Learn more about the Village of Wauconda
Wauconda has grown steadily to a population of 13,603 according to the 2012 U.S. Census, which represents an increase of 4,155 people since the 2000 Census. Much of this increase is due to development in the norther area of the Village, which continues to realize new home construction.
Wauconda has generally been growing at a similar rate with the surrounding municipalities, and it is projected to have a growth rate of approximately 7% per year from its 2006 special census figure to a 2030 population forecast provided by the Northeastern Illinois Planning Council. The only surrounding municipalities with a higher forecasted growth rate are Round Lake and Volo.
Population Fast Facts:
2000 – 9,448
2006 – 12,614 (Special Census)
2010 – 13,603