Waukee, IA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Waukee, Iowa Info Snack

Population
20,785
Unemployment
2.3%
Poverty
3.2%
Median Home
$238,900
Median Income
$94,580
Median Rent
$1,130

Waukee SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8
Education
9.5
Commute
8.5

Waukee, IA Crime Report

199
Total Crimes
820.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-66.87%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Waukee
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 199 820.4 2,000.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 15 61.8 266.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 1 4.1 27.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 6 24.7 200.4 250.2
Property Crime 184 758.6 1,733.7 2,109.9
Burglary 28 115.4 371.1 340.5
Larceny 143 589.6 1,199.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 13 53.6 163.0 219.9

Waukee, IA Cost Of Living

97
Waukee's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Waukee Iowa National Average
Overall 97 90 100
Services 93 96 100
Groceries 95 98 100
Health 96 100 100
Housing 105 73 100
Transportation 102 101 100
Utilities 89 98 100

Waukee, IA Photos

Rankings for Waukee in Iowa

Map Of Waukee, IA

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Population over time in Waukee

Year Population % Change
2019 20,785 7.4%
2018 19,344 7.6%
2017 17,980 6.0%
2016 16,955 -0.0%
2015 16,956 6.3%
2014 15,944 6.0%
2013 15,043 6.6%
2012 14,108 7.7%
2011 13,100 6.5%
2010 12,305 -

Race / Ethnicity in Waukee

White
87.4% (18,167)
African American
2.4% (489)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.2% (662)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (39)
Two Or More
1.4% (297)
Hispanic
5.4% (1,131)
Race Waukee IA USA
White 87.4% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 2.4% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 3.2% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.4% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Waukee

Female
51.9% (10,779)
Male
48.1% (10,005)
Gender Waukee IA USA
Female 51.9% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waukee for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (207)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (207)
High School / GED
15.0% (3,117)
Some College
18.0% (3,741)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (2,286)
Bachelor's Degree
37.0% (7,690)
Master's Degree
14.0% (2,909)
Professional Degree
2.0% (415)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (207)
Education Waukee IA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 15.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 37.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Waukee, Iowa

Less than $10,000
2.4% (49,395)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (54,568)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.2% (107,584)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.8% (99,050)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.3% (109,653)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (384,562)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.9% (288,874)
$100,000 to $149,999
25.2% (522,922)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.3% (213,099)
$200,000 or more
12.0% (248,788)
Income Waukee IA USA
Less than $10,000 2.4% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.2% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.8% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.3% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.9% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 25.2% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.3% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 12.0% 4.6% 7.7%

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