Wapello County Profile

Wapello County, IA

Population

Total Population

35,094

Population
Growth Rate

-0.16%

Median Age

41

Diversity Index

36.200

Housing & Income

Households

14,276

Total Housing Units

16,098


Owner Occupied

9,610

Renter Occupied

4,666

Vacant

1,822

Median Home Value

$93,013


Average Home Value

$131,961

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

-0.21%


Per Capita Income

2.49%

Income Projection

Median Household

$44,168 $49,517


Average Household

$58,481 $66,236


Per Capita

$23,827 $26,947

Workforce

Total Businesses

1,291

Total Employed

17,861

Workers 16+

15,772

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

18

Employed

40

Mining

Businesses

1

Employed

10

Utilities

Businesses

3

Employed

50

Construction

Businesses

75

Employed

748

Manufacturing

Businesses

40

Employed

2,889

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

39

Employed

1,028

Some
High School

1,721

Graduated
High School

7,195

Associates
Degree

2,762

Bachelor's
Degree

3,040

Graduate
Degree

1,710

Average Commute Time

18 min.



Resident Commuters

12,823

Non-Resident Commuters

2,833

Drive Alone

12,943

Carpooled

1,645

Public

54

Work At Home

449


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