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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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