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Demographics Analysis

The people of Wayne County, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 495

5 to 9 years : 486

10 to 14 years : 522

15 to 17 years : 365

18 and 19 years : 196

20 years : 85

21 years : 100

22 to 24 years : 332

25 to 29 years : 490

30 to 34 years : 429

35 to 39 years : 495

40 to 44 years : 526

45 to 49 years : 625

50 to 54 years : 569

55 to 59 years : 576

60 and 61 years : 129

62 to 64 years : 292

65 and 66 years : 229

67 to 69 years : 150

70 to 74 years : 368

75 to 79 years : 218

80 to 84 years : 191

85 years and over : 152

Female:

Under 5 years : 477

5 to 9 years : 495

10 to 14 years : 543

15 to 17 years : 302

18 and 19 years : 168

20 years : 79

21 years : 65

22 to 24 years : 304

25 to 29 years : 510

30 to 34 years : 409

35 to 39 years : 394

40 to 44 years : 589

45 to 49 years : 636

50 to 54 years : 582

55 to 59 years : 565

60 and 61 years : 222

62 to 64 years : 283

65 and 66 years : 222

67 to 69 years : 311

70 to 74 years : 372

75 to 79 years : 348

80 to 84 years : 284

85 years and over : 325


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 7,581

Multiple ancestry : 2,700

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 60

Ancestry not reported : 6,164


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Wayne County, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 16,322

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 23

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 117

Not a U.S. citizen : 43


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 972

5 to 17 years : 2,713

18 to 24 years : 1,329

25 to 34 years : 1,838

35 to 44 years : 2,004

45 to 54 years : 2,412

55 to 59 years : 1,141

60 and 61 years : 351

62 to 64 years : 575

65 to 74 years : 1,652

75 years and over : 1,518

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 822

5 to 17 years : 2,162

18 to 24 years : 991

25 to 34 years : 1,417

35 to 44 years : 1,769

45 to 54 years : 2,000

55 to 59 years : 1,020

60 and 61 years : 275

62 to 64 years : 494

65 to 74 years : 1,321

75 years and over : 1,260

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 150

5 to 17 years : 549

18 to 24 years : 302

25 to 34 years : 418

35 to 44 years : 229

45 to 54 years : 359

55 to 59 years : 115

60 and 61 years : 57

62 to 64 years : 62

65 to 74 years : 292

75 years and over : 258

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 2

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 3

45 to 54 years : 12

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 36

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 3

45 to 54 years : 41

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 19

65 to 74 years : 39

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,656

Female : 6,875

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,257

Female : 1,534

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 15

Female : 8

Foreign born:

Male : 92

Female : 68


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 13,323

Born in other state in the United States : 2,736

Native: born outside the United States : 23

Foreign born : 70


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,916

Now married, except separated : 6,683

Divorced : 1,426

Separated : 151

Widowed : 867

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 651

Now married, except separated : 1,186

Divorced : 191

Separated : 48

Widowed : 185

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 2

Now married, except separated : 21

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 36

Now married, except separated : 118

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 6


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Speak only English : 15,221

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 111

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

German:

Speak English "very well" : 52

Speak English less than "very well" : 17

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 25

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 38

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 3


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Wayne County, Illinois

  • United States Or American: 3,439   (27.1%)
  • German: 2,285   (18.0%)
  • English: 2,042   (16.1%)
  • Other Groups: 1,430   (11.3%)
  • Irish: 1,425   (11.2%)
  • Dutch: 286   (2.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 279   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 262   (2.1%)
  • Scottish: 215   (1.7%)
  • Italian: 177   (1.4%)
  • Polish: 117   (0.9%)
  • Swedish: 99   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 81   (0.6%)
  • European: 77   (0.6%)
  • Swiss: 73   (0.6%)
  • Czech: 54   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 53   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 53   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 26   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 25   (0.2%)
  • British: 21   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 21   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 20   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 18   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 15   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 15   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 11   (0.1%)
  • Latvian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 6   (0.0%)
  • Slovene: 6   (0.0%)
  • Finnish: 5   (0.0%)
  • Maltese: 5   (0.0%)
  • Iranian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Portuguese: 2   (0.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.0%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Celtic: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Wayne County, Illinois is 16,505



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Wayne County, Illinois: 8,020
Female Population in Wayne County, Illinois: 8,485


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Wayne County, Illinois: 40.1
Median Female Resident Age in Wayne County, Illinois: 44.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Wayne County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

43.2

Male

41.7

Female

44.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

18.0

Male

19.0

Female

14.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

43.5

Male

45.0

Female

43.5

Asian


Both sexes

30.6

Male

27.5

Female

30.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

65.5

Male

0.0

Female

65.5

Other


Both sexes

25.5

Male

27.8

Female

14.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.5

Male

28.5

Female

18.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.5

Male

28.0

Female

21.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.3

Male

41.8

Female

44.7


(updated 2010)



Races in Wayne County, Illinois


  • White: 16,152
  • African American: 135
  • American Indian: 37
  • Asian: 16
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 36
  • Two or More Races: 129



