Wayne, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 17,163 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.9%
 
Males: 8,487  (49.5%)
Females: 8,676  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 48184.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,896 (it was $46,397 in 2000)
Wayne:

$38,896
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,079 (it was $21,326 in 2000)

Wayne city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $66,583 (it was $94,800 in 2000)
Wayne:

$66,583
MI:

$117,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $116,396; Detached houses: $120,358; Townhouses or other attached units: $111,214; In 2-unit structures: $57,191; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $79,956; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $106,571; Mobile homes: $40,569; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $41,520

Median gross rent in 2013: $641.

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  • Races in Wayne, MI (2013)

    Wayne races chart
    • 13,76680.3%White alone
    • 2,18712.8%Black alone
    • 4352.5%Hispanic
    • 3932.3%Two or more races
    • 3492.0%Asian alone
    • 650.4%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Wayne: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (16.0%), Irish (12.2%), English (8.0%), United States (7.6%), Polish (6.7%), Scottish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 658 feet

Land area: 6.02 square miles.

Population density: 2,852 people per square mile   (average).

Wayne,MI real estate house value index trend

Wayne, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Wayne:

  • High school or higher: 84.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wayne city:

  • Never married: 31.8%
  • Now married: 43.3%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 16.3%

697 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe, 1.5% Asia).

This city:

4.1%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Wayne, Michigan as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Wayne to the number of sex offenders is 3,462 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,225 (3.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,201 (3.2%)

Wayne satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Westland, MI (2.7 miles , pop. 86,602).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (16.0 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (222.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Westland, MI (1.6 miles ), Romulus, MI (1.8 miles ), Inkster, MI (1.9 miles ), Garden City, MI (2.0 miles ), Dearborn Heights, MI (2.3 miles ), Canton, MI (2.3 miles ), Taylor, MI (2.6 miles ), Belleville, MI (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $81,100
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $70,900
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $68,800
  • 2000: 20 buildings, average cost: $89,800
  • 2001: 29 buildings, average cost: $93,700
  • 2002: 30 buildings, average cost: $91,300
  • 2003: 27 buildings, average cost: $117,800
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $80,100
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $108,100
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $47,800
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.28 N, Longitude: 83.38 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,462 (+31.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,046 (15.0%)

Area codes: 734, 313

Wayne household income distribution Wayne home values distribution

Crime rates in Wayne by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0100010011002
per 100,000 0.05.20.00.00.05.40.00.05.96.10.00.011.6
Rapes 4919212616169717171815
per 100,000 20.946.799.6110.6138.386.387.951.741.2103.396.7103.387.0
Robberies 23233229313033362533322326
per 100,000 120.1119.4167.7152.7164.9161.8181.3207.0147.1200.6182.0132.0150.9
Assaults 819591766410292718869797878
per 100,000 423.0493.1477.0400.1340.5550.1505.4408.2518.0419.4449.4447.6452.6
Burglaries 175153202146127156132108174119202141140
per 100,000 913.8794.11,058.9768.6675.7841.3725.2620.91,024.1723.21,149.0809.1812.4
Thefts 495614625534447419392389402368433341276
per 100,000 2,584.73,187.03,276.22,811.32,378.32,259.62,153.52,236.32,366.12,236.52,463.01,956.71,601.7
Auto thefts 1851641781549912792807450577563
per 100,000 966.0851.2933.1810.7526.7684.9505.4459.9435.6303.9324.2430.4365.6
Arson 239164189121137797
per 100,000 120.146.783.921.195.848.565.963.217.742.539.851.640.6
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 365.7414.9483.7426.4395.2423.6385.9339.7376.9386.1408.6364.8362.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Wayne detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 28 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Michigan average:

1.72
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.2%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -804 (-4.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Wayne: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Wayne, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wayne-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 47% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the Wayne city center injured 22 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 14.5 miles away from the city center killed 23 people and injured 294 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wayne-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 162.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 123.4 miles away from Wayne center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 131.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 283.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 134.2 miles away from Wayne center
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) earthquake occurred 355.5 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 Wayne County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wayne topographic map

