In 2018, Wayne County, MI had a population of 1.75M people with a median age of 38.1 and a median household income of $46,390. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Wayne County, MI grew from 1.75M to 1.75M, a 0.0158% increase and its median household income grew from $45,135 to $46,390, a 2.78% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wayne County, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (49.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (38.4%), White (Hispanic) (3.82%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.38%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.2%). 15.3% of the households in Wayne County, MI speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 95.7% of the residents in Wayne County, MI are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wayne County, MI are Wayne State University (6,827 degrees awarded in 2019), University of Michigan-Dearborn (2,258 degrees), and Wayne County Community College District (1,639 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Wayne County, MI was $120,700, and the homeownership rate was 62%. Most people in Wayne County, MI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Wayne County, MI was 2 cars per household.