Wayne County, Iowa Population 2019

Wayne County, Iowa's estimated population is 6,476 with a growth rate of 0.61% 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
20176,476390.61%
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
White6,213
Two or More Races127
Black or African American43
American Indian and Alaska Native19
Asian3

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Wayne County, Iowa Population Pyramid 2019

50100150200250 Male Population50100150200250 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Wayne County, Iowa Median Age

43.3


Total

42.3


Male

44.4


Female

Wayne County, Iowa Adults

There are 4,831 adults, (1,424 of whom are seniors) in Wayne County, Iowa.

Wayne County, Iowa Age Dependency

88

Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Wayne County, Iowa Sex Ratio

Female

3,269

51.04%

Male

3,136

48.96%

Wayne County, Iowa Households and Families

Wayne County, Iowa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Wayne County, Iowa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.5%7.5%
Male90.4%9.6%
All80.7%19.3%
Non Family67.8%32.2%
Female58.9%41.1%

80.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wayne County, Iowa Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6312.3980.7
Married1,3173.1292.5
Non Family9871.1567.8
Female1922.8958.9
Male1353.6790.4

3.06

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

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 Grade2746.25%
9th to 12th Grade1954.45%
High School Graduate1,99045.40%
Some College87820.03%
Associates Degree44210.08%
Bachelors Degree4169.49%
Graduate Degree1884.29%

Wayne County, Iowa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,2483,789589
Multiple Races62622
Black40305
Native American1919
Hispanic14148

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 57.14%.

Wayne County, Iowa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,971$40,018$22,454
Less Than High School$30,375$34,722$10,625
High School Grad$30,794$37,102$20,734
Some College$26,829$35,341$23,922
Bachelors Degree$34,375$60,395$22,014
Graduate Degree$66,250$89,375$43,125

$30,971

Average Earnings

$40,018

Average Male

$22,454

Average Female

Wayne County, Iowa Language

Wayne County, Iowa Language by Age

Wayne County, Iowa Language

91.17% of Wayne County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 8.83% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 7.93% of the population.

Wayne County, Iowa Poverty

Wayne County, Iowa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,09491615.03%
Multiple1236149.59%
Black342161.76%
Asian33100.00%

15.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.69%

Male Poverty Rate

17.07%

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 15.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.42%.

Wayne County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.58%
High School11.90%
Some College9.54%
Bachelors or Greater1.83%

Wayne County, Iowa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed66.67%
Female Unemployed25.00%
Female Employed7.97%
Male Employed7.10%

Wayne County, Iowa Income

Wayne County, Iowa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,434$56,025
Families$54,784$65,938
Married Families$59,068$
Non Families$25,801$37,890

Wayne County, Iowa Marital Status

Wayne County, Iowa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Wayne County, Iowa Veterans

Wayne County, Iowa Veterans by War

461

Number of Veterans

435

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam161
Korea93
First Gulf War77
World War II72
Second Gulf War35

Wayne County, Iowa Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+171
65 to 74131
55 to 6474
35 to 5467
18 to 3418

Wayne County, Iowa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4379.30%
2 or More2435.82%
Hispanic640.00%

Wayne County, Iowa Veterans by Education

11.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wayne County, Iowa Employment Status

Wayne County, Iowa Employment by Age

57.4%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

2.6%

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