Waverly

Website:  www.waverlymn.org

Population, Households, and Median Income:
Population: 2010 Census 1,357
Households: 2010 Census :  603
Median Income: $66,786
(from American community survey, US Census, 2010 inflation adjusted dollars)

Location:
Waverly is located in Wright County approximately 30 miles west of the Minneapolis Metropolitan area on US Highway 12.

Development Incentives:
Waverly’s business subsidy policy allows the use of Tax Increment Financing Districts, Tax abatement, grants and loans (should funds be available).

General Contact Information:  
City Hall
P.O. Box 189, 502 Atlantic Ave., Waverly, MN 55390

Phone: 763-658-4217; Fax 763-658-6189

Hours:  8 am – 4:30 pm (M-F)

  • Clerk Treasurer: Debbie Ryks
  • Mayor:  Connie Holmes
  • EDA President:  Dr. Sarah Bartosch

Community Amenities:
Waverly is home to two lakes – recreational Big Waverly Lake and the scenic environmental Carrigan Lake.   Big Waverly Lake has two public boat launching docks and a lake front park that includes picnic tables, a pavilion, grills, playground equipment, a sandy beach, and tennis courts.  There are several other parks with playground equipment located in newer housing developments.  Waverly has a series of trails connecting newer housing developments with the elementary school, downtown, and the lake front park.

There is a wide choice of housing available with newer housing (and lots for building) located in five developments south of Highway 12.  Lake front property is available on Big Waverly Lake and a wide choice of homes are located in older neighborhoods near the Hubert Humphrey Elementary School – a State of Minnesota nominee for the National Blue Ribbon Educational award.

Utilities:

  • Electricity and Gas:  Excel Energy;
  • Cable:  Comcast;
  • Telephone: Windstream, Comcast available

Major Employers:

  • Citizens State Bank
  • Red Lodge Bar and Grill
  • Marks’ Service