Latest Data (2017)
Population 16,947
Nationwide Rank 2068

Quick Facts

Wayne, Michigan is the 2,068th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Wayne, Michigan is a city.

Wayne, Michigan is currently 15.0% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Wayne, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Wayne, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2058 La Vista, Nebraska 17,116 44.9%
2059 South Ogden, Utah 17,101 19.3%
2060 Huntington, Indiana 17,084 -3.4%
2061 Kingsland, Georgia 17,077 57.1%
2062 Lemont, Illinois 17,075 26.2%
2063 Poplar Bluff, Missouri 17,070 0.6%
2064 Sunland Park, New Mexico 17,061 27.4%
2065 Taylor, Texas 16,982 29.0%
2066 Anacortes, Washington 16,953 16.1%
2067 Brenham, Texas 16,951 16.6%
2068 Wayne, Michigan 16,947 -11.1%
2069 Phoenixville, Pennsylvania 16,943 14.4%
2070 Vero Beach, Florida 16,919 -4.2%
2071 Southbridge Town, Massachusetts 16,911
2072 Artesia, California 16,904 3.0%
2073 Lebanon, Oregon 16,878 27.8%
2074 Cohoes, New York 16,875 8.2%
2075 New Milford, New Jersey 16,868 2.9%
2076 Goodlettsville, Tennessee 16,867 22.4%
2077 Tavares, Florida 16,865 64.5%
2078 El Segundo, California 16,853 4.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1147 Holland 33,366 -4.7%
1156 Bay City 33,188 -9.6%
1174 Jackson 32,704 -9.7%
1176 Eastpointe 32,511 -4.4%
1264 Madison Heights 30,050 -3.2%
1276 Oak Park 29,654 -8.4%
1302 Southgate 29,084 -4.4%
1303 Port Huron 29,051 -9.9%
1318 Burton 28,643 -5.7%
1379 Allen Park 27,156 -7.8%
1409 Garden City 26,650 -11.3%
1453 Mount Pleasant 25,847 -0.1%
1505 Wyandotte 24,977 -10.9%
1518 Walker 24,822 12.6%
1540 Norton Shores 24,501 8.5%
1542 Inkster 24,453 -18.7%
1600 Romulus 23,457 1.8%
1608 Auburn Hills 23,296 15.6%
1696 Hamtramck 21,752 -5.3%
1731 Birmingham 21,142 9.7%
1738 Ypsilanti 21,076 -5.6%
1769 Adrian 20,689 -7.1%
1775 Marquette 20,629 -0.2%
1815 Ferndale 20,070 -9.0%
1830 Monroe 19,875 -9.8%
1965 Trenton 18,255 -6.9%
2068 Wayne 16,947 -11.1%
2116 Hazel Park 16,489 -12.8%
2136 Mount Clemens 16,312 -5.8%
2182 Grandville 15,970 -2.1%
2219 Grosse Pointe Woods 15,560 -8.9%
2226 Traverse City 15,515 6.8%
2245 Berkley 15,331 -1.2%
2310 Fraser 14,608 -4.3%
2319 Owosso 14,539 -7.3%
2403 Wixom 13,831 3.4%
2419 Harper Woods 13,743 -3.6%
2436 Sault Ste. Marie 13,631 -4.6%
2517 Rochester 13,029 23.8%
2603 Woodhaven 12,486 -0.6%
2624 New Baltimore 12,380 62.3%
2649 Escanaba 12,223 -6.8%
2668 Riverview 12,107 -8.8%
2694 Clawson 11,946 -6.0%
2731 South Lyon 11,741 15.5%
2734 East Grand Rapids 11,731 8.9%
2809 Fenton 11,286 5.6%
2826 Niles 11,208 -8.0%
2832 Ionia 11,188 -3.1%
2844 Grosse Pointe Park 11,125 -10.6%
2875 Grand Haven 10,905 -2.3%
2876 Highland Park 10,900 -34.9%
2884 Sturgis 10,824 -4.0%
2897 Coldwater 10,764 3.4%
2899 Muskegon Heights 10,735 -10.8%
2938 Farmington 10,578 1.6%
2965 Cadillac 10,445 4.2%
2967 Beverly Hills 10,425 0.0%
2983 Big Rapids 10,378 -4.2%
2994 Melvindale 10,341 -3.6%
3062 Alpena 9,997 -11.4%
3071 Flat Rock 9,955 16.4%
3096 Benton Harbor 9,860 -12.8%
3123 Marysville 9,706 0.1%
3159 Howell 9,524 1.8%
3202 Saline 9,291 15.0%
3211 Ecorse 9,226 -17.8%
3233 Grosse Pointe Farms 9,158 -6.2%
3239 Plymouth 9,138 1.2%
3252 Charlotte 9,057 2.0%
3264 Alma 8,995 -3.2%
3355 Lapeer 8,712 -5.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 16,947 2,068
2016 16,954 2,054
2015 17,081 2,035
2014 17,091 2,022
2013 17,163 2,009
2012 17,310 1,989
2011 17,402 1,972
2010 17,593 1,931
2009 16,811 1,976
2008 17,162 1,922
2007 17,627 1,857
2006 18,106 1,804
2005 18,456 1,761
2004 18,727 1,719
2003 18,943 1,698
2002 19,099 1,670
2001 19,128 1,656
2000 19,065 1,646
1990 19,935 1,378