Oshkosh Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Oshkosh Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
67,004

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.0%
5 - 17:
12.7%
18 - 24:
18.5%
25 - 34:
15.5%
35 - 54:
23.4%
55 - 64:
10.8%
Over 65 Years:
14.1%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
12.8%
12.8%
High School Graduates
91.1%
91.1%
College Graduated
25.6%
25.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Oshkosh
$24,949
$24,949
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Oshkosh
$50,892
$50,892
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
17.0%

Employment Industries in Oshkosh

 
Manufacturing
22.6%
22.6%
Healthcare
14.3%
14.3%
Retail
13.9%
13.9%
Education
8.7%
8.7%
Accommodation
8.5%
8.5%
Administration
4.2%
4.2%
Public Service
3.7%
3.7%
Finance
3.6%
3.6%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
3.6%
3.6%
Other
3.6%
3.6%
Transportation
3.2%
3.2%
Construction
3.2%
3.2%
Wholesale
2.4%
2.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
87.3%
87.3%
Black Or African American
3.6%
3.6%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.4%
0.4%
Asian
3.4%
3.4%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.2%
0.2%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.4%
1.4%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
3.9%
3.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
44.6%
44.6%
Irish
9.5%
9.5%
Polish
7.9%
7.9%
English
5.0%
5.0%
Norwegian
4.7%
4.7%
French
3.6%
3.6%
Italian
3.1%
3.1%
Dutch
2.4%
2.4%
Swedish
1.2%
1.2%
Czech
1.2%
1.2%
European
1.2%
1.2%
Scottish
1.0%
1.0%
Danish
0.8%
0.8%
Swiss
0.8%
0.8%
French Canadian
0.8%
0.8%
Russian
0.7%
0.7%
Austrian
0.7%
0.7%
Belgian
0.6%
0.6%
Welsh
0.5%
0.5%
Scots-Irish
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
93.5%
93.5%
Polish
6.4%
6.4%
Spanish
2.1%
2.1%
Italian
1.4%
1.4%
Miao/Hmong
1.4%
1.4%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
Korean
0.2%
0.2%
Chinese
0.2%
0.2%
French
0.1%
0.1%
Scandinavian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Other Asian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Greek
0.1%
0.1%
Urdu
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.1%
0.1%
Portuguese
0.1%
0.1%
Langs. of India
0.1%
0.1%
Persian
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Oshkosh Residents:
3.4%