Wapello County Profile

Demographics

Total Population

35,241

Households

14,398

Median Age

41

Population Growth Rate

-0%

Source:

ESRI, 2017-07-11

Housing

Total Housing Units

14,398

Owner Occupied

10,245

Renter Occupied

4,153

Vacant

1,685

Median Home Value

$88,947


Average Home Value

$124,180

Source:

ESRI, 2017-07-11

Income

Median Household

2016

$42,353

2021

$45,331

Average Household

2016

$56,820

2021

$62,887

Per Capita

2016

$23,539

2021

$26,006

Cost of living

79.40

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2017-07-11

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Commute

Average Commute Time

18 min.

Drive Alone

12,857

Carpooled

1,579

Public

141

Work At Home

520

Source:

ESRI, 2017-07-11

Workforce

Workers 16+

15,808

Graduates

High School

7,817

Associates

2,779

Bacehlor's

2,676

Graduate

1,407

Total Employed

18,272

Total Businesses

1,318

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

18

Employed

37

Mining

Businesses

2

Employed

15

Utilities

Businesses

4

Employed

70

Construction

Businesses

81

Employed

753

Manufacturing

Businesses

35

Employed

2,848

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

41

Employed

1,075

Source:

ESRI, 2017-07-11
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