Waverly is a city located in Morgan County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,172, it is the 638th largest city in Illinois and the 14001st largest city in the United States. Waverly is currently declining at a rate of -0.93% annually and its population has decreased by -20.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,482 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Waverly has a population density of 1,132 people per square mile.
The average household income in Waverly is $57,543 with a poverty rate of 11.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $733 per month, and the median house value is $81,600. The median age in Waverly is 38.9 years, 37.7 years for males, and 39.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Waverlywas:
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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 asian people with a rate of 96.77%.
99.78% of Waverly residents speak only English, while 0.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.22% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Waverly is Multiple, with 63.33% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Waverly is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.19%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Waverly
96.96% of Waverly residents were born in the United States, with 87.85% having been born in Illinois. 2.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.