Waukon, IA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Waukon, Iowa Info Snack

Population
3,671
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
9.5%
Median Home
$110,600
Median Income
$45,942
Median Rent
$545

Waukon SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
3
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
8.5

Waukon, IA Photos

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Rankings for Waukon in Iowa

Map Of Waukon, IA

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Population over time in Waukon

Year Population % Change
2019 3,671 -1.2%
2018 3,716 -0.7%
2017 3,744 -1.1%
2016 3,786 -0.8%
2015 3,818 -0.7%
2014 3,846 -1.0%
2013 3,885 -0.0%
2012 3,886 -0.6%
2011 3,911 -0.5%
2010 3,931 -

Race / Ethnicity in Waukon

White
96.9% (3,557)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.5% (17)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.2% (8)
Hispanic
2.4% (89)
Race Waukon IA USA
White 96.9% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 0.0% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.2% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.4% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Waukon

Female
53.7% (1,971)
Male
46.3% (1,699)
Gender Waukon IA USA
Female 53.7% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waukon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (146)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (220)
High School / GED
41.0% (1,505)
Some College
15.0% (550)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (477)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (550)
Master's Degree
5.0% (183)
Professional Degree
1.0% (36)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Waukon IA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 41.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Waukon, Iowa

Less than $10,000
3.0% (10,955)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (27,280)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (52,841)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.3% (48,975)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.3% (63,581)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.9% (69,381)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (38,020)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.8% (32,435)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (7,732)
$200,000 or more
4.3% (15,895)
Income Waukon IA USA
Less than $10,000 3.0% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.3% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.3% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.9% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.8% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.3% 4.6% 7.7%

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