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Wayne County, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Wayne County, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 50   (0.91%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 26   (0.47%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 64   (1.16%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 489   (8.85%)
  • 9th Grade: 201   (3.64%)
  • 10th Grade: 232   (4.2%)
  • 11th Grade: 179   (3.24%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 171   (3.1%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,966   (35.6%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 481   (8.71%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 583   (10.56%)
  • Associate Degree: 490   (8.87%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 400   (7.24%)
  • Master's Degree: 114   (2.06%)
  • Professional School Degree: 55   (1%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 22   (0.4%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 29   (0.47%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 22   (0.35%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 28   (0.45%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 618   (9.97%)
  • 9th Grade: 154   (2.48%)
  • 10th Grade: 297   (4.79%)
  • 11th Grade: 213   (3.44%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 137   (2.21%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,099   (33.85%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 637   (10.27%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 728   (11.74%)
  • Associate Degree: 655   (10.56%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 377   (6.08%)
  • Master's Degree: 148   (2.39%)
  • Professional School Degree: 43   (0.69%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 15   (0.24%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Wayne County, Illinois

  • Fairfield Psd 112


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 806 N 1st St, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-6501, Students: 710 )

  • Wayne City Cusd 100


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 457, Wayne City, IL 62895, Phone: (618) 895-3103, Students: 606 )

  • Fairfield Comm H S Dist 225


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 300 W King St, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-2649, Students: 497 )

  • North Wayne Cusd 200


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 235, Cisne, IL 62823, Phone: (618) 673-2151, Students: 452 )

  • New Hope Ccsd 6


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Rr 4 Box 243, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-3296, Students: 190 )

  • Jasper Ccsd 17


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Rr 3 Box 473, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-3048, Students: 178 )

  • Geff Ccsd 14


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 201 E Lafayette St, Geff, IL 62842, Phone: (618) 897-2465, Students: 99 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Wayne County, Illinois

  • Center Street Elem School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 200 W Center St, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-2679, Students: 450 )

  • Wayne City Attendance Center


    ( Grades: 3-8, Location: Po Box 457, Wayne City, IL 62895, Phone: (618) 895-3103, Students: 265 )

  • North Side Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 806 N 1st St, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 847-4341, Students: 260 )

  • New Hope Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Rr 4 Box 243, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-3296, Students: 190 )

  • Jasper Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Rr 3 Box 473, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-3048, Students: 178 )

  • Cisne Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: Po Box 69, Cisne, IL 62823, Phone: (618) 673-2156, Students: 120 )

  • Johnsonville Elem School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: Po Box A, Johnsonville, IL 62850, Phone: (618) 673-3044, Students: 105 )

  • Geff Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 201 E Lafayette St, Geff, IL 62842, Phone: (618) 897-2465, Students: 99 )

  • Mount Erie Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: Rr 1 Box 1, Mount Erie, IL 62446, Phone: (618) 854-2611, Students: 90 )

  • Berry Attendance Center


    ( Grades: 1-2, Location: Rr 2, Cisne, IL 62823, Phone: (618) 898-1125, Students: 80 )

  • Oak Grove Attendance Center


    ( Grades: K-KG, Location: Rr 1, Wayne City, IL 62895, Phone: (618) 648-2293, Students: 63 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Wayne County, Illinois

  • Fairfield Comm High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 300 W King St, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-2649, Students: 497 )

  • Wayne City High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 427, Wayne City, IL 62895, Phone: (618) 895-3103, Students: 198 )

  • Cisne High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 70, Cisne, IL 62823, Phone: (618) 673-2154, Students: 137 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Wayne County, Illinois

  • Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-frontier Community Coll


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 2,102; Location: Rontier Drive, Fairfield, IL 62837, Web: http://www.iecc.edu/fcc )

Largest Schools (Private) In Wayne County, Illinois

  • Orchardville Mennonite School


    ( Grades: 1-10, Location: Rr 1, Keenes, IL 62851, Phone: (618) 895-1327, Students: 53 )

Academic Libraries In Wayne County, Illinois

  • Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-frontier Community Coll


    ( Location: Frontier Drive, Fairfield, IL 62837, Web: http://www.iecc.edu/fcc )

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Wayne County, Illinois

  • Fairfield Public Library


    300 South East Second Street, Fairfield, IL 62837

  • Wayne City Kissner Public Library


    102 South Main Street, Wayne City, IL 62895

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Wayne County, Illinois



* There are 159 more museums in Wayne County, Illinois not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Wayne County, Illinois affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Wayne County, Illinois.

Area Features of Wayne County, Illinois


Airport


(1) Dozier Airport   (2) Fairfield Municipal Airport   (3) Moulton Farms Airport Historical   (4) Skillet Fork Farm Airport Historical  

Bend


(1) Totten Bend  

Bridge


(1) Butler Bridge   (2) Garrison Bridge   (3) Gettins Bridge   (4) Harris Bridge   (5) Hedge Bridge   (6) Hodgson Bridge   (7) Lakeside Bridge   (8) Massilon Bridge   (9) Mud Bridge   (10) Old Iron Bridge   (11) Price Bridge   (12) Reed Bridge   (13) Rock Bluff Bridge   (14) Saxe Bridge Historical   (15) Shannon Bridge Historical  

Building


(1) Barnhill Townhall   (2) Bedford Township Fire Protection District   (3) Berry Townhall   (4) Elm River Townhall   (5) Fairfield City Hall   (6) Fairfield Fire Department   (7) Fairfield Public Library   (8) Fairfield Rural Fire Protection District Station 1   (9) Hickory Hill Townhall   (10) Lamard Township Fire Protection District   (11) Massilon Townhall   (12) Mount Erie Townhall   (13) North Wayne Ambulance Service   (14) Orchardville Fire Protection District   (15) Wayne City Ambulance Service   (16) Wayne County Ambulance Service   (17) Wayne County Courthouse   (18) Wayne Fire Protection District 1  

