Waverly, Kansas Population 2020

531

Waverly is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 531, it is the 271st largest city in Kansas and the 13052nd largest city in the United States. Waverly is currently declining at a rate of -2.03% annually and its population has decreased by -10.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 592 in 2010. Waverly reached it's highest population of 593 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Waverly has a population density of 725 people per square mile.

The average household income in Waverly is $72,384 with a poverty rate of 13.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $561 per month, and the median house value is $73,900. The median age in Waverly is 42.4 years, 44.8 years for males, and 41.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 71.8 males.

Waverly Demographics

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

  • White: 97.78%
  • Two or more races: 1.62%
  • Other race: 0.59%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Waverly, Kansas is 531, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 553.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 592.

Waverly, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White66297.78%
Two or More Races111.62%
Some Other Race40.59%

Waverly Population Pyramid 2020

Waverly Median Age

42.4


Total

44.8


Male

41.4


Female

Waverly Adults

There are 484 adults, (189 of whom are seniors) in Waverly.

Waverly Age Dependency

129.5

Age Dependency Ratio

64.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

65.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Waverly Sex Ratio

Female

394

58.20%

Male

283

41.80%

Waverly Households and Families

Waverly Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Waverly Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married88%12%
All78.2%21.8%
Female75%25%
Non Family59.8%40.2%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2622.4678.2
Married1502.9688
Non Family821.1759.8
Female243.8875
Male61.83100

2.99

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Waverly Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade71.53%
9th to 12th Grade245.23%
High School Graduate16936.82%
Some College9921.57%
Associates Degree245.23%
Bachelors Degree10522.88%
Graduate Degree316.75%

Waverly Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White444413127
Hispanic12129
Multiple Races33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 75.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,513$48,125$27,708
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$34,643$53,438$
Some College$44,861$58,194$43,214
Bachelors Degree$36,528$44,167$29,375
Graduate Degree$$$23,750

$36,513

Average Earnings

$48,125

Average Male

$27,708

Average Female

Waverly Language

Waverly Language by Age

Waverly Language

98.27% of Waverly residents speak only English, while 1.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.10% of the population.

Waverly Poverty

Waverly Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6138413.70%
Hispanic28517.86%
Multiple11545.45%

13.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.27%

Male Poverty Rate

14.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waverly

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waverly is Multiple, with 45.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waverly is White, with 13.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.46%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.92%
High School7.14%
Some College6.84%
Bachelors or Greater3.10%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed11.11%
Male Employed4.51%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Waverly Income

Waverly Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,143$72,384
Families$66,250$89,169
Married Families$77,000-
Non Families$24,750$34,612

Waverly Marital Status

Waverly Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

71.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Waverly Married by Age and Sex

Waverly Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Waverly Marital Status by Race

Waverly Veterans

35

Number of Veterans

33

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam16
Korea7
World War II3
First Gulf War3
Second Gulf War3

$Waverly Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waverly Employment Status

55.1%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Waverly Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

74.45%

Born in Kansas

99.70%

Native Born

0.30%

Foreign Born

0.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.70% of Waverly residents were born in the United States, with 74.45% having been born in Kansas. 0.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020531-11-2.03%
2019542-11-1.99%
201855340.73%
2017549-11-1.96%
20165600.00%
2015560-7-1.23%
20145670.00%
2013567-10-1.73%
2012577-4-0.69%
2011581-12-2.02%
20105930.00%