Wayne County Population 2017

Wayne County's estimated population is 16,396 with a growth rate of -0.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wayne County is the 66th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201616,396-31-0.19%
201516,427-105-0.64%
201416,532-76-0.46%
201316,608-16-0.10%
201216,624-6-0.04%
201116,630-117-0.70%
201016,747-494-2.87%
199017,241-818-4.53%
198018,0591,0556.20%
197017,004-2,004-10.54%
196019,008-1,925-9.20%
195020,933-1,159-5.25%
194022,0922,96215.48%
193019,130-3,642-15.99%
192022,772-2,925-11.38%
191025,697-1,929-6.98%
190027,6263,82016.05%
189023,8062,51511.81%
188021,2911,5337.76%
187019,7587,53561.65%
186012,2235,39879.09%
18506,8251,69232.96%
18405,1332,580101.06%
18302,5531,439129.17%
18201,1140.00%

Wayne County Population Growth

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Wayne County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White16,01897.69%
Two or More Races1610.98%
Black or African American1030.63%
Asian990.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native430.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.02%

Wayne County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Wayne County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fairfield51545024-130-2.52%
Wayne City10321013-19-1.84%
Cisne672656-16-2.38%
Sims252250-2-0.79%
Mount Erie8887-1-1.14%
Keenes8382-1-1.20%
Johnsonville7776-1-1.30%
Golden Gate6867-1-1.47%
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