Oshkosh, Wisconsin Population 2019

Oshkosh, Wisconsin's estimated population is 66,729 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Oshkosh, Wisconsin is the 9th largest city in Wisconsin based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2494.12 people/mi² (962.98 people/km²).

The overall median age is 33.6 years, 32.9 years for males, and 34.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.8 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.24 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Oshkosh, Wisconsin is $45,708, while the mean household income is $57,235.

Oshkosh Wi Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Oshkosh Wi was:

  • White: 91.15%
  • Black or African American: 3.82%
  • Asian: 3.06%
  • Two or more races: 1.34%
  • Other race: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%

How Many People Live in Oshkosh, Wisconsin?

66,729
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201866,7291610.24%
201766,568510.08%
201666,517-54-0.08%
201566,571-101-0.15%
201466,672-139-0.21%
201366,811960.14%
201266,7154990.75%
201166,216280.04%
201066,1883,2720.51%
200062,9167,9101.35%
199055,0065,3861.04%
198049,620-3,462-0.67%
197053,0827,9721.64%
196045,1104,0260.94%
195041,0841,9950.50%
194039,089-1,019-0.26%
193040,1086,9461.92%
192033,1621000.03%
191033,0624,7781.57%
190028,2845,4482.16%
189022,8367,0883.79%
188015,7483,0852.20%
187012,6636,5777.60%
18606,0860.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018171,0206450.38%
2017170,3757380.43%
2016169,6373670.22%
2015169,270-60-0.04%
2014169,330510.03%
2013169,2797720.46%
2012168,5071,0340.61%
2011167,4734040.24%
2010167,0690.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White60,748
Black or African American2,545
Asian2,039
Two or More Races894
Some Other Race209
American Indian and Alaska Native203
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

Oshkosh Wi Population Pyramid 2019

Oshkosh Wi Median Age

33.6


Total

32.9


Male

34.4


Female

Oshkosh Wi Adults

There are 54,761 adults, (8,872 of whom are seniors) in Oshkosh Wi.

Oshkosh Wi Age Dependency

45.2

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Oshkosh Wi Sex Ratio

Female

32,550

48.84%

Male

34,099

51.16%

Oshkosh Wi Households and Families

Oshkosh Wi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oshkosh Wi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.1%18.9%
All53.2%46.8%
Male52%48%
Female41.8%58.2%
Non Family35.6%64.4%

53.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,3732.2453.2
Non Family12,8201.4635.6
Married9,3792.9981.1
Female2,9332.9341.8
Male1,2412.9252

2.87

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

10.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oshkosh Wi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9142.19%
9th to 12th Grade3,1297.51%
High School Graduate14,24834.18%
Some College9,01921.64%
Associates Degree3,7639.03%
Bachelors Degree7,71118.50%
Graduate Degree2,9006.96%

Oshkosh Wi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White37,61934,5609,976
Black1,6511,12795
Asian1,140970412
Hispanic1,02377671
Multiple Races13911346
Native American1361233
Other Race1298018
Islander11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.87%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 36.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,717$41,057$30,849
Less Than High School$25,250$33,844$13,977
High School Grad$30,352$32,463$27,231
Some College$34,952$41,813$27,181
Bachelors Degree$41,670$50,163$36,964
Graduate Degree$56,620$60,634$55,354

$35,717

Average Earnings

$41,057

Average Male

$30,849

Average Female

Oshkosh Wi Language

Oshkosh Wi Language by Age

Oshkosh Wi Language

94.43% of Oshkosh Wi residents speak only English, while 5.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.45% of the population.

Oshkosh Wi Poverty

Oshkosh Wi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White53,5839,52817.78%
Black1,25559647.49%
Asian1,95649825.46%
Hispanic1,36226219.24%
Multiple75723030.38%
Other2094521.53%
Native9933.03%

18.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.52%

Male Poverty Rate

21.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oshkosh Wi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oshkosh Wi is Black, with 47.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oshkosh Wi is Native, with 3.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.12%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.75%
High School12.58%
Some College10.04%
Bachelors or Greater5.09%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.11%
Male Unemployed40.11%
Female Employed17.78%
Male Employed10.75%

Oshkosh Wi Income

Oshkosh Wi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,708$57,235
Families$63,898$72,956
Married Families$76,562$85,860
Non Families$30,121$38,386

Oshkosh Wi Marital Status

Oshkosh Wi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.4%

Male Marriage Rate

35.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Oshkosh Wi Married by Age and Sex

Oshkosh Wi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Oshkosh Wi Marital Status by Race

Oshkosh Wi Veterans

4,003

Number of Veterans

3,769

Male Veterans

234

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,049
Second Gulf War910
First Gulf War713
Korea484
World War II225

Oshkosh Wi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,9137.76%
Hispanic543.96%
Black442.15%
Asian312.04%
2 or More103.21%
Indian52.99%

Oshkosh Wi Veterans by Education

6.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oshkosh Wi Employment Status

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Oshkosh Wi Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

77.57%

Born in Wisconsin

97.03%

Native Born

2.97%

Foreign Born

1.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.03% of Oshkosh Wi residents were born in the United States, with 77.57% having been born in Wisconsin. 1.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.