Wauconda is located in north Illinois. Wauconda is part of Lake County. Wauconda has 5.05 square miles of land area and 0.68 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Wauconda population is 13,189, which has grown 39.60% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 3.62% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Wauconda median household income is $72,987 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 26.26% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 22.70% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. Wauconda median house value is $200,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 24.41% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 34.33% and is much lower 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 Wauconda is better than the state average in quality. The Wauconda area code is 847.