Waveland, Indiana Population 2021

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Waveland is a city located in Montgomery County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 418, it is the 440th largest city in Indiana and the 14087th largest city in the United States . Waveland is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 420 in 2010. Waveland reached it's highest population of 422 in 2011. Spanning over 0 miles, Waveland has a population density of 1,263 people per square mile.

The average household income in Waveland is $61,411 with a poverty rate of 21.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $842 per month, and the median house value is $74,600. The median age in Waveland is 34.2 years, 30.9 years for males, and 34.3 years for females.

Waveland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Waveland was:

  • White: 89.85%
  • Two or more races: 9.39%
  • Asian: 0.38%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Other race: 0.19%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Waveland, Indiana is 418 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 418.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 420.

Waveland, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White46989.85%
Two or More Races499.39%
Asian20.38%
Some Other Race10.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.19%
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Waveland Population by Race

Waveland Population Pyramid $2021

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Waveland Median Age

34.2


Total

30.9


Male

34.3


Female

Waveland Adults

There are 350 adults, (66 of whom are seniors) in Waveland.

Waveland Age Dependency

83.8

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

60.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Waveland Sex Ratio

Female

279

53.45%

Male

243

46.55%

Waveland Population by Age

Waveland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Waveland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family86.7%13.3%
Married81.7%18.3%
All80.8%19.2%
Female61.5%38.5%
Male50%50%

80.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Waveland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1772.9580.8
Married1153.6381.7
Non Family451.286.7
Female132.7761.5
Male43.7550

3.51

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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Waveland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade144.78%
9th to 12th Grade227.51%
High School Graduate13245.05%
Some College6120.82%
Associates Degree155.12%
Bachelors Degree3812.97%
Graduate Degree113.75%
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Waveland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Waveland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White26323239
2+ Races212110
Hispanic72
Asian22
Native American1

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 47.62%.

Waveland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,750$53,500$26,484
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$39,583$53,000$26,042
Some College$30,625$66,250$17,188
Bachelors Degree$40,500$76,071$28,750
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,750

Average Earnings

$53,500

Average Male

$26,484

Average Female

Waveland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Waveland Language by Age

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Waveland Language

98.56% of Waveland residents speak only English, while 1.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.03% of the population.

Waveland Language

Waveland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4388218.72%
Hispanic332987.88%
Asian22100.00%

21.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.55%

Male Poverty Rate

20.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waveland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waveland is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waveland is White, with 18.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.41%.

Waveland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College27.63%
Less Than 9th Grade25.00%
High School8.33%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Waveland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed71.43%
Female Employed14.42%
Male Employed10.85%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Waveland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Waveland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,788$61,411
Families$62,500$71,414
Married Families$67,813-
Non Families$26,875$30,849
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Income by Household Type

Waveland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

64.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.4%

Male Marriage Rate

62.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Waveland Married by Age and Sex

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Waveland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Waveland Marital Status by Race

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Waveland Marital Status

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19

Number of Veterans

19

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9
World War II3
Korea1
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Waveland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 748
55 to 646
75+5
35 to 54
18 to 34

Waveland Veterans by Age

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Waveland Veterans by Race

Waveland Veterans by Education

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5.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waveland Veterans by Education

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69%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Waveland Employment by Age

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Waveland Employment by Race

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Waveland Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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83.72%

Born in Waveland

98.08%

Native Born

1.92%

Foreign Born

1.53%

Non Citizen

0.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.08% of Waveland residents were born in the United States, with 83.72% having been born in Indiana. 1.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Waveland Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214180.00%
20204180.00%
20194180.00%
2018418-2-0.48%
201742010.24%
20164190.00%
20154190.00%
201441920.48%
2013417-3-0.71%
2012420-2-0.47%
201142220.48%
20104200.00%

Waveland Population by Year