Wayne County, Illinois Basics:

Wayne County Illinois - Government Site

Population: 16,622
Area: 714 square miles
County seat: Fairfield
Area code(s) in use: 618
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 85.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.7%
Median household income: $41,446
Persons in poverty: 13.0%
Home ownership rate: 77.6%
Mean travel time to work: 21.2 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Clay  Edwards  Hamilton  Jefferson  Marion  Richland  White  

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Map of the Wayne County area

Our detail map of Wayne County shows the Wayne County, Illinois boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Wayne County, Illinois

  Airports     show all on map

Dozier Airport, Fairfield Municipal Airport, Skillet Fork Farm Airport, Smith Landing Field

  Bends     show all on map

Totten Bend

  Bridges     show all on map

Butler Bridge, Garrison Bridge, Gettins Bridge, Harris Bridge, Hedge Bridge, Hodgson Bridge, Lakeside Bridge, Massilon Bridge, Mud Bridge, Old Iron Bridge, Price Bridge, Reed Bridge, Rock Bluff Bridge, Saxe Bridge (historical), Shannon Bridge (historical)

  Buildings     show all on map

Barnhill Townhall, Bedford Township Fire Protection District, Berry Townhall, Elm River Townhall, Fairfield City Hall, Fairfield Fire Department, Fairfield Public Library, Fairfield Rural Fire Protection District Station 1, Hickory Hill Townhall, Lamard Township Fire Protection District, Massilon Townhall, Mount Erie Townhall, North Wayne Ambulance Service, Orchardville Fire Protection District, Wayne City Ambulance Service, Wayne County Ambulance Service, Wayne County Courthouse, Wayne Fire Protection District 1

  Canals     show all on map

Bail Creek Lateral, Big Mound Drainage Ditch, Clear Pond Ditch, Cross Diversion Ditch, Deer Creek Drainage Ditch, Dry Fork Drainage Ditch, Eagle Slough Drainage Ditch, Elm River Drainage Ditch, Gerber Lateral, Gum Road Ditch, Lick Creek Lateral, Little Elm Lateral, Pond Creek Drainage Ditch, Skillet Fork Drainage Ditch, Union Drainage Ditch, West Side Diversion Ditch

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Anderson Cemetery, Antioch Cemetery, Atteberry Cemetery, Atteberry Cemetery, Bailey Cemetery, Baltimore Cemetery, Barah Cemetery, Barnhill Cemetery, Barth Cemetery, Barth Cemetery, Bethany Cemetery, Bethel Cemetery, Bones Cemetery, Bovee Cemetery, Bradford Cemetery, Branch Cemetery, Brown Cemetery, Bruce Cemetery, Buckeye Cemetery, Bull Cemetery, Bunker Hill Cemetery, Cambell Cemetery, Cariens Cemetery, Cates Cemetery, Cincinnati Cemetery, Cisne Cemetery, Cisne Family Cemetery, Clark Cemetery, Crask Cemetery, Crews Cemetery, Crews Cemetery, Cumberland Chapel Cemetery, Curry Cemetery, Day Cemetery, Dickeyville Cemetery, Dobbs Cemetery, Dorris Cemetery, Dunkard Cemetery, Ebenezer Cemetery, Egbert Cemetery, Evangelical Cemetery, Farnsworth Cemetery, Fitch Cemetery, Forth Cemetery, Gardner Cemetery, Garrison Temple Cemetery, Gash Cemetery, Gash Cemetery, German Cemetery, Gifford Cemetery, Gunion Cemetery, Hale Cemetery, Hall Cemetery, Harrell Cemetery, Hearn Cemetery, Henson Cemetery, Holloway Cemetery, Hopewell Cemetery, Inion Cemetery, Jacob Chapel Cemetery, Jeffersonville Cemetery, Johnson Cemetery, Johnson Cemetery, Johnsonville Cemetery, Kenhalo Cemetery, Kincheloe Cemetery, Koontz Cemetery, Laird Cemetery, Lappin Cemetery, Lee Cemetery, Locust Grove Cemetery, Madden Cemetery, Maple Hill Cemetery, Martin Creek Cemetery, Mateer-Davis Cemetery, McKendrie Cemetery, Miflin Cemetery, Molt Farm Cemetery, Mount Erie Cemetery, Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Mount Zion Cemetery, Moutray Cemetery, New Home Cemetery, Nunn Cemetery, Oak Grove Cemetery, Oak Valley Cemetery, Odell Cemetery, Olive Branch Cemetery, Peer Hall Cemetery, Pettijohn Cemetery, Pine Grove Cemetery, Pinoak Cemetery, Pitman Cemetery, Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Pleasant Grove Christian Cemetery, Posey Cemetery, Powers Cemetery, Providence Church Cemetery, Pruitt Cemetery, Puckett Cemetery, Richards Cemetery, Richland Cemetery, Ride Township Cemetery, Roy Neff Farm Cemetery, Russell Cemetery, Salem Cemetery, Scott Cemetery, Scottsville Cemetery, Shaeffer Cemetery, Shaeffer Cemetery, Simpson Cemetery, Smith Cemetery, South Toms Prairie Cemetery, Stewart Cemetery, Stine Cemetery, Ten Post Oak Cemetery, Thatcher Cemetery, Thomas Hill Cemetery, Thomas Prairie Cemetery, Thomason Cemetery, Traverse Cemetery, Trotter Cemetery, Tyler Cemetery, Vernon Cemetery, Victory Cemetery, Walker Cemetery, Warren Cemetery, Wells Cemetery, Wesley Chapel Cemetery, West Cemetery, Williams Cemetery, Willow Branch Cemetery, Wilson Cemetery, Winland Cemetery, Wolfe Cemetery, Wood Cemetery, Wright Cemetery, Wright Cemetery, Yarnell Cemetery, Young Cemetery, Zif Cemetery

