Wisconsin Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Wisconsin Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 5,790,728 0.2%
Male Population 2,879,900 0.3%
Female Population 2,910,828 0.2%
Male Population 49.73 %
Female Population 50.27 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 43.4 0.9%
Citizen US Born 5,449,505 0.2%
Citizen not US Born 183,611 1.8%
Not Citizen 157,612 0.6%
Citizen US Born 94.11 %
Citizen not US Born 3.17 %
Not Citizen 2.72 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 19,341 -1.8%
Moved from Same Country 469,722 -1.8%
Moved from Same State 200,302 -1.2%
Moved from Different State 111,452 -1.4%
Same House as Last Year 4,926,794 0.5%
Moved from Abroad 0.34 %
Moved from Same Country 8.2 %
Moved from Same State 3.5 %
Moved from Different State 1.95 %
Same House as Last Year 86.02 %

Occupational Employment in Wisconsin top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 2,199,723 0.6%
Blue Collar 782,642 0.5%
White Collar 73.76 %
Blue Collar 26.24 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 248,239 0.2%
Private Companies 2,100,537 0.6%
Governmental Workers 360,909 0.7%
Not for Profit Companies 272,680 1.2%
Self Employees 8.32 %
Private Companies 70.43 %
Governmental Workers 12.1 %
Not for Profit Companies 9.14 %

Number of Households in Wisconsin top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 2,358,162 0.6%
Average People Per Household 2 -0.4%
Family Households 1,482,219 -0.2%
Non-family Households 875,943 2.0%
Family Households 62.85 %
Non-family Households 37.15 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 670,004 -0.9%
Households without Children 1,688,158 1.3%
Households with Children 28.41 %
Households without Children 71.59 %

Median and Average Income in Wisconsin top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $76,309.02 3.6%
Median Household Income $59,272.00 4.1%
People below Poverty Level 628,807 -4.2%
People above Poverty Level 4,951,824 0.9%

Housing in Wisconsin top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 2,694,618 0.5%
Median Year Built 1975 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 519,749 -0.7%
Built between 1940 and 1949 148,366 -0.6%
Built between 1950 and 1959 290,392 -1.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 262,431 0.5%
Built between 1970 and 1979 394,502 0.1%
Built between 1980 and 1989 267,338 0.2%
Built between 1990 and 1999 374,287 0.4%
Built between 2000 and 2009 337,448 -1.2%
Built in 2010 or Later 100,105 26.7%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 2,358,162 0.6%
Owner Occupied 1,580,945 0.8%
Renter Occupied 777,217 0.3%
Owner Occupied 67.04 %
Renter Occupied 32.96 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 1,010,424 0.2%
Without Mortgage 570,521 2.0%
Median Value with Mortgage $166,500.00 1.7%
Median Value without Mortgage $155,300.00 2.4%
Median Housing Costs per Month $865.00 1.4%
With Mortgage 63.91 %
Without Mortgage 36.09 %

Wisconsin Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 112,933 -3.0%
Some High School 1,644,143 -0.7%
Some College 1,244,185 0.6%
Associate Degree 459,166 1.6%
Bachelor's Degree 840,850 2.4%
No High School 2.63 %
Some High School 38.22 %
Some College 28.93 %
Associate Degree 10.68 %
Bachelor's Degree 19.55 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in Wisconsin top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 1,520,770 1.0%
Married 2,441,654 0.1%
Separated 45,929 -3.3%
Widowed 263,678 0.1%
Divorced 508,270 0.5%
Never Married 31.81 %
Married 51.08 %
Separated 0.96 %
Widowed 5.52 %
Divorced 10.63 %

Means of Transport to Work in Wisconsin top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 2,616,753 0.6%
Bus or TrolleyBus 48,398 -2.3%
Railroad 90 -92.2%
Ferryboat 274 7.9%
Bicycle 19,615 -3.4%
Motorcycle 4,670 -13.4%
TaxiCab 3,235 6.2%
Walk 88,222 -1.3%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Recently added listings in Wisconsin top

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Wisconsin is a state in United States with a population of 5,790,728. There are 2,879,900 male residents living in Wisconsin and 2,910,828 female residents. The total number of households is 2,358,162 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 43 with 2,441,654 people being married and 2,338,647 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 73.76% white collar employees and 26.24% blue collar employees in Wisconsin..
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