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Waynesville is a city in Pulaski County, Missouri, United States. The population was 4,830 at the 2010 census. 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.HistoryWaynesville was platted in 1839. The city was named for Anthony Wayne. A post office called Waynesville has been in operation since 1834.During the American Civil War, Waynesville was sometimes manned by units of the 5th Missouri State Militia.GeographyWaynesville is located at .According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 6.45sqmi, of which, 6.42sqmi is land and 0.03sqmi is water.Demographics2010 censusAs of the census of 2010, there were 4,830 people, 1,894 households, and 1,252 families residing in the city. The population density was 752.3PD/sqmi. There were 2,088 housing units at an average density of 325.2/sqmi. The racial makeup of the city was 73.6% White, 12.4% African American, 1.1% Native American, 3.4% Asian, 0.5% Pacific Islander, 2.5% from other races, and 6.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 8.1% of the population.
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