Wayne County is located in north-central New York. The County Seat is Lyons and the largest city is Arcadia. The Official Web Site is located at http://web.co.wayne.ny.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 92,051 and the 2010 census population was 93,762. The land area is 603.83 square miles and there are 155.3 persons per square mile.
93.9% of the population is White, 3.2% is Black or African American, 3.9% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.6% is Asian, 0.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.9% is two or more races. 88.7% have a high school degree or higher, and 20.9% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $109,300, there are 36,399 households, an average of 2.51 persons per household. The per capita income is $25,327, the median household income is $52,601, and 11.3% of the persons in Wayne County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 6,834. Retail sales (in $1000) were $816,657, and sales per capita were $8,922. The percentage of black-owned firms is 1%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 28.6%.
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