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Wayne County, Indiana (IN)

County population in 2016: 66,568 (67% urban, 33% rural); it was 71,097 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 12,920
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,606
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 19,564
Renter-occupied apartments: 9,025 (it was 8,905 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

30%

Land area: 404 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 165 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wayne County: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (19.0%), Educational, health and social services (17.5%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 68%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 25%
  • Unpaid family work: 5%
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Races in Wayne County, Indiana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (88.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (4.9%)
  • Two or more races (2.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.9%)
  • Asian alone (0.9%)
Median resident age:

40.4 years
Indiana median age:

37.6 years
Males: 31,948  (48.0%)
Females: 34,620  (52.0%)

Wayne County,IN real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Wayne County:

2.0 people
Indiana:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,401 ($34,885 in 1999)

This county:

$43,401
Indiana:

$52,314

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $471 (lower quartile is $371, upper quartile is $553)
This county:

$471
State:

$619


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $98,700 (it was $80,700 in 2000)
Wayne:

$98,700
Indiana:

$134,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $68,500 - $150,300

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $136,736
Here:

$136,736
State:

$172,153

Townhouses or other attached units: $246,040
Here:

$246,040
State:

$157,859

In 2-unit structures: $11,006
Here:

$11,006
State:

$132,743

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $137,883
Here:

$137,883
State:

$104,726

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $86,584
Here:

$86,584
State:

$138,985

Mobile homes: $203,734
Here:

$203,734
State:

$57,226
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $905
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $345

Institutionalized population: 1,421

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 26
  • Thefts: 76
  • Auto thefts: 3
Wayne County, IN map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 70 buildings, average cost: $175,600
  • 2008: 52 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2009: 29 buildings, average cost: $187,000
  • 2010: 88 buildings, average cost: $117,600
  • 2011: 33 buildings, average cost: $153,400
  • 2012: 24 buildings, average cost: $186,300
  • 2013: 26 buildings, average cost: $190,800
  • 2014: 22 buildings, average cost: $183,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Wayne, IN residents
Average permit cost in Wayne, IN
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $972 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $811 (0.9%)

Wayne County household income distribution in 2013 Wayne County home values distribution in 2013 Wayne County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 16.4%
Wayne County:

16.4%
Indiana:

14.1%
(15.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.7% for Black residents, 41.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.6% for American Indian residents, 55.0% for other race residents, 29.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 40.4 years old
(Males: 38.7 years old, Females: 43.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.0 years old, Black residents: 35.6 years old, American Indian residents: 50.4 years old, Asian residents: 48.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.3 years old, Other race residents: 16.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Wayne County is $425 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $532 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $722 a month.

Cities in this county include: Richmond, Centerville, Cambridge City, Hagerstown, Fountain City, Dublin, Milton, Spring Grove, Greens Fork, East Germantown.

Wayne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Neighboring counties: Cumberland County, New Jersey , Cheyenne County, Kansas , Lake County, California , Delaware County, Ohio , Webster County, Nebraska .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 3,686
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,866 (41.3% naturalized citizens)

Wayne County:

2.8%
Whole state:

5.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 5822010 or later
  • 4092000 to 2009
  • 3171990 to 1999
  • 1361980 to 1989
  • 1341970 to 1979
  • 216Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 86.4%

Wayne County marital status for males Wayne County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 22,395
  • One, attached: 400
  • Two: 2,460
  • 3 or 4: 1,268
  • 5 to 9: 732
  • 10 to 19: 827
  • 20 to 49: 1,291
  • 50 or more: 800
  • Mobile homes: 999

Housing units in Wayne County with a mortgage: 11,282 (577 second mortgage, 939 home equity loan, 122 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 6,247

Here:

64.7% with mortgage
State:

65.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Wayne County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,74673
Mainline Protestant8,21136
Catholic4,8544
Black Protestant1,0333
Other7225
None39,351-
Wayne County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
Wayne County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Wayne County:

4.40 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 54
This county:

