Living in Wayne, NE

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Wayne SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
9

Wayne, NE Cost Of Living

86
Wayne's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Wayne, Nebraska Info Snack

Wayne is a city in Wayne County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 5,660 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Wayne County and the home of Wayne State College.
Population
5,558
Unemployment
2.2%
Poverty
22.7%
Median Home
$131,500
Median Income
$41,709
Median Rent
$688

Wayne, NE Photos

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Rankings for Wayne in Nebraska

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Map Of Wayne, NE

Population over time in Wayne

Year Population % Change
2017 5,558 0.0%
2016 5,557 -0.1%
2015 5,560 0.1%
2014 5,553 -0.4%
2013 5,578 -0.2%
2012 5,590 -0.7%
2011 5,630 1.0%
2010 5,573 -0.2%
2009 5,585 -

Race / Ethnicity in Wayne

White
86.7% (4,820)
African American
3.0% (166)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.7% (40)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.3% (75)
Hispanic
8.2% (457)
Race Wayne NE USA
White 86.7% 79.4% 61.1%
African American 3.0% 4.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 2.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.2% 10.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Wayne, Nebraska

Less than $10,000
13.9% (77,143)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.4% (46,601)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (80,302)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.1% (22,642)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (78,459)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.0% (66,611)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.6% (75,563)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.8% (71,087)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.0% (22,116)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (15,270)
Income Wayne NE USA
Less than $10,000 13.9% 5.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 4.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 9.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.1% 9.8% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 13.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.0% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.6% 13.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.8% 15.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.0% 5.1% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 4.5% 7.0%

Gender in Wayne

Female
52.4% (2,912)
Male
47.6% (2,646)
Gender Wayne NE USA
Female 52.4% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wayne for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (55)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (222)
High School / GED
22.0% (1,222)
Some College
18.0% (1,000)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (555)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (1,500)
Master's Degree
12.0% (666)
Professional Degree
3.0% (166)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (166)
Education Wayne NE USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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