Demographics

Geographic Location

Waverly is located in Northeast Iowa on the banks of the Cedar River approximately 80 miles west of the Mississippi River and 60 miles south of the Iowa/Minnesota border.

Population

  • 2012 - 10,035
  • 2010 - 9,874
  • 2000 - 8,968
  • 1990 - 8,539
  • 1980 - 8,444
  • 1970 - 7,205

Altitude

915 feet

Climate

Waverly's climate is continental in nature, characterized by four distinct seasons and a rather wide variation in temperature and precipitation.

Average Temperature:

  • Winter - 19.4 degrees F
  • Summer - 70.2 degrees F
  • Average Annual Rainfall - 32.9 inches
  • Average Annual Snowfall - 35.5 inches

Distance To Major Cities

  • Des Moines, Iowa - 132 miles  
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota - 223 miles
  • Chicago, Illinios - 291 miles
  • Omaha, Nebraska - 264 miles

For more information on the Waverly Area's demographics, please visit the US Census website oCity-Data.

A high quality of life, friendly and progressive merchants, and a college town atmosphere; this is Waverly, Iowa.