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  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
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  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    A
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    C+
Wayne Township is located in South Dakota with a population of 1,134. Wayne Township is in Minnehaha County. Living in Wayne Township offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Wayne Township there are a lot of parks. Many young professionals live in Wayne Township and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Wayne Township are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$215,100
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$993
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    7%
  • Own
    93%
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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
    283
  • Murder
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500
  • Theft
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$86,432
National
$55,322
Children
14%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    37%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%
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Plenty of police, and not too much vandalism or graffiti.
Quite the range of weather in South Dakota, and plenty of storms.