In 2019, Wayne County, KY had a population of 20.5k people with a median age of 42.5 and a median household income of $34,914. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Wayne County, KY declined from 20,609 to 20,546, a −0.306% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,039 to $34,914, a 2.57% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wayne County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.2%), Other (Hispanic) (2.18%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.98%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.34%), and White (Hispanic) (1.15%). 0% of the households in Wayne County, KY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
98.3% of the residents in Wayne County, KY are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Wayne County, KY was $88,800, and the homeownership rate was 73.5%. Most people in Wayne County, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Wayne County, KY was 2 cars per household.