In 2018, Wayne County, IL had a population of 16.5k people with a median age of 43.3 and a median household income of $49,764. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Wayne County, IL declined from 16,569 to 16,487, a -0.495% decrease and its median household income grew from $46,405 to $49,764, a 7.24% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wayne County, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (96.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.76%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.02%), White (Hispanic) (0.4%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.261%). NaNk% 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 $82,000, and the homeownership rate is 76.3%. Most people in Wayne County, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Wayne County, IL is 2 cars per household.