Wayne demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)43722891
Median age49.137.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)66%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1823%44%43%
Speak English88%77%79%
Speak Spanish2%13%13%
Wayne, IL has a population of 2,513 and is the 9,815th largest city in the United States. The population density is 437 per sq mi which is 92% higher than the Illinois average and 383% higher than the national average. The median age in Wayne is 49 which is approximately 31% higher than the Illinois average of 37. In Wayne, 66% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 88% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 70% of Wayne residents were born in Illinois, 18% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 11% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Wayne is 92% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Wayne is 31% higher than Illinois.
  • In Wayne 96.50% of the population is White.
  • In Wayne 0.20% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Wayne 3.30% of the population is Asian.

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      Wayne population breakdown by race

      Black or African American0.20%14.30%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race0.00%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.00%5.86%4.75%
      In Wayne, 1.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Source: The Wayne, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).