U.S. Beacon June 17, 2024

Watseka, IL

Iroquois County, Illinois

Latitude: 40.776665     Longitude: -87.735515
Population 5,547 (2005)
Elevation of Watseka, Illinois: 637 feet



General Demographic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1779228, place: Watseka city, Illinois)

Total Population: 5,670
Male: 2,683 (47.32%)
Female: 2,987 (52.68%)

Population data by age, 2000 data
Under 5 years: 356 (6.28%)
5 to 9 years: 349 (6.16%)
10 to 14 years: 376 (6.63%)
15 to 19 years: 422 (7.44%)
20 to 24 years: 297 (5.24%)
25 to 34 years: 626 (11.04%)
35 to 44 years: 799 (14.09%)
45 to 54 years: 664 (11.71%)
55 to 59 years: 280 (4.94%)
60 to 64 years: 278 (4.9%)
65 to 74 years: 527 (9.29%)
75 to 84 years: 498 (8.78%)
85 years and over: 198 (3.49%)

Median age: 40.1 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2000 data
18 years and over: 4,328 (76.33%)
21 years and over: 4,091 (72.15%)
62 years and over: 1,393 (24.57%)
65 years and over: 1,223 (21.57%)

18 years and older by gender, 2000 data
18 years and over: 4,328 (76.33%)
--Male: 1,972 (34.78%)
--Female: 2,356 (41.55%)

65 years and older by gender, 2000 data
65 years and over: 1,223 (21.57%)
--Male: 473 (8.34%)
--Female: 750 (13.23%)

Races, 2000 data
One Race: 5,612 (98.98%)
--White: 5,397 (95.19%)
--Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 148 (2.61%)
--Black or African American: 35 (0.62%)
--American Indian and Alaska Native: 15 (0.26%)
--Asian: 27 (0.48%)
----Asian Indian: 10 (0.18%)
----Chinese: 7 (0.12%)
----Filipino: 5 (0.09%)
----Japanese: 4 (0.07%)
----Korean: 1 (0.02%)
----Vietnamese: 0 (0%)
----Other Asian: 0 (0%)
--Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0 (0%)
----Native Hawaiian: 0 (0%)
----Guamanian or Chamorro: 0 (0%)
----Samoan: 0 (0%)
----Other Pacific Islander: 0 (0%)
--Some other race: 49 (0.86%)
Two or more Races: 58 (1.02%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2000 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 148 (2.61%)
--Mexican: 138 (2.43%)
--Puerto Rican: 3 (0.05%)
--Cuban: 0 (0%)
--Other Hispanic or Latino: 7 (0.12%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 5,522 (97.39%)
--White Alone: 5,397 (95.19%)

Housedold Data, 2000 data
Household population: 5,427 (95.71%)
--Householder: 2,314 (40.81%)
--Spouse: 1,141 (20.12%)
--Child: 1,512 (26.67%)
----Child with own child under 18 years: 1,197 (21.11%)
--Other relatives: 209 (3.69%)
----Other relatives under 18 years: 101 (1.78%)
--Nonrelatives: 251 (4.43%)
----Unmarried partner: 137 (2.42%)
Living in group quarters: 243 (4.29%)
--Institutionalized Population: 240 (4.23%)
--Non Institutionalized Population: 3 (0.05%)
Total households: 2,314
Family households (families): 1,483 (64.09%)
----With own children under 18 years: 666 (28.78%)
--Married-couple families: 1,141 (49.31%)
----With own children under 18 years: 446 (19.27%)
--Female householder, no husband present: 260 (11.24%)
----With own children under 18 years: 173 (7.48%)
Nonfamily households: 831 (35.91%)
--Householder living alone: 722 (31.2%)
----Householder 65 years and over: 366 (15.82%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 731 (31.59%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 766 (33.1%)
Average household size: 2.35 people
Average family size: 2.93 people

Housing Units, 2000 data
Total housing units: 2,463
Occupied housing units: 2,314 (93.95%)
Vacant housing units: 149 (6.05%)
--For seasonal, occasional, or recreational use: 10 (0.41%)
Home owner vacancy rate (percent): 2%
Rental vacancy rate (percent): 5.6%
Occupied housing units: 2,314 (93.95%)
Owner occupied housing units: 1,555 (63.13%)
Renter occupied housing units: 759 (30.82%)
Average household size of owner occupied units: 2.43 people
Average household size of renter occupied units: 2.16 people

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