7.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Wayne County:

9.9%
Indiana:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Wayne County:

27.6%
State:

29.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.9%
State:

14.3%

Agriculture in Wayne County:

Average size of farms: 201 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $52,660
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $257.77
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 21.07%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 27.18%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $52,704
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 74.07%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $54,757
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.35%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.77
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 12.68%
Corn for grain: 53294 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3342 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 59628 harvested acres
Vegetables: 147 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Wayne County-area historical earthquake activity is near Indiana state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 126.2 miles away from Wayne County 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 182.8 miles away from the county 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 170.3 miles away from the county center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 58.2 miles away from the county 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 197.5 miles away from Wayne County center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 131.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-Line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 19, 2011 to June 06, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1997: June 23, 2011, FEMA Id: 1997, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Indiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: September 12, 2008 to October 06, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1795: September 23, 2008, FEMA Id: 1795, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Indiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 30, 2008 to June 27, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1766: June 08, 2008, FEMA Id: 1766, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Indiana Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3238: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3238, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Indiana Severe Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 01, 2005 to February 11, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1573: January 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 1573, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Indiana Snow, Incident Period: December 21, 2004 to December 23, 2004, Emergency Declared EM-3197: January 11, 2005, FEMA Id: 3197, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: July 04, 2003 to August 06, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1476: July 11, 2003, FEMA Id: 1476, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Indiana Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 01, 1999 to January 15, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3135: January 15, 1999, FEMA Id: 3135, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: June 11, 1998 to July 07, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1234: July 22, 1998, FEMA Id: 1234, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Indiana Blizzard of 96, Incident Period: January 06, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1109: April 02, 1996, FEMA Id: 1109, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Wayne County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (34%)
  • Philippines (14%)
  • Thailand (6%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • India (5%)
  • Netherlands (3%)
  • Ukraine (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Wayne County


  • German (20%)
  • American (19%)
  • English (9%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • European (2%)
  • Dutch (1%)

Wayne County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 26,482 (85.3%)
  • Carpooled: 2,019 (6.5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 153 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 558 (1.8%)
  • Bicycle: 63 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 787 (2.5%)
  • Worked at home: 961 (3.1%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Wayne County, Indiana in 2000:

  • 850 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 780 people in nursing homes
  • 262 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 176 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 66 people in other group homes
  • 54 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 50 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 4 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 3 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse

People in group quarters in Wayne County, Indiana in 2010:

  • 929 people in college/university student housing
  • 784 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 293 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 285 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 77 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 71 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 54 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 53 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 35 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 27 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in correctional residential facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $42,714.

4.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,456 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.01%
Indiana average:

5.59%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.97% relocated from other counties in Indiana ($14,675 average AGI)
2.04% relocated from other states ($17,780 average AGI)
Wayne County:

2.04%
Indiana average:

2.09%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Randolph County, IN  0.32% ($26,398 average AGI)
from Preble County, OH  0.29% ($30,184)
from Fayette County, IN  0.28% ($27,233)
from Henry County, IN  0.26% ($32,672)
from Marion County, IN  0.20% ($31,904)
from Union County, IN  0.18% ($24,500)
from Montgomery County, OH  0.10% ($34,037)


4.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,036 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
Indiana average:

5.83%


0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($312 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.06%
Indiana average:

0.03%

2.28% relocated to other counties in Indiana ($13,769 average AGI)
2.56% relocated to other states ($16,956 average AGI)
Wayne County:

2.56%
Indiana average:

2.32%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marion County, IN  0.44% ($25,522 average AGI)
to Henry County, IN  0.29% ($26,818)
to Preble County, OH  0.28% ($25,726)
to Fayette County, IN  0.26% ($24,768)
to Randolph County, IN  0.26% ($24,132)
to Montgomery County, OH  0.13% ($26,853)
to Hamilton County, IN  0.12% ($52,531)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.8

