Population density (sq mi)3295791
Median age59.538.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)77%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1821%44%43%
Speak English96%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Wahpeton is 478% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Wahpeton is 57% higher than Iowa
  • In Wahpeton 90.36% of the population is White
  • In Wahpeton 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Wahpeton 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Wahpeton, IA Demographics


      Wahpeton population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race0.51%1.97%3.06%
      Other race9.14%1.27%4.75%
      In Wahpeton, 10.4% 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

      Wahpeton age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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