About This Place
Wapella is a village in DeWitt County, Illinois, United States. The population was 558 at the 2010 census.
Wapella is located at 40°13′17″N 88°57′46″W / 40.22139°N 88.96278°W / 40.22139; -88.96278 (40.221285, -88.962715).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.6 square miles (1.4 km²), all of it land.