|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Waukee is 26,495. Waukee, Iowa is the 1,471st largest city in the US.
Waukee is located entirely in Dallas County.
The current population of Waukee (26,495) is it's peak population.
Waukee has grown 374.6% since the 2000. Waukee, Iowa is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 99% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Waukee has a population density of 1,063.1 people per square mile.
|1466||Wheeling, West Virginia||26,568||-15.1%|
|1469||Key West, Florida||26,527||4.3%|
|1475||Paramus, New Jersey||26,416||2.5%|
The total voting age population of Waukee, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 14,089. The voting age population is 46.9% male and 53.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.3% of the residents of Waukee are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Waukee are 91.3% White, 3.2% Asian, 2.4% Black, 2.0% Two or more races, 0.7% Other and 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 5.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Waukee, 3.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 3.9%. On a per-household basis, 1.9% of families are below the poverty line in Waukee.
Among those aged 16 and older, 79.4% of Waukee residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.9% of Waukee residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 54.4% have a bachelor's degree and 16.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Waukee residents aged 5 and older, 9.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Waukee is 2.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Waukee, 13.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Waukee is $94,580.
In Waukee, 73.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.1% of housing units in Waukee.
Of all the housing units in Waukee, 1.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Waukee, 67.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 5,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Waukee is $1,130.
In Waukee, 90.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.