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Waupaca County, Wisconsin

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Waupaca County, Wisconsin
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
NA
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
NA
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
51,488
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2023)
NA
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
51,811
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2023, (V2023)
NA
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
-0.6%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 51,812
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 52,410
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
21.3%
Female persons, percent
49.0%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
96.7%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.8%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
3.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
93.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2018-2022 3,571
Foreign born persons, percent, 2018-2022 1.3%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 25,768
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2018-2022 76.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2018-2022 $178,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2018-2022 $1,379
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2018-2022 $552
Median gross rent, 2018-2022 $817
Building permits, 2022 131
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2018-2022 22,355
Persons per household, 2018-2022 2.25
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2018-2022 90.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2018-2022 4.1%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2018-2022 91.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2018-2022 85.0%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 92.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 19.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2018-2022 10.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
6.5%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 62.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 59.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 70,459
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 180,187
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 37,009
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 585,242
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $11,451
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2018-2022 24.7
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $69,198
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $39,147
Persons in poverty, percent
11.0%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 1,171
Total employment, 2021 15,410
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 641,848
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 -2.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2020 3,041
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,156
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 674
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,007
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 861
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 69.3
Population per square mile, 2010 70.1
Land area in square miles, 2020 747.70
Land area in square miles, 2010 747.71
FIPS Code 55135
Value Notes

Methodology differences may exist between data sources, and so estimates from different sources are not comparable.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2023) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2023). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

In Vintage 2022, as a result of the formal request from the state, Connecticut transitioned from eight counties to nine planning regions. For more details, please see the Vintage 2022 release notes available here: Release Notes.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2018-2022 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2022 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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