Wayne County, Indiana Population 2018

Wayne County, Indiana's estimated population is 66,185 with a growth rate of -1.84% 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
201766,185-1,238-1.84%
201667,4238321.25%
201666,591-358-0.53%
201566,949-404-0.60%
201467,353-429-0.63%
201367,782-438-0.64%
201268,220-411-0.60%
201168,631-263-0.38%
201068,894-3,057-4.25%
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%

Wayne County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White60,513
Black or African American3,372
Two or More Races1,800
Some Other Race1,037
Asian583
American Indian and Alaska Native118

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

Wayne County, Indiana 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, Indiana Median Age

40.9


Total

39.3


Male

42.7


Female

Wayne County, Indiana Adults

There are 52,455 adults, (12,069 of which are seniors) in Wayne County, Indiana.

Wayne County, Indiana Age Dependency

67.1

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wayne County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

34,843

51.68%

Male

32,580

48.32%

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%18%
All67.6%32.4%
Male66.1%33.9%
Non Family56.7%43.3%
Female47.3%52.7%

67.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wayne County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,6642.4367.6
Married12,4853.0582
Non Family9,3841.2456.7
Female3,6903.1747.3
Male1,1053.166.1

3

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wayne County, Indiana Households

Wayne County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9794.28%
9th to 12th Grade5,07610.99%
High School Graduate18,10539.18%
Some College9,26820.06%
Associates Degree3,8598.35%
Bachelors Degree4,6119.98%
Graduate Degree3,3067.16%

Wayne County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White42,27736,0797,203
Black2,1291,861316
Hispanic80341276
Multiple Races59442783
Other Race449174
Asian330277239
Native American1151034

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 89.57%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 72.42%.

Wayne County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,999$35,434$24,479
Less Than High School$17,043$21,975$13,892
High School Grad$26,224$31,775$19,836
Some College$28,273$35,223$23,620
Bachelors Degree$41,831$49,219$37,978
Graduate Degree$54,698$65,114$51,230

$29,999

Average Earnings

$35,434

Average Male

$24,479

Average Female

Wayne County, Indiana Language

Wayne County, Indiana Language by Age

Wayne County, Indiana Language

95.59% of Wayne County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 4.41% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.03% of the population.

Wayne County, Indiana Poverty

Wayne County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White57,73410,46118.12%
Black3,0861,05734.25%
Hispanic1,74982146.94%
Other95562665.55%
Multiple1,68261636.62%
Asian471122.55%
Native1121210.71%

19.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.61%

Male Poverty Rate

22.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wayne County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Indiana is Other, with 65.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Indiana is Asian, with 2.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.47%.

Wayne County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.67%
High School14.33%
Some College13.51%
Bachelors or Greater4.42%

Wayne County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.36%
Male Unemployed32.36%
Female Employed11.93%
Male Employed7.01%

Wayne County, Indiana Income

Wayne County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,691$54,667
Families$51,617$64,733
Married Families$63,849$75,373
Non Families$22,259$34,583

Wayne County, Indiana Marital Status

Wayne County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Wayne County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Wayne County, Indiana Veterans

Wayne County, Indiana Veterans by War

5,299

Number of Veterans

5,033

Male Veterans

266

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,935
First Gulf War892
Korea575
World War II398
Second Gulf War364

Wayne County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,415
65 to 741,266
75+1,263
55 to 641,173
18 to 34182

Wayne County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,85110.16%
Black38014.78%
Hispanic484.55%
Indian4841.74%
2 or More202.26%

Wayne County, Indiana Veterans by Education

11.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wayne County, Indiana Employment Status

Wayne County, Indiana Employment by Age

57.1%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Wayne County, Indiana Employment by Race

Wayne County, Indiana Employment by Education

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%
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