Wayne County, Indiana Population 2019

Wayne County, Indiana's estimated population is 66,178 with a growth rate of -0.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wayne County, Indiana is the 25th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201865,936-242-0.37%
201766,178-431-0.65%
201666,609-356-0.53%
201566,965-412-0.61%
201467,377-406-0.60%
201367,783-438-0.64%
201268,221-407-0.59%
201168,628-262-0.38%
201068,890-3,061-4.25%
199071,951-4,107-5.40%
198076,058-3,051-3.86%
197079,1095,0706.85%
196074,0395,4737.98%
195068,5669,33715.76%
194059,2294,4208.06%
193054,8096,67313.86%
192048,1364,37910.01%
191043,7574,78712.28%
190038,9701,3423.57%
189037,628-985-2.55%
188038,6134,56513.41%
187034,0484,49015.19%
186029,5584,23816.74%
185025,3202,0308.72%
184023,2904,71925.41%
183018,5716,45253.24%
182012,1190.00%

How Many People Live in Wayne County, Indiana?

66,178

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White60,30590.05%
Black or African American3,4385.13%
Two or More Races1,7082.55%
Some Other Race7331.09%
Asian6640.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native1240.19%

Wayne County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Wayne County, Indiana Median Age

41.1


Total

39.3


Male

43.1


Female

Wayne County, Indiana Adults

There are 52,121 adults, (12,163 of whom are seniors) in Wayne County, Indiana.

Wayne County, Indiana Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Wayne County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

34,585

51.64%

Male

32,387

48.36%

Wayne County, Indiana Households and Families

Wayne County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wayne County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.2%17.8%
All67.4%32.6%
Male66.6%33.4%
Non Family55.3%44.7%
Female48.6%51.4%

67.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,3972.4467.4
Married12,3543.0282.2
Non Family9,0871.2255.3
Female3,8063.248.6
Male1,1503.2266.6

3

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wayne County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8794.09%
9th to 12th Grade4,78410.42%
High School Graduate17,32637.74%
Some College9,64221.00%
Associates Degree3,9398.58%
Bachelors Degree4,90110.68%
Graduate Degree3,4367.48%

Wayne County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White42,04536,1067,667
Black2,0931,852291
Hispanic79445977
Multiple Races57246770
Other Race341142
Asian338292232
Native American98845

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 88.49%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 68.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,652$35,841$25,932
Less Than High School$19,977$22,547$16,099
High School Grad$26,819$31,652$21,144
Some College$29,697$36,426$25,501
Bachelors Degree$42,126$50,024$37,389
Graduate Degree$56,479$66,250$52,860

$30,652

Average Earnings

$35,841

Average Male

$25,932

Average Female

Wayne County, Indiana Language

Wayne County, Indiana Language by Age

Wayne County, Indiana Language

95.67% of Wayne County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 4.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.75% of the population.

Wayne County, Indiana Poverty

Wayne County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White57,3979,83117.13%
Black3,11897031.11%
Hispanic1,69358434.49%
Other65339159.88%
Multiple1,55133021.28%
Asian513203.90%
Native11176.31%

18.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.94%

Male Poverty Rate

20.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wayne County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Indiana is Other, with 59.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Indiana is Asian, with 3.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.28%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.37%
Some College14.23%
High School12.90%
Bachelors or Greater4.14%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.15%
Male Unemployed35.89%
Female Employed11.05%
Male Employed6.53%

Wayne County, Indiana Income

Wayne County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,813$59,323
Families$55,359$71,598
Married Families$67,556$83,773
Non Families$22,909$33,711

Wayne County, Indiana Marital Status

Wayne County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Wayne County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Wayne County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Wayne County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Wayne County, Indiana Veterans

5,116

Number of Veterans

4,917

Male Veterans

199

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,912
First Gulf War849
Korea408
World War II391
Second Gulf War368
Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,307
65 to 741,284
55 to 641,196
75+1,110
18 to 34219

Wayne County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,5849.63%
Black42916.81%
Hispanic726.71%
2 or More526.12%
Indian5148.11%

Wayne County, Indiana Veterans by Education

8.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wayne County, Indiana Employment Status

57.7%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Wayne County, Indiana Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

70.78%

Born in Indiana

97.96%

Native Born

2.04%

Foreign Born

1.16%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.96% of Wayne County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 70.78% having been born in Indiana. 1.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Wayne County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Richmond3679735664-1133-3.08%
Centerville26432563-80-3.03%
Cambridge City18601765-95-5.11%
Hagerstown17871713-74-4.14%
Fountain City811772-39-4.81%
Dublin801761-40-4.99%
Milton486459-27-5.56%
Greens Fork423408-15-3.55%
East Germantown395370-25-6.33%
Spring Grove339330-9-2.65%
Economy185179-6-3.24%
Boston138133-5-3.62%
Mount Auburn110106-4-3.64%
Whitewater7269-3-4.17%
  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