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Wayne County Statistics

Facts

Land area713.8 square miles
Population Density23.5 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)16,612
Population change-0.9%
Under 5 years of age6%
Under 1822.7%
65 and over19.7%
Females50.8%
White97.8
Hispanic or Latino of any race1.3
Asian0.6%
Two or more races0.9%
Black or African American0.5%
Native American0.2%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school86%
Had a bachelor degree or higher11.8%
Veterans1,454

Households and Housing

Households7,063
Persons per household2.3
Living in the same house for one year or more90.8%
Median household income$43,605
The Per capita income$22,526
Live below the poverty line14.7%
Housing units7,865
Multi-unit structures6%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$75,700
Residents owning their homes79.1%

Business Facts

Total number of firms1,653
Women-owned firms23.8%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$146,263
Retail sales per capita$8,814
Manufacturers shipments$0
Merchant wholesaler sales$126,570
Source US Census Data