Wayne, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 2,439 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +14.1%
 
Males: 1,225  (50.2%)
Females: 1,214  (49.8%)
Median resident age:

49.3 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 60184.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $141,852 (it was $115,338 in 2000)
Wayne:

$141,852
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $77,973 (it was $54,990 in 2000)

Wayne village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $581,383 (it was $445,900 in 2000)
Wayne:

$581,383
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $698,019; detached houses: $692,496

Median gross rent in 2017: $3,072.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wayne: 110.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 2.1%
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  • Races in Wayne, IL (2010)
    • 2,21391.0%White alone
    • 903.7%Hispanic
    • 813.3%Asian alone
    • 210.9%Black alone
    • 190.8%Two or more races
    • 50.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.04%American Indian alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

Races in Wayne detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Wayne, Illinois as of June 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wayne is 1,255 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Wayne by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(140.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(71.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(144.6)
2
(142.0)
1
(70.2)
4
(286.9)
1
(71.4)
3
(214.1)
4
(254.1)
6
(244.9)
3
(121.1)
6
(244.1)
8
(326.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(578.5)
6
(426.1)
1
(70.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(71.4)
6
(428.3)
5
(317.7)
7
(285.7)
6
(242.1)
1
(40.7)
3
(122.4)
3
(123.4)
4
(163.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.5)
2
(81.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)33.327.035.820.122.132.154.635.118.218.731.04.99.4

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City-data.com crime index in Wayne, IL

Crime rate in Wayne detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Illinois average:

2.67
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Ancestries: German (17.9%), Polish (14.1%), Italian (11.7%), European (11.6%), Irish (4.4%), American (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/14/1958

Elevation: 755 feet

Land area: 5.82 square miles.

Population density: 419 people per square mile   (low).

Wayne, Illinois map

354 residents are foreign born (9.0% Europe).

This village:

14.6%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $10,174 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $10,177 (2.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Elgin, IL (6.3 miles , pop. 94,487).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (30.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Bartlett, IL (1.9 miles ),
St. Charles, IL (1.9 miles ),
South Elgin, IL (2.0 miles ),
West Chicago, IL (2.2 miles ),
Geneva, IL (2.3 miles ),
Hanover Park, IL (2.5 miles ),
Carol Stream, IL (2.5 miles ),
Elgin, IL (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 41.95 N, Longitude: 88.26 W

Area code: 618

Distribution of median household income in Wayne, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Wayne, IL in 2017
Wayne satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.8%
Illinois:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +521 (+32.2%).
Most common industries in Wayne, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.8%)
  • Construction (9.5%)
  • Educational services (6.1%)
  • Health care (5.4%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.7%)
  • Construction (13.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.0%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.7%)
  • Health care (4.1%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (10.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.4%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (6.1%)
  • Air transportation (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Wayne, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.3%)
  • Top executives (6.2%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Computer specialists (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (12.5%)
  • Top executives (10.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (9.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (5.0%)
  • Engineers (3.7%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.0%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.8%)

Average climate in Wayne, Illinois

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Wayne, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 94.1. This is worse than average.

City:

94.1
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 17.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.853. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.853
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 23.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0170. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0170
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Wayne-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 46% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 19.3 miles away from the Wayne village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wayne-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 242.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 217.4 miles away from Wayne center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 47.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 275.3 miles away from Wayne center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 241.3 miles away from Wayne center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 232.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in DuPage County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wayne topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Wayne:

  • COVENANT HOME SERVICES DBA COVENANTCARE AT HOME (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; SAINT CHARLES, IL)
  • ROSEWOOD CARE CENTER OF ST CHARLES (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ST CHARLES, IL)
  • PROVENA PINE VIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ST CHARLES, IL)
  • WOOD GLEN NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WEST CHICAGO, IL)
  • WEST CHICAGO DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; WEST CHICAGO, IL)
  • ALDERWOOD HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SOUTH ELGIN, IL)
  • SOUTH ELGIN REHAB AND HCC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SOUTH ELGIN, IL)

Amtrak station near Wayne:

  • 14 miles: NAPERVILLE (E. 4TH & ELLSWORTH AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wayne:

  • Elgin Community College (about 6 miles; Elgin, IL; Full-time enrollment: 8,173)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Illinois Inc (about 10 miles; Glendale Heights, IL; FT enrollment: 2,281)
  • Wheaton College (about 10 miles; Wheaton, IL; FT enrollment: 2,948)
  • Chamberlain College of Nursing-Illinois (about 12 miles; Addison, IL; FT enrollment: 8,977)
  • College of DuPage (about 13 miles; Glen Ellyn, IL; FT enrollment: 18,910)
  • American InterContinental University-Online (about 13 miles; Schaumburg, IL; FT enrollment: 16,158)
  • Harper College (about 14 miles; Palatine, IL; FT enrollment: 10,800)

Public elementary/middle school in Wayne:

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Library in Wayne:

  • WAYNE CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $14,292; Location: 103 EAST MILL STREET; 16,685 books; 259 video materials; 16 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 22 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Wayne's area code is 630

Points of interest:

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Church in Wayne: Wayne Congregational Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Country Club Road Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

DuPage County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Wayne that have no violations reported:

  • LITTLE HOME CHURCH (Address: 32W128 ARMY TRAIL RD , Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.9 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

83.0%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

3.4%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Wayne:

Marital status in Wayne, IL
  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 64.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

For population 25 years and over in Wayne:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 48.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Illinois average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wayne, IL (based on DuPage County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic373,82354
Evangelical Protestant120,953247
Other77,88980
Mainline Protestant71,909126
Orthodox8,46010
Black Protestant3,0145
None260,876-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 175
DuPage County:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 8
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 97
DuPage County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 200
DuPage County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 671
DuPage County:

