Population density (sq mi)8985791
Median age33.938.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%44%43%
Speak English96%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Waverly is 1475% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Waverly is 11% lower than Iowa
  • In Waverly 93.31% of the population is White
  • In Waverly 2.32% of the population is Black
  • In Waverly 1.52% of the population is Asian

Compare Waverly, IA Demographics


      Waverly population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.32%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race1.59%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.94%1.27%4.75%
      In Waverly, 1.9% 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

      Waverly age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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