Wisconsin Rapids 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:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2020.

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

Wisconsin Rapids Population & Age Distribution

 
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Total Population
17,610

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.2%
5 - 17:
15.4%
18 - 24:
5.3%
25 - 34:
10.8%
35 - 54:
25.4%
55 - 64:
16.0%
Over 65 Years:
21.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
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Attending College
2.4%
2.4%
High School Graduates
93.4%
93.4%
College Graduated
20.3%
20.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 
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Per capita Income

Wisconsin Rapids
$29,482
$29,482
USA
$31,177
$31,177

Median household income

Wisconsin Rapids
$54,320
$54,320
USA
$57,652
$57,652

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
9.7%

Employment Industries in Wisconsin Rapids

 
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Manufacturing
20.9%
20.9%
Healthcare
15.5%
15.5%
Retail
12.7%
12.7%
Accommodation
6.0%
6.0%
Education
6.0%
6.0%
Other
5.8%
5.8%
Construction
5.0%
5.0%
Transportation
4.9%
4.9%
Finance
4.7%
4.7%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
3.8%
3.8%
Public Service
3.7%
3.7%
Information Technology
2.2%
2.2%
Administration
2.1%
2.1%
Agriculture
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
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White
92.1%
92.1%
Black Or African American
0.8%
0.8%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Asian
2.2%
2.2%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.7%
1.7%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
3.0%
3.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 
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Ancestry (Top 20)

German
43.6%
43.6%
Polish
12.6%
12.6%
Irish
10.3%
10.3%
Norwegian
9.1%
9.1%
English
6.9%
6.9%
French
4.0%
4.0%
Swedish
3.1%
3.1%
Dutch
2.7%
2.7%
Czech
2.0%
2.0%
Italian
2.0%
2.0%
Scottish
1.7%
1.7%
French Canadian
1.3%
1.3%
European
1.3%
1.3%
Danish
1.0%
1.0%
Swiss
0.8%
0.8%
Welsh
0.7%
0.7%
Scots-Irish
0.4%
0.4%
Hungarian
0.4%
0.4%
British
0.4%
0.4%
Austrian
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
94.7%
94.7%
Polish
12.6%
12.6%
Spanish
2.2%
2.2%
Miao/Hmong
2.1%
2.1%
Italian
2.0%
2.0%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Vietnamese
0.2%
0.2%
Scandinavian languages
0.2%
0.2%
Other Indo-European
0.2%
0.2%
Serbo-Croatian
0.2%
0.2%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Greek
0.1%
0.1%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Arabic
0.1%
0.1%
Japanese
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Wisconsin Rapids Residents:
2.5%


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