Wood River Madison County, Illinois

Wood River: City in Illinois, United States

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Location of Wood River on Illinois map.

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 31,537 and a population density of 1,702 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 30,180 inhabitants.

The city was created 113 years ago in 1907.

Geography

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

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Weather

Wood River forecast: Sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind around 5 mph. more

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Wood River Quick Facts

Population : 30,180 (2019)
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 (113 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 06:56:47 (4th August 2021)
Density : 1,628 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -4.5% (2010-2019)
Weather : 82℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Wood River decreased by 4.5% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 31,537 - census
2011 31,380 -0.5% estimation process
2012 31,205 -0.56% estimation process
2013 31,026 -0.58% estimation process
2014 30,933 -0.3% estimation process
2015 30,764 -0.55% estimation process
2016 30,661 -0.34% estimation process
2017 30,614 -0.15% estimation process
2018 30,426 -0.62% estimation process
2019 30,180 -0.82% 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, you can see a list of people who born in Wood River.

Schools

College & universities near Wood River

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

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Wood River

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

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Madison County

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

City Name Population Title
Troy 47,768 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Edwardsville 38,316 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Collinsville 35,603 City in Illinois
Upper Alton 29,251 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States of America
Alton 26,208 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Granite City 25,643 Township in Madison County, Illinois
Godfrey 17,400 Village in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Glen Carbon 12,850 Village in Illinois, United States
Nameoki 12,271 Township in Madison County, Illinois
Highland 9,834 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Bethalto 9,210 Village in Illinois
Maryville 7,952 City in Illinois, United States of America
Newport 6,667 Neighborhood in Madison, Illinois, USA
East Alton 5,954 City in Illinois, United States of America
Pontoon Beach 5,641 Town
Rosewood Heights 4,038 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Wood River distances to largest Illinois cities

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