  Churches     show all on map

Antioch Church, Apostolic Faith Church on the Hill, Arrington Prairie Baptist Church, Bailey Church, Bethany Church (historical), Bethel Church, Bethel Church, Bethel Church, Blue Point Free Will Baptist Church, Brush Creek Church, Buckeye Christian Church, Christ Lutheran Church, Christian Temple, Church of Christ, Church of God, Church of the Lord Jesus Christ, Church of the Nazarene, Conway Church, Ebenezer Church, Ellen Moore United Methodist Church, Elm River Church, First Baptist Church, First Christian Church, First Christian Church, First Church of God, First United Methodist Church, First United Methodist Church, Forest Ridge Church, Freedom Worship Center, Full Gospel Church, Garrison Temple, Glenwood Church, Gunion Christian Church, Holiness Rescue Mission, Hopewell Church, Indian Prairie Church, Jacobs Chapel (historical), Kings Chapel Church, Lebanon Church, Long Prairie Church, Martin Creek Church, McKendree Chapel, Mount Olivet Church (historical), Mount Pleasant Church, Mount Zion Baptist Church, Mount Zion Church, New Hope Church, New Salem Church, New Zion Church, New Zion Church, North Side Baptist Church, North Side Pentecostal Church, North Toms Prairie Church, Oak Valley Church, Oakwood Church, Olive Branch Baptist Church, Patterson Church, Pin Oak Church, Pleasant Grove Church, Pleasant Grove Church, Pleasant Hill Church, Pleasant Hill Church, Poplar Creek Church, Powers Church, Providence Church (historical), Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Richland Church, Rock Branch Church, Saint Edward Catholic Church, Salem Church, Shiloh Church (historical), South Thomas Church (historical), Stinson-Oak Grove Church, Ten Post Oak Baptist Church, Trinity Church, Union Church, Union Star Church, Vaughn Church, Victory Church, Wayne City Baptist Church, Wesley Chapel (historical), West Church, Willow Branch Church, Woodland Church, Zif Church, Zif Church, Zion Church

  Cliffs     show all on map

Beech Bluff, Rattlesnake Bluff, Rutgers Bluff

  Crossings     show all on map

Greathouse Ford, Interchange 100, Interchange 110

  Dams     show all on map

Allen Pond Dam, Briar Patch Club Lake Dam, Cox Lake Dam, Milner Lake Dam, Old Fairfield Reservoir Dam, Robinson Lake Dam, Sam Dale Lake Dam, Sunset Lake Dam

