Statewide Claims to Fame

Wayne is 2nd in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Wayne is 3rd in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Income below poverty line

Wayne is 6th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Wayne is 7th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Wayne is 9th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Wayne is 9th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Wayne is 9th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Wayne is 9th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - White

Wayne is 9th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Wayne is 16th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in People per household

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Wayne Rank Nebraska US
Current population (2012) 5,661 30th 1,855,525 313,914,040
Size in square miles 2.2 31st 76,824.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,564.6 9th 23.8 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Wayne Rank Nebraska US
Residents younger than 5 4.6% 33rd 7.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 15.5% 33rd 25.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.4% 21st 13.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Wayne Rank Nebraska US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 94.0% 6th 90.3% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 40.4% 2nd 27.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Wayne Rank Nebraska US
Race - White 93.2% 9th 89.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 2.1% 9th 4.8% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 21st 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.7% 20th 2.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 9th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.4% 26th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 4.8% 25th 9.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 90.8% 9th 81.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Wayne Rank Nebraska US
Female residents 50.8% 21st 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.6% 23rd 6.0% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Wayne Rank Nebraska US
Housing units 2,082 31st 801,185 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 26.7% 7th 19.5% 25.9%
Households 1,748 32nd 715,703 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 59.6% 25th 68.3% 66.1%
Home median value $94,000 23rd $125,400 $186,200
People per household 2.4 16th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Wayne Rank Nebraska US
Income per capita $18,838 28th $26,113 $27,915
Income per household $43,750 20th $50,695 $52,762
Income below poverty line 24.4% 3rd 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Wayne Rank Nebraska US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 554 27th 159,665 27,092,908
Retail sales $64,056 27th $26,486,612 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,185 25th $14,965 $12,990

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