In 2020, Wayne County, TN had a population of 16.6k people with a median age of 44 and a median household income of $42,206. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Wayne County, TN declined from 16,693 to 16,638, a −0.329% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,427 to $42,206, a 1.88% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wayne County, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (89.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.88%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.67%), White (Hispanic) (1.35%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.427%).
None of the households in Wayne County, TN reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.7% of the residents in Wayne County, TN are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Wayne County, TN was $109,100, and the homeownership rate was 78.6%. Most people in Wayne County, TN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 33 minutes. The average car ownership in Wayne County, TN was 2 cars per household.