Wayne County, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Wayne County is 20,609, a change of -0.57% when compared to 2014. With an area of 458.19 square miles, this works out to a population density of 44.98 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 8,019, with an average household size of 2.54.
Wayne County's 2018 unemployment rate was 6.22%.
The average household income in Wayne County for 2018 was $45,817, while the median was $34,039.

Wayne County Population Trends

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Wayne County Age Grouping

Wayne County Ethnicity Mix

Wayne County Fertility Rate

326 estimated births

Wayne County Household Characteristics

Wayne County Median Age over Time

Wayne County Households with Children by Age

Wayne County Median Household Income

Wayne County Educational Attainment

Wayne County Unemployment Rate

Type of Housing

Wayne County Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $812

Wayne County Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $542

Wayne County Average Commute

Wayne County Primary Transportation

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Wayne County Field of Employment

Wayne County Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Wayne County, Kentucky 20,728
2015 Wayne County, Kentucky 20,655
2016 Wayne County, Kentucky 20,557
2017 Wayne County, Kentucky 20,692
2018 Wayne County, Kentucky 20,609