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Wayne County, MI

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Wayne County, MI
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatDetroit, MI
  • Population1,820,584
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 612.0800
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 2974.4000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)20101,820,58415 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)20102,974.4039 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201838.8%201 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20186.1%1193 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20195.1%519 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)20161,049.501765 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201626.5%1742 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20169.001557 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201851.7%1380 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20162826 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20153.3%2977 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201831.3%341 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$3,802,949,000.0020 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20172834 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201192.261781 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201942.3%993 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20194.705 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)2018305 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201112.78878 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2014$3,981,143.7827 of 439
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$53,986,299,000.0035 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20104.5%132 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201247.4%57 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201825424 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201855225 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)201017,51231 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)20192,674.552856 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$797,000,000.00192 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$17,035,000,000.0082 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$3,534,000,000.0071 of 2178
Population (County)20501,353,00046 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$216,416.00834 of 3112
Total Employees (County)20501,006,00048 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)2050110,00050 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)20502,19935 of 2780
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