Wapello County , Iowa

Wapello County: County in Iowa, United States

About

Wapello County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 35,625 and a population density of 82 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 34,985 inhabitants. Its county seat is Ottumwa. The county was created 179 years ago in 1842.

Wapello County Quick Facts

Population : 34,985 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
Different from : Wapello
Area : 436 km2
Water as percent of area : 1%
Land as percent of area : 99%
Named for : Wapello
Altitude : 797 feet / 243 meters
Capital : Ottumwa
Establishment : January 01, 1843
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 14:04:10 (20th January 2022)
Density : 80 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.83% (2010-2020)
Wapello County locator map
Location of Wapello County on Iowa map.
Wapello County  Iowa Courthouse image
Wapello County Iowa Courthouse
Wapello County  Iowa Courthouse image

Geography

Wapello County is located at 41°1'50"N 92°24'34"W (41.0305800, -92.4094500). It has 3 neighbors: Davis County, Keokuk County and Mahaska County.

Wapello County map

The largest city of Wapello County is Ottumwa with a population of 24,375. Other cities include, Eddyville population 1,010, Eldon population 915, Agency population 641 and Blakesburg population 285. See all Wapello County cities & populated places.

Wapello County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Wapello County.

City Name Population Title
Ottumwa 24,375 City in Iowa
Eddyville 1,010 City in Wapello County, Iowa, United States
Eldon 915 City in Iowa, United States
Agency 641 City in Wapello County, Iowa, United States
Blakesburg 285 City in Wapello County, Iowa, United States
Kirkville 177 Human settlement in Wapello County, Iowa, United States of America
Chillicothe 97 City in Wapello County, Iowa, United States

Wapello County has 3 neighbours.

  • Ottumwa

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Wapello County decreased by 1.83% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 35,625 - census
2011 35,486 -0.39% estimation process
2012 35,431 -0.16% estimation process
2013 35,507 0.21% estimation process
2014 35,426 -0.23% estimation process
2015 35,456 0.08% estimation process
2016 35,265 -0.54% estimation process
2017 35,022 -0.69% estimation process
2018 34,991 -0.09% estimation process
2019 34,969 -0.06% estimation process
2020 34,985 0.05% estimation process

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People born in Wapello County (5)

People born in Wapello County, including politician Gene W. Glenn, activist Milo Reno, politician Charles N. Poncy, .

List

  • Frank Springer (American lawyer and paleontologist (1848–1927)) he was born in 17/06/1848
  • Donald Gettings (American politician) he was born in 21/11/1923

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