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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wayne is 1,423. Wayne, West Virginia is the 8,892nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wayne was in 2020, when its population was 1,435. In 2020, Wayne was the 8,850th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,892nd largest city in the US. Wayne is currently 0.8% smaller than it was in 2020.
Wayne has grown 19.2% since the 2000. Wayne, West Virginia is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 89% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|8886||Fall Creek, Wisconsin||1,424||15.3%|
|8892||Wayne, West Virginia||1,423||19.2%|
|8893||Audubon Park, Kentucky||1,422||-7.9%|
The total voting age population of Wayne, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 942. The voting age population is 42.7% male and 57.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.0% of the residents of Wayne are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wayne are 100.0% White.
In Wayne, 31.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 39.2%. On a per-household basis, 26.4% of families are below the poverty line in Wayne.
Among those aged 16 and older, 37.2% of Wayne residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 76.5% of Wayne residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.0% have a bachelor's degree and 5.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wayne residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wayne is 1.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wayne, 15.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wayne is $21,648.
In Wayne, 43.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 56.3% of housing units in Wayne.
Of all the housing units in Wayne, 8.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Wayne, 4.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wayne is $671.
In Wayne, 62.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.