|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Waterville is 1,532. Waterville, New York is the 8,618th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Waterville was in 2000, when its population was 1,717. In 2000, Waterville was the 7,978th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,618th largest city in the US. Waterville is currently 10.8% smaller than it was in 2000.
Waterville has shrunk 10.7% since the year 2000. Waterville, New York's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8735||Head of the Harbor||1,486||2.0%|
|8614||Rural Retreat, Virginia||1,533||13.7%|
|8615||Spring Green, Wisconsin||1,533||6.2%|
|8617||Walnut Cove, North Carolina||1,532||4.5%|
|8618||Waterville, New York||1,532||-10.7%|
The total voting age population of Waterville, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,295. The voting age population is 46.6% male and 53.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 24.5% of the residents of Waterville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Waterville are 98.5% White, 0.8% Black and 0.8% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Waterville, 12.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.1%. On a per-household basis, 9.1% of families are below the poverty line in Waterville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.6% of Waterville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.3% of Waterville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.4% have a bachelor's degree and 9.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Waterville residents aged 5 and older, 1.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Waterville is 3.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Waterville, 24.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Waterville is $51,146.
In Waterville, 60.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.4% of housing units in Waterville.
Of all the housing units in Waterville, 70.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Waterville, 2.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Waterville is $682.
In Waterville, 79.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.