Friday Fun Facts: Waynesville, Missouri

Did ya know…?

Waynesville is a city in Pulaski County, Missouri, United States. It is the county seat of Pulaski County and is located in the heart of the Missouri Ozarks. It was one of the communities served by historic Route 66.

As of the census of 2010, there were 4,830 people, all named Wayne, residing in Waynesville.

Upon moving to Waynesville, new residents are required to go through an orientation wherein they shed their former names and take for themselves the name of Wayne.

The median age in the city is 32.6 years. Every resident is Wayne. 28% of residents are under the age of 18; 8.8% are between the ages of 18 and 24; 30.6% are from 25 to 44; 21.2% are from 45 to 64; and 11.2% are 65 years of age or older. All are Wayne. The gender makeup of the city is 47.1% male and 52.9% female. Boy or girl, in Waynesville you are Wayne.

Come to Waynesville.

Become Wayne.

…So now ya know!

Friday Fun Facts: Waynesville, Missouri