois domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Indiana with $63.2B, followed by Wisconsin with $48.1B and Michigan and $32.6B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Illinois shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

95.2% of the population of Wapella, IL has health coverage, with 52.2% on employee plans, 18.5% on Medicaid, 13.1% on Medicare, 10.2% on non-group plans, and 1.16% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Wapella, IL was $8,262 in 2014. This is a 4.44% increase from the previous year ($7,911).

Primary care physicians in Wapella, IL see 1240 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.322% decrease from the previous year (1244 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1332 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 526 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Stephenson County and St. Clair County have the highest prevalence of diabetes (12.7%). Additionally, Stephenson County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (35.7%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1240 to 1

Primary Care Physicians

Primary care physicians in Illinois see an average of 1240 patients per year. This represents a 0.322% decrease from the previous year (1244 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$8,262

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,875

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$4,959

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,116

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Illinois (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.44%, from $7,911 to $8,262.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

4.79%

Uninsured

52.2%

Employer Coverage

18.5%

Medicaid

13.1%

Medicare

10.2%

Non-Group

1.16%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Wapella, IL grew by 21.4% from 3.95% to 4.79%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Wapella, IL changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 12.7% prevalence

  2. 12.7% prevalence

  3. 12% prevalence

Stephenson County and St. Clair County have the highest prevalence of diabetes in Illinois, at 12.7%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Illinois by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Wapella, IL is home to a population of 605 people, from which 99.8% are citizens. As of 2017, 0.331% of Wapella, IL residents were born outside of the country.

The ethnic composition of the population of Wapella, IL is composed of 472 White Alone residents (78%), 130 Two or More Races residents (21.5%), 3 Hispanic or Latino residents (0.496%), 0 Asian Alone residents (0%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), 0 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0%), 0 Black or African American Alone residents (0%), and 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Wapella, IL are Other & Unspecified Languages (0 speakers), French (Incl. Patois, Cajun) (0 speakers), and French Creole (0 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

N/A

Median Native-Born Age

± N/A

N/A

Median Foreign-Born Age

± N/A

In 2017, the median age of all people in Wapella, IL was 37.3. Native-born citizens, with a median age of N/A, were generally N/A than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of N/A. But people in Wapella, IL are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Wapella, IL residents was 37.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

0.331%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

0.359%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

As of 2017, 0.331% of Wapella, IL residents were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Wapella, IL was 0.359%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    669,904 ± 19,564 people

  2. India

    147,732 ± 9,382 people

  3. Poland

    136,910 ± 9,036 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Wapella, IL was Mexico, the natal country of 669,904 Wapella, IL residents, followed by India with 147,732 and Poland with 136,910.

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Citizenship

99.8%

2017 Citizenship

99.8%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 99.8% of Wapella, IL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Wapella, IL was 99.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    472 ± 94

  2. Two or More Races

    130 ± 85.7

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    3 ± 29.5

In 2017, there were 3.63 times more White Alone residents (472 people) in Wapella, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 130 Two or More Races and 3 Hispanic or Latino residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Other & Unspecified Languages

    0 speakers (0%)

  2. French (Incl. Patois, Cajun)

    0 speakers (0%)

  3. French Creole

    0 speakers (0%)

0% of Wapella, IL citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. In 2015, the most common non-English language spoken in Wapella, IL was Other & Unspecified Languages. 0% of the overall population of Wapella, IL are native Other & Unspecified Languages speakers. 0% speak French (Incl. Patois, Cajun) and 0% speak Other & Unspecified Languages, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    26 ± 23

  2. Gulf War (2001-)

    7 ± 17

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    0 ± 16

Wapella, IL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.71 times greater than any other conflict.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Wapella, IL was $87,000 in 2017, which is 0.4 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $90,000 to $87,000, a 3.33% decrease. The homeownership rate in Wapella, IL is 85.7%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Wapella, IL have an average commute time of 24.4 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Wapella, IL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$55,313

Median Household Income

± $7,608

252

Number of Households

± 51

In 2017, the median household income of the 252 households in Wapella, IL grew to $55,313 from the previous year's value of $45,625.

The following chart displays the households in Wapella, IL distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$87,000

2017 Median

± $8,702

$90,000

2016 Median

± $8,084

In 2017, the median property value in Wapella, IL declined from to $87,000 from the previous year's value of $90,000.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Wapella, IL compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Wapella, IL the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Wapella, IL distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Wapella, IL the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

85.7%

2017 Homeownership

89%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 85.7% of the housing units in Wapella, IL were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 89%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Wapella, IL compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Wapella, IL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Wapella, IL have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

24.4 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Wapella, IL have a shorter commute time (24.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.67% of the workforce in Wapella, IL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    79.4%

  2. Carpooled

    14.6%

  3. Worked At Home

    5.06%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Wapella, IL was Drove Alone, followed by those who Carpooled and those who Worked At Home.

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