Wayland, Iowa Population 2022

928
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Wayland is a city located in Henry County Iowa. Wayland has a 2020 population of 928. Wayland is currently declining at a rate of -0.54% annually and its population has decreased by -2.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 955 in 2010.

The average household income in Wayland is $65,349 with a poverty rate of 18.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $514 per month, and the median house value is $91,000. The median age in Wayland is 38.5 years, 35.8 years for males, and 43 years for females.

Wayland Demographics

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

  • White: 95.40%
  • Two or more races: 2.72%
  • Asian: 1.50%
  • Native American: 0.38%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wayland, Iowa is 928 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 928.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 955.

Wayland, Iowa Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,01795.40%
Two or More Races292.72%
Asian161.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.38%
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Wayland Population by Race

Wayland Population Pyramid $2022

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Wayland Median Age

38.5


Total

35.8


Male

43


Female

Wayland Adults

There are 808 adults, (225 of whom are seniors) in Wayland.

Wayland Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Wayland Sex Ratio

Female

574

53.85%

Male

492

46.15%

Wayland Population by Age

Wayland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wayland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family40.9%59.1%
Female58.5%41.5%
All69.8%30.2%
Male72.7%27.3%
Married86.2%13.8%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wayland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4102.569.8
Married2252.9486.2
Non Family1101.2640.9
Female533.1758.5
Male222.5572.7

2.85

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

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Wayland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade40.55%
9th to 12th Grade304.12%
High School Graduate30141.29%
Some College20327.85%
Associates Degree638.64%
Bachelors Degree8711.93%
Graduate Degree415.62%
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Wayland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wayland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White667641128
Hispanic3131
Asian168
2+ Races1111
Native American44

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 white people with a rate of 19.19%.

Wayland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,500$41,875$29,097
Less Than 9th Grade$27,000$$
High School Graduate$21,750$23,036$20,417
Some College$40,417$50,179$31,000
Bachelors Degree$44,911$44,821$50,089
Graduate Degree$67,625$72,813$65,000

$33,500

Average Earnings

$41,875

Average Male

$29,097

Average Female

Wayland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wayland Language by Age

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Wayland Language

92.34% of Wayland residents speak only English, while 7.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.34% of the population.

Wayland Language

Wayland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White89811813.14%
Hispanic686494.12%
OtherNaN%

18.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.63%

Male Poverty Rate

16.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wayland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wayland is White, with 13.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wayland is Hispanic, with 94.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.97%.

Wayland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.41%
High School17.45%
Some College7.75%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Wayland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed76.47%
Male Unemployed61.54%
Female Employed4.74%
Male Employed0.00%

Wayland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wayland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,167$65,349
Families$68,500$66,449
Married Families$61,583-
Non Families$25,833$58,948
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Income by Household Type

Wayland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wayland Married by Age and Sex

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Wayland 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.

Wayland Marital Status by Race

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Wayland Marital Status

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61

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam31
First Gulf War14
Second Gulf War11
Korea5
World War II

Wayland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7421
75+18
35 to 5414
55 to 645
18 to 343

Wayland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White445.66%
Asian850.00%
2+ Races545.45%
Native American4100.00%

Wayland Veterans by Race

Wayland Veterans by Education

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4.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wayland Veterans by Education

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64.7%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

12.7%

Unemployment Rate

Wayland Employment by Age

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Wayland Employment by Race

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Wayland 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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84.71%

Born in Wayland

96.53%

Native Born

3.47%

Foreign Born

1.97%

Non Citizen

1.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.53% of Wayland residents were born in the United States, with 84.71% having been born in Iowa. 1.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wayland Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2022928-5-0.54%
2021933-5-0.53%
2020938-5-0.53%
2019943-5-0.53%
2018948-2-0.21%
201795060.64%
2016944-1-0.11%
2015945-8-0.84%
2014953-5-0.52%
2013958101.05%
2012948-12-1.25%
201196050.52%
20109550.00%

Wayland Population by Year