Wayland, KY Demographics


Population: 298. Estimated population in July 2019: 293 (-1.7% change)
Males: 140 (47.0%), Females: 158 (53.0%)

Floyd County

Zip code: 41666

Median resident age: 35.0 years
Median household income: $14,688
Median house value: $37,800

Races in Wayland:

  • White Non-Hispanic (99.7%)

Ancestries: United States (50.0%), English (9.1%), Irish (7.0%), German (3.7%), Italian (2.3%).

Elevation: 680 feet

Land area: 0.7 square miles

Map of Wayland, KY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Wayland

  • High school or higher: 67.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 3.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 15.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wayland city

  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 62.8%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change: -59 (-16.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Wayland:

  • MCDOWELL ARH HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; MC DOWELL, KY)
  • OUR LADY OF THE WAY (about 9 miles; MARTIN, KY)
  • HIGHLANDS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 16 miles; PRESTONSBURG, KY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Wayland:

  • TRI-STATE/MILTON J. FERGUSON FIELD (about 66 miles; HUNTINGTON, WV; ID: HTS)
  • TRI-CITIES RGNL TN/VA (about 73 miles; BRISTOL/JOHNSON/KINGSPORT, TN; ID: TRI)
  • YEAGER (about 106 miles; CHARLESTON, WV; ID: CRW)

Other public-use airports nearest to Wayland:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wayland:

  • MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY (about 68 miles; MOREHEAD, KY; Full-time enrollment: 6,866)
  • NORTHEAST STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 70 miles; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; FT enrollment: 2,729)
  • MARSHALL UNIVERSITY (about 72 miles; HUNTINGTON, WV; FT enrollment: 12,361)
  • SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 73 miles; RICHLANDS, VA; FT enrollment: 2,412)
  • EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 84 miles; JOHNSON CITY, TN; FT enrollment: 9,498)
  • SHAWNEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 92 miles; PORTSMOUTH, OH; FT enrollment: 2,849)
  • WALTERS STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 93 miles; MORRISTOWN, TN; FT enrollment: 3,893)