Living in Wood River, IL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Wood River, Illinois Info Snack

Population
10,169
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
21.0%
Median Home
$81,600
Median Income
$46,860
Median Rent
$779

Wood River SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8

Wood River, IL Crime Report

587
Total Crimes
5,749.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
132.13%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Wood River
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 587 5,749.3 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 59 577.9 406.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 5.0
Robbery 10 97.9 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 34 333.0 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 528 5,171.4 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 56 548.5 271.7 340.5
Larceny 440 4,309.5 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 32 313.4 148.2 219.9

Wood River, IL Cost Of Living

84
Wood River's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Wood River Illinois National Average
Overall 84 98 100
Services 91 98 100
Groceries 105 97 100
Health 92 100 100
Housing 55 95 100
Transportation 95 112 100
Utilities 101 97 100

Wood River, IL Photos

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Rankings for Wood River in Illinois

Map Of Wood River, IL

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Population over time in Wood River

Year Population % Change
2019 10,169 -0.6%
2018 10,234 -0.9%
2017 10,326 -0.3%
2016 10,360 -0.5%
2015 10,417 -0.6%
2014 10,477 -0.8%
2013 10,562 -0.8%
2012 10,643 -0.6%
2011 10,712 -1.0%
2010 10,817 -

Race / Ethnicity in Wood River

White
91.6% (9,313)
African American
4.4% (448)
American Indian
0.2% (20)
Asian
0.7% (74)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (10)
Two Or More
2.0% (208)
Hispanic
0.9% (96)
Race Wood River IL USA
White 91.6% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 4.4% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.9% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Wood River

Female
51.9% (5,280)
Male
48.1% (4,889)
Gender Wood River IL USA
Female 51.9% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wood River for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (203)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,016)
High School / GED
40.0% (4,067)
Some College
24.0% (2,440)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (915)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,118)
Master's Degree
4.0% (406)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Wood River IL USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Wood River, Illinois

Less than $10,000
9.3% (94,712)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (62,342)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.7% (139,311)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (103,104)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.7% (138,831)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.3% (196,378)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.2% (113,894)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.2% (124,444)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (28,773)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (15,106)
Income Wood River IL USA
Less than $10,000 9.3% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.1% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.7% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.7% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.3% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.2% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.2% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 8.3% 7.7%

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