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Demographics

People

Total Population1,922
Male Share of the Population52.4%
Female Share of the Population47.6%
Senior Citizens18.6%
Employed Population 16+860
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married52.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.3%
Median Earnings25+$32,898
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,768

Wealth

Median Family Income$62,500
% Above Poverty Level86.1%
% Below Poverty Level13.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.3%
Median Gross Rent$651
Median House Value$104,100

Ancestry

German29.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.5%
Irish11.6%
English7.6%
French Except Basque2.2%
Welsh1.6%
Norwegian1.5%
Dutch1.5%
Danishn1.3%
Swedish1.1%
Swiss1%
Scottish0.7%
Italian0.6%
Polish0.6%
Czech0.5%
Croatian0.3%
Lithuanian0.1%
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Wapello Almanac

CategoryValue
County Louisa County
Standard Zip Codes52653
Phone Area Codes319
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.17
Approximate Longitude-91.18

Wapello Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCOLUMBUS JUNCT 2 SSW
Distance10.6 miles
Jan Temp13 to 30 F
Apr Temp40 to 63 F
Jul Temp64 to 87 F
Oct Temp42 to 65 F
Annual Precip37.6 inches
StationMUSCATINE
Distance16.3 miles
Jan Temp13 to 31 F
Apr Temp40 to 63 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 65 F
Annual Precip36.9 inches
StationMOUNT PLEASANT 1 SSW
Distance25.5 miles
Jan Temp14 to 31 F
Apr Temp40 to 62 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 66 F
Annual Precip37.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Columbus City447$70,000
Fredonia313$50,208
Grandview449$50,865
Letts410$59,167
Morning Sun906$52,500
Oakville157$39,583

Wapello Public Libraries

Keck Memorial Library
119 N 2ND ST
Wapello, Iowa
(319) 523-5261

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Wapello Public Schools

Wapello Elementary School
505 N Cedar
ZIP: 52653
(319) 523-5571
Primary
Total Enrollment 307
Wapello Junior High School
501 Buchanan St
ZIP: 52653
(319) 523-8131
Middle
Total Enrollment 124
Wapello Senior High School
501 Buchanan St
ZIP: 52653
(319) 523-3241
High
Total Enrollment 231
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