In 2017, Wayne County, MI had a population of 1.75M people with a median age of 38 and a median household income of $45,135. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wayne County, MI grew from 1.75M to 1.75M, a 0.243% increase and its median household income grew from $43,464 to $45,135, a 3.84% increase.
The population of Wayne County, MI is 49.5% White Alone, 38.6% Black or African American Alone, and 5.91% Hispanic or Latino. 14.2% of the people in Wayne County, MI speak a non-English language, and 95.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wayne County, MI are Wayne State University (6,162 degrees awarded in 2016), Wayne County Community College District (2,202 degrees), and University of Michigan-Dearborn (1,982 degrees).
The median property value in Wayne County, MI is $114,400, and the homeownership rate is 61.6%. Most people in Wayne County, MI commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24 minutes. The average car ownership in Wayne County, MI is 2 cars per household.