Wayne County, Missouri Population 2018

Wayne County, Missouri's estimated population is 13,296 with a growth rate of -0.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wayne County, Missouri is the 77th largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201713,296-45-0.34%
201613,3411341.01%
201613,207-209-1.56%
201513,416-48-0.36%
201413,46410.01%
201313,463680.51%
201213,395-17-0.13%
201113,412-95-0.70%
201013,5071,96417.01%
199011,5432662.36%
198011,2772,73131.96%
19708,546-92-1.07%
19608,638-1,876-17.84%
195010,514-2,280-17.82%
194012,7945514.50%
193012,243-769-5.91%
192013,012-2,169-14.29%
191015,181-128-0.84%
190015,3093,38228.36%
189011,9272,83131.12%
18809,0963,02849.90%
18706,0684397.80%
18605,6291,11124.59%
18504,5181,11532.77%
18403,4031394.26%
18303,2641,821126.20%
18201,4430.00%

Wayne County, Missouri Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,944
Two or More Races246
Black or African American90
American Indian and Alaska Native51
Asian8
Some Other Race2

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

Wayne County, Missouri 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, Missouri Median Age

46.8


Total

46.2


Male

47.4


Female

Wayne County, Missouri Adults

There are 10,539 adults, (2,922 of which are seniors) in Wayne County, Missouri.

Wayne County, Missouri Age Dependency

75.3

Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wayne County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

6,701

50.23%

Male

6,640

49.77%

Wayne County, Missouri Households and Families

Wayne County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wayne County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All76.5%23.5%
Female66.5%33.5%
Non Family64.3%35.7%
Male59.1%40.9%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wayne County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6122.3576.5
Married2,8052.8688.7
Non Family1,8071.2564.3
Female7312.8966.5
Male2692.9459.1

2.78

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wayne County, Missouri Households

Wayne County, Missouri Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8468.79%
9th to 12th Grade1,53415.94%
High School Graduate3,56437.02%
Some College2,09721.78%
Associates Degree4444.61%
Bachelors Degree8438.76%
Graduate Degree2983.10%

Wayne County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3157,0251,096
Multiple Races1619137
Hispanic7876
Native American41338
Black2313
Asian88
Other Race2

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 22.98%.

Wayne County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,140$30,615$20,285
Less Than High School$21,522$25,745$13,646
High School Grad$21,444$24,432$18,575
Some College$27,639$35,568$19,263
Bachelors Degree$34,814$52,500$33,625
Graduate Degree$36,250$$

$25,140

Average Earnings

$30,615

Average Male

$20,285

Average Female

Wayne County, Missouri Language

Wayne County, Missouri Language by Age

Wayne County, Missouri Language

98.93% of Wayne County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 1.07% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.51% of the population.

Wayne County, Missouri Poverty

Wayne County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,5322,84022.66%
Multiple2417631.54%
Hispanic1905830.53%
Native512650.98%
Black50714.00%
Other22100.00%

22.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.27%

Male Poverty Rate

25.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wayne County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Missouri is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Missouri is Black, with 14.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.38%.

Wayne County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.70%
High School17.00%
Some College14.68%
Bachelors or Greater9.41%

Wayne County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.97%
Male Unemployed31.73%
Female Employed9.59%
Male Employed7.86%

Wayne County, Missouri Income

Wayne County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,954$42,851
Families$39,419$50,679
Married Families$47,074$
Non Families$18,051$24,457

Wayne County, Missouri Marital Status

Wayne County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Wayne County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

Wayne County, Missouri Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Wayne County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

Wayne County, Missouri Veterans

Wayne County, Missouri Veterans by War

1,326

Number of Veterans

1,276

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam473
Korea254
First Gulf War214
Second Gulf War162
World War II29

Wayne County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+361
65 to 74348
35 to 54342
55 to 64167
18 to 34108

Wayne County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,26612.33%
2 or More5026.60%
Hispanic1620.51%
Indian1024.39%

Wayne County, Missouri Veterans by Education

10.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wayne County, Missouri Employment Status

Wayne County, Missouri Employment by Age

47%

Labor Force Participation

42.8%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Wayne County, Missouri Employment by Race

Wayne County, Missouri Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wayne County, Missouri

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Piedmont19831938-45-2.27%
Greenville495482-13-2.63%
Williamsville350340-10-2.86%
Mill Spring182180-2-1.10%
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