Wayne, NE

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Wayne Profile


Overview

Wayne is a somewhat small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 5,569 people and just one neighborhood, Wayne is the 30th largest community in Nebraska.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Wayne is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wayne is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wayne who work in office and administrative support (15.61%), sales jobs (11.01%), and teaching (9.83%).

Of important note, Wayne is also a city of artists. Wayne has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Wayne’s character.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.87% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

Wayne is a place where college students are a big part of the character and culture of the town. Small towns have often struggled with declining populations over the past few decades, but the presence of such a large college student population has helped Wayne to fight this trend. Not only does the college population add spending and jobs to local economy, but it also contributes a very tangible, youthful energy to the town.

Wayne’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.15 minutes getting to work every day.

Wayne is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Wayne Demographics

The citizens of Wayne are among the most well-educated in the nation: 46.96% of adults in Wayne have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Wayne in 2010 was $22,892, which is lower middle income relative to Nebraska, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,568 for a family of four. However, Wayne contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Wayne home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wayne residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Wayne include Irish, Swedish, English, and Czech.

The most common language spoken in Wayne is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Scandinavian languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Wayne 0.101011101001110
Nebraska 2.75
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Wayne 0.101011101001110
Nebraska 22.41
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Wayne 0.101011101001110
Nebraska 18

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Better than of NE school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NE Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Wayne Elementary School
312 Douglas Street
Wayne, NE, 68787
PK-06
Wayne Junior High School
611 West 7 Th Street
Wayne, NE, 68787
07-08
Wayne High School
611 W 7 Th St
Wayne, NE, 68787
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 31.3% 44.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.0% 35.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.3% 9.3%

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