In 2020 the county population was 19,555 in a land area of 458.17 square miles, an average of 42.7 people per square mile.
The equine population was 1,900 in the 2012 Kentucky Equine Survey.
Wayne county is in the Lake Cumberland Area Development District.
Wayne county was named for Anthony Wayne, who served in the American Revolution.
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