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.1%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
DuPage County:

24.0%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.2%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Wayne:

48.3%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.8%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.2
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wayne:

24.0%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Wayne:

8.0%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wayne:

34.5%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Wayne:

53.3%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.0%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wayne, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 5$26,874$64,4987$11,032
Police - Other 0$0 1$2,144
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,876
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$2,376
Streets and Highways 0$0 3$2,248
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$1,436
Totals for Government 5$26,874$64,49815$21,112

Wayne government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Financial Administration: $3,000 ($1.23)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $849,000 ($348.09)
    Financial Administration: $378,000 ($154.98)
    Regular Highways: $339,000 ($138.99)
    General - Other: $62,000 ($25.42)
    General Public Buildings: $50,000 ($20.50)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $232,000 ($95.12)
    Corporate Bonds: $170,000 ($69.70)
    Benefit Payments: $155,000 ($63.55)
    Withdrawals: $17,000 ($6.97)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $11,000 ($4.51)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $636,000 ($260.76)

Wayne government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $117,000 ($47.97)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $25,000 ($10.25)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $98,000 ($40.18)
    Fines and Forfeits: $38,000 ($15.58)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($1.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $266,000 ($109.06)
    Highways: $211,000 ($86.51)
    Other: $10,000 ($4.10)
  • Tax - Property: $710,000 ($291.10)
    Public Utilities Sales: $272,000 ($111.52)
    Other License: $133,000 ($54.53)
    Other Selective Sales: $35,000 ($14.35)

Wayne government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $160,000 ($65.60)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,284,000 ($936.45)

6.52% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($78,245 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.52%
Illinois average:

4.69%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($645 average AGI)
DuPage County:

0.04%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cook County, IL  3.07% ($81,685 average AGI)
from Will County, IL  0.62% ($74,293)
from Kane County, IL  0.49% ($55,548)


7.43% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($87,548 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.43%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($760 average AGI)
DuPage County:

0.06%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cook County, IL  2.46% ($77,836 average AGI)
to Will County, IL  0.86% ($68,167)
to Kane County, IL  0.73% ($132,588)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wayne:

  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSPY (1480 AM; 1 kW; GENEVA, IL)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WRMN (1410 AM; 1 kW; ELGIN, IL; Owner: ELGIN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wayne:

  • WJKL (94.3 FM; ELGIN, IL; Owner: ELGIN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WLEY-FM (107.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: WLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • WERV-FM (95.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WCKG (105.9 FM; ELMWOOD PARK, IL; Owner: INFINITY HOLDINGS CORPORATION OF ORLANDO)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; SKOKIE, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WMBI-FM (90.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WBEZ (91.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE WBEZ ALLIANCE, INC.)
  • WKQX (101.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLUP-FM (97.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WNND (100.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WOJO (105.1 FM; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WUSN (99.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF CHICAGO)

TV broadcast stations around Wayne:

  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WMAQ-TV), INC.)
  • WTTW (Channel 11; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXFT (Channel 60; AURORA, IL; Owner: TELEFUTURA CHICAGO LLC)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DO (Channel 68; PALATINE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFBT-CA (Channel 23; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CHANNEL 23 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, INC.)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WOCH-LP (Channel 28; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-28, L.L.C.)
  • WYCC (Channel 20; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: COLLEGE DIST. #508, COUNTY OF COOK)
  • WOCK-CA (Channel 13; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-13, L.L.C.)
  • WSPY-LP (Channel 30; PLANO, IL; Owner: WSPY-TV, INC.)
  • W54BE (Channel 54; SUGAR GROVE, IL; Owner: WAUBONSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
Wayne fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Wayne fatal accident list:

Sep 17, 1996 07:35 AM, 59, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 5, 1994 03:37 PM, 59, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jun 19, 1993 02:30 AM, Dunham Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 16, 1992 02:47 PM, 59, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 25, 1992 08:02 PM, Army Trail, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 26, 1986 09:28 AM, 64, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 128ft / 39.4mTotal length
  • 41,650Total average daily traffic
  • 2,697Total average daily truck traffic
  • 48,191Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED13$201,95416$274,455157$248,3973$169,4103$219,597
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$122,6001$443,10016$243,9950$01$146,170
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$271,0673$385,93736$271,7753$33,7800$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$195,3502$132,37021$249,4492$74,7001$199,140
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$224,2000$07$231,9970$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8413.01 , 8520.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$254,8603$293,573
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$134,3902$270,570
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$215,030
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$308,180
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8413.01 , 8520.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wayne, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wayne, IL - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 8. The highest number of reported fires - 17 took place in 2016, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Wayne, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (45.9%), and Outside Fires (44.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Wayne, IL
    • 5645.9%Structure Fires
    • 5444.3%Outside Fires
    • 86.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 43.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wayne, IL
Most common first names in Wayne, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1376.2 years
George781.4 years
Joseph776.4 years
Robert771.8 years
Mary684.3 years
Charles575.8 years
Dorothy580.0 years
Frank570.4 years
Betty482.0 years
Edward481.3 years
Most common last names in Wayne, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson683.5 years
Peterson675.3 years
Smith472.8 years
Jackson378.0 years
Kramp370.7 years
Griffin281.4 years
Bach291.0 years
Falco279.9 years
Burt274.0 years
King285.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wayne, IL
  • 95.6%Utility gas
  • 2.3%Electricity
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wayne, IL
  • 89.6%Utility gas
  • 10.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Wayne compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Wayne on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 100 cities with biggest houses"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 12 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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  • Kathleen Foreman (1)
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