Wayne County Demographics

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

What is the population of Wayne County?

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There are 53,507 residents in Wayne County, with a median age of 40. Of this, 47.72% are males and 52.28% are females. US-born citizens make up 98.16% of the resident pool in Wayne County, while non-US-born citizens account for 0.55%. Additionally, 1.29% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 50,180 people in Wayne County currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 53,507 1.8%
Male Population 25,532 -0.8%
Female Population 27,975 4.3%
Male population 47.72%
Female population 52.28%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 40 0.0%
Citizen US Born 52,523 1.4%
Citizen not US Born 296 -4.8%
Not Citizen 688 47.6%
Citizen US Born 98.16%
Citizen not US Born 0.55%
Not Citizen 1.29%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 23 -17.9%
Moved from Same County 1,087 -29.8%
Moved from Same State 1,169 -19.0%
Moved from Different State 280 6.5%
Same House as Last Year 50,180 3.6%
Moved from Abroad 0.04%
Moved from Same County 2.06%
Moved from Same State 2.22%
Moved from Different State 0.53%
Same House as Last Year 95.15%

What are the employment statistics in Wayne County?

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White-collar workers make up 65.93% of the working population in Wayne County, while blue-collar employees account for 34.07%. There are also 2,438 entrepreneurs in Wayne County (11.77% of the workforce); 13,387 workers employed in private companies (64.62%); and 4,051 people working in governmental institutions (19.55%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 13,659 2.7%
Blue Collar 7,058 -4.0%
White Collar 65.93%
Blue Collar 34.07%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 2,438 2.0%
Private Companies 13,387 -2.1%
Governmental Workers 4,051 11.0%
Not for Profit Companies 841 -10.0%
Self Employees 11.77%
Private Companies 64.62%
Governmental Workers 19.55%
Not for Profit Companies 4.06%

How many households are there in Wayne County?

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There are a total of 20,069 households in Wayne County, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 71.62% of these Wayne County households, while non-family units account for the remaining 28.38%. Additionally, 35.1% of households have children and 64.9% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 20,069 1.8%
Average People Per Household 3 -5.7%
Family Households 14,373 3.8%
Non-family Households 5,696 -3.2%
Family Households 71.62%
Non-family Households 28.38%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 7,044 -1.7%
Households without Children 13,025 3.7%
Households with Children 35.1%
Households without Children 64.9%

What are the median and average incomes in Wayne County?

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The average annual household income in Wayne County is $58,839, while the median household income sits at $45,106 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $71,775, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $45,338. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $123,110 and $32,143, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $58,839 0.6%
Median Household Income $45,106 -2.0%
People below Poverty Level 10,325 0.3%
People above Poverty Level 42,099 2.5%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Wayne County?

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There are 24,327 housing units in Wayne County, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1987. Of the 20,069 occupied housing units in Wayne County, 83.17% are owner-occupied, while 16.83% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 33.28% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $85,800. In general, housing costs reach $462 per month in Wayne County.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 24,327 1.6%
Median Year Built 1987 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 1,110 -7.8%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1,189 24.1%
Built between 1950 and 1959 1,164 -19.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 2,062 0.9%
Built between 1970 and 1979 4,820 6.2%
Built between 1980 and 1989 4,093 -4.0%
Built between 1990 and 1999 5,095 2.5%
Built between 2000 and 2009 2,270 -12.3%
Built in 2010 or Later 2,524 30.8%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 20,069 1.8%
Owner Occupied 16,691 3.5%
Renter Occupied 3,378 -6.3%
Owner Occupied 83.17%
Renter Occupied 16.83%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 5,554 4.5%
Without Mortgage 11,137 3.1%
Median Value with Mortgage $85,800 -5.5%
Median Value without Mortgage $77,800 -5.7%
Median Housing Costs per Month $462 0.4%
With Mortgage 33.28%
Without Mortgage 66.72%

What is the level of education in Wayne County?

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Approximately 45.77% of the population in Wayne County holds a high school degree (that's 19,095 residents), while 26.47% have attained a college certificate (11,045 locals) and 8.41% have a bachelor's degree (3,509 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 1,904 -7.4%
Some High School 19,095 2.3%
Some College 11,045 0.2%
Associate Degree 3,273 -9.3%
Bachelor's Degree 3,509 9.9%
Graduate Degree 2,895 19.8%
No High School 4.56%
Some High School 45.77%
Some College 26.47%
Associate Degree 7.84%
Bachelor's Degree 8.41%
Graduate Degree 6.94%

What is the marital status of Wayne County residents?

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A total of 11,969 people in Wayne County have never been married (which represents 27.7% of the total population), while 22,321 of them are wedded (51.66%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 1,033 (2.39%) and 4,864 (11.26%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 11,969 7.3%
Married 22,321 2.8%
Separated 1,033 -14.6%
Widowed 3,018 -11.0%
Divorced 4,864 -6.7%
Never Married 27.7%
Married 51.66%
Separated 2.39%
Widowed 6.99%
Divorced 11.26%

What are the most common means of transportation in Wayne County?

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The top three means of transportation people in Wayne County use to get to work are: car, walking and bus or trolley bus. A total of 18,350 residents commute by car, 261 prefer going to work by walking and 113 by bus or trolley bus.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 18,350 0.4%
Bus or TrolleyBus 113 5.6%
Motorcycle 9 -35.7%
Walk 261 -27.3%

What is the median and average household income in Wayne County by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
39322 2,054 629 $45,893.00 $55,618.00
39360 3,993 1,426 $24,880.00 $50,473.00
39362 3,994 1,626 $49,141.00 $61,490.00
39367 14,522 5,905 $29,404.00 $57,554.00
39443 21,505 7,795 $51,165.00 $72,080.00
39476 7,439 2,688 $44,318.00 $55,817.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
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.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 39322 39360 39362 39367 39443 39476

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