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Wayne County, Nebraska (NE)

County population in 2019: 9,428 (58% urban, 42% rural); it was 9,851 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,274
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 981
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,228
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,252 (it was 1,209 in 2000)
% of renters here:

35%
State:

33%

Land area: 443 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Wayne County: 77.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (33.1%), Manufacturing (10.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 68%
  • Government: 23%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 9%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Wayne County, NE (2019)
    • 8,41289.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5866.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1852.0%Two or more races
    • 1381.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 440.5%Asian alone
    • 140.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 50.05%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

32.3 years
Nebraska median age:

36.8 years
Males: 4,799  (50.9%)
Females: 4,629  (49.1%)
Average household size:
Wayne County:

2.0 people
Nebraska:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $58,100 ($32,366 in 1999)
This county:

$58,100
Nebraska:

$63,229

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $546 (lower quartile is $355, upper quartile is $642)
This county:

$546
State:

$714


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $152,082 (it was $79,700 in 2000)
Wayne:

$152,082
Nebraska:

$172,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $96,517 - $223,568

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $185,807
Here:

$185,807
State:

$210,948

Mobile homes: $168,642
Here:

$168,642
State:

$46,228

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,188
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $519

Institutionalized population: 44

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 3
  • Thefts: 15
  • Auto thefts: 1

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 2
  • Thefts: 2
  • Auto thefts: 1
Wayne County, NE map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 20 buildings, average cost: $117,300
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $156,100
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $108,000
  • 2000: 13 buildings, average cost: $141,100
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $169,400
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $94,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $166,000
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $149,200
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $166,300
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $199,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $91,600
  • 2008: 15 buildings, average cost: $141,500
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $154,100
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $187,900
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $149,200
  • 2012: 17 buildings, average cost: $183,600
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $161,400
  • 2014: 18 buildings, average cost: $177,500
  • 2015: 11 buildings, average cost: $213,000
  • 2016: 15 buildings, average cost: $206,200
  • 2017: 35 buildings, average cost: $165,800
  • 2018: 8 buildings, average cost: $190,500
  • 2019: 6 buildings, average cost: $241,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Wayne, NE residents
Average permit cost in Wayne, NE
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,226 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,987 (1.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Wayne, NE in 2019
Distribution of house value in Wayne, NE in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Wayne, NE in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.9%
Wayne County:

10.9%
Nebraska:

9.9%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 75.6% for Black residents, 4.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 32.3 years old
(Males: 31.5 years old, Females: 33.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 35.2 years old, Black residents: 19.8 years old, American Indian residents: 22.4 years old, Asian residents: 20.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20.7 years old, Other race residents: 19.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Wayne County is $418 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $502 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $629 a month.

Cities in this county include: Wayne, Winside, Hoskins, Carroll, Sholes.

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: Franklin County, Massachusetts , Wayne County, Michigan .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.0%
Nebraska:

2.7%

Unemployment by year in Wayne, NE
County total employment by year in Wayne, NE
County average yearly wages by year in Wayne, NE

Current college students: 2,296
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 96.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 33.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 336 (39.3% naturalized citizens)

Wayne County:

3.6%
Whole state:

7.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1912010 or later
  • 762000 to 2009
  • 391990 to 1999
  • 151980 to 1989
  • 101970 to 1979
  • 23Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 67.9%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,024
  • One, attached: 206
  • Two: 30
  • 3 or 4: 229
  • 5 to 9: 119
  • 10 to 19: 184
  • 50 or more: 156
  • Mobile homes: 33

Housing units in Wayne County with a mortgage: 1,256 (10 second mortgage, 42 home equity loan, 12 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,175

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

59.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Wayne County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,6348
Evangelical Protestant2,0768
Catholic9841
Other7-
None3,894-
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: 3
Wayne County:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Wayne County:

4.30 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

4.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Wayne County:

6.7%
Nebraska:

7.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Wayne County:

29.5%
State:

28.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.5%
State:

12.9%

Agriculture in Wayne County:

Average size of farms: 452 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $187,022
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $182.07
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 66.19%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $162,872
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 76.89%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $93,269
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.46%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 21.49
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 9.17%
Corn for grain: 97861 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 91415 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Wayne County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 272% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from Wayne County center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 399.4 miles away from the county center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 181.5 miles away from the county center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 31.2 miles away from the county center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 699.8 miles away from Wayne County center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 6/22/2019 at 08:50:24, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 239.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Nebraska Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4521, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Nebraska Severe Winter Storm, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: March 9, 2019 - April 1, 2019, FEMA Id: 4420, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: June 17, 2018 - July 1, 2018, FEMA Id: 4387, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, And Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: June 12, 2017 - June 17, 2017, FEMA Id: 4325, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 06, 2015 to June 17, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4225: June 25, 2015, FEMA Id: 4225, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 14, 2014 to June 21, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4183: July 24, 2014, FEMA Id: 4183, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Winter Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: October 02, 2013 to October 07, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4156: November 26, 2013, FEMA Id: 4156, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 01, 2010 to August 29, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1924: July 15, 2010, FEMA Id: 1924, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Nebraska Severe Winter Storms and Snowstorm, Incident Period: December 22, 2009 to January 08, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1878: February 25, 2010, FEMA Id: 1878, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Nebraska Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: November 27, 2005 to November 28, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1627: January 26, 2006, FEMA Id: 1627, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Wayne County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Wayne

