Wayne County, Ohio Population 2018

Wayne County, Ohio's estimated population is 116,038 with a growth rate of 0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wayne County, Ohio is the 24th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017116,0382910.25%
2016115,747-675-0.58%
2016116,4223670.32%
2015116,0552790.24%
2014115,7764940.43%
2013115,2823060.27%
2012114,9763560.31%
2011114,6202290.20%
2010114,39112,93012.74%
1990101,4614,0534.16%
198097,40810,28511.81%
197087,12311,62615.40%
196075,49716,78128.58%
195058,7168,19616.22%
194050,5203,4967.43%
193047,0245,67813.73%
192041,3463,2888.64%
191038,0581880.50%
190037,870-1,135-2.91%
189039,005-1,071-2.67%
188040,0764,96014.12%
187035,1162,6338.11%
186032,483-498-1.51%
185032,981-2,827-7.89%
184035,80812,47553.47%
183023,33311,40095.53%
182011,9330.00%

Wayne County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White109,989
Two or More Races1,857
Black or African American1,806
Asian1,069
Some Other Race787
American Indian and Alaska Native239

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

Wayne County, Ohio 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, Ohio Median Age

38.8


Total

37.5


Male

40.2


Female

Wayne County, Ohio Adults

There are 87,157 adults, (18,635 of which are seniors) in Wayne County, Ohio.

Wayne County, Ohio Age Dependency

68.7

Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Wayne County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

58,388

50.44%

Male

57,359

49.56%

Wayne County, Ohio Households and Families

Wayne County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wayne County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All72.2%27.8%
Male61.2%38.8%
Non Family54.6%45.4%
Female51.6%48.4%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wayne County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All43,0372.672.2
Married24,4473.1985.6
Non Family12,6061.1654.6
Female4,0933.2851.6
Male1,8913.1461.2

3.12

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wayne County, Ohio Households

Wayne County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,1236.77%
9th to 12th Grade5,9057.80%
High School Graduate30,67140.53%
Some College12,26216.20%
Associates Degree5,4667.22%
Bachelors Degree10,05713.29%
Graduate Degree6,1888.18%

Wayne County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White72,10961,79115,197
Hispanic1,050731241
Black1,034901162
Asian693512381
Multiple Races665557118
Other Race404305170
Native American16816893

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 55.36%.

Wayne County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,187$41,225$24,415
Less Than High School$25,562$31,278$17,564
High School Grad$30,746$38,643$20,631
Some College$31,606$41,100$25,292
Bachelors Degree$42,343$53,896$31,704
Graduate Degree$56,783$64,618$49,479

$33,187

Average Earnings

$41,225

Average Male

$24,415

Average Female

Wayne County, Ohio Language

Wayne County, Ohio Language by Age

Wayne County, Ohio Language

89.64% of Wayne County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 10.36% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 7.92% of the population.

Wayne County, Ohio Poverty

Wayne County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White105,48412,67912.02%
Hispanic1,97356728.74%
Black1,59554634.23%
Multiple1,81434819.18%
Other77224631.87%
Asian936606.41%
Native2395322.18%

12.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.94%

Male Poverty Rate

14.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wayne County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Ohio is Black, with 34.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Ohio is Asian, with 6.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.64%.

Wayne County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.44%
High School10.26%
Some College8.81%
Bachelors or Greater2.97%

Wayne County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.83%
Male Unemployed31.19%
Female Employed8.06%
Male Employed5.40%

Wayne County, Ohio Income

Wayne County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,363$63,923
Families$61,647$73,010
Married Families$69,391$81,186
Non Families$28,180$37,985

Wayne County, Ohio Marital Status

Wayne County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Wayne County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Wayne County, Ohio 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, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Wayne County, Ohio Veterans

Wayne County, Ohio Veterans by War

6,966

Number of Veterans

6,660

Male Veterans

306

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,803
First Gulf War1,007
Korea649
Second Gulf War611
World War II485

Wayne County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,940
75+1,715
55 to 641,492
35 to 541,325
18 to 34494

Wayne County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,8388.20%
Black644.84%
Hispanic523.99%
2 or More303.28%
Asian192.16%
Indian158.93%

Wayne County, Ohio Veterans by Education

5.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wayne County, Ohio Employment Status

Wayne County, Ohio Employment by Age

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Wayne County, Ohio Employment by Race

Wayne County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wayne County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wooster26179270238443.22%
Norton 1209012011-79-0.65%
Orrville838085051251.49%
Rittman 64946593991.52%
Doylestown30513108571.87%
Creston 21642184200.92%
Dalton18301854241.31%
Shreve1514152170.46%
West Salem14681489211.43%
Smithville12521273211.68%
Apple Creek11731186131.11%
Marshallville75676040.53%
Fredericksburg423420-3-0.71%
Mount Eaton24124210.41%
Burbank20720810.48%
Congress18518610.54%
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