Birthplace of: Mike Kelley (artist) - Artist, Don Arlich - Professional baseball player, Jennifer Eaton Gökmen - Travel writer, Robert G. Robinson - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient, Grant Long - Basketball player, Darnell Wilson - College basketball player (Canisius Golden Griffins), David Holdridge - Baseball player, Ed Fisher - Baseball player, Gary Johnson - College basketball player (Central Florida Knights), Jeff Mitchell (ice hockey) - Ice hockey player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Wayne:

  • OAKWOOD ANNAPOLIS HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 33155 ANNAPOLIS AVE)
  • CHERISH HOME HEALTH SERVICES, L L C (35110 MICHIGAN AVENUE)
  • OMNI HOME CARE, INC (35120 EAST MICHIGAN AVENUE)
  • PREMIER HOME HEALTH SERVICES, L L C (35612 WEST MICHIGAN AVE, SUITE 1B)
  • MANOR OF WAYNE CONTINUING CARE CENTER (4427 VENOY RD)
  • MANOR OF WAYNE SKILLED NURSING AND REHABILITATION (4429 VENOY RD)
  • MAPLE MANOR REHAB CENTER (3999 VENOY ROAD)
  • TRANSITIONAL HEALTH SERVICES OF WAYNE (34330 VAN BORN RD)
  • VENOY NURSING CENTER (3999 VENOY RD)
  • WAYNE LIVING CENTER (4429 VENOY RD)

Amtrak stations near Wayne:

  • 8 miles: GREENFIELD VILLAGE (DEARBORN, 20900 OAKWOOD BLVD.)
  • 10 miles: DEARBORN (16121 MICHIGAN AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.
  • 17 miles: DETROIT (11 W. BALTIMORE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plant near Wayne:

  • 20 miles: Fermi 2 in Newport, MI.

College/University in Wayne:

  • Dorsey Business Schools-Wayne (Full-time enrollment: 176; Location: 35005 Michigan Avenue; Private, for-profit; Website: www.dorsey.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wayne:

  • Madonna University (about 8 miles; Livonia, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,212)
  • Henry Ford Community College (about 8 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 12,610)
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn (about 9 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 6,712)
  • Baker College of Allen Park (about 9 miles; Allen Park, MI; FT enrollment: 2,693)
  • Schoolcraft College (about 11 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 10,867)
  • Eastern Michigan University (about 13 miles; Ypsilanti, MI; FT enrollment: 18,395)
  • Washtenaw Community College (about 15 miles; Ann Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 8,452)

Public high school in Wayne:

Public elementary/middle schools in Wayne:

Private elementary/middle schools in Wayne:

  • ST MARY CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 308; Location: 34516 W MICHIGAN AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • ST MICHAEL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 164; Location: 3003 HANNAN RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST JOSEPH'S CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 24; Location: 34437 SIMS AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
See full list of schools located in Wayne, School District:

Library in Wayne:

  • WAYNE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $833,362; Location: 3737 SOUTH WAYNE ROAD; 81,199 books; 5,541 audio materials; 10,052 video materials; 8 local licensed databases; 203 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Wayne: Wayne Greyhound Station (A), Wayne Courthouse (B), Wayne Historical Museum (C), Wayne Library (D), Wayne Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Metro Place Center Shopping Center (1), Wayne Plaza Shopping Center (2), Wayne Commons Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Cemeteries: Glenwood Cemetery (1), Saint Mary Cemetery (2), Old Wayne Cemetery (3), Westlawn Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bell Drain (A), Hannan Drain (B), Hunter Drain (C), Boice Drain (D), McPhee Drain (E), Edmund Creek (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Wayne include: Sue-Win Playground (1), Atwood Park (2), Chamberlain Playground (3), First Congregational Church Historical Marker (4), Johnson's Tavern Historical Marker (5), Old Wayne Village Hall Historical Marker (6), Taft Optimist Park (7), Kiwanis Park (8), Forest Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Wayne City - Twenty-Ninth District Court (34808 Sims Street).