Canal


(1) Bail Creek Lateral   (2) Big Mound Drainage Ditch   (3) Clear Pond Ditch   (4) Cross Diversion Ditch   (5) Deer Creek Drainage Ditch   (6) Dry Fork Drainage Ditch   (7) Eagle Slough Drainage Ditch   (8) Elm River Drainage Ditch   (9) Gerber Lateral   (10) Lick Creek Lateral   (11) Little Elm Lateral   (12) Pond Creek Drainage Ditch   (13) Skillet Fork Drainage Ditch   (14) West Side Diversion Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Anderson Cemetery   (2) Atteberry Cemetery   (3) Baltimore Cemetery   (4) Barth Cemetery   (5) Bethany Cemetery   (6) Bloom Cemetery   (7) Bovee Cemetery   (8) Bradford Cemetery   (9) Brown Cemetery   (10) Bruce Cemetery   (11) Buckeye Cemetery   (12) Bull Cemetery   (13) Cambell Cemetery   (14) Cariens Cemetery   (15) Carson Cemetery   (16) Cates Cemetery   (17) Cincinnati Cemetery   (18) Cisne Cemetery   (19) Cisne Family Cemetery   (20) Clark Cemetery   (21) Crask Cemetery   (22) Crews Cemetery   (23) Curry Cemetery   (24) Day Cemetery   (25) Dobbs Cemetery   (26) Ebenezer Cemetery   (27) Egbert Cemetery   (28) Evangelical Cemetery   (29) Fitch Cemetery   (30) Forth Cemetery   (31) Garrison Cemetery   (32) Garrison Temple Cemetery   (33) Gash Cemetery   (34) Hale Cemetery   (35) Hall Cemetery   (36) Harrell Cemetery   (37) Hearn Cemetery   (38) Henson Cemetery   (39) Hopewell Cemetery   (40) Jacob Chapel Cemetery   (41) Jeffersonville Cemetery   (42) Johnson Cemetery   (43) Johnsonville Cemetery   (44) Kincheloe Cemetery   (45) Koontz Cemetery   (46) Laird Cemetery   (47) Lappin Cemetery   (48) Lee Cemetery   (49) Locust Grove Cemetery   (50) Madden Cemetery   (51) Maple Hill Cemetery   (52) Mckendrie Cemetery   (53) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (54) Moutray Cemetery   (55) Nunn Cemetery   (56) Posey Cemetery   (57) Pruitt Cemetery   (58) Russell Cemetery   (59) Salem Cemetery   (60) Scott Cemetery   (61) Shaeffer Cemetery   (62) Smith Cemetery   (63) Smyer Old Cemetery   (64) South Toms Prairie Cemetery   (65) Stewart Cemetery   (66) Stine Cemetery   (67) Ten Post Oak Cemetery   (68) Thomas Hill Cemetery   (69) Thomason Cemetery   (70) Traverse Cemetery   (71) Trotter Cemetery   (72) Tyler Cemetery   (73) Vernon Cemetery   (74) Victory Cemetery   (75) Walker Cemetery   (76) Wesley Chapel Cemetery   (77) Williams Cemetery   (78) Willow Branch Cemetery   (79) Wilson Cemetery   (80) Winland Cemetery   (81) Wolfe Cemetery   (82) Wood Cemetery   (83) Wright Cemetery   (84) Young Cemetery  

Church


(1) Apostolic Faith Church On The Hill   (2) Arrington Prairie Baptist Church   (3) Bailey Church   (4) Bethany Church Historical   (5) Bethel Church   (6) Bloom Church   (7) Blue Point Free Will Baptist Church   (8) Brush Creek Church   (9) Buckeye Christian Church   (10) Christ Lutheran Church   (11) Christian Temple   (12) Church Of Christ   (13) Church Of God   (14) Church Of The Lord Jesus Christ   (15) Church Of The Nazarene   (16) Ebenezer Church   (17) Ellen Moore United Methodist Church   (18) Ellis Mound Church   (19) Elm River Church   (20) First Baptist Church   (21) First Christian Church   (22) First Church Of God   (23) First United Methodist Church   (24) Forest Ridge Church   (25) Freedom Worship Center   (26) Full Gospel Church   (27) Glenwood Church   (28) Gunion Christian Church   (29) Holiness Rescue Mission   (30) Hopewell Church   (31) Indian Prairie Church   (32) Jacobs Chapel Historical   (33) Kings Chapel Church   (34) Lebanon Church   (35) Martin Creek Church   (36) Mckendree Chapel   (37) Mount Olivet Church Historical   (38) Mount Pleasant Church   (39) Mount Zion Church   (40) New Hope Church   (41) New Salem Church   (42) New Zion Church   (43) North Side Baptist Church   (44) North Side Pentecostal Church   (45) North Toms Prairie Church   (46) Oak Grove Church Historical   (47) Oak Valley Church   (48) Oakwood Church   (49) Olive Branch Baptist Church   (50) Pin Oak Church   (51) Pleasant Grove Church   (52) Pleasant Hill Church   (53) Poplar Creek Church   (54) Powers Church   (55) Providence Church Historical   (56) Reorganized Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (57) Richland Church   (58) Rock Branch Church   (59) Saint Edward Catholic Church   (60) Salem Church   (61) Shiloh Church Historical   (62) South Thomas Church Historical   (63) Stinson-oak Grove Church   (64) Ten Post Oak Baptist Church   (65) Trinity Church   (66) Union Church   (67) Union Star Church   (68) Vaughn Church   (69) Victory Church   (70) Wayne City Baptist Church   (71) Wesley Chapel Historical   (72) West Church   (73) Willow Branch Church   (74) Woodland Church   (75) Zif Church   (76) Zion Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Fairfield   (2) Township Of Arrington   (3) Township Of Barnhill   (4) Township Of Bedford   (5) Township Of Berry   (6) Township Of Big Mound   (7) Township Of Elm River   (8) Township Of Four Mile   (9) Township Of Garden Hill   (10) Township Of Grover   (11) Township Of Hickory Hill   (12) Township Of Indian Prairie   (13) Township Of Jasper   (14) Township Of Keith   (15) Township Of Lamard   (16) Township Of Leech   (17) Township Of Massilon   (18) Township Of Mount Erie   (19) Township Of Orchard   (20) Township Of Orel   (21) Township Of Zif   (22) Village Of Cisne   (23) Village Of Golden Gate   (24) Village Of Jeffersonville   (25) Village Of Johnsonville   (26) Village Of Keenes   (27) Village Of Mount Erie   (28) Village Of Sims   (29) Village Of Wayne City   (30) Wayne County  

