In 2018, Wapello County, IA had a population of 35.3k people with a median age of 39.3 and a median household income of $45,233. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Wapello County, IA declined from 35,321 to 35,315, a -0.017% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,329 to $45,233, a 4.39% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wapello County, IA are White (Non-Hispanic) (82.8%), Other (Hispanic) (5.59%), White (Hispanic) (4.56%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.18%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.47%). NaNk% of the people in Wapello County, IA speak a non-English language, and 94.7% are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Wapello County, IA was $82,000, and the homeownership rate was 72.3%. Most people in Wapello County, IA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Wapello County, IA was 2 cars per household.