The City of Wayland had a population of 4,380 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Wayland is located at latitude 42.6731 and longitude -85.6417 in Allegan County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wayland (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Allegan County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 771 feet.
The City of Wayland (GNIS ID: 1627231) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Population in Households||4,301|
|Population in Familes||3,381|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||79|
|Median Household Income||$43,616|
|Average Household Income||$57,384|
|Per Capita Income||$22,117|
|Total Housing Units||1,881 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,173 (62.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||499 (26.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||210 (11.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$103,392|
|Average Home Value||$119,006|
|Average Household Size||2.57|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.83%|
|Per Capita Income||3.01%|
The table below compares Wayland to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 190||73rd|
|Population Density||# 213||69th|
|Diversity Index||# 289||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 429||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 476||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.