Waverly is located in Northeast Iowa along the banks of the Cedar River. It is a beautiful community with a population of 10,000. Located in the Cedar Valley, access to larger cities is in arm’s reach. The closest, the Waterloo-Cedar Falls metro area, with a population of 165,000 is only 15 miles south. Others include:
- Des Moines, Iowa – 132 Miles
- Chicago, Illinois – 291 Miles
- Minneapolis, Minnesota – 223 Miles
- Omaha, Nebraska – 264 Miles
Waverly is home to excellent public and private schools including Wartburg College, a 4-year liberal arts college.The community is green and growing with progressive economic development and an impressively low unemployment rate. The city boasts a diverse commercial, agricultural, financial and industrial base. Residents enjoy a high quality of life in a friendly community with a college town atmosphere.