Waverly, Michigan Population 2022

23,790
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Waverly is a city located in Michigan. Waverly has a 2020 population of 23,790. Waverly is currently declining at a rate of -0.05% annually and its population has decreased by -0.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,812 in 2010.

The average household income in Waverly is $81,854 with a poverty rate of 8.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $956 per month, and the median house value is $171,000. The median age in Waverly is 40.2 years, 38.1 years for males, and 43.8 years for females.

Waverly Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Waverlywas:

  • White: 71.73%
  • Black or African American: 13.56%
  • Asian: 7.45%
  • Other race: 3.68%
  • Two or more races: 3.28%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Waverly, Michigan is 23,790 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 23,812.

Waverly, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,25071.73%
Black or African American3,26013.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native750.31%
Asian1,7917.45%
Some Other Race8853.68%
Two or More Races7893.28%
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Waverly Population by Race

Waverly Population Pyramid 2022

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Waverly Median Age

42.1


Total

39


Male

46.2


Female

Waverly Adults

There are 20,447 adults, (5,287 of whom are seniors) in Waverly.

Waverly Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Waverly Sex Ratio

Female

12,615

52.45%

Male

11,435

47.55%

Waverly Population by Age

Waverly Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Waverly Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79%21%
Male68.8%31.2%
All53.6%46.4%
Female42.9%57.1%
Non Family33.4%66.6%

53.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Waverly Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,5152.0753.6
Married4,5702.7679
Male3272.7368.8
Female1,3652.8842.9
Non Family5,2531.2233.4

2.72

Average Family Size

2.07

Average Household Size

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Waverly Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3071.68%
9th to 12th Grade3942.16%
High School Graduate3,78220.75%
Some College3,95021.67%
Associates Degree2,13111.69%
Bachelors Degree4,98227.33%
Graduate Degree2,68114.71%
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Waverly Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Waverly Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,2671,142702
Black2,4312,3351,018
White12,92212,6215,411
Hispanic1,3781,201474
2+ Races26224464
Other Race653544159
Native American7575

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 55.41%.

Waverly Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,219$46,403$43,495
Less Than 9th Grade$15,060$15,119$
High School Graduate$32,358$32,288$32,529
Some College$38,680$36,408$41,600
Bachelors Degree$50,418$67,170$45,100
Graduate Degree$65,493$67,750$63,317

$44,219

Average Earnings

$46,403

Average Male

$43,495

Average Female

Waverly Earnings by Educational Attainment

Waverly Language by Age

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Waverly Language

85.54% of Waverly residents speak only English, while 14.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.27% of the population.

Waverly Language

Waverly Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,21538717.47%
Multiple78912515.84%
Asian1,79122812.73%
White15,9161,1207.04%
Black3,1872056.43%
Other280NaN%

8.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.82%

Male Poverty Rate

8.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waverly

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waverly is Hispanic, with 17.47% 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 1.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.45%.

Waverly Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.36%
High School12.84%
Some College6.18%
Bachelors or Greater2.09%

Waverly Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.61%
Male Unemployed50.82%
Female Employed5.22%
Female Unemployed50.14%

Waverly Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Waverly Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$66,930$81,041
Families$87,193$102,869
Married Families$94,601-
Non Families$47,881$53,357
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Income by Household Type

Waverly Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Waverly Married by Age and Sex

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Waverly Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Waverly Marital Status by Race

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Waverly Marital Status

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1,691

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War284
First Gulf War86
Vietnam506
Korea142
World War II97

Waverly Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34209
35 to 54197
55 to 64240
65 to 74511
75+534

Waverly Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3118.79%
Black1274.51%
Asian211.36%
Other Race19926.64%
2+ Races339.30%
Hispanic22313.37%

Waverly Veterans by Race

Waverly Veterans by Education

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8.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waverly Veterans by Education

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66.3%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Waverly Employment by Age

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Waverly Employment by Race

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Waverly 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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70.08%

Born in Waverly

89.38%

Native Born

10.62%

Foreign Born

5.88%

Non Citizen

4.75%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.38% of Waverly residents were born in the United States, with 70.08% having been born in Michigan. 5.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Waverly Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201023,9250.00%
201123,914-11-0.05%
201223,903-11-0.05%
201323,892-11-0.05%
201423,881-11-0.05%
201523,870-11-0.05%
201623,859-11-0.05%
201723,848-11-0.05%
201823,837-11-0.05%
201923,826-11-0.05%
202023,812-14-0.06%
202123,801-11-0.05%
202223,790-11-0.05%

Waverly Population by Year