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Watseka City, Illinois Demographics Analysis

   (County: Iroquois County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Watseka City, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Watseka City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 150

5 to 9 years : 216

10 to 14 years : 124

15 to 17 years : 133

18 and 19 years : 83

20 years : 60

21 years : 48

22 to 24 years : 137

25 to 29 years : 105

30 to 34 years : 183

35 to 39 years : 117

40 to 44 years : 163

45 to 49 years : 240

50 to 54 years : 136

55 to 59 years : 118

60 and 61 years : 72

62 to 64 years : 86

65 and 66 years : 50

67 to 69 years : 106

70 to 74 years : 87

75 to 79 years : 53

80 to 84 years : 92

85 years and over : 50

Female:

Under 5 years : 181

5 to 9 years : 182

10 to 14 years : 211

15 to 17 years : 49

18 and 19 years : 70

20 years : 25

21 years : 19

22 to 24 years : 139

25 to 29 years : 86

30 to 34 years : 123

35 to 39 years : 157

40 to 44 years : 196

45 to 49 years : 247

50 to 54 years : 162

55 to 59 years : 183

60 and 61 years : 66

62 to 64 years : 182

65 and 66 years : 69

67 to 69 years : 93

70 to 74 years : 151

75 to 79 years : 37

80 to 84 years : 156

85 years and over : 88


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Watseka City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,020

Multiple ancestry : 1,877

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 8

Ancestry not reported : 576


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Watseka City, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,321

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 18

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 41

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 43

Not a U.S. citizen : 58


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Watseka City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 331

5 to 17 years : 915

18 to 24 years : 581

25 to 34 years : 497

35 to 44 years : 633

45 to 54 years : 785

55 to 59 years : 301

60 and 61 years : 138

62 to 64 years : 268

65 to 74 years : 556

75 years and over : 476

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 331

5 to 17 years : 701

18 to 24 years : 516

25 to 34 years : 295

35 to 44 years : 510

45 to 54 years : 569

55 to 59 years : 224

60 and 61 years : 82

62 to 64 years : 194

65 to 74 years : 450

75 years and over : 345

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 188

18 to 24 years : 46

25 to 34 years : 159

35 to 44 years : 102

45 to 54 years : 195

55 to 59 years : 57

60 and 61 years : 56

62 to 64 years : 74

65 to 74 years : 100

75 years and over : 127

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 26

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 11

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 12

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 6

75 years and over : 4

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 32

35 to 44 years : 21

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 20

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Watseka City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,981

Female : 2,236

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 528

Female : 576

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 18

Female : 41

Foreign born:

Male : 82

Female : 19


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Watseka City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 3,977

Born in other state in the United States : 1,085

Native: born outside the United States : 59

Foreign born : 92


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Watseka City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 873

Now married, except separated : 1,690

Divorced : 420

Separated : 44

Widowed : 310

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 163

Now married, except separated : 509

Divorced : 172

Separated : 0

Widowed : 102

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 18

Divorced : 11

Separated : 0

Widowed : 4

Foreign born:

Never married : 60

Now married, except separated : 41

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Watseka City, Illinois)

Speak only English : 4,749

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 210

Speak English less than "very well" : 32

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 20

Speak English less than "very well" : 35

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 14

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 34

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 20


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Watseka City, Illinois

  • German: 1,375   (27.9%)
  • United States Or American: 613   (12.5%)
  • Irish: 583   (11.8%)
  • Other Groups: 516   (10.5%)
  • English: 515   (10.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 338   (6.9%)
  • Swedish: 199   (4.0%)
  • Italian: 168   (3.4%)
  • Polish: 153   (3.1%)
  • Dutch: 121   (2.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 72   (1.5%)
  • French Canadian: 59   (1.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 38   (0.8%)
  • Scottish: 30   (0.6%)
  • Albanian: 26   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 19   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 18   (0.4%)
  • European: 17   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 16   (0.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 12   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 10   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 10   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Watseka City, Illinois is 5,481



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Watseka City, Illinois: 2,609
Female Population in Watseka City, Illinois: 2,872


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Watseka City, Illinois: 38.4
Median Female Resident Age in Watseka City, Illinois: 44.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Watseka City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

44.7

Male

41.6

Female

47.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.5

Male

29.0

Female

16.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

25.0

Male

1.8

Female

28.5

Asian


Both sexes

43.0

Male

51.5

Female

37.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

21.5

Male

22.5

Female

20.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.0

Male

13.8

Female

16.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

18.2

Male

18.3

Female

18.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.2

Male

42.5

Female

47.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Watseka City, Illinois


  • White: 5,213
  • African American: 43
  • American Indian: 35
  • Asian: 9
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 15
  • Two or More Races: 166



(updated 2013)













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