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Population Demographics for Wisconsin 2017, 2018

List of Counties and Cities in Wisconsin

Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population5,686,986100
Black or African American359,1486
Hispanic or Latino336,0565
Some Other Race135,8672
Two or More Races104,3171
American Indian54,526Below 1%
Three or more races6,805Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander1,827Below 1%
Native Hawaiian547Below 1%
Alaska Native tribes217Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population2,822,4002,864,5865,686,986
Black or African American176,501182,647359,148
Hispanic or Latino176,131159,925336,056
Some Other Race73,08362,784135,867
Two or More Races51,42752,890104,317
American Indian27,21227,31454,526
Three or more races3,2263,5796,805
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander9768511,827
Native Hawaiian285262547
Alaska Native tribes96121217

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Wisconsin

Total Population:5,686,986
Male Population:2,822,400
Female Population:2,864,586

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Wisconsin

Both sexes38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Wisconsin

Total Population:5,536,772
Male Population:2,738,165
Under 5 years:183,236
5 to 9 years:188,155
10 to 14 years:191,665
15 to 17 years:119,908
18 and 19 years:66,647
20 years:33,845
21 years:35,627
22 to 24 years:109,908
25 to 29 years:181,581
30 to 34 years:171,846
35 to 39 years:169,513
40 to 44 years:186,808
45 to 49 years:213,589
50 to 54 years:214,448
55 to 59 years:190,335
60 and 61 years:66,768
62 to 64 years:87,142
65 and 66 years:46,464
67 to 69 years:61,429
70 to 74 years:79,831
75 to 79 years:60,610
80 to 84 years:45,397
85 years and over:33,413
Female Population:2,798,607
Under 5 years:174,881
5 to 9 years:180,215
10 to 14 years:183,482
15 to 17 years:114,139
18 and 19 years:60,849
20 years:32,665
21 years:35,331
22 to 24 years:108,564
25 to 29 years:181,509
30 to 34 years:170,155
35 to 39 years:169,844
40 to 44 years:187,666
45 to 49 years:218,002
50 to 54 years:216,757
55 to 59 years:192,010
60 and 61 years:67,439
62 to 64 years:89,567
65 and 66 years:48,950
67 to 69 years:67,806
70 to 74 years:90,861
75 to 79 years:76,483
80 to 84 years:64,962
85 years and over:66,470

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Wisconsin

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Wisconsin

Family led homes:1,468,917
Husband-wife family:1,131,344
Other family:337,573
Population of male led with no wife present:103,625
Population female led with no husband present:233,948
Population of Nonfamily homes:810,851
Population living alone:642,507
Population not living alone:168,344

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Wisconsin with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:697,744
Population of family homes:689,078
Husband-wife family:462,964
Under 6 years only:107,415
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:99,511
6 to 17 years only:256,038
Other family:226,114
Male householder, no wife present:63,893
Under 6 years only:16,993
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:10,792
6 to 17 years only:36,108
Female led with no husband present:162,221
Under 6 years only:38,248
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:33,192
6 to 17 years only:90,781
Nonfamily households:8,666
Male led households:6,847
Under 6 years only:1,521
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:625
6 to 17 years only:4,701
Female led householder:1,819
Under 6 years only:489
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:125
6 to 17 years only:1,205
Households with no people under 18 years:1,582,024
Family households:779,839
Husband-wife family:668,380
Other family:111,459
Male led with no wife present:39,732
Female led with no husband present:71,727
Nonfamily households:802,185
Male led householder:383,343
Female led householder:418,842

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Wisconsin, by type

Total Home Population:2,279,768
Population of Family homes:1,468,917
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:40,652
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:227,140
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:305,843
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:353,991
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:151,622
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:124,827
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:155,940
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:86,405
Population of 85 year olds and over:22,497
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:810,851
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:77,177
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:123,222
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:86,663
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:139,206
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:74,968
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:65,547
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:95,320
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:90,578
Population of 85 year olds and over:58,170

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Wisconsin containing people over 60

Total Population:2,279,768
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:748,401
1-person household:290,113
2-or-more-person household:458,288
Family households:434,295
Nonfamily households:23,993
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:1,531,367
1-person household:352,394
2-or-more-person household:1,178,973
Family homes:1,034,622
Nonfamily homes:144,351

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Wisconsin with multiple generations.

Total Population:2,279,768
Home has three or more generations:50,668
Home does not have three or more generations:2,229,100

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Wisconsin under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:1,335,077
Unmarried partner of home lead present:123,397
In family homes:114,424
Population of male led and male partner homes:2,223
Population of male led and female partner households:48,240
Population of female led and female partner households:3,874
Population of female led and male partner households:60,087
In nonfamily homes:8,973
Population of male led and male partner homes:65
Population of male led and female partner homes:7,698
Population of female led and female partner homes:229
Population of female led and male partner homes:981
No unmarried partner of home lead present:1,211,680
In family homes:1,208,400
Population of husband-wife family homes:916,661
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:58,959
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:232,780
In nonfamily homes:3,280

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Wisconsin

Total Population:4,386,310
Population Under 18 years:1,309,280
Population 18 years and over:3,077,030

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Wisconsin have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:1,551,558
Family home:1,153,461
Nonfamily homess:398,097
Male led home:189,384
Living alone:145,688
Not living alone:43,696
Female led home:208,713
Living alone:180,305
Not living alone:28,408
Population of Renter occupied homes:728,210
Family run homes:315,456
Husband-wife family:143,103
Other family:172,353
Male led with no wife present:43,943
Female led with no husband present:128,410
Nonfamily Homes:412,754
Male led homes:200,806
Male living alone:147,391
Male not living alone:53,415
Female led homes:211,948
Females living alone:169,123
Females not living alone:42,825

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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