Wayne County, Iowa Population 2018

Wayne County, Iowa's estimated population is 6,476 with a growth rate of 1.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wayne County, Iowa is the 94th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,476731.14%
20166,403-34-0.53%
20166,437821.29%
20156,355-19-0.30%
20146,374-8-0.13%
20136,382560.89%
20126,326-8-0.13%
20116,334-85-1.32%
20106,419-648-9.17%
19907,067-1,132-13.81%
19808,199-206-2.45%
19708,405-1,395-14.23%
19609,800-1,937-16.50%
195011,737-1,571-11.80%
194013,308-479-3.47%
193013,787-1,591-10.35%
192015,378-806-4.98%
191016,184-1,307-7.47%
190017,4911,82111.62%
189015,670-457-2.83%
188016,1274,84042.88%
187011,2874,87876.11%
18606,4096,0691785.00%
18503400.00%

Wayne County, Iowa Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,264
Two or More Races73
Black or African American41
American Indian and Alaska Native21
Asian4

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Wayne County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Wayne County, Iowa Median Age

43.9


Total

42.9


Male

44.7


Female

Wayne County, Iowa Adults

There are 4,853 adults, (1,434 of which are seniors) in Wayne County, Iowa.

Wayne County, Iowa Age Dependency

87.1

Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Wayne County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

3,294

51.44%

Male

3,109

48.56%

Wayne County, Iowa Households and Families

Wayne County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wayne County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.2%8.8%
Male90.3%9.7%
All79.4%20.6%
Non Family66.4%33.6%
Female55.3%44.7%

79.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wayne County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5742.4479.4
Married1,3063.1791.2
Non Family9441.1566.4
Female1903.155.3
Male1343.5590.3

3.12

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wayne County, Iowa Households

Wayne County, Iowa Education

Wayne County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2495.68%
9th to 12th Grade2235.09%
High School Graduate2,00345.71%
Some College86719.79%
Associates Degree46810.68%
Bachelors Degree3969.04%
Graduate Degree1764.02%

Wayne County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,2813,813560
Black38345
Multiple Races33332
Native American2121
Hispanic995

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 55.56%.

Wayne County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,485$34,213$23,045
Less Than High School$25,795$30,938$7,321
High School Grad$30,117$32,267$20,051
Some College$27,500$32,232$24,511
Bachelors Degree$35,000$60,938$32,159
Graduate Degree$53,036$64,000$46,875

$30,485

Average Earnings

$34,213

Average Male

$23,045

Average Female

Wayne County, Iowa Language

Wayne County, Iowa Language by Age

Wayne County, Iowa Language

92.02% of Wayne County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 7.98% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 7.27% of the population.

Wayne County, Iowa Poverty

Wayne County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,10887614.34%
Multiple682739.71%
Black321546.88%
Asian44100.00%
Native9222.22%

14.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.29%

Male Poverty Rate

15.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wayne County, Iowa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Iowa is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Iowa is White, with 14.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.84%.

Wayne County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.56%
High School12.38%
Some College7.24%
Bachelors or Greater1.41%

Wayne County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed66.67%
Female Unemployed24.44%
Female Employed6.52%
Male Employed5.80%

Wayne County, Iowa Income

Wayne County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,088$54,548
Families$55,625$65,014
Married Families$59,732$
Non Families$24,541$34,972

Wayne County, Iowa Marital Status

Wayne County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Wayne County, Iowa Married by Age and Sex

Wayne County, Iowa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Wayne County, Iowa Marital Status by Race

Wayne County, Iowa Veterans

Wayne County, Iowa Veterans by War

469

Number of Veterans

449

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam179
Korea102
First Gulf War74
World War II61
Second Gulf War21

Wayne County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+173
65 to 74132
35 to 5476
55 to 6475
18 to 3413

Wayne County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4579.62%
2 or More1230.77%
Hispanic411.76%

Wayne County, Iowa Veterans by Education

8.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wayne County, Iowa Employment Status

Wayne County, Iowa Employment by Age

57.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Wayne County, Iowa Employment by Race

Wayne County, Iowa Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wayne County, Iowa

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Corydon15851603181.14%
Seymour70170430.43%
Allerton50150210.20%
Humeston49449620.40%
Lineville21722141.84%
Promise City11111321.80%
Clio808111.25%
Millerton454612.22%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990