Wayne City is a city located in Wayne County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 981, it is the 665th largest city in Illinois and the 10374th largest city in the United States . Wayne City is currently declining at a rate of -0.61% annually and its population has decreased by -4.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,032 in 2010. Wayne City reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Wayne City has a population density of 570 people per square mile.
The average household income in Wayne City is $56,495 with a poverty rate of 12.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $673 per month, and the median house value is $97,300. The median age in Wayne City is 48.4 years, 41.5 years for males, and 52.8 years for females.