Wapella is located close to the center of Illinois. Wapella is part of Dewitt County. Wapella has 0.53 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Wapella population is 600, which has shrunk 7.83% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.62% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Wapella median household income is $56,250 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 48.03% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 22.70% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Wapella median house value is $102,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 54.78% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 34.33% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Wapella is close to the state average in quality. The Wapella area code is 217.