In 2017, Wapello County, IA had a population of 35.3k people with a median age of 39.5 and a median household income of $43,329. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wapello County, IA grew from 35,242 to 35,321, a 0.224% increase and its median household income grew from $42,494 to $43,329, a 1.96% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wapello County, IA are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.8%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (5.71%), White (Hispanic) (4.35%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.94%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.38%). N/A% of the people in Wapello County, IA speak a non-English language, and 94.6% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Wapello County, IA is $81,000, and the homeownership rate is 71.7%. Most people in Wapello County, IA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Wapello County, IA is 2 cars per household.