StatisticWaterburyDes MoinesIowa
Population2,740212,8593,155,070
Population density (sq mi)3,5592,40757
Median age41.733.738.0
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a49%60%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%51%44%
Speak Englishn/a83%92%
Speak Spanishn/a9%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Waterbury is 48% higher than Des Moines
  • The median age in Waterbury is 24% higher than Des Moines
  • In Waterbury 94.85% of the population is White
  • In Waterbury 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Waterbury 3.96% of the population is Asian

Compare Des Moines, IA Demographics

      vs

      Waterbury population breakdown by race

      RaceWaterburyDes MoinesIowa
      White94.85%77.13%90.90%
      Black0.00%11.03%3.32%
      Asian3.96%5.51%2.14%
      American Indian0.00%0.47%0.32%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.09%0.08%
      Mixed race0.40%3.38%1.97%
      Other race0.79%2.40%1.27%
      In Waterbury, 12.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Waterbury age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Waterbury, Des Moines, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).