Waverly, Missouri Population 2020

843

Waverly is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 843, it is the 372nd largest city in Missouri and the 11047th largest city in the United States. Waverly is currently growing at a rate of 0.36% annually but its population has decreased by -0.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 849 in 2010. Waverly reached it's highest population of 849 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Waverly has a population density of 668 people per square mile.

The average household income in Waverly is $62,251 with a poverty rate of 9.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $708 per month, and the median house value is $82,000. The median age in Waverly is 36.3 years, 33 years for males, and 39.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.8 males.

Waverly Demographics

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

  • White: 90.23%
  • Black or African American: 6.79%
  • Other race: 2.55%
  • Two or more races: 0.42%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Waverly, Missouri is 843, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 837.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 849.

Waverly, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White85090.23%
Black or African American646.79%
Some Other Race242.55%
Two or More Races40.42%

Waverly Population Pyramid 2020

Waverly Median Age

36.3


Total

33


Male

39.2


Female

Waverly Adults

There are 670 adults, (163 of whom are seniors) in Waverly.

Waverly Age Dependency

85.8

Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Waverly Sex Ratio

Female

481

51.06%

Male

461

48.94%

Waverly Households and Families

Waverly Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Waverly Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married85.5%14.5%
All67.8%32.2%
Non Family62.9%37.1%
Female22.8%77.2%

67.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3452.4867.8
Married1653.2285.5
Non Family1161.1962.9
Female572.9322.8
Male72.71100

3.1

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Waverly Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade274.56%
9th to 12th Grade477.94%
High School Graduate27846.96%
Some College8113.68%
Associates Degree6911.66%
Bachelors Degree559.29%
Graduate Degree355.91%

Waverly Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White52245987
Hispanic48373
Black1818
Other Race1612
Multiple Races44

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 16.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,114$44,297$30,644
Less Than High School$11,429$$10,714
High School Grad$36,875$45,417$29,219
Some College$30,694$43,194$30,185
Bachelors Degree$47,292$58,125$45,313
Graduate Degree$43,281$$42,656

$35,114

Average Earnings

$44,297

Average Male

$30,644

Average Female

Waverly Language

Waverly Language by Age

Waverly Language

96.57% of Waverly residents speak only English, while 3.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.43% of the population.

Waverly Poverty

Waverly Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White722476.51%
Hispanic783747.44%
Other2424100.00%

9.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.50%

Male Poverty Rate

6.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waverly

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waverly is White, with 6.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.79%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.71%
High School12.55%
Some College1.40%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed85.71%
Female Unemployed14.29%
Male Employed8.76%
Female Employed4.02%

Waverly Income

Waverly Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,205$62,251
Families$63,750$67,646
Married Families$74,875-
Non Families$33,056$49,627

Waverly Marital Status

Waverly Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

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

38

Number of Veterans

36

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea13
Vietnam12
First Gulf War4
World War II3
Second Gulf War2

$Waverly Veterans by Education

6.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waverly Employment Status

66%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

10.5%

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

87.26%

Born in Missouri

96.71%

Native Born

3.29%

Foreign Born

3.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.71% of Waverly residents were born in the United States, with 87.26% having been born in Missouri. 3.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202084330.36%
201984030.36%
201883710.12%
201783630.36%
2016833-1-0.12%
201583410.12%
2014833-3-0.36%
2013836-6-0.71%
2012842-4-0.47%
2011846-3-0.35%
20108490.00%