Births per 1000 population in Wayne County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Wayne County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Wayne County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Wayne County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Wayne County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wayne County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wayne County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wayne County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Wayne County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 13,564 (11,025 aged, 2,539 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 926 (6%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Wayne County, Indiana in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1,010)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,010)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1,001)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (563)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (496)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (363)
  • Unspecified dementia (344)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (262)
  • Congestive heart failure (213)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (211)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.43
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 17,348
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 334
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 70,466

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,325
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,124
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 19

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 50
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 91

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 143.3. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 98.3
  • Other - 45.0

Household type by relationship:

Households: 66,568
  • In family households: 51,692 (8,517 male householders, 8,268 female householders)
    12,226 spouses, 17,508 children (15,694 natural, 266 adopted, 1,548 stepchildren), 1,842 grandchildren, 103 brothers or sisters, 319 parents, 573 other relatives, 2,336 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 12,449 (3,931 male householders (3,029 living alone)), 5,822 female householders (4,736 living alone)), 2,696 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,427

Size of family households: 8,267 2-persons, 3,946 3-persons, 2,252 4-persons, 1,167 5-persons, 662 6-persons, 491 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,765 1-person, 1,686 2-persons, 216 3-persons, 23 4-persons, 63 5-persons.

8,161 married couples with children.
3,692 single-parent households (1,095 men, 2,597 women).

95.4% of residents of Wayne speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (54% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
1.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (52% speak English very well, 37% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (44% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (96% speak English very well, 4% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $410,559,000 ($5,884 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $11,294,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $190,841,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $95,158,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,829,000
Federal grants: $90,747,000
Federal procurement contracts: $14,205,000 ($2,976,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $12,779,000 ($3,574,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $6,702,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $36,581,000
Federal Government insurance: $36,795,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 4,497
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,082
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +258
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -2,485
Here -36 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Wayne County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 6.55 millions of gallons per day (54% from ground, 46% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.4

Year house built in Wayne County, Indiana
  • Year house built in Wayne County, Indiana
  • 1252014 or later
  • 2292010 to 2013
  • 1,0822000 to 2009
  • 2,4671990 to 1999
  • 2,0641980 to 1989
  • 3,8291970 to 1979
  • 4,8701960 to 1969
  • 4,7351950 to 1959
  • 2,7821940 to 1949
  • 8,9891939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Wayne County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wayne County, Indiana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wayne County, Indiana
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1333 rooms
  • 1,0454 rooms
  • 3,8445 rooms
  • 4,1346 rooms
  • 3,6437 rooms
  • 2,1828 rooms
  • 2,5489+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wayne County, Indiana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wayne County, Indiana
  • 5471 room
  • 572 rooms
  • 1,3623 rooms
  • 2,0364 rooms
  • 1,8815 rooms
  • 2,0206 rooms
  • 3497 rooms
  • 1388 rooms
  • 6199+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Wayne County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Wayne County, Indiana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Wayne County, Indiana
  • 0no bedroom
  • 2321 bedroom
  • 3,8292 bedrooms
  • 9,5713 bedrooms
  • 3,2044 bedrooms
  • 6935+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wayne County, Indiana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wayne County, Indiana
  • 634no bedroom
  • 1,9861 bedroom
  • 3,1482 bedrooms
  • 2,6963 bedrooms
  • 5454 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Wayne County, Indiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Wayne County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Wayne County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 472no vehicle
  • 3,7691 vehicle
  • 7,9902 vehicles
  • 3,5043 vehicles
  • 1,3444 vehicles
  • 4505+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Wayne County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Wayne County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,823no vehicle
  • 4,3141 vehicle
  • 2,1332 vehicles
  • 5283 vehicles
  • 2114 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

85.5% of Wayne County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 35% lived in Indiana.

