Wayne County Population 2017

Wayne County's estimated population is 40,531 with a growth rate of -1.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wayne County is the 14th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201640,531-443-1.08%
201540,974-330-0.80%
201441,304-349-0.84%
201341,653-72-0.17%
201241,725-235-0.56%
201141,960-480-1.13%
201042,4408041.93%
199041,636-4,385-9.53%
198046,0218,44022.46%
197037,581-1,396-3.58%
196038,9772810.73%
195038,6963,1308.80%
194035,5664,36013.97%
193031,2065,19419.97%
192026,0121,9318.02%
191024,0814621.96%
190023,6194,96726.63%
189018,6523,91326.55%
188014,7396,88787.71%
18707,8521,10516.38%
18606,7471,98741.74%
18504,7600.00%

Wayne County Population Growth

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Wayne County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White40,13199.01%
Two or More Races3730.92%
Black or African American1900.47%
Asian1400.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native1260.31%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.03%

Wayne County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Wayne County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Huntington4920648113-1093-2.22%
Kenova32163055-161-5.01%
Ceredo14461376-70-4.84%
Wayne14311366-65-4.54%
Fort Gay707671-36-5.09%
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