StatisticWaylandIowaNational
Population1,0273,155,070328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)9235791
Median age44.538.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%44%43%
Speak English97%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Wayland is 1518% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Wayland is 17% higher than Iowa
  • In Wayland 95.91% of the population is White
  • In Wayland 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Wayland 1.36% of the population is Asian

Compare Wayland, IA Demographics

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      Wayland population breakdown by race

      RaceWaylandIowaNational
      White95.91%90.90%73.35%
      Black0.00%3.32%12.63%
      Asian1.36%2.14%5.22%
      American Indian1.66%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race0.78%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.29%1.27%4.75%
      In Wayland, 1.2% 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

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      Wayland age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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