Wayne County Population 2017

Wayne County's estimated population is 1,749,366 with a growth rate of -0.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wayne County is the 1st largest county in Michigan.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20161,749,366-7,696-0.44%
20151,757,062-7,857-0.45%
20141,764,919-9,704-0.55%
20131,774,623-17,372-0.97%
20121,791,995-8,920-0.50%
20111,800,915-14,310-0.79%
20101,815,225-296,462-14.04%
19902,111,687-226,204-9.68%
19802,337,891-328,860-12.33%
19702,666,7514540.02%
19602,666,297231,0629.49%
19502,435,235419,61220.82%
19402,015,623126,6776.71%
19301,888,946711,30160.40%
19201,177,645646,054121.53%
1910531,591182,79852.41%
1900348,79391,67935.66%
1890257,11490,67054.47%
1880166,44447,40639.82%
1870119,03843,49157.57%
186075,54732,79176.69%
185042,75618,58376.88%
184024,17317,392256.48%
18306,7813,20789.73%
18203,5741,34760.48%
18102,227-979-30.54%
18003,2060.00%

Wayne County Population Growth

Population Data via

Wayne County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White960,38954.90%
Black or African American691,33739.52%
Asian54,7373.13%
Two or More Races41,7372.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native8,4790.48%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3830.02%

Wayne County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Wayne County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Detroit713862672795-41067-5.75%
Dearborn9814694444-3702-3.77%
Livonia9694294041-2901-2.99%
Westland8409781545-2552-3.03%
Taylor6313161177-1954-3.10%
Dearborn Heights5777455761-2013-3.48%
Lincoln Park3814436720-1424-3.73%
Southgate3004729085-962-3.20%
Allen Park2821027214-996-3.53%
Garden City2769226719-973-3.51%
Wyandotte2588324955-928-3.59%
Inkster2536624462-904-3.56%
Romulus2398923281-708-2.95%
Hamtramck2241721752-665-2.97%
Trenton1885318253-600-3.18%
Wayne1759316954-639-3.63%
Harper Woods1423613730-506-3.55%
Riverview1248612103-383-3.07%
Highland Park1177610883-893-7.58%
Melvindale1071510322-393-3.67%
Flat Rock98789828-50-0.51%
Ecorse95089181-327-3.44%
Plymouth91329077-55-0.60%
River Rouge79037482-421-5.33%
Northville5974597950.08%
Grosse Pointe54215187-234-4.32%
Belleville39913853-138-3.46%
Rockwood32893176-113-3.44%
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