Wayne County, Michigan's estimated population is 1,734,010 with a growth rate of -0.29% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wayne County, Michigan is the 2nd largest county in Michigan. The 2010 Population was 1,815,080 and has seen a growth of -4.47% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 92.72%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 59.31%.
85.38% of Wayne County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 14.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 5.62% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Michigan is Black, with 32.34% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Michigan is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.16%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Wayne County, Michigan
90.93% of Wayne County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 75.24% having been born in Michigan. 4.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.