In 2017, Wayne County, NE had a population of 9.41k people with a median age of 31.7 and a median household income of $58,093. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wayne County, NE declined from 9,414 to 9,409, a -0.0531% decrease and its median household income grew from $55,141 to $58,093, a 5.35% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wayne County, NE are White (Non-Hispanic) (90.2%), White (Hispanic) (4.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.08%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.09%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.616%). N/A% of the people in Wayne County, NE speak a non-English language, and 98.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wayne County, NE are Wayne State College (781 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Wayne County, NE is $133,000, and the homeownership rate is 63.5%. Most people in Wayne County, NE commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Wayne County, NE is 2 cars per household.