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Waterville, Iowa - Basic Facts

The City of Waterville had a population of 153 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Waterville is located at latitude 43.2083 and longitude -91.296 in Allamakee County. The formal boundaries for the City of Waterville (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Allamakee County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 879 feet.

The City of Waterville (GNIS ID: 2397213) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Waterville is located within Township of Paint Creek, a minor civil division (MCD) of Allamakee County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Waterville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Waterville, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 153
Daytime Population: Workers 31
Daytime Population: Residents 67
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 98
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.64
Population in Households 153
Population in Familes 130
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 356
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $56,105
Average Household Income $79,574
Per Capita Income $30,282


Total Housing Units 66 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 55 (83.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 9 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 3 ( 4.5%)
Median Home Value $143,750
Average Home Value $219,444


Total Households 63
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 46
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.84% 0.0%
Households 0.91% 0.32%
Families 3.05% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.89%
Per Capita Income   3.06%

Waterville, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Waterville to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 773 23rd
Population Density # 738 27th
Diversity Index # 760 26th
Median Household Income # 397 61st
Per Capita Income # 280 72nd

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