About 2.2% of families and 3.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.9% of those under age 18 and 6.6% of those age 65 or over. Ryerson Elementary School[114] (273; K-5), [9], Of the 19,127 households, 33.0% had children under the age of 18; 62.9% were married couples living together; 8.6% had a female householder with no husband present and 25.6% were non-families. The Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township’s mission is to provide multiple pathways for learning that meet or exceed the present and future goals and aspirations of our community in partnership as students, school staff, parents, civic groups, business owners, government, faith-based organizations, community members at large, and others. Number of employees at Township Of Wayne in year 2016 was 680. George Washington Middle School[117] (653; 6-8), Know what's coming with AccuWeather's extended daily forecasts for Wayne Township, NJ. Wayne Township Trustee - Austin Knox. Have a question for us? All meetings will be held on Zoom and are open to the public. The population density was 2,269.5/mi2 (876.4/km2). Wayne is a township in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States, located less than 20 miles (32 km) from Midtown Manhattan, and is home to William Paterson University. The population was 2,654 at the 2010 census. Share. Site Last Updated: December 11, 2020 [56][57] The rink is also home to hockey teams such as the New Jersey Bandits, the New Jersey Hitmen and the William Paterson University ice hockey team. Please accept Echovita’s sincere condolences. Advertisement. The population density was 2,306.0 inhabitants per square mile (890.4/km2). Trustee Austin Knox is a Fort Wayne native who, on January 10, 2020, was unanimously elected trustee at a caucus of Democratic precinct committee leaders of Wayne Township. In 1694, Arent Schuyler, a surveyor, trader and land speculator, was sent by the British into northwestern New Jersey to investigate rumors that the French were trying to incite the local Lenape Native Americans to rebel against them. Albert P. Terhune Elementary School[115] (399; PreK-5), //