Wheaton Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Wheaton, IL

General Wheaton Information

State: Illinois

County: Dupage County

Close cities: Wood Dale, IL, Westmont, IL, West Chicago, IL, Shorewood, IL, Bloomingdale, IL, Villa Park, IL, Carol Stream, IL, Spaulding, IL, Woodridge, IL, Roselle, IL, Naperville, IL, Darien, IL, Medinah, IL, Downers Grove, IL, Bartlett, IL, Addison, IL, Lakewood, IL, Glendale Heights, IL, Warrenville, IL, Itasca, IL, Glen Ellyn, IL, Lisle, IL, Wayne, IL, Elk Grove Village, IL, Lombard, IL, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, Winfield, IL

Wheaton Population (census data)
Total 54,552 (-1.8% since 2000)
Male 26,567 (48.7%)
Female 27,985 (51.3%)

Population Density: 4,862 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 111.4 (US Avg is 100)

Wheaton Elevation: 753 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1890

Land Area: 11.2 square miles

Median Household Income: $79,422

Zip Codes: 60187, and 60189.

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Wheaton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (87.5%)
  • Hispanic (3.7%)
  • Black (2.8%)
  • Asian Indian (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Other race (1.0%)
  • Chinese (0.9%)
  • Vietnamese (0.8%)
  • Korean (0.6%)
  • Other Asian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (28.1%)
  • Irish (18.4%)
  • English (12.9%)
  • Italian (9.4%)
  • Polish (8.3%)
  • Swedish (5.8%)
Foriegn Born: 5,256 people (9.6%)
  • Asia (47.1%)
  • Europe (33.3%)
  • Latin America (19.5%)

Local Wheaton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, Indianapolis Colts
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: Chicago State University, University of Illinois, DePaul University

Wheaton School Information

High Schools
Wheaton North High School (One Falcon Way, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Wheaton Warrenville South High School (1993 Tiger Trail Road, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Middle Schools
Edison Middle School (1125 South Wheaton Avenue, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Franklin Middle School (211 E Franklin Street, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Hubble Middle School (603 South Main Street, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Monroe Middle School (1855 Manchester Road, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Elementary Schools
Briar Glen Elementary School (1800 Briarcliffe Boulevard, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Consolidated School District 89 District)
Carl Sandburg Elementary School (1345 Jewell Road, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Emerson Elementary School (119 South Woodlawn Street, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Hawthorne Elementary School (334 E Wakeman Avenue, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Lincoln Elementary School (630 Dawes Avenue, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Longfellow Elementary School (311 W Seminary Avenue, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Lowell Elementary School (312 South President, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Madison Elementary School (1620 Mayo Avenue, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Washington Elementary School (911 Bridle Lane, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Whittier Elementary School (218 W Park Avenue, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Wiesbrook Elementary School (2160 Durfee Road, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
Other/Private Schools
Jefferson School (130 N Hazelton, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - Community Unit School District 200 District)
SASED Juvenile Detention Center (420 N County Farm Road, Wheaton, IL, 60187 - School Association Sped Education Dupage Sased District)

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