Cliff


(1) Beech Bluff   (2) Rutgers Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Greathouse Ford   (2) Interchange 100   (3) Interchange 110  

Dam


(1) Allen Pond Dam   (2) C B And Q Railroad Reservoir Dam   (3) Cox Lake Dam   (4) Milner Lake Dam   (5) Old Fairfield Reservoir Dam   (6) Robinson Lake Dam   (7) Sam Dale Lake Dam   (8) Sunset Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Fairfield Memorial Hospital  

Island


(1) Old River Island  

Lake


(1) Goose Pond   (2) Half Moon Pond   (3) Hay Pond   (4) Horseshoe Pond   (5) Horseshoe Slough   (6) Old River Lake   (7) Old River Pond   (8) Shady Lake  

Locale


(1) Fairfield Country Club   (2) Fairfield Waterworks   (3) Maple Grove Picnic Area   (4) Sassafras Camping And Picnic Area   (5) Union Grove Youth Camp   (6) Zions Hill Camp  

Oilfield


(1) Aden Oil Field   (2) Barnhill Oil Field   (3) Calhoun South Oil Field   (4) Clay City Oil Field   (5) Clay City West Oil Field   (6) Coil Oil Field   (7) Golden Gate North Oil Field   (8) Golden Gate Oil Field   (9) Half Moon Oil Field   (10) Johnsonville Oil Field   (11) Johnsonville South Oil Field   (12) Johnsonville West Oil Field   (13) Maple Grove Oil Field   (14) Markham City Oil Field   (15) Orchardville Oil Field   (16) Rinard North Oil Field   (17) Sims Oil Field   (18) Zenith East Oil Field   (19) Zenith North Oil Field  

Park


(1) Lakeside Park   (2) Leo F French Memorial Park   (3) Sam Dale Lake State Conservation Area   (4) Southwest Park   (5) Wayne County Fairgrounds  

Populated Place


(1) Aden   (2) Barnhill   (3) Bennington   (4) Blue Point   (5) Boyleston   (6) Campbell   (7) Cincinnati   (8) Cisne   (9) Covington   (10) Crisp   (11) Enterprise   (12) Fairfield   (13) Fairfield Estates   (14) Geff   (15) Golden Gate   (16) Helm   (17) Hubbard   (18) Johnsonville   (19) Keenes   (20) Keenesville   (21) Klines Corner   (22) Mayberry   (23) Merriam   (24) Mount Erie   (25) New Massillon Historical   (26) Orchardville   (27) Rinard   (28) Round Prairie   (29) Scottsville   (30) Sims   (31) Smithville   (32) Toms Prairie   (33) Wayne City   (34) Wynoose   (35) Zenith  

Post Office


(1) Castor Post Office Historical   (2) Fairfield Post Office   (3) Lower Mill Post Office Historical   (4) New Franklin Post Office Historical   (5) Pin Oak Post Office Historical   (6) Pleasant Grove Post Office Historical   (7) Rinard Post Office   (8) Six Mile Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Allen Pond   (2) Burkitt-laws Lake   (3) C B And Q Railroad Reservoir   (4) Cox Lake   (5) Cullum Lake   (6) In-dan-wayne Lake   (7) Milner Lake   (8) Old Fairfield Reservoir   (9) Robinson Lake   (10) Sam Dale Lake   (11) Steiner Lake   (12) Sunset Lake   (13) Trout Pond  

