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Time Zone: Wayne County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Corydon is the Seat for Wayne County.

Wayne County was founded January 13, 1846.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Wayne had a population of 6,283 people. This is a decrease of 6.64% since the last Census (which gave a population of 6,730 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Wayne represented 0.23% of the total population of Iowa, making it the state's 97th most populous county (out of 99 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20106,403-4.86%+1.91% since 2009
20096,283-6.64%+0.26% since 2008
20086,267-6.88%-0.25% since 2007
20006,730The Last Census

More information can be found on the Wayne County Census Page for Wayne County.


Below are some of the communities located in Wayne County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Wayne County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Corydon   1,4591,5918.3% decrease  
Seymour   7448108.15% decrease  
Allerton   5345594.47% decrease  
Humeston   5245433.5% decrease  
Lineville   22527317.58% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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