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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B-
  12. Commute
    A-
Wayne Township is located in Indiana with a population of 7,839. Wayne Township is in Jay County. Living in Wayne Township offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and retirees live in Wayne Township and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Wayne Township are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$79,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$638
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    34%
  • Own
    66%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    5%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    49%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    16%
    13%

Working in Wayne Township

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$40,852
National
$55,322

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Wayne Township Reviews

2 reviews
I would choose to live here again. The community is nice and welcoming. The people here seem to want overall achievement rather than individual achievement.
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There really is not much crime here. Maybe once a year someone will try to rob the bank, but they never really get away with it.