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People

Total Population 1,165
Male Share of the Population 52.4%
Female Share of the Population 47.6%
Senior Citizens 17%
Employed Population 16+ 517
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 44%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $64,018
% Above Poverty Level 88.7%
% Below Poverty Level 11.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 33.3%
Median Gross Rent $688
Median House Value $101,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.2%
US/American 0%
English 7.2%
Irish 16.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Wenona Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 37 miles NE of Peoria, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 91 miles SW of Chicago, Illinois
County Marshall
Standard Zip Codes 61377
Phone Area Codes 815
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.052
Longitude -89.05

Wenona Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station MINONK
Distance 9.4 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 38 to 62 F
Jul Temp 62 to 86 F
Oct Temp 41 to 66 F
Annual Precip 37.2 inches
Station OTTAWA 5 SW
Distance 20.6 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 31 F
Apr Temp 39 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 65 F
Annual Precip 35.6 inches
Station PERU
Distance 20.7 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 29 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 65 F
Annual Precip 37.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Wenona, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

East Wenona (61377)

Evans (61377)

Garfield (61377)

Leeds (61377)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Dana 126 $43,125

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Wenona Public Libraries

Library
Bond P.l.
208 SOUTH CHESTNUT STREET
Wenona, Illinois
(815) 853-4665

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