Ridge


(1) Fleming Ridge   (2) Pig Ridge  

School


(1) Allison School Historical   (2) Anderson School Historical   (3) Antioch School Historical   (4) Banner School Historical   (5) Barnes School Historical   (6) Bedford School Historical   (7) Beech Bluff School Historical   (8) Berry Elementary School   (9) Berry School Historical   (10) Black Oak School Historical   (11) Bloomfield School Historical   (12) Blue Point School Historical   (13) Bovee School Historical   (14) Boyd School Historical   (15) Boyleston School   (16) Brown School Historical   (17) Buckeye School Historical   (18) Butterfly School Historical   (19) Carter School Historical   (20) Carthage School Historical   (21) Center School Historical   (22) Center Street Elementary School   (23) Central School Historical   (24) Chandler School Historical   (25) Chapman School Historical   (26) Cisne High School   (27) Cisne Middle School   (28) Concord School Historical   (29) Cook School Historical   (30) Crossroads School Historical   (31) Dennis School Historical   (32) Eagle School Historical   (33) East Seminary School Historical   (34) Ellis Mound School Historical   (35) Ellis School Historical   (36) Eureka School Historical   (37) Fairfield Community High School   (38) Fairview School Historical   (39) Farmer School Historical   (40) Forest Grove School Historical   (41) Frontier Community College   (42) Garfield School Historical   (43) Garrison School Historical   (44) Geff Elementary School   (45) Gerber School Historical   (46) Grove School Historical   (47) Gum Branch School Historical   (48) Gunion School Historical   (49) Hall School Historical   (50) Hargrave School Historical   (51) Harvard School Historical   (52) Hazel Dale School Historical   (53) Hazel Grove School Historical   (54) Hedrick School Historical   (55) Heidinger School Historical   (56) Independence School Historical   (57) Jasper Elementary School   (58) Johnson School Historical   (59) Johnsonville Elementary School   (60) Jordan School Historical   (61) King School Historical   (62) Laird School Historical   (63) Lakeside School Historical   (64) Lebanon School Historical   (65) Lincoln School Historical   (66) Little Mound School Historical   (67) Locust Grove School Historical   (68) Logan School Historical   (69) Lone Star School Historical   (70) Lower Aden School Historical   (71) Lynn Grove School Historical   (72) Mabry School Historical   (73) Mann School Historical   (74) Merriam Elementary School   (75) Merriam School Historical   (76) Miller Creek School Historical   (77) Miller School Historical   (78) Mills School Historical   (79) Milner School Historical   (80) Moffit School Historical   (81) Moultrie School Historical   (82) Mount Erie Elementary School   (83) New Harmony School Historical   (84) New Hartford School Historical   (85) New Hope Elementary School   (86) New Hope School Historical   (87) New Liberty School Historical   (88) North Lilly School Historical   (89) North Ridge School Historical   (90) North Side Elementary School   (91) North Taylor School Historical   (92) Number 4 School Historical   (93) Number 7 School Historical   (94) Oak Grove Elementary School   (95) Oak Grove School Historical   (96) Oakland School Historical   (97) Oakwood School Historical   (98) Organ School Historical   (99) Park School Historical   (100) Pin Oak School Historical   (101) Pine Knot School Historical   (102) Pleasant Hill School Historical   (103) Pleasant Oak School Historical   (104) Pleasant Ridge School Historical   (105) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (106) Pure Gold School Historical   (107) Richland School Historical   (108) Round Prairie School Historical   (109) Salem School Historical   (110) Scottsville School Historical   (111) Scrub Hill School Historical   (112) Selby School Historical   (113) Shaeffer School Historical   (114) Shorb School Historical   (115) Silver Glen School Historical   (116) South Lilly School Historical   (117) South Ridge School Historical   (118) South Taylor School Historical   (119) Tennessee School Historical   (120) Trotter School Historical   (121) Union School Historical   (122) Vandaveer School Historical   (123) Vest School Historical   (124) Wagner School Historical   (125) Walker School Historical   (126) Walnut Hill School Historical   (127) Ward School Historical   (128) Watson School Historical   (129) Wayne City Elementary School   (130) Wayne City High School   (131) Weaver School Historical   (132) West School Historical   (133) White Oak School Historical   (134) Willis School Historical   (135) Willow Branch School Historical   (136) Wilson School Historical   (137) Windland School Historical   (138) Woodland School Historical  

Stream


(1) Ash Slough   (2) Bail Creek   (3) Bear Creek   (4) Big Creek   (5) Bob Branch   (6) Boyd Creek   (7) Briar Branch   (8) Brush Creek   (9) Camel Creek   (10) Clear Pond Slough   (11) Crooked Creek   (12) Deer Creek   (13) Dry Fork   (14) Elm Creek   (15) Elm River   (16) Emmons Creek   (17) Endsley Creek   (18) Evans Creek   (19) Fish Slough   (20) Fourmile Creek   (21) Fox River   (22) Gregory Branch   (23) Grove Creek   (24) Gum Branch   (25) Haw Creek   (26) Hazel Branch   (27) Hog Run Creek   (28) Horse Creek   (29) Hughes Branch   (30) Jack Creek   (31) Johnson Creek   (32) Johnson Fork   (33) King Creek   (34) Lick Creek   (35) Little Dry Fork   (36) Little Pond Creek   (37) Livergood Creek   (38) Martin Creek   (39) Miller Creek   (40) Moore Pond Slough   (41) Moutray Slough   (42) Newton Branch   (43) Owens Creek   (44) Paddy Creek   (45) Pilcher Creek   (46) Polecat Creek   (47) Pond Creek   (48) Possum Creek   (49) Puncheon Creek   (50) Raccoon Creek   (51) Raders Branch   (52) Rattlesnake Creek   (53) Seminary Creek   (54) Shoe Creek   (55) Skillet Fork Lagoon   (56) South Fork Deer Creek   (57) Taylor Branch   (58) Turner Creek   (59) Village Creek   (60) Walton Creek   (61) Wash Branch   (62) Watson Creek   (63) White Oak Slough   (64) Willow Branch  

Summit


(1) Linder Hill   (2) Little Potatoe Hill   (3) Potatoe Hill   (4) Turkey Ridge  

Tower


(1) Wfiw-am Fairfield   (2) Wfiw-fm Fairfield  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Wayne County, Illinois

62837 (pop. 9,072) 62895 (pop. 2,144) 62823 (pop. 1,677)
62842 (pop. 840) 62850 (pop. 579) 62878 (pop. 463)
62446 (pop. 450) 62886 (pop. 437) 62851 (pop. 394)
62809 (pop. 239) 62843 (pop. 116)  


