In 2019, Wayne County, MI had a population of 1.75M people with a median age of 37.6 and a median household income of $50,753. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Wayne County, MI declined from 1.75M to 1.75M, a −0.259% decrease and its median household income grew from $46,390 to $50,753, a 9.41% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wayne County, MI are White (Non-Hispanic) (49.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (38.2%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.5%), White (Hispanic) (3.44%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.28%). 15% of the households in Wayne County, MI speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.4% 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 2019, the median property value in Wayne County, MI was $134,300, and the homeownership rate was 62.5%. 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.