Wayne is a village in DuPage and Kane counties, Illinois, United States. The eastern portion, in DuPage County, is in Wayne Township, while the western portion, in Kane County, is in St. Charles Township. The population was 2,431 at the 2010 census. and 2,490 as a 2012-2016 five year population estimate with over 70% of families reporting income over $100,000 in census figures.
Wayne is located at 41°56′58″N 88°15′31″W / 41.94944°N 88.25861°W / 41.94944; -88.25861 (41.9493585, -88.2586396).
According to the 2010 census, Wayne has a total area of 5.868 square miles (15.20 km), of which 5.78 square miles (14.97 km) (or 98.5%) is land and 0.088 square miles (0.23 km) (or 1.5%) is water. Wayne is dotted by small streams, wetlands, and small ponds.
As of the census of 2000, there were 2,137 people, 726 households, and 630 families residing in the village. The population density was 367.4 people per square mile (141.8/km²). There were 746 housing units at an average density of 128.3 per square mile (49.5/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 94.81% White, 0.37% African American, 0.05% Native American, 2.81% Asian, 0.75% from other races, and 1.22% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.74% of the population.
There were 726 households out of which 39.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 81.8% were married couples living together, 3.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 13.1% were non-families. 10.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.94 and the average family size was 3.16.
In the village, the population was spread out with 27.4% under the age of 18, 4.9% from 18 to 24, 26.0% from 25 to 44, 33.4% from 45 to 64, and 8.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females, there were 93.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.1 males.
The median 2011-2015 income estimate for a household in the village was $137,308 and the median income for a family was $166,875.