Wayne County Population 2018

Wayne County's estimated population is 1,753,616 with a growth rate of -0.17% 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
20171,753,616-2,982-0.17%
20161,756,598-5,500-0.31%
20151,762,098-6,909-0.39%
20141,769,007-8,783-0.49%
20131,777,790-16,283-0.91%
20121,794,073-8,091-0.45%
20111,802,164-12,905-0.71%
20101,815,069-296,618-14.05%
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
White960,38954.77%
Black or African American691,33739.42%
Asian54,7373.12%
Two or More Races41,7372.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native8,4790.48%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3830.02%

Wayne County Population Pyramid

0k10k20k30k40k50k60k70k Male Population0k10k20k30k40k50k60k70k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
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