Wayne County, Ohio Population 2022

Wayne County, Ohio's estimated population is 115,470 with a growth rate of -0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wayne County, Ohio is the 25th largest county in Ohio. The 2010 Population was 114,394 and has seen a growth of 0.94% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
182011,9330.00%
183023,33311,40095.53%
184035,80812,47553.47%
185032,981-2,827-7.89%
186032,483-498-1.51%
187035,1162,6338.11%
188040,0764,96014.12%
189039,005-1,071-2.67%
190037,870-1,135-2.91%
191038,0581880.50%
192041,3463,2888.64%
193047,0245,67813.73%
194050,5203,4967.43%
195058,7168,19616.22%
196075,49716,78128.58%
197087,12311,62615.40%
198097,40810,28511.81%
1990101,4614,0534.16%
2010114,39412,93312.75%
2011114,6492550.22%
2012115,0293800.33%
2013115,4003710.32%
2014115,9125120.44%
2015116,2143020.26%
2016116,6133990.34%
2017116,168-445-0.38%
2018115,790-378-0.33%
2019115,710-80-0.07%
2020115,630-80-0.07%
2021115,550-80-0.07%
2022115,470-80-0.07%
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Wayne County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White109,52894.37%
Black or African American1,4371.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native1470.13%
Asian1,1951.03%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.01%
Some Other Race1,3481.16%
Two or More Races2,3912.06%
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Wayne County, Ohio Population by Race

Wayne County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2022

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Wayne County, Ohio Median Age

38.6


Total

37.1


Male

40.2


Female

Wayne County, Ohio Adults

There are 87,800 adults, (20,628 of whom are seniors) in Wayne County, Ohio.

Wayne County, Ohio Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wayne County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

58,502

50.41%

Male

57,561

49.59%

Wayne County, Ohio Population by Age

Wayne County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wayne County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.6%12.4%
All74.4%25.6%
Non Family58.4%41.6%
Male58.3%41.7%
Female55.3%44.7%

74.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wayne County, Ohio Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All44,2382.5374.4
Married24,6683.1787.6
Male1,9533.0558.3
Female3,9183.0555.3
Non Family13,6991.1558.4

3.07

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Wayne County, Ohio Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,7637.53%
9th to 12th Grade4,3375.67%
High School Graduate29,88539.06%
Some College13,63517.82%
Associates Degree5,6367.37%
Bachelors Degree10,77214.08%
Graduate Degree6,4758.46%
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Wayne County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wayne County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander111111
Asian686620448
Hispanic1,206881363
2+ Races797764182
White72,82363,23716,144
Native American14714123
Black919827136
Other Race63839784

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Wayne County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,003$46,961$27,565
Less Than 9th Grade$37,262$44,758$18,233
High School Graduate$33,196$42,104$22,687
Some College$36,603$45,997$26,878
Bachelors Degree$48,380$64,097$40,530
Graduate Degree$61,533$72,313$51,662

$38,003

Average Earnings

$46,961

Average Male

$27,565

Average Female

Wayne County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wayne County, Ohio Language by Age

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Wayne County, Ohio Language

88.54% of Wayne County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 11.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 9.44% of the population.

Wayne County, Ohio Language

Wayne County, Ohio Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,30067529.35%
Native1473926.53%
Black1,20023519.58%
White105,11110,67410.15%
Asian1,003969.57%
Other582NaN%
Multiple2,2352179.71%

10.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.87%

Male Poverty Rate

12.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wayne County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Ohio is Hispanic, with 29.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Ohio is Multiple, with 9.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.07%.

Wayne County, Ohio Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.25%
High School9.91%
Some College7.87%
Bachelors or Greater3.09%

Wayne County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.22%
Male Unemployed23.36%
Female Employed5.61%
Female Unemployed33.58%

Wayne County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wayne County, Ohio Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,424$75,691
Families$72,511$88,510
Married Families$80,484$98,065
Non Families$31,857$42,483
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Income by Household Type

Wayne County, Ohio Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Wayne County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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Wayne County, Ohio Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Wayne County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

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Wayne County, Ohio Marital Status

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5,965

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War699
First Gulf War885
Vietnam2,396
Korea352
World War II181

Wayne County, Ohio Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34355
35 to 541,125
55 to 641,124
65 to 741,897
75+1,464

Wayne County, Ohio Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5,8607.02%
Black504.28%
Native American1610.88%
Other Race111.39%
2+ Races282.18%
Hispanic674.33%

Wayne County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Wayne County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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5.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wayne County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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62.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Wayne County, Ohio Employment by Age

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Wayne County, Ohio Employment by Race

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Wayne County, Ohio Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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82.87%

Born in Wayne County, Ohio

97.95%

Native Born

2.05%

Foreign Born

1.18%

Non Citizen

0.88%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.95% of Wayne County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 82.87% having been born in Ohio. 1.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Wayne County, Ohio Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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