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About Wayne city

Wayne city is a suburb in the Detroit Metro Area and in the Wayne County. It has a population of 17,568 and a population density of 2,918, which is 97% above the national average. It has a median age of 41, which is 1 year above the Detroit Metro median age and 2 years above the national average.


Wayne city has a median home value of $158,600, which is 35% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,300 is 6% below the metro average rent and 38% below the national average rent, making it one of the most affordable places to live in Detroit. The average household income in Wayne city is $52,709 , which is 26% below the Metro average household income and 29% below the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Wayne city is 3. Wayne city also has a crime index 106 that is above the Metro average and above the National average, making it one of the best places to raise a family in Detroit.


It is located 19 mins to the nearest airport (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW), 1 Detroit Metropolitan Airport, Detroit, Michigan 48242, United States), making it one of the best places to live near the airport in Detroit

$158,600Median Home Value
$245,800 Detroit Metro Area
$1,300Median Rent
$1,388 Detroit Metro Area
2 /10 - 6 /10
School Rating
100
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
37 mins To Detroit Metro Area
25 mins Average Travel Time To Work

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Wayne city's population is made up of 39% married, 39% single, 17% divorced and 5% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 38%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 24%. Homeowners make up 60% of the population in Wayne city.

17,568Population
4,345,761 Detroit Metro Area
2,918Population Density
  • 48% Male
  • 52% Female
41 Median Age
40 Detroit Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Wayne city is $28,061. The Median Household Income is $52,709 and the Wayne city Unemployment Rate is 9%.

$28,061Income Per Capita
$40,496 Detroit Metro Area
$52,709Median Household Income
$71,265 Detroit Metro Area
18% Poverty Rate
14% Detroit Metro Area
9% Unemployment Rate
5% Detroit Metro Area
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$158,600Median Home Value
$245,800 Detroit Metro Area
$1,300Median Rent
$1,388 Detroit Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Detroit Metro Area

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Renters
40%
Home Owners
60%
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2 /10 - 6 /10
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Top Schools in Wayne city

Romulus Community Schools School District
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32200 Beverly Road, Romulus, MI, 48174
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Wayne-Westland Community School District
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39932 Michigan Avenue, Canton, MI, 48188
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Wayne-Westland Community School District
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30800 Bennington Street, Westland, MI, 48186
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Wayne-Westland Community School District
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33555 Annapolis Street, Wayne, MI, 48184
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Wayne-Westland Community School District
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4035 Gloria Street, Wayne, MI, 48184
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37 mins
Detroit Metro Area
25 mins Average Travel Time To Work
Commute To
Detroit Metropolitan Airport
13 mins
Baker College Flint
1 hr 16 mins
Northwood University Michigan
39 mins
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Wayne city crime index is 100 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Wayne city.

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Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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