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,120 (76.4%)
  • Carpooled: 483 (9.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 29 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 382 (7.1%)
  • Worked at home: 378 (7.0%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Educational services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Educational services (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (40%)
  • Ireland (28%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (5%)
  • Brazil (3%)
  • Netherlands (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Wayne County


  • German (43%)
  • English (8%)
  • American (6%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • Swedish (2%)
  • Czech (2%)
  • European (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 1,070 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 61 people in nursing homes
  • 54 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 40 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 1,198 people in college/university student housing
  • 44 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 20 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $65,027.

5.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,882 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
Nebraska average:

6.35%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.45% relocated from other counties in Nebraska ($28,506 average AGI)
1.11% relocated from other states ($6,376 average AGI)
Wayne County:

1.11%
Nebraska average:

2.81%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dixon County, NE  0.75% ($42,174 average AGI)
from Madison County, NE  0.72% ($32,864)


7.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,067 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.17%
Nebraska average:

6.52%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.98% relocated to other counties in Nebraska ($22,668 average AGI)
1.19% relocated to other states ($8,399 average AGI)
Wayne County:

1.19%
Nebraska average:

2.97%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Madison County, NE  1.06% ($37,667 average AGI)
to Dixon County, NE  0.77% ($42,458)
to Douglas County, NE  0.74% ($31,174)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.4

Births per 1000 population in Wayne County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 6.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Wayne County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Wayne County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.2%
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: 1,420 (1,302 aged, 118 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 146 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Wayne County, Nebraska in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (23)
  • Unspecified dementia (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 10.85
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9,399
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 271
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 19,015

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 945
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 727
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 11

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 43
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 141

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,428
  • Male householders: 1,844 (426 living alone), Female householders: 1,923 (588 living alone)
  • 2,036 spouses (2,010 opposite-sex spouses), 217 unmarried partners, (217 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,891 children (1,801 natural, 56 adopted, 29 stepchildren), 12 grandchildren, 12 brothers or sisters, 2 parents, 4 foster children, 11 other relatives, 217 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,247

Size of family households: 1,169 2-persons, 366 3-persons, 373 4-persons, 174 5-persons, 116 6-persons, 73 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,056 1-person, 320 2-persons, 65 3-persons, 67 4-persons.

1,570 married couples with children.
203 single-parent households (70 men, 133 women).

93.1% of residents of Wayne speak English at home.
4.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 22% speak English not well).
1.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $46,828,000 ($5,082 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $746,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $16,338,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $9,936,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,323,000
Federal grants: $10,193,000
Federal procurement contracts: $427,000 ($13,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,611,000 ($462,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,352,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,606,000
Federal Government insurance: $44,195,000

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

Births: 542
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 376
Here:

41 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +59
Here:

+6 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -848
Here -92 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Wayne County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.16 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.3
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.3

Year house built in Wayne County, Nebraska
  • Year house built in Wayne County, Nebraska
  • 2372014 or later
  • 2982010 to 2013
  • 2742000 to 2009
  • 3831990 to 1999
  • 2811980 to 1989
  • 5671970 to 1979
  • 3671960 to 1969
  • 4461950 to 1959
  • 1291940 to 1949
  • 1,0451939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Wayne County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wayne County, Nebraska
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wayne County, Nebraska
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 143 rooms
  • 1394 rooms
  • 3295 rooms
  • 4166 rooms
  • 3807 rooms
  • 3058 rooms
  • 8469+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wayne County, Nebraska
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wayne County, Nebraska
  • 421 room
  • 462 rooms
  • 1803 rooms
  • 3204 rooms
  • 3295 rooms
  • 1586 rooms
  • 907 rooms
  • 948 rooms
  • 829+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Wayne County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Wayne County, Nebraska
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Wayne County, Nebraska
  • 1no bedroom
  • 521 bedroom
  • 3552 bedrooms
  • 9283 bedrooms
  • 7714 bedrooms
  • 3285+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wayne County, Nebraska
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wayne County, Nebraska
  • 42no bedroom
  • 1791 bedroom
  • 5982 bedrooms
  • 2603 bedrooms
  • 2564 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Wayne County, Nebraska 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
  • 11no vehicle
  • 3901 vehicle
  • 9742 vehicles
  • 6143 vehicles
  • 3174 vehicles
  • 1285+ 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
  • 82no vehicle
  • 4521 vehicle
  • 4352 vehicles
  • 2423 vehicles
  • 1094 vehicles
  • 285+ vehicles

80.9% of Wayne County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 25% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 74% lived in Nebraska.

