Population density (sq mi)1,2715791
Median age33.138.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1859%44%43%
Speak English94%92%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Waukee is 2129% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Waukee is 13% lower than Iowa
  • In Waukee 91.52% of the population is White
  • In Waukee 1.45% of the population is Black
  • In Waukee 2.67% of the population is Asian

Compare Waukee, IA Demographics


      Waukee population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.17%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race3.54%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.66%1.27%4.75%
      In Waukee, 3.7% 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

      Waukee age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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