Wabash County , Illinois

Wabash County: County in Illinois, United States

About

Wabash County is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois. As of the 2010 census, the population was 11,947 and a population density of 52 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 11,190 inhabitants. Its county seat is Mount Carmel. The county was created 196 years ago in 1824.

Wabash County Quick Facts

Population : 11,190 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
Different from : Wabasha County, Wabash County
Area : 228 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.9%
Land as percent of area : 98.1%
Named for : Wabash River
Capital : Mount Carmel
Establishment : December 12, 1824
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:10:04 (8th December 2021)
Density : 49 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.76% (2010-2020)
Weather : 28℉ Chance Light Snow 7-days weather
Wabash County locator map
Location of Wabash County on Illinois map.
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Map of Illinois highlighting Wabash County
Map of Illinois highlighting Wabash County locator map image

Geography

Wabash County is located at 38°26'46"N 87°50'39"W (38.4460700, -87.8442500). It has 5 neighbors: Lawrence County, Richland County, White County, Gibson County and Knox County.

Wabash County map

The largest city of Wabash County is Mount Carmel with a population of 6,813. Other cities include, Lancaster population 1,411 and Bellmont population 260. See all Wabash County cities & populated places.

Wabash County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Wabash County.

City Name Population Title
Mount Carmel 6,813 City in and county seat of Wasbash County, Illinois, United States
Lancaster 1,411 City in Illinois, United States of America
Allendale 463 Village in Wabash Precinct, Wabash County, Illinois
Bellmont 260 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Keensburg 194 Village in the United States

Weather

Wabash County forecast: A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind around 5 mph. New snow accumulation of around one inch possible. more

Wabash County has 5 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Wabash County decreased by 6.76% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 11,947 - census
2011 11,794 -1.3% estimation process
2012 11,686 -0.92% estimation process
2013 11,671 -0.13% estimation process
2014 11,599 -0.62% estimation process
2015 11,624 0.22% estimation process
2016 11,542 -0.71% estimation process
2017 11,523 -0.16% estimation process
2018 11,523 0% estimation process
2019 11,520 -0.03% estimation process
2020 11,190 -2.95% estimation process

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Local Places in Wabash County

Other places with the same name (2)

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