Wayne County:

80.9%
State average:

84.1%

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

  • This state: 6,673
  • Other state: 2,367
  • Northeast: 83
  • Midwest: 1,506
  • South: 348
  • West: 403
Year householders moved into unit in Wayne County, NE
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Wayne County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 48.0%Utility gas
  • 23.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 17.2%Electricity
  • 6.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.7%Other fuel
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 44.1%Electricity
  • 36.0%Utility gas
  • 13.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 69
Here:

8.3%
Nebraska:

14.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2
Here:

0.5%
Nebraska:

12.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 24
Here:

1.3%
Nebraska:

19.2%

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 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $286,000
    Regular Highways: $7,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,575,000
    General Public Buildings: $194,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,487,000
    Regular Highways: $1,309,000
    Financial Administration: $517,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $400,000
    Police Protection: $315,000
    Central Staff Services: $243,000
    Correctional Institutions: $148,000
    General Public Buildings: $116,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $53,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $40,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $40,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $38,000
    Corrections - Other: $20,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $17,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $13,000
    Libraries: $13,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $29,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $180,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $97,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,504,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,167,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $337,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $157,000
    Interest Earnings: $105,000
    Sale of Property: $39,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $813,000
    Financial Administration: $69,000
    Police Protection: $51,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,994,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,230,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,461,000
    General Local Government Support: $342,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,400,000
    Death and Gift: $418,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $353,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $30,000
    Other: $22,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,140,000

Wayne County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $286,000
    Regular Highways: $7,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,575,000
    General Public Buildings: $194,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,487,000
    Regular Highways: $1,309,000
    Financial Administration: $517,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $400,000
    Police Protection: $315,000
    Central Staff Services: $243,000
    Correctional Institutions: $148,000
    General Public Buildings: $116,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $53,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $40,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $40,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $38,000
    Corrections - Other: $20,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $17,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $13,000
    Libraries: $13,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $29,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $180,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $97,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,504,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,167,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $337,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $157,000
    Interest Earnings: $105,000
    Sale of Property: $39,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $813,000
    Financial Administration: $69,000
    Police Protection: $51,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,994,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,230,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,461,000
    General Local Government Support: $342,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,400,000
    Death and Gift: $418,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $353,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $30,000
    Other: $22,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,140,000

Wayne County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $286,000
    Regular Highways: $7,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,575,000
    General Public Buildings: $194,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,487,000
    Regular Highways: $1,309,000
    Financial Administration: $517,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $400,000
    Police Protection: $315,000
    Central Staff Services: $243,000
    Correctional Institutions: $148,000
    General Public Buildings: $116,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $53,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $40,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $40,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $38,000
    Corrections - Other: $20,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $17,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $13,000
    Libraries: $13,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $29,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $180,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $97,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,504,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,167,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $337,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $157,000
    Interest Earnings: $105,000
    Sale of Property: $39,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $813,000
    Financial Administration: $69,000
    Police Protection: $51,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,994,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,230,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,461,000
    General Local Government Support: $342,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,400,000
    Death and Gift: $418,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $353,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $30,000
    Other: $22,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,140,000

Wayne County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $286,000
    Regular Highways: $7,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,575,000
    General Public Buildings: $194,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,487,000
    Regular Highways: $1,309,000
    Financial Administration: $517,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $400,000
    Police Protection: $315,000
    Central Staff Services: $243,000
    Correctional Institutions: $148,000
    General Public Buildings: $116,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $53,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $40,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $40,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $38,000
    Corrections - Other: $20,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $17,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $13,000
    Libraries: $13,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $29,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $180,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $97,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,504,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,167,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $337,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $157,000
    Interest Earnings: $105,000
    Sale of Property: $39,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $813,000
    Financial Administration: $69,000
    Police Protection: $51,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,994,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,230,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,461,000
    General Local Government Support: $342,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,400,000
    Death and Gift: $418,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $353,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $30,000
    Other: $22,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,140,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 87
  • Number of aged recipients: 6
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 81
  • Number of recipients under 18: 9
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 64
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 14
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 39
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 31
Most common first names in Wayne County, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5180.1 years
William5079.4 years
Anna4888.9 years
Mary4086.2 years
Henry3778.9 years
Fred3780.6 years
George3580.8 years
Robert3277.6 years
Harold2575.6 years
Carl2481.3 years
Most common last names in Wayne County, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2683.0 years
Anderson2577.5 years
Hansen2580.7 years
Jones2480.6 years
Miller2475.7 years
Meyer2282.4 years
Nelson2076.0 years
Echtenkamp1880.1 years
Jensen1875.9 years
Thompson1884.9 years
Businesses in Wayne County, NE
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Nike2
FedEx1Pizza Hut1
Ford1Subway1
H&R Block1Super 81
La-Z-Boy1U-Haul2
Lane Furniture1U.S. Cellular1
MasterBrand Cabinets2UPS1
McDonald's1