Wayne County:

85.5%
State average:

85.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 47,433
  • Other state: 17,152
  • Northeast: 2,340
  • Midwest: 6,403
  • South: 6,852
  • West: 1,557
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Wayne County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 50.9%Utility gas
  • 23.7%Electricity
  • 13.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.3%Wood
  • 0.7%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 50.8%Utility gas
  • 39.6%Electricity
  • 4.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 937
Here:

15.3%
Indiana:

13.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 202
Here:

7.0%
Indiana:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 902
Here:

27.3%
Indiana:

20.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Wayne County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $13,519,000
    Regular Highways: $4,285,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,273,000
    Corrections - Other: $3,570,000
    Welfare - Other: $3,101,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,377,000
    Police Protection: $1,606,000
    Health Services - Other: $1,523,000
    Financial Administration: $1,025,000
    Own Hospitals: $705,000
    Parks & Recreation: $192,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $86,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $130,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $3,281,000
    Solid Waste Management: $640,000
    Libraries: $552,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,266,000
    Regular Highways: $226,000
    Central Staff: $52,000
    Police Protection: $40,000
    Health - Other: $13,000
    Welfare - Other: $10,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $12,826,000

Wayne County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,186,000
    Hospital Public: $705,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $180,000
    Highways: $168,000
    Housing & Community Development: $21,000
    Public Welfare: $0
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $745,000
    Public Welfare: $176,000
    General Support: $52,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,052,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,253,000
    Rents: $92,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $5,291,000
    Highways: $2,267,000
    Public Welfare: $1,238,000
    All Other: $344,000
    Health & Hospitals: $208,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,219,000
    Individual Income: $7,502,000
    NEC: $4,047,000
    Other Selective Sales: $433,000

Wayne County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,500,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,390,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $110,000

Wayne County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,841,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $20,077,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $549,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,611
  • Number of aged recipients: 92
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,519
  • Number of recipients under 18: 315
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,079
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 217
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 636
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 698
Wayne County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Wayne County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Wayne County, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary80179.6 years
Robert60372.2 years
William56874.4 years
John54374.5 years
James49871.1 years
Charles43274.5 years
Ruth31980.7 years
George26177.1 years
Helen25579.4 years
Paul24673.7 years
Most common last names in Wayne County, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith32474.3 years
Miller22477.1 years
Johnson20974.7 years
Davis19074.2 years
Brown17176.6 years
Williams15775.4 years
Moore14076.5 years
Jones12873.8 years
Thomas11379.0 years
Clark10074.8 years
Businesses in Wayne County, IN
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Knights Inn1
AT&T2Kohl's1
Advance Auto Parts2Kroger1
Aeropostale1La-Z-Boy1
Alco Stores1Lane Furniture2
American Eagle Outfitters1Little Caesars Pizza1
Applebee's1Long John Silver's1
Arby's2Lowe's1
AutoZone2MasterBrand Cabinets19
Bath & Body Works1Maurices1
Best Western1McDonald's5
Buffalo Wild Wings1Meijer1
Burger King4Menards1
CVS1Motel 61
Carson Pirie Scott1New Balance1
Chevrolet1Nike1
Chipotle1OfficeMax1
ColorTyme1Pac Sun1
Comfort Inn1Papa John's Pizza1
Cracker Barrel1Penske2
Curves2Pizza Hut2
Dairy Queen4Quality1
Days Inn1Quiznos1
Deb1RadioShack1
Decora Cabinetry7Red Lobster1
Domino's Pizza2SAS Shoes1
FedEx10Sears3
Finish Line1Sprint Nextel1
Ford1Starbucks1
GNC1Steak 'n Shake1
GameStop1Subway7
Goodwill4Super 82
H&R Block4T-Mobile1
Hardee's1Taco Bell3
Hilton1Tim Hortons1
Hobby Lobby1Toyota1
Holiday Inn1True Value1
Honda1U-Haul2
Hot Topic1UPS10
Hyundai1Vans1
IHOP1Victoria's Secret1
JCPenney1Walgreens1
Jones New York1Walmart1
Journeys1Wendy's2
Justice1White Castle1
KFC2YMCA1
Kmart1

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