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The City of Waverly had a population of 584 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Waverly is located at latitude 38.3958 and longitude -95.6051 in Coffey County. The formal boundaries for the City of Waverly (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Coffey County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,119 feet.

The City of Waverly (GNIS ID: 2397228) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Waverly is located within Township of Rock Creek, a minor civil division (MCD) of Coffey County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Waverly population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Waverly, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 584
Population in Households 562
Population in Familes 469
Population in Group Qrtrs 22
Population Density1 806
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 227
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 161
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 274 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 176 (64.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 51 (18.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 47 (17.2%)
Median Home Value $97,500
Average Home Value $129,661


Median Household Income $42,087
Average Household Income $55,576
Per Capita Income $22,512
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.22% -0.31%
Households -0.14% -0.27%
Families 1.47% -0.38%
Median Household Income   2.36%
Per Capita Income   1.79%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Waverly, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Waverly to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 274 59th
Population Density1 # 340 49th
Diversity Index2 # 445 34th
Median Household Income # 469 30th
Per Capita Income # 499 26th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.