Wayne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 129. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

129
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.427. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.427
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 12.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.70
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 25.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.78. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.78
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00599. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00599
U.S.:

0.01468

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

  • WAYNE COUNTY SPORTSMAN CLUB (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.5%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.3% for Black residents, 22.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.1%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.5%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Wayne in 2010:

  • 184 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 65 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 22 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Wayne in 2000:

  • 322 people in nursing homes
  • 33 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 19 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 18 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 3 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Wayne, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Wayne compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Wayne (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Wayne-Michigan Branch at 35150 Michigan Avenue, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Wayne Branch at 35011 West Michigan Avenue, branch established on 1952/10/01. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Wayne Branch at 35215 West Michigan Avenue, branch established on 1953/06/12. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Michigan average:

11.0

Wayne travel time to work - commute Wayne mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

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Neighborhoods in Wayne:

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Religion statistics for Wayne city (based on Wayne County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic297,283151
Evangelical Protestant183,985527
Black Protestant124,432282
Mainline Protestant85,387231
Other79,840116
Orthodox17,58023
None1,032,077-
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: 556
Wayne County:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 18
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 294
Wayne County:

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 523
Wayne County:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,019
Here:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.6%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Wayne County:

33.2%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.9%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 8$37,417$56,1263$4,585
Other Government Administration 7$36,626$62,7870$0
Judicial and Legal 10$33,480$40,1763$4,404
Police Protection - Officers 37$215,517$69,8970$0
Police - Other 8$25,114$37,67112$11,952
Firefighters 19$105,034$66,3370$0
Fire - Other 1$3,283$39,3961$686
Streets and Highways 9$37,817$50,4230$0
Welfare 2$6,936$41,6162$3,286
Health 3$10,384$41,5360$0
Solid Waste Management 4$13,266$39,7980$0
Sewerage 3$9,552$38,2080$0
Parks and Recreation 13$72,126$66,578117$73,647
Housing and Community Development(Local) 4$20,302$60,9060$0
Water Supply 11$47,786$52,1300$0
Local Libraries 5$15,658$37,57925$14,272
Other and Unallocable 10$47,237$56,68410$16,728
Totals for Government 154$737,535$57,470173$129,560

Wayne government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $3,035,000 ($176.83)
    Regular Highways: $1,256,000 ($73.18)
    Parks and Recreation: $602,000 ($35.08)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $7,701,000 ($448.70)
    Police Protection: $5,532,000 ($322.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,472,000 ($202.30)
    Sewerage: $3,412,000 ($198.80)
    Regular Highways: $3,168,000 ($184.58)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,640,000 ($153.82)
    Water Utilities: $2,082,000 ($121.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,049,000 ($61.12)
    Financial Administration: $966,000 ($56.28)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $921,000 ($53.66)
    Libraries: $781,000 ($45.50)
    Health - Other: $553,000 ($32.22)
    Central Staff Services: $523,000 ($30.47)
    Housing and Community Development: $446,000 ($25.99)
    General Public Buildings: $124,000 ($7.22)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $30,000 ($1.75)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $33,153,000 ($1931.66)
    Corporate Bonds: $9,439,000 ($549.96)
    Benefit Payments: $4,309,000 ($251.06)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $2,210,000 ($128.77)
    Withdrawals: $30,000 ($1.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $984,000 ($57.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $776,000 ($45.21)
    Police Protection: $112,000 ($6.53)
    Parks and Recreation: $95,000 ($5.54)
    Water Utilities: $87,000 ($5.07)
    Public Welfare - Other: $6,000 ($0.35)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,057,000 ($644.23)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $459,000 ($26.74)

Wayne government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,148,000 ($241.68)
    All Other: $1,550,000 ($90.31)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,204,000 ($70.15)
    Housing and Community Development: $169,000 ($9.85)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $5,469,000 ($318.65)
    From Parent Local Government: $1,503,000 ($87.57)
    Local Employee Contribution: $654,000 ($38.11)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $355,000 ($20.68)
    Public Welfare: $201,000 ($11.71)
    All Other: $145,000 ($8.45)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,369,000 ($312.82)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $851,000 ($49.58)
    General Revenue, NEC: $799,000 ($46.55)
    Fines and Forfeits: $547,000 ($31.87)
    Sale of Property: $111,000 ($6.47)
    Donations From Private Sources: $26,000 ($1.51)
    Rents: $15,000 ($0.87)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,531,000 ($147.47)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,311,000 ($134.65)
    Highways: $1,071,000 ($62.40)
    All Other: $368,000 ($21.44)
    Public Welfare: $81,000 ($4.72)
  • Tax - Property: $15,597,000 ($908.76)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $355,000 ($20.68)
    Other License: $40,000 ($2.33)

