Wayne County, Utah Population 2021

Wayne County, Utah's estimated population is 2,791 with a growth rate of 1.45% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wayne County, Utah is the 27th largest county inUtah. The 2010 Population was 2,772 and has seen a growth of 0.69% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,791401.45%
20202,751401.48%
20192,711401.50%
20182,671-31-1.15%
20172,702311.16%
20162,671-19-0.71%
20152,690-5-0.19%
20142,695-17-0.63%
20132,71270.26%
20122,705-37-1.35%
20112,742-30-1.08%
20102,77259527.33%
19902,17726613.92%
19801,91142828.86%
19701,483-245-14.18%
19601,728-477-21.63%
19502,205-189-7.89%
19402,39432715.82%
19302,067-30-1.43%
19202,09734819.90%
19101,749-158-8.29%
19001,9070.00%
2021 Growth Rate
1.45% (40)
County Website
State
Founded
1892
County Seat
2010 Population
2,772
Growth Since 2010
0.69% (19)
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Wayne County, Utah Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,57695.80%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander421.56%
Two or More Races321.19%
Some Other Race190.71%
Asian80.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.22%
Black or African American60.22%
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Wayne County, Utah Population by Race

Wayne County, Utah Population Pyramid $2021

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Wayne County, Utah Median Age

40.4


Total

40.7


Male

39.8


Female

Wayne County, Utah Adults

There are 1,950 adults, (552 of whom are seniors) in Wayne County, Utah.

Wayne County, Utah Age Dependency

92.3

Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wayne County, Utah Sex Ratio

Female

1,303

48.46%

Male

1,386

51.54%

Wayne County, Utah Population by Age

Wayne County, Utah Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wayne County, Utah Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female41%59%
Male58.1%41.9%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
All73.9%26.1%
Married81.9%18.1%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wayne County, Utah Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0002.6473.9
Married5923.2981.9
Non Family3261.0965.3
Male432.3558.1
Female395.8741

3.35

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Wayne County, Utah Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade170.96%
9th to 12th Grade19010.69%
High School Graduate43724.59%
Some College51729.09%
Associates Degree20111.31%
Bachelors Degree34219.25%
Graduate Degree734.11%
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Wayne County, Utah Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wayne County, Utah Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,6761,471394
Hispanic696916
Other Race1717
Islander10101
Asian884
Native American66
Black66
2+ Races644

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 66.67%.

Wayne County, Utah Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,117$36,875$27,772
Less Than 9th Grade$15,000$16,346$14,028
High School Graduate$30,500$25,750$31,484
Some College$32,019$43,125$20,404
Bachelors Degree$57,917$64,063$53,333
Graduate Degree$63,036$$63,750

$32,117

Average Earnings

$36,875

Average Male

$27,772

Average Female

Wayne County, Utah Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wayne County, Utah Language by Age

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Wayne County, Utah Language

89.92% of Wayne County, Utah residents speak only English, while 10.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.26% of the population.

Wayne County, Utah Language

Wayne County, Utah Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,41325110.40%
Hispanic16221.23%
Multiple2827.14%

9.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.85%

Male Poverty Rate

11.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wayne County, Utah

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Utah is White, with 10.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wayne County, Utah is Hispanic, with 1.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.61%.

Wayne County, Utah Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.32%
Some College9.45%
High School7.16%
Bachelors or Greater3.86%

Wayne County, Utah Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed9.43%
Male Employed3.11%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Wayne County, Utah Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wayne County, Utah Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,245$55,699
Families$58,478$68,441
Married Families$61,071-
Non Families$20,469$29,090
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Income by Household Type

Wayne County, Utah Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.8%

Male Marriage Rate

58.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Wayne County, Utah Married by Age and Sex

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Wayne County, Utah Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Wayne County, Utah Marital Status by Race

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Wayne County, Utah Marital Status

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108

Number of Veterans

106

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam53
Korea19
First Gulf War13
World War II8
Second Gulf War1

Wayne County, Utah Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7454
75+44
55 to 649
35 to 541
18 to 34

Wayne County, Utah Veterans by Age

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Wayne County, Utah Veterans by Race

Wayne County, Utah Veterans by Education

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23.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wayne County, Utah Veterans by Education

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57.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Wayne County, Utah Employment by Age

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Wayne County, Utah Employment by Race

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Wayne County, Utah 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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74.53%

Born in Wayne County, Utah

96.80%

Native Born

3.20%

Foreign Born

1.82%

Non Citizen

1.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.80% of Wayne County, Utah residents were born in the United States, with 74.53% having been born in Utah. 1.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wayne County, Utah 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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