Waynesboro is a city located in Wayne County Tennessee. Waynesboro has a 2020 population of 2,464. It is also the county seat of Wayne County. Waynesboro is currently growing at a rate of 0.61% annually and its population has increased by 1.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,437 in 2010.
The average household income in Waynesboro is $59,375 with a poverty rate of 33.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $512 per month, and the median house value is $77,400. The median age in Waynesboro is 42 years, 35.5 years for males, and 46.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Waynesborowas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 48.78%.
98.26% of Waynesboro residents speak only English, while 1.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.42% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Waynesboro is Black, with 78.32% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Waynesboro is Hispanic, with 19.35% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.11%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Waynesboro
99.22% of Waynesboro residents were born in the United States, with 69.93% having been born in Tennessee. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.