Wayne County, Missouri's estimated population is 10,464 with a growth rate of -2.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wayne County, Missouri is the 81st largest county in Missouri. The 2010 Population was 13,521 and has seen a growth of -22.61% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 84.21%.
98.46% of Wayne County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 1.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.63% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Missouri is Native, with 40.74% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Missouri is Hispanic, with 22.95% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.84%.
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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, Missouri
99.23% of Wayne County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 78.67% having been born in Missouri. 0.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.