Wayland, IA has a population of 1,027 and is the 14,986th largest city in the United States. The population density is 923 per sq mi which is 1589% higher than the Iowa average and 918% higher than the national average. The median age in Wayland is 45 which is approximately 17% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Wayland, 68% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 79% of Wayland residents were born in Iowa, 19% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.