In 2017, Wayne County, IL had a population of 16.6k people with a median age of 43.4 and a median household income of $46,405. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wayne County, IL grew from 16,517 to 16,569, a 0.315% increase and its median household income declined from $46,903 to $46,405, a -1.06% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wayne County, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (96.4%), White (Hispanic) (1.24%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.917%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.598%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.447%). N/A% of the people in Wayne County, IL speak a non-English language, and 99.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wayne County, IL are Frontier Community College (182 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Wayne County, IL is $78,600, and the homeownership rate is 76.6%. Most people in Wayne County, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Wayne County, IL is 2 cars per household.