  Hospitals     show all on map

Fairfield Memorial Hospital

  Islands     show all on map

Old River Island

  Lakes     show all on map

Briar Patch Lake, Goose Pond, Half Moon Pond, Half Moon Pond, Half Moon Pond, Hay Pond, Horseshoe Pond, Horseshoe Slough, Hortin Slough, Old River Lake, Old River Pond, Shady Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Cornish, Fairfield Country Club, Fairfield Waterworks, Maple Grove Picnic Area, Sassafras Camping and Picnic Area, Union Grove Youth Camp, Zions Hill Camp

  Oilfields     show all on map

Aden Oil Field, Barnhill Oil Field, Calhoun South Oil Field, Clay City Oil Field, Clay City Oil Field, Coil Oil Field, Golden Gate North Oil Field, Golden Gate Oil Field, Half Moon Oil Field, Johnsonville Oil Field, Johnsonville South Oil Field, Johnsonville West Oil Field, Maple Grove Oil Field, Orchardville Oil Field, Rinard North Oil Field, Sims Oil Field, Zenith East Oil Field, Zenith North Oil Field

  Parks     show all on map

Lakeside Park, Leo F French Memorial Park, Sam Dale Lake State Conservation Area, Southwest Park, Wayne County Fairgrounds

  Populated Places     show all on map

Barnhill, Blue Point, Boyleston, Campbell, Cincinnati, Cisne, Covington, Crisp, Ellery, Enterprise, Fairfield, Fairfield Estates, Geff, Golden Gate, Hubbard, Johnsonville, Keenes, Keenesville, Klines Corner, Mayberry, Merriam, Middleton, Mount Erie, New Massillon (historical), Orchardville, Rinard, Round Prairie, Scottsville, Sims, Smithville, Toms Prairie, Wayne City, Zenith

  Post Offices     show all on map

Castor Post Office (historical), Fairfield Post Office, New Franklin Post Office (historical), Pin Oak Post Office (historical), Pleasant Grove Post Office (historical), Rinard Post Office, Six Mile Post Office (historical), Wbite Cloud Post Office (historical), White Cloud Post Office (historical), Zif Post Office (historical)

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Allen Pond, Briar Patch Club Lake, Burkitt-Laws Lake, Cox Lake, Cullum Lake, In-Dan-Wayne Lake, Milner Lake, Old Fairfield Reservoir, Robinson Lake, Sam Dale Lake, Steiner Lake, Sunset Lake, Trout Pond