Wayne government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $32,275,000 ($1880.50)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $31,543,000 ($1837.85)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,015,000 ($59.14)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $283,000 ($16.49)

Wayne government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $703,000 ($40.96)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $15,385,000 ($896.41)
    Total Federal Securities: $6,051,000 ($352.56)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,168,000 ($534.17)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $209,000 ($12.18)

3.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,345 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.88%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($616 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.03%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Oakland County, MI  1.03% ($35,466 average AGI)
from Macomb County, MI  0.57% ($27,796)
from Washtenaw County, MI  0.33% ($34,618)


5.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,728 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($359 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.04%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Oakland County, MI  1.54% ($39,617 average AGI)
to Macomb County, MI  0.91% ($29,720)
to Washtenaw County, MI  0.33% ($40,152)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wayne:

  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMKM (1440 AM; 1 kW; INKSTER, MI; Owner: GREAT LAKES RADIO, INC.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCAR (1090 AM; 1 kW; LIVONIA, MI; Owner: WCAR-AM, NC.)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNZK (690 AM; 3 kW; DEARBORN HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSDS (1480 AM; 4 kW; SALEM TOWNSHIP, MI; Owner: KOCH BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wayne:

  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMXD (92.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDTW (106.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDET-FM (101.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WJLB (97.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKQI (95.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WEMU (89.1 FM; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WGPR (107.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WGPR, INC.)
  • WUOM (91.7 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICH.)

TV broadcast stations around Wayne:

  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WWJ-TV (Channel 62; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WDWB (Channel 20; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WXON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVS (Channel 56; DETROIT, MI; Owner: DETROIT EDUC. TV FOUNDATION)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WTOL (Channel 11; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WDWO-CA (Channel 18; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WNWO-TV (Channel 24; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WPXD (Channel 31; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUPW (Channel 36; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WUPW BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTVG (Channel 13; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WTVG, INC.)
  • WGTE-TV (Channel 30; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WADL (Channel 38; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: ADELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W48BZ (Channel 48; SAULT STE. MARIE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Wayne fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 26m85ftTotal length
  • 139,381Total average daily traffic
  • 5,786Total average daily truck traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED75$67,97325$64,60069$110,91312$15,7500$09$70,6670$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$59,7503$55,66714$135,3572$26,5000$02$23,5001$48,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$58,90912$79,91766$90,21213$11,0771$190,00017$77,1761$76,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$47,0001$27,00035$105,9431$11,0000$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$71,6671$50,0008$126,1250$00$01$41,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5664.00 , 5665.00, 5666.00, 5667.00, 5668.00, 5669.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$144,0001$135,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$54,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$38,0000$01$38,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5664.00 , 5665.00, 5666.00, 5667.00, 5668.00, 5669.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 82
  • Hazardous Condition: 94
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Wayne

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wayne, MI
Most common first names in Wayne, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John18272.5 years
William15270.6 years
Mary14377.6 years
James11869.4 years
Robert10565.9 years
Joseph9073.1 years
Helen8477.8 years
Charles7773.9 years
George7673.8 years
Margaret6676.4 years
Most common last names in Wayne, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7271.5 years
Miller4174.9 years
Williams3868.4 years
Johnson3770.8 years
Brown2669.9 years
Davis2473.6 years
Moore2373.4 years
Taylor2166.3 years
Wilson1966.8 years
Martin1871.8 years
Businesses in Wayne, MI
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven3Kroger1
Arby's1Lane Furniture1
Blockbuster1Little Caesars Pizza1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS2Quiznos1
Church's Chicken1RadioShack1
Curves1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
Domino's Pizza1Tim Hortons1
FedEx1True Value1
GNC1UPS1
H&R Block1Walgreens1
Jimmy John's1Wendy's1
Jones New York1White Castle1

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  • #81 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2008 (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #82 (48184) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Maltese first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006"
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