Custom Closets and Closet Remodeling in Wayne IL
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. In the late 19th and early 20th century, Wayne was a prominent center of horse breeding and farming research.
The Village of Wayne is committed to preserving its equestrian nature and reputation. The village has miles of equestrian paths, as well as dozens of horse farms, riding centers, and boarding stables.
Wayne contains a large forest preserve. Pratt’s Wayne Woods is the largest forest preserve in DuPage County. Located in the county’s northwest corner, the preserve’s 3,462 acres (14.01 km2) combine with Illinois Department of Natural Resource land adjacent on the north to form a continuous 4,000 acres (16 km2) stretch of land, a scarce resource in a growing urban area.