IA

National Population : 333,590,059
Iowa State Population : 3,039,784

About Wadena, IA

Wadena, IA is located in Fayette County in the state of Iowa.

The total City Population for Wadena is about 240 with about 125 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 432.

The Average Home Value is $92,800.00, which is roughly 20% lower than the Average Home Value of $116,245.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 51% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $68,194.00, which is roughly 15% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $57,814.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 16% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Wadena is about 9.4%.

Iowa is ranked #35 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 27.78 out of 100.

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Voting

Fayette County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 37.88% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 60.61%
Democratic: 37.65%
Libertarian: 1%
Other: 0.47%
Green: 0.27%


Nearby Locations

Arlington, IA (5.31 mi.)
Volga, IA (6.15 mi.)
Fayette, IA (8.03 mi.)
Elgin, IA (8.29 mi.)
Clermont, IA (11.41 mi.)
Eldorado, IA (11.70 mi.)
Auburn Douglas, IA (11.70 mi.)
Douglas, IA (11.70 mi.)
West Union, IA (11.70 mi.)
Strawberry Pt, IA (11.73 mi.)
Randalia, IA (11.92 mi.)
Maynard, IA (12.43 mi.)
Elkader, IA (12.62 mi.)
Saint Olaf, IA (13.80 mi.)
Oran, IA (14.43 mi.)
Postville, IA (14.90 mi.)
Aurora, IA (15.44 mi.)
Stanley, IA (15.80 mi.)
Hawkeye, IA (16.49 mi.)
Lamont, IA (16.51 mi.)
Oelwein, IA (17.20 mi.)
Edgewood, IA (18.35 mi.)
Littleport, IA (18.35 mi.)
Dundee, IA (18.78 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 52169
Latitude : 42.842003
Longitude : -91.671464
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 992 ft.
Area Code(s) : 563

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.32
Male Population Estimate : 50.93%
Female Population Estimate : 49.07%
Median Age : 43.7
Male Median Age : 44.0
Female Median Age : 43.5

White Population Estimate : 100.00%
Black Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.46%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.46%
Other Population Estimate : 0.46%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Wadena specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Fayette County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Fayette County: About 279 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Fayette County is about 3% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.