Counties Nearby Wayne County, Illinois

Wayne County, IL  (pop. 16,505) 0.0 Miles
Edwards County, IL  (pop. 6,526) 19.2 Miles
Clay County, IL  (pop. 13,729) 22.3 Miles
Hamilton County, IL  (pop. 8,186) 23.4 Miles
White County, IL  (pop. 14,772) 24.9 Miles
Richland County, IL  (pop. 15,621) 26.7 Miles
Jefferson County, IL  (pop. 38,693) 28.8 Miles
Wabash County, IL  (pop. 12,199) 31.7 Miles
Marion County, IL  (pop. 38,820) 34.8 Miles
Lawrence County, IL  (pop. 16,550) 42.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Wayne County, Illinois

618



Elevation in Wayne County, Illinois is 417.0 ft. (127.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Wayne County, Illinois

Lat: 38.419189 N        Long: -88.401393 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Wayne County, Illinois need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Illinois

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
  Total Electric Industry 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
  Total Electric Industry 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
  Total Electric Industry 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.00 2.42 2.14 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.39 5.02 5.95 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.38 4.99 5.95 0.00 6.96
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.49 6.92 0.00 0.00 6.28
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.53 4.76 5.55 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.31 4.99 5.63 0.00 6.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.71 0.95 1.48 0.00 1.29
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.18 4.49 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.71 7.51 4.57 6.48 0.00 7.02
  Total Electric Industry 8.71 7.40 4.65 6.37 0.00 6.90
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.57 1.62 3.08 0.00 2.02
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.69 3.67 3.97 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 7.41 4.75 5.76 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 7.52 4.89 5.88 0.00 6.94
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.30 1.44 0.00 0.00 1.73
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.70 3.67 0.00 0.00 4.02
  Full-Service Providers 8.38 7.35 4.74 0.00 5.87 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.38 7.30 4.86 0.00 5.87 6.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.81 1.11 0.00 0.00 1.40
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.15 3.70 0.00 0.00 3.89
  Full-Service Providers 8.37 8.03 4.57 0.00 5.70 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.37 7.54 4.65 0.00 5.70 6.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.66 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.25
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.21 3.74 0.00 0.00 3.95
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 8.41 4.60 0.00 5.61 7.37
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.75 4.61 0.00 5.61 6.95
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.54 0.88 0.00 0.00 1.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.35 0.00 0.00 4.47
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 8.59 4.46 0.00 5.59 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 7.95 4.69 0.00 5.59 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Wayne County, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 315   (4.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 248   (3.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 521   (7.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 745   (10.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 735   (10.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,013   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,250   (17.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 529   (7.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 166   (2.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 200   (2.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 78   (1.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 40   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 761   (10.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 619   (8.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 5,854

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 698

In 3-person carpool : 96

In 4-person carpool : 31

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 3

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 5

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 60

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 13

Bicycle : 27

Walked : 306

Other means : 19

Worked at home : 205


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 647

5 to 9 minutes : 1,753

10 to 14 minutes : 973

15 to 19 minutes : 837

20 to 24 minutes : 791

25 to 29 minutes : 337

30 to 34 minutes : 633

35 to 39 minutes : 214

40 to 44 minutes : 164

45 to 59 minutes : 420

60 to 89 minutes : 213

90 or more minutes : 130


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Wayne County, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 2,617

No Social Security income : 4,841


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Wayne County, Illinois)

With retirement income : 1,435

No retirement income : 6,023


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 308

$10,000 to $14,999 : 149

$15,000 to $19,999 : 236

$20,000 to $24,999 : 339

$25,000 to $29,999 : 410

$30,000 to $34,999 : 350

$35,000 to $39,999 : 375

$40,000 to $44,999 : 249

$45,000 to $49,999 : 269

$50,000 to $59,999 : 533

$60,000 to $74,999 : 788

$75,000 to $99,999 : 573

$100,000 to $124,999 : 261

$125,000 to $149,999 : 128

$150,000 to $199,999 : 41

$200,000 or more : 57


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,828


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Wayne County, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 944  (22.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 326  (7.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 526  (12.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 112  (2.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 742  (17.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 904  (26.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 719  (20.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,097  (31.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 20  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 51  (1.5%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Wayne County, Illinois

Employed: 7,923
Unemployed: 359



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Wayne County, Illinois

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%



Water Usage In Wayne County, Illinois

Ground Water

 
Fresh 1.40 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.40 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 1.58 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.58 Mgal/d





There are 795 Farms In Wayne County, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Wayne County, Illinois

The Fairfield National Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $867.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

Peoples National Bank , N.a. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $927.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 20

First Financial Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 241

The Clay City Banking Co. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $121k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

Citizens National Bank Of Albion - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $279.5k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

Trustbank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $178.4k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 7

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Wayne County, Illinois

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 17.2 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 25.6 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 34.1 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 37.9 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • Lawrenceville-Vincennes International


    (about 49.3 miles in Lawrenceville, Illinois; Airport Code: LWV)

  • Marshall Field


    (about 53.4 miles in Nashville, Illinois; Airport Code: DQP)

  • Evansville Dress Regional


    (about 54.1 miles in Evansville, Indiana; Airport Code: EVV)

  • Evansville Regional


    (about 54.1 miles in Evansville, Indiana; Airport Code: EVV)

  • Williamson County Regional


    (about 57.0 miles in Energy, Illinois; Airport Code: MWA)

  • Henderson City - County


    (about 57.4 miles in Corydon, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY4)

