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Demographics

People

Total Population1,302
Male Share of the Population54.9%
Female Share of the Population45.1%
Senior Citizens12.1%
Employed Population 16+473
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married34.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher4.6%
Median Earnings25+$22,273
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,781

Wealth

Median Family Income$34,531
% Above Poverty Level70.3%
% Below Poverty Level29.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.3%
Median Gross Rent$678
Median House Value$28,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)31.6%
German24.5%
Irish11.1%
Italian4.1%
English3.5%
Dutch2.2%
Polish1.1%
Scottish0.8%
French Except Basque0.5%
Welsh0.3%
Russian0.3%
Finnish0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Swedish0.2%
African0.1%
Senegalese0.1%
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Wamac Almanac

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Wamac Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSALEM
Distance12.9 miles
Jan Temp18 to 37 F
Apr Temp44 to 65 F
Jul Temp68 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip42.5 inches
StationCARLYLE RESERVOIR
Distance15.5 miles
Jan Temp19 to 36 F
Apr Temp43 to 65 F
Jul Temp67 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches
StationVANDALIA
Distance30.9 miles
Jan Temp18 to 35 F
Apr Temp43 to 64 F
Jul Temp67 to 88 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip38.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Centralia12,696$43,486
Irvington758$70,625
Odin1,074$51,786
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