CITY LANDING: About Waukegan

Learn more about the city of Waukegan by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Waukegan will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Waukegan. You can also view apartments for rent in Waukegan, IL by clicking the link and search box below.

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Waukegan Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 18.69%
    10-17: 11.80%
    18-29: 21.43%
    30-39: 16.34%
    40-49: 13.83%
    50-64: 10.16%
    65 & Over: 7.75%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 23.01 sq mi
    Total Population: 95,270
    Population Density Ranking (National): 69th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 60th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 83rd percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 91st percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $42,905
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $55,604
    Median Income Ranking (National): 55th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 49th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 55th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 49th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 50th percentile
    Single: 50th percentile
    Married With Children: 30th percentile
    Married With No Children: 21st percentile
    Single With Children: 12th percentile
    Single With No Children: 37th percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: WAUKEGAN CUSD 60
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 15.51 : 1

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