  • Southern Illinois


    (about 63.7 miles in De Soto, Illinois; Airport Code: MDH)

  • Sturgis Municipal


    (about 65.1 miles in Sullivan, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY2)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 73.5 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Scott AFB/MidAmerica


    (about 78.0 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Scott AFB


    (about 78.9 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Owensboro Daviess County


    (about 81.9 miles in Owensboro, Kentucky; Airport Code: OWB)

  • Madisonville Municipal


    (about 91.6 miles in Madisonville, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY5)

  • Terre Haute International-Hulman Field


    (about 92.4 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)

  • Hulman Field


    (about 92.6 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)

  • St. Louis Regional


    (about 94.7 miles in East Alton, Illinois; Airport Code: ALN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Wayne County, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.13%

Carpooled

12.62%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.73%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.01%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.04%

Bicycle

0.25%

Walked

1.97%

Other Means

0.52%

Worked At Home

3.72%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Wayne County, Illinois, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,925

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 355

Female householder, no husband present : 786

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 2,042

Householder not living alone : 350


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 24

Male householder and female partner : 325

Female householder and female partner : 41

Female householder and male partner : 125

All other households : 6,943


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,530

Renter-occupied housing units : 395

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 205

Renter-occupied housing units : 150

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 357

Renter-occupied housing units : 429

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,468

Renter-occupied housing units : 924


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 779

$10,000 to $14,999 : 463

$15,000 to $19,999 : 678

$20,000 to $24,999 : 520

$25,000 to $29,999 : 660

$30,000 to $34,999 : 469

$35,000 to $39,999 : 459

$40,000 to $44,999 : 378

$45,000 to $49,999 : 309

$50,000 to $59,999 : 691

$60,000 to $74,999 : 896

$75,000 to $99,999 : 627

$100,000 to $124,999 : 280

$125,000 to $149,999 : 137

$150,000 to $199,999 : 44

$200,000 or more : 68


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Total : 8,257


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Occupied : 7,458

Vacant : 799


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 116

Built 2000 to 2004 : 433

Built 1990 to 1999 : 945

Built 1980 to 1989 : 922

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,475

Built 1960 to 1969 : 788

Built 1950 to 1959 : 1,261

Built 1940 to 1949 : 859

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,458


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Utility gas : 3,554

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 2,405

Electricity : 1,163

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 36

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 245

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 55

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 309

$10,000 to $14,999 : 161

$15,000 to $19,999 : 108

$20,000 to $24,999 : 180

$25,000 to $29,999 : 212

$30,000 to $34,999 : 310

$35,000 to $39,999 : 278

$40,000 to $49,999 : 691

$50,000 to $59,999 : 509

$60,000 to $69,999 : 393

$70,000 to $79,999 : 414

$80,000 to $89,999 : 332

$90,000 to $99,999 : 292

$100,000 to $124,999 : 601

$125,000 to $149,999 : 196

$150,000 to $174,999 : 178

$175,000 to $199,999 : 84

$200,000 to $249,999 : 124

$250,000 to $299,999 : 97

$300,000 to $399,999 : 52

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 5

$750,000 to $999,999 : 4

$1,000,000 or more : 30


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 72

Home equity loan only : 189

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,307

Housing units without a mortgage : 2,992


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Wayne County, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : $111,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $60,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $70,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $64,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $60,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $74,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $59,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $50,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $54,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Wayne County, Illinois: 68.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Wayne County, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 6 6 $525,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $525,000
2000        
  Single Family 8 8 $744,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 46 $1,800,000
  Total

9 54 $2,544,000
2001        
  Single Family 4 4 $395,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $395,000
2002        
  Single Family 2 2 $175,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $175,000
2003        
  Single Family 4 4 $538,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $538,000
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $99,000
  Two Family 1 2 $140,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 3 $239,000
2006        
  Single Family 35 35 $5,169,992
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

35 35 $5,169,992


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Wayne County, IL): $30,481
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wayne County): $47,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Wayne County, Illinois

Utility Gas: 46.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 36.5%
Electricity: 11.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 4.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Wayne County, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 2.63%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 60.53%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 36.84%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wayne County): $308
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Wayne County): $509


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Wayne County, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Wayne County, Illinois

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: 303 North West 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/2/1995

Clay Home Health Services


     Address: 601 East Twelfth Street, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 12/18/1967

Advantage Home Health, Inc.


     Address: 801 South West Street, Olney, Illinois 62450
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/9/1994

Richland Mem. Hosp. Hm. Hlth.


     Address: 218 E Main St, Olney, Illinois 62450
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 5/1/1980

Good Samaritan Rg Hlth Ctr Hhs


     Address: 605 North 12th Street, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 11/4/1968

Hospitals Close To Wayne County, Illinois

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: 303 N W 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Clay County Hospital


     Address: 911 Stacy Burk Drive, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Richland Memorial Hospital


     Address: 800 East Locust, Olney, Illinois 62450
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Good Samaritan Regional Hlth Center


     Address: 605 N 12th Street, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Crossroads Community Hospital


     Address: 8 Doctors Park Road, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Wayne County, Illinois

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: North West 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 21
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Way-fair


     Address: 305 N.w. 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Flora Gardens Care Center


     Address: 701 Shadwell Avenue, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 53%

Flora Rehab & Health Care Ctr


     Address: 232 Given Street, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Wabash Christian Retirement


     Address: College Boulevard, Carmi, Illinois 62821
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 138
     Percent Occupied: 87%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Wayne County, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 123 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Wayne County, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 2,505
    Disabled Workers: 425
    Widowers Workers: 495
    Spouses Workers: 260
    Children Workers: 295


