The City of Wadena had a population of 276 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Wadena is located at latitude 42.8398 and longitude -91.6594 in Fayette County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wadena (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Fayette County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 886 feet.
The City of Wadena (GNIS ID: 2397161) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wadena population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||40|
|Daytime Population: Residents||144|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||184|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.67|
|Population in Households||276|
|Population in Familes||223|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$47,541|
|Average Household Income||$54,078|
|Per Capita Income||$22,611|
|Total Housing Units||129 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||93 (72.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||25 (19.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||11 ( 8.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$97,500|
|Average Home Value||$232,258|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.08%|
|Per Capita Income||2.94%|
The table below compares Wadena 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.
|Total Population||# 623||38th|
|Population Density||# 725||28th|
|Diversity Index||# 499||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 763||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 921||9th|
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