Waterloo SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Waterloo, IA Photos

Source: Public Domain

Waterloo, Iowa Info Snack

Waterloo is a city in and the county seat of Black Hawk County, Iowa, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census the population decreased by 0.5% to 68,406; the 2014 Census estimates the population at 68,364, making it the sixth-largest city in the state. The city is part of the Waterloo ? Cedar Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area, and is the more populous of the two cities.
Population
68,146
Unemployment
6.9%
Poverty
17.0%
Median Home
$110,700
Median Income
$44,429
Median Rent
$716

Rankings for Waterloo in Iowa

Best Places Around Waterloo

1

Marion, IA
Population 38,014

2

Waverly, IA
Population 10,052

3

Hiawatha, IA
Population 7,262

4

Central, LA
Population 28,462

5

Cedar Falls, IA
Population 41,167

6

Independence, IA
Population 6,013

7

Manchester, IA
Population 5,047

8

Iowa Falls, IA
Population 5,132

9

Vinton, IA
Population 5,141

10

Marshalltown, IA
Population 27,440

Map Of Waterloo, IA

Population over time in Waterloo

Year Population % Change
2017 68,146 -0.3%
2016 68,357 -0.1%
2015 68,432 0.1%
2014 68,392 0.1%
2013 68,327 0.1%
2012 68,248 0.2%
2011 68,106 0.3%
2010 67,893 -

Crime in Waterloo Per 100k

Crime Waterloo IA USA
Violent Crime 502.5 293.4 382.9
Murder 7.4 3.3 5.3
Robbery 78.1 39.8 98.0
Aggravated Assault 367.0 211.0 248.9
Property Crime 2839.9 2125.3 2362.0
Burglary 784.0 479.3 430.4
Larceny 1846.6 1468.6 1694.0
Car Theft 209.3 177.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Waterloo

White
72.2% (49,211)
African American
15.5% (10,545)
American Indian
0.4% (256)
Asian
2.1% (1,444)
Hawaiian
0.4% (253)
Other
0.1% (62)
Two Or More
3.0% (2,064)
Hispanic
6.3% (4,311)
Race Waterloo IA USA
White 72.2% 86.5% 61.5%
African American 15.5% 3.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 2.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 6.3% 5.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Waterloo, Iowa

Less than $10,000
8.9% (606,499)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.0% (408,876)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.7% (797,308)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.6% (926,785)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.1% (1,029,004)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.1% (1,301,588)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.6% (790,493)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.4% (640,572)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (156,735)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (156,735)
Income Waterloo IA USA
Less than $10,000 8.9% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.0% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.7% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.6% 9.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.1% 14.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.1% 19.6% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.6% 14.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.4% 13.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 4.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 3.8% 6.3%

Gender in Waterloo

Female
50.6% (34,472)
Male
49.4% (33,673)
Gender Waterloo IA USA
Female 50.6% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waterloo for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.5% (3,080)
9-12th Grade
7.6% (5,163)
High School / GED
33.9% (23,106)
Some College
21.2% (14,417)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (7,494)
Bachelor's Degree
15.4% (10,467)
Master's Degree
4.6% (3,143)
Professional Degree
1.1% (762)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (510)
Education Waterloo IA USA
< 9th Grade 4.5% 3.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.6% 5.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 33.9% 31.5% 27.3%
Some College 21.2% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 11.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.4% 18.7% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.6% 6.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.2% 1.4%

Articles About Iowa

Enjoy The Snack?

About HomeSnacks

HomeSnacks is based in Durham, NC.

We aim to deliver bite-sized pieces of infotainment about where you live.

We use data, analytics, and a sense of humor to determine quality of life for places across the nation.

© Chasing Chains, LLC. All rights reserved.