(updated 2007)



Wayne County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 25.81%
  • Bush & Cheney 73.63%
  • Other 0.56%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Wayne County, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Wayne County, IL

4.10 % of Wayne County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $28,059

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Wayne County, IL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Clay County , IL 0.47 % ($20,828 AGI )
  • White County , IL 0.44 % ($21,593 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , IL 0.36 % ($22,773 AGI )
  • Richland County , IL 0.24 % ($28,800 AGI )
  • Edwards County , IL 0.23 % ($29,786 AGI )

Relocation away from Wayne County, IL

4.68 % of Wayne County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $29,490

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Wayne County, IL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Clay County , IL 0.61 % ($23,000 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , IL 0.50 % ($32,548 AGI )
  • Edwards County , IL 0.26 % ($29,250 AGI )
  • Vanderburgh County , IN 0.21 % ($52,154 AGI )
  • White County , IL 0.19 % ($17,417 AGI )
  • Richland County , IL 0.18 % ($34,273 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Illinois

Low Bracket: $0 (3.00%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Illinois

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Wayne County, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Wayne County, Illinois


On 05/07/1973, a tornado touched down 1.86 miles from the center of Wayne County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 07/24/1989, a tornado touched down 2.13 miles from the center of Wayne County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/01/1983, a tornado touched down 2.63 miles from the center of Wayne County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 10/16/1989, a tornado touched down 3.2 miles from the center of Wayne County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 06/22/1998, a tornado touched down 4.48 miles from the center of Wayne County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Wayne County, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
06/16/2000, 07:10 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/09/1999, 06:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/28/1996, 08:30 pm 0 0 $100K --
05/18/1995, 02:19 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/18/1995, 02:23 am 0 0 $10K --
05/17/1995, 07:04 am 0 0 $10K --
05/17/1995, 01:46 am 0 0 $10K --
         
Hail        
05/01/2002, 01:20 pm 0 0 $2M --
02/27/1999, 02:10 pm 0 0 $100K --
05/03/1996, 06:05 pm 0 0 $700K --
07/31/1995, 01:48 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Lightning        
05/09/2000, 04:45 pm 0 0 $20K --
04/05/1999, 07:30 pm 0 0 $30K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
10/18/2007, 03:15 am 0 0 $20K --
10/18/2007, 03:00 am 0 0 $30K --
08/03/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K $3K
05/30/2004, 06:10 pm 0 3 -- --
07/05/2001, 12:30 am 0 0 $5K --
05/31/2001, 06:15 pm 0 0 $4K --
06/04/1999, 06:55 pm 0 0 $100K --
02/27/1999, 02:10 pm 0 0 $20K --
06/29/1998, 07:10 pm 0 0 $7K --
06/29/1998, 06:35 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/22/1998, 07:00 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/21/1997, 05:05 pm 0 0 $20K --
05/27/1996, 06:00 am 0 0 $50K --
05/27/1996, 05:08 am 0 0 $250K --
05/18/1995, 01:55 pm 0 0 $100K --
05/13/1995, 11:48 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/26/1994, 10:53 pm 0 0 $500K --
04/26/1994, 10:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/15/1994, 06:12 am 0 1 $500K --
         



Tornados In Wayne County, Illinois

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2005-11-15 10 40 1 0 0 -- --
  2005-11-15 5 100 1 0 0 -- --
  2004-05-30 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-05-30 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-05-08 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  2002-05-01 3 40 1 0 0 -- --
  2002-05-01 7 40 1 0 0 -- --
  2002-05-01 7 40 1 0 0 -- --
  2002-04-27 5 200 1 0 5 -- --
  1999-06-01 10 150 2 0 0 -- --
  1999-05-05 -- 75 1 0 4 -- --
  1998-06-29 -- 75 1 0 0 $80K --
  1998-06-14 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-04-15 7 150 2 0 0 $100K --
  1998-04-15 10 150 2 0 8 $2M --
  1998-04-15 9 250 1 0 0 -- --
  1996-06-10 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  1994-04-26 6 50 2 0 3 $500K --
  1994-04-15 3 60 1 0 0 $500K --
  1990-06-02 13 200 4 0 6 $250K --
  1990-06-02 12 300 4 0 0 $250K --
  1990-06-02 6 300 4 0 0 $250K --
  1990-06-02 6 300 4 0 2 $250K --
  1985-09-09 -- 100 -- 0 0 -- --
  1983-05-01 -- 30 -- 2 0 $250K --
  1983-05-01 -- 33 1 0 0 $250K --
  1975-04-18 2 50 1 0 0 $250K --
  1974-06-08 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1974-03-29 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1973-07-01 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1961-03-06 25 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1960-05-05 1 100 1 0 0 $25K --
  1960-04-16 22 200 2 0 0 $25K --
  1958-07-11 15 50 2 0 0 $25K --
  1957-12-18 8 200 3 0 0 $250K --
  1957-12-18 12 200 3 0 1 $250K --
  1907-01-01 2 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1907-01-01 3 50 1 0 0 $70K --





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Wayne County, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Illinois

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,100 17,890 23,749 19,695 23,604 21,007 21,317 28,206 22,406 22,891


(updated 2014)



Jails in Wayne County, Illinois


  • Wayne County Jail


    305 E. Court St., Fairfield, IL 62837
    Capacity: 34
    Confined: 0
    Avg. Population: 14
    Year Built: 1993


(updated 2006)



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