Wapello County, IA has a population of 35,242 people with a median age of 39.5 and a median household income of $42,494. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Wapello County, IA declined from 35,315 to 35,242, a 0.21% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,095 to $42,494, a 0.95% increase.
The population of Wapello County, IA is 84.6% White, 10.2% Hispanic, and 2.33% Black. 12.4% of the people in Wapello County, IA speak a non-English language, and 93.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wapello County, IA are Indian Hills Community College, with 1,408 graduates, Iowa School of Beauty-Ottumwa, with 20 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Wapello County, IA is $81,400, and the homeownership rate is 72.7%. Most people in Wapello County, IA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18 minutes. The average car ownership in Wapello County, IA is 2 cars per household.
Wapello County, IA is the 20th most populated county in Iowa and borders Appanoose County, IA; Davis County, IA; Jefferson County, IA; Keokuk County, IA; Mahaska County, IA; Monroe County, IA; Van Buren County, IA& 2 more.