Wamac Marion County, Illinois

Wamac: City in Marion County, Illinois, United States

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Location of Wamac on Illinois map.

About

Wamac is a city located in the county of Marion in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,185 and a population density of 829 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,117 inhabitants.

The city was created 105 years ago in 1915.

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Geography

Wamac is located at 38°30'32"N 89°8'26"W (38.5089400, -89.1406300).

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Wamac Quick Facts

Population : 1,117 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Marion County
Phone Area Codes : 618
Area : 1.43 km2
Altitude : 499 feet / 152 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1916 (105 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 21:26:05 (27th September 2021)
Density : 781 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.09% (2010-2020)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Wamac decreased by 6.09% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,185 - census
2011 1,178 -0.59% estimation process
2012 1,171 -0.6% estimation process
2013 1,160 -0.95% estimation process
2014 1,155 -0.43% estimation process
2015 1,149 -0.52% estimation process
2016 1,141 -0.7% estimation process
2017 1,135 -0.53% estimation process
2018 1,130 -0.44% estimation process
2019 1,123 -0.62% estimation process
2020 1,117 -0.54% estimation process

Schools in Wamac

College & universities near Wamac, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146366 Kaskaskia College Centralia (IL) 62801
148256 Rend Lake College Ina (IL) 62846
145372 Greenville University Greenville (IL) 62246

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Wamac, IL

Code Name Address Type
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL
MVI Mt. Vernon, IL 102 Potomac Boulevard BUS
DQN Du Quoin 20 North Chestnut St. RAIL
EFG Effingham 401 West National Ave. RAIL
MAI Marion, IL 2100 West Main Street BUS

Post offices near Wamac

Post Office Name City ZIP
Centralia Post Office Centralia (IL) 62801
Irvington Post Office Irvington (IL) 62848
Walnut Hill Post Office Walnut Hill (IL) 62893
Hoffman Post Office Hoffman (IL) 62250
Sandoval Post Office Sandoval (IL) 62882

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Marion County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Marion County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Centralia 12,142 Township in Marion County, Illinois
Salem 6,952 City in Illinois
Sandoval 1,205 Village in Marion County, Illinois, United States
Central City 1,107 City in Illinois, USA
Odin 1,004 Village in Illinois
Kinmundy 919 Township in Marion County, Illinois
Tonti 903 Township in Marion County, Illinois
Patoka 544 Township in Marion County, Illinois
Iuka 495 Township in Marion County, Illinois
Junction City 468 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Omega 466 Township in Marion County, Illinois
Hickory Hill 398 City in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Alma 302 City in Illinois, USA
Kell 204 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Vernon 119 Village in Illinois, United States
Walnut Hill 101 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Wamac distances to largest Illinois cities