Waverly, Minnesota Population 2021

1,757
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Waverly is a city located in Wright County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,757, it is the 276th largest city in Minnesota and the 8102nd largest city in the United States . Waverly is currently growing at a rate of 4.58% annually and its population has increased by 29.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,357 in 2010. Waverly reached it's highest population of 1,757 in 2021. Spanning over 3 miles, Waverly has a population density of 1,003 people per square mile.

The average household income in Waverly is $84,064 with a poverty rate of 5.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,116 per month, and the median house value is $193,100. The median age in Waverly is 33.2 years, 33.4 years for males, and 32.9 years for females.

Waverly Demographics

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

  • White: 91.49%
  • Two or more races: 4.04%
  • Other race: 3.19%
  • Asian: 0.71%
  • Black or African American: 0.35%
  • Native American: 0.21%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Waverly, Minnesota is 1,757 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,526.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,357.

Waverly, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,29091.49%
Two or More Races574.04%
Some Other Race453.19%
Asian100.71%
Black or African American50.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.21%
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Waverly Population by Race

Waverly Population Pyramid $2021

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Waverly Median Age

33.2


Total

33.4


Male

32.9


Female

Waverly Adults

There are 1,032 adults, (102 of whom are seniors) in Waverly.

Waverly Age Dependency

51.6

Age Dependency Ratio

11

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Waverly Sex Ratio

Female

654

46.38%

Male

756

53.62%

Waverly Population by Age

Waverly Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Waverly Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.2%12.8%
All82%18%
Non Family72.8%27.2%
Female62.1%37.9%

82.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Waverly Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5342.682
Married3213.2187.2
Non Family1621.2872.8
Female292.7262.1
Male223.09100

3.09

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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Waverly Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade222.29%
9th to 12th Grade293.02%
High School Graduate35336.81%
Some College21722.63%
Associates Degree13213.76%
Bachelors Degree17818.56%
Graduate Degree282.92%
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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
White903856204
Other Race3030
Hispanic27232
Asian1010
2+ Races44
Native American33
Black33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.59%.

Waverly Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,544$54,355$40,508
Less Than 9th Grade$52,917$54,167$
High School Graduate$41,346$50,208$36,875
Some College$51,071$61,838$38,393
Bachelors Degree$49,792$60,417$44,000
Graduate Degree$66,458$83,750$49,167

$46,544

Average Earnings

$54,355

Average Male

$40,508

Average Female

Waverly Earnings by Educational Attainment

Waverly Language by Age

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Waverly Language

94.95% of Waverly residents speak only English, while 5.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.18% of the population.

Waverly Language

Waverly Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,267735.76%
Black55100.00%
Other4524.44%

5.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.80%

Male Poverty Rate

2.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waverly

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waverly is Other, with 4.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.92%.

Waverly Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College9.46%
High School8.78%
Less Than 9th Grade7.84%
Bachelors or Greater1.46%

Waverly Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Male Employed2.11%
Female Employed0.79%

Waverly Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Waverly Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$83,750$84,064
Families$88,400$90,827
Married Families$88,542-
Non Families$51,000$63,227
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Income by Household Type

Waverly Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.2%

Male Marriage Rate

65.1%

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 45-54, 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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90

Number of Veterans

79

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24
Second Gulf War23
Korea14
First Gulf War11
World War II

Waverly Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3423
75+19
55 to 6419
35 to 5417
65 to 7412

Waverly Veterans by Age

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Waverly Veterans by Race

Waverly Veterans by Education

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2.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waverly Veterans by Education

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73.2%

Labor Force Participation

71.9%

Employment Rate

1.8%

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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79.79%

Born in Waverly

96.45%

Native Born

3.55%

Foreign Born

2.91%

Non Citizen

0.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.45% of Waverly residents were born in the United States, with 79.79% having been born in Minnesota. 2.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Waverly Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,757774.58%
20201,680774.80%
20191,603775.05%
20181,526815.61%
20171,445412.92%
20161,404171.23%
20151,38750.36%
20141,38250.36%
20131,377-1-0.07%
20121,37870.51%
20111,371100.73%
20101,3610.00%

Waverly Population by Year