Wood River Madison County, Illinois

Wood River: City in Illinois, United States

About

Wood River is a city located in the county of Madison in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 10,657 and a population density of 575 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 10,002 inhabitants.

The city was created 114 years ago in 1907.

Wood River Quick Facts

Population : 10,002 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Madison County
Postal code : 62095
Phone Area Codes : 618
Area : 18.53 km2
Altitude : 436 feet / 133 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1908 (114 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 13:11:38 (19th May 2022)
Density : 540 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.55% (2010-2020)
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Location of Wood River on Illinois map.
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Geography

Wood River is located at 38°51'40"N 90°5'51"W (38.8611600, -90.0976100).

Wood River map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Wood River decreased by 6.55% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 10,657 - census
2011 10,549 -1.02% estimation process
2012 10,481 -0.65% estimation process
2013 10,414 -0.64% estimation process
2014 10,340 -0.72% estimation process
2015 10,272 -0.66% estimation process
2016 10,230 -0.41% estimation process
2017 10,236 0.06% estimation process
2018 10,167 -0.68% estimation process
2019 10,077 -0.89% estimation process
2020 10,002 -0.75% estimation process

Wood River zip code is 62095. County name: Madison, County fips: 17119

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People born in Wood River (7)

People born in Wood River, including professional basketball player Earl Dodd, football player Gary Lane, Major League Baseball outfielder John Stoneham, .

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Schools in Wood River

College & universities near Wood River, IL

Code Name City ZIP
446084 CALC Institute of Technology Alton (IL) 62002

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Wood River, IL

Code Name Address Type
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL
STL Gateway Transportation Center 551 South 16th St. RAIL
KWD Kirkwood 110 West Argonne Dr. RAIL
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
WAH Washington 301 West Front St. RAIL

Post offices near Wood River

Post Office Name City ZIP
Wood River Post Office Wood River (IL) 62095

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Madison County

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

City Name Population Title
Upper Alton 29,251 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States of America
Alton 26,049 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Granite City 25,662 Township in Madison County, Illinois
Edwardsville 25,189 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Collinsville 24,217 City in Illinois
Godfrey 17,393 Village in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Glen Carbon 12,887 Village in Illinois, United States
Nameoki 12,056 Township in Madison County, Illinois
Troy 10,399 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Highland 10,017 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Bethalto 9,201 Village in Illinois
Maryville 7,959 City in Illinois, United States of America
Newport 6,630 Neighborhood in Madison, Illinois, USA
East Alton 5,922 City in Illinois, United States of America
Pontoon Beach 5,655 Town
Rosewood Heights 4,038 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Wood River distances to largest Illinois cities