Wayne County Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Wayne County Population Demographics top

Total Population 1,780,719
Male Population 856,665
Female Population 924,054
Male Population 48.11 %
Female Population 51.89 %
Median Age 38.6
Citizen US Born 1,606,501
Citizen not US Born 104,985
Not Citizen 69,233
Citizen US Born 90.22 %
Citizen not US Born 5.9 %
Not Citizen 3.89 %
Moved from Abroad 8,494
Moved from Same Country 174,700
Moved from Same State 35,995
Moved from Different State 20,331
Same House as Last Year 1,517,797
Moved from Abroad 0.48 %
Moved from Same Country 9.81 %
Moved from Same State 2.02 %
Moved from Different State 1.14 %
Same House as Last Year 85.24 %

Occupational Employment in Wayne County top

White Collar 554,428
Blue Collar 176,236
White Collar 31.14 %
Blue Collar 9.9 %
Self Employees 48,575
Private Companies 548,134
Governmental Workers 69,006
Not for Profit Companies 64,949
Self Employees 2.73 %
Private Companies 30.78 %
Governmental Workers 3.88 %
Not for Profit Companies 3.65 %

Number of Households in Wayne County top

Total Households 679,748
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 421,598
Non-family Households 258,150
Non-family Households 23.68 %
Family Households 14.5 %
Households with Children 208,545
Households without Children 471,203
Households with Children 11.71 %
Households without Children 26.46 %

Median and Average Income in Wayne County top

Average Household Income $63,346.52
Median Household Income $42,119.00
People below Poverty Level 406,148
People above Poverty Level 1,330,358

Housing in Wayne County top

Housing Units 822,564
Median Year Built 1954
Built in 1939 or Earlier 173,739
Built between 1940 and 1949 132,961
Built between 1950 and 1959 201,589
Built between 1960 and 1969 89,449
Built between 1970 and 1979 83,437
Built between 1980 and 1989 39,966
Built between 1990 and 1999 49,442
Built between 2000 and 2009 44,675
Built in 2010 or Later 7,306
Occupied Housing Units 679,748
Owner Occupied 424,565
Renter Occupied 255,183
Owner Occupied 23.84 %
Renter Occupied 14.33 %
With Mortgage 231,239
Without Mortgage 193,326
Median Value with Mortgage $94,800.00
Median Value without Mortgage $65,400.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $823.00
With Mortgage 12.99 %
Without Mortgage 10.86 %

Wayne County Education Statistics top

No High School 55,853
Some High School 552,077
Some College 384,861
Associate Degree 104,638
Bachelor's Degree 176,861
Graduate Degree 110,579
No High School 3.14 %
Some High School 31 %
Some College 21.61 %
Associate Degree 5.88 %
Bachelor's Degree 9.93 %
Graduate Degree 6.21 %

Marital Status in Wayne County top

Never Married 584,918
Married 582,048
Separated 29,352
Widowed 95,536
Divorced 166,539
Never Married 32.85 %
Married 32.69 %
Separated 1.65 %
Widowed 5.37 %
Divorced 9.35 %

Means of Transport to Work in Wayne County top

Car 645,184
Bus or TrolleyBus 20,436
Railroad 19
Ferryboat 81
Bicycle 2,869
Motorcycle 464
TaxiCab 2,060
Walk 13,741

Recently added listings in Wayne County top

$124,900 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
$89,900 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
$99,900 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
$242,500 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
$95,000 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2017 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Wayne County is an area in Southeast Michigan,Michigan with a population of 1,780,719. There are 856,665 male residents living in Wayne County and 924,054 female residents. The total number of households is 679,748 with 3 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 39 with 582,048 people being married and 876,345 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 75.88% white collar employees and 24.12% blue collar employees in Wayne County.
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