|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Waverly is 4,288. Waverly, New York is the 5,243rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Waverly was in 1990, when its population was 4,783. In 1990, Waverly was the 4,187th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,243rd largest city in the US. Waverly is currently 10.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Waverly has shrunk 6.7% since the year 2000. Waverly, New York's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5238||Woodruff, South Carolina||4,294||0.7%|
|5239||Barboursville, West Virginia||4,291||31.7%|
|5240||Portola Valley, California||4,289||-3.9%|
|5243||Waverly, New York||4,288||-6.7%|
|5245||Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania||4,283||59.5%|
|5248||Highland Beach, Florida||4,277||13.3%|
The total voting age population of Waverly, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,132. The voting age population is 45.2% male and 54.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.6% of the residents of Waverly are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Waverly are 95.8% White, 1.8% Black, 1.5% Two or more races and 0.9% Asian. Additionally, 1.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Waverly, 19.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 23.8%. On a per-household basis, 17.7% of families are below the poverty line in Waverly.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.1% of Waverly residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.0% of Waverly residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.4% have a bachelor's degree and 4.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Waverly residents aged 5 and older, 1.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Waverly is 9.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Waverly, 8.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Waverly is $33,377.
In Waverly, 49.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 50.5% of housing units in Waverly.
Of all the housing units in Waverly, 57.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Waverly, 4.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Waverly is $719.
In Waverly, 80.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.