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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
    A+
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B+
Wayne Township is a suburb of Indianapolis with a population of 143,033. Wayne Township is in Marion County. Living in Wayne Township offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Wayne Township there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Wayne Township and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Wayne Township are above average.
About Wayne Township...
Population
143,033

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$97,600
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$823
National
$949
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    51%
  • Own
    49%
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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
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    17%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    10%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    22%
    13%

Working in Wayne Township

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$40,919
National
$55,322
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Wayne Township Reviews

3 reviews
I love living in Wayne Township, the school system is wonderful and I wouldn’t want my children attending school in any other school district. I attended Wayne Township schools when I was younger and I really benefited from the district.
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I have lived in Wayne township for going on 3 years now and have not had any safety issues or big financial burdens associated. The schools make up a big part of the community so there are a lot of families around. The commute to public transportation, public roadways, grocery, gym, shopping and even work is considerably short for me and makes many things very accessible.
It's a nice town and the people are kind. It's a quint and fun town. The people are nice and they are fun.