The City of Wayland had a population of 4,332 as of July 1, 2017.
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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wayland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,078|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,449|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||4,527|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.05|
|Population in Households||4,253|
|Population in Familes||3,376|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||79|
|Median Household Income||$44,294|
|Average Household Income||$56,987|
|Per Capita Income||$21,972|
|Total Housing Units||1,843 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,067 (57.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||586 (31.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||190 (10.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$90,175|
|Average Home Value||$107,763|
|Average Household Size||2.57|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.68%|
|Per Capita Income||1.76%|
The table below compares Wayland to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 215||69th|
|Diversity Index||# 283||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 393||43rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 449||35th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.