Waynesville is a city located in Pulaski County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Pulaski County. With a 2020 population of 5,465, it is the 125th largest city in Missouri and the 4529th largest city in the United States . Waynesville is currently growing at a rate of 1.58% annually and its population has increased by 13.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,830 in 2010. Waynesville reached it's highest population of 5,465 in 2021. Spanning over 6 miles, Waynesville has a population density of 851 people per square mile.
The average household income in Waynesville is $65,199 with a poverty rate of 19.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $895 per month, and the median house value is $186,600. The median age in Waynesville is 34.8 years, 33.1 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.