  Ridges     show all on map

Fleming Ridge, Pig Ridge

  Schools     show all on map

Allison School (historical), Anderson School (historical), Antioch School (historical), Banker School (historical), Banner School (historical), Barnes School (historical), Bedford School (historical), Beech Bluff School (historical), Berry Elementary School, Berry School (historical), Black Oak School (historical), Bloomfield School (historical), Blue Point School (historical), Bovee School (historical), Boyd School (historical), Boyleston School, Brown School (historical), Brown School (historical), Buckeye School (historical), Butterfly School (historical), Carter School (historical), Carthage School (historical), Center School (historical), Center Street Elementary School, Central School (historical), Chandler School (historical), Chapman School (historical), Cisne High School, Cisne Middle School, Concord School (historical), Conway School (historical), Cook School (historical), Crossroads School (historical), Dennis School (historical), Eagle School (historical), Ellis Mound School (historical), Ellis School (historical), Eureka School (historical), Fairfield Community High School, Fairview School (historical), Fairview School (historical), Fairview School (historical), Farmer School (historical), Forest Grove School (historical), Frontier Community College, Garfield School (historical), Garrison School (historical), Geff Elementary School, Gerber School (historical), Grove School (historical), Gum Branch School (historical), Gum Corner School (historical), Gunion School (historical), Hall School (historical), Hargrave School (historical), Harvard School (historical), Hazel Dale School (historical), Hazel Grove School (historical), Heidinger School (historical), Hickory Flat School (historical), Independence School (historical), Independence School (historical), Jasper Elementary School, Johnson School (historical), Johnson School (historical), Johnson School (historical), Johnsonville Elementary School, Jordan School (historical), King School (historical), Laird School (historical), Lakeside School (historical), Lebanon School (historical), Lincoln School (historical), Little Mound School (historical), Locust Grove School (historical), Logan School (historical), Lone Star School (historical), Long Prairie School (historical), Lynn Grove School (historical), Mabry School (historical), Mann School (historical), Mars Hill School (historical), Merriam Elementary School, Merriam School (historical), Miller Creek School (historical), Miller School (historical), Mills School (historical), Milner School (historical), Moffit School (historical), Moultrie School (historical), Mount Erie Elementary School, New Harmony School (historical), New Hartford School (historical), New Hope Elementary School, New Hope School (historical), New Liberty School (historical), North Lilly School (historical), North Ridge School (historical), North Side Elementary School, North Taylor School (historical), Number 4 School (historical), Number 7 School (historical), Oak Grove Elementary School, Oak Grove School (historical), Oakland School (historical), Oakland School (historical), Oakland School (historical), Oakwood School (historical), Organ School (historical), Park School (historical), Pin Oak School (historical), Pine Knot School (historical), Pleasant Hill School (historical), Pleasant Oak School (historical), Pleasant Ridge School (historical), Pleasant Ridge School (historical), Pleasant Valley School (historical), Pleasant View School (historical), Pure Gold School (historical), Richland School (historical), Round Prairie School (historical), Salem School (historical), Scottsville School (historical), Scrub Hill School (historical), Selby School (historical), Shaeffer School (historical), Shorb School (historical), Silver Glen School (historical), South Lilly School (historical), South Ridge School (historical), South Taylor School (historical), Tennessee School (historical), Trotter School (historical), Union School (historical), Vandaveer School (historical), Vest School (historical), Wabash School (historical), Wagner School (historical), Walker School (historical), Walnut Hill School (historical), Ward School (historical), Watson School (historical), Wayne City Elementary School, Wayne City High School, Weaver School (historical), West School (historical), White Oak School (historical), Wild Rose School (historical), Willis School (historical), Willow Branch School (historical), Wilson School (historical), Windland School (historical), Woodland School (historical), Woodside School (historical)

  Streams     show all on map

Ash Slough, Bail Creek, Bear Creek, Big Creek, Bob Branch, Boyd Creek, Briar Branch, Brush Creek, Camel Creek, Clear Pond Slough, Crooked Creek, Deer Creek, Dry Fork, Elm Creek, Elm River, Emmons Creek, Endsley Creek, Evans Creek, Fish Slough, Fourmile Creek, Freds Creek, Gentry Creek, Gregory Branch, Grove Creek, Gum Branch, Gum Branch, Ham Creek, Hazel Branch, Horse Creek, Hughes Branch, Jack Creek, Johnson Creek, Johnson Fork, King Creek, Lick Creek, Little Dry Fork, Little Pond Creek, Livergood Creek, Martin Creek, Miller Creek, Miller Creek, Moore Pond Slough, Moutray Slough, Newton Branch, Owens Creek, Paddy Creek, Pilcher Creek, Polecat Creek, Pond Creek, Possum Creek, Puncheon Creek, Rattlesnake Creek, Shoe Creek, Skillet Fork Lagoon, South Fork Deer Creek, Sycamore Creek, Taylor Branch, Turner Creek, Village Creek, Walton Creek, Wash Branch, Watson Creek, White Oak Slough, Willow Branch

  Summits     show all on map

Linder Hill, Little Potatoe Hill, Potatoe Hill, Turkey Ridge

  Towers     show all on map

WFIW-AM (Fairfield), WFIW-FM (Fairfield)

  Wells     show all on map

Maple Well,

Wayne County, Illinois Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteWayne County White population 16,30616,306  
MixedWayne County Mixed population 133132
AsianWayne County Asian population 6666
American IndianWayne County American Indian population 3333
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderWayne County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
Illinois population by county