Latest Data (2018)
Population 5,622
Nationwide Rank 4427

Quick Facts

Wayne, Nebraska is the 4,427th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Wayne, Nebraska is a city.

Wayne, Nebraska is currently 0.7% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Wayne, Nebraska's growth is about average. 51% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Wayne, Nebraska Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4417 Anthony, Texas 5,655 46.1%
4418 Rockdale, Texas 5,647 -2.9%
4419 Zebulon, North Carolina 5,646 37.8%
4420 Groveport, Ohio 5,645 43.3%
4421 Marlin, Texas 5,638 -14.5%
4422 Westville, Indiana 5,635 8.8%
4423 Marion, Virginia 5,634 -11.1%
4424 Richmond, Missouri 5,634 -7.9%
4425 Bowling Green, Missouri 5,624 9.0%
4426 Tea, South Dakota 5,624 213.8%
4427 Wayne, Nebraska 5,622 1.1%
4428 Edgerton, Wisconsin 5,620 14.0%
4429 Cheraw, South Carolina 5,619 0.7%
4430 Falcon Heights, Minnesota 5,617 0.3%
4431 Lake Bluff, Illinois 5,617 -7.4%
4432 Malone, New York 5,617 -7.3%
4433 Milton, Wisconsin 5,613 8.8%
4434 Forest, Mississippi 5,608 -6.1%
4435 Belle Fourche, South Dakota 5,602 16.3%
4436 Exeter, Pennsylvania 5,592 -6.1%
4437 Belmar, New Jersey 5,587 -7.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nebraska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3056 Lexington 10,121 0.8%
3520 Gering 8,225 6.2%
3572 Alliance 8,070 -9.5%
3648 York 7,866 -2.6%
3665 Blair 7,815 3.9%
3744 McCook 7,551 -5.4%
3820 Ralston 7,296 16.4%
3829 Nebraska City 7,275 0.7%
3846 Seward 7,220 10.9%
3894 Crete 7,082 16.0%
4099 Plattsmouth 6,480 -6.0%
4136 Schuyler 6,377 17.6%
4138 Sidney 6,376 0.1%
4427 Wayne 5,622 1.1%
4489 Chadron 5,488 -2.4%
4530 Holdrege 5,405 -4.3%
4689 Gretna 5,076 70.5%
5008 Aurora 4,533 7.3%
5016 Wahoo 4,514 7.8%
5022 Ogallala 4,503 -11.9%
5264 Falls City 4,152 -10.8%
5419 Waverly 3,951 59.3%
5547 Cozad 3,782 -9.6%
5631 Fairbury 3,653 -15.2%
5655 O'Neill 3,625 -2.4%
5733 Broken Bow 3,534 0.9%
5805 Gothenburg 3,448 -4.9%
5914 West Point 3,315 -9.3%
5918 Auburn 3,307 -6.4%
6266 Minden 2,977 -0.3%
6352 Central City 2,875 -4.0%
6368 David City 2,855 9.3%
6385 Valley 2,845 58.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 5,622 4,427
2017 5,494 4,471
2016 5,573 4,427
2015 5,569 4,415
2014 5,577 4,401
2013 5,543 4,409
2012 5,661 4,340
2011 5,634 4,341
2010 5,660 4,309
2009 5,346 4,415
2008 5,260 4,440
2007 5,257 4,414
2006 5,426 4,309
2005 5,367 4,317
2004 5,343 4,312
2003 5,435 4,238
2002 5,433 4,225
2001 5,506 4,179
2000 5,558 4,145
1990 5,234 3,947