Oshkosh, Wisconsin Population 2018

Oshkosh, Wisconsin's estimated population is 66,665 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 2491.73 people/mi² (962.06 people/km²), with a household density of 410.68 people/km² (1063.67 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 33.6 years, 33 years for males, and 34.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.4 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 28,458 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 3%, with a median rent of $671/month. The median house has 5.2 rooms, and has a value of $116,900.

The median income for households in Oshkosh, Wisconsin is $43,960, while the mean household income is $55,508. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201766,6651730.26%
201666,492-34-0.05%
201566,526-123-0.18%
201466,649-145-0.22%
201366,794770.12%
201266,7175060.76%
201166,211420.06%
201066,1693,2530.51%
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%

Population by Race

Race Population
White60,999
Black or African American2,423
Asian2,000
Two or More Races836
American Indian and Alaska Native230
Some Other Race213
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander12

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Oshkosh Wi Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15% Male Population0%5%10%15% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Oshkosh Wi Median Age

33.6


Total

33


Male

34.4


Female

Oshkosh Wi Adults

There are 54,505 adults, (8,873 of which are seniors) in Oshkosh Wi.

Oshkosh Wi Age Dependency

46.2

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Oshkosh Wi Sex Ratio

Female

32,327

48.46%

Male

34,386

51.54%

Oshkosh Wi Households and Families

Oshkosh Wi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oshkosh Wi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.2%18.8%
All52.8%47.2%
Male46.6%53.4%
Female40.5%59.5%
Non Family35.9%64.1%

52.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oshkosh Wi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,2942.2552.8
Non Family12,9561.4535.9
Married9,2393.0381.2
Female2,9572.9740.5
Male1,1423.1946.6

2.92

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

9.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oshkosh Wi Households

Oshkosh Wi Education

Oshkosh Wi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1272.71%
9th to 12th Grade3,0277.28%
High School Graduate14,21534.20%
Some College9,32022.43%
Associates Degree3,6978.90%
Bachelors Degree7,40917.83%
Graduate Degree2,7646.65%

Oshkosh Wi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White37,68634,6069,644
Black1,5561,04854
Asian1,089913333
Hispanic94962095
Multiple Races16914740
Native American161119
Other Race14110119
Islander12

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 30.58%.

Oshkosh Wi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,577$40,374$29,859
Less Than High School$22,500$30,863$14,344
High School Grad$28,904$31,613$26,512
Some College$33,594$41,460$25,608
Bachelors Degree$41,931$50,742$36,965
Graduate Degree$54,493$58,681$52,153

$34,577

Average Earnings

$40,374

Average Male

$29,859

Average Female

Oshkosh Wi Language

Oshkosh Wi Language by Age

Oshkosh Wi Language

94.67% of Oshkosh Wi residents speak only English, while 5.33% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 2.23% of the population.

Oshkosh Wi Poverty

Oshkosh Wi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White53,6369,75918.19%
Asian1,92757930.05%
Black1,26657245.18%
Hispanic1,55335622.92%
Multiple75123631.42%
Other2133717.37%

19.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.23%

Male Poverty Rate

21.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oshkosh Wi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oshkosh Wi is Black, with 45.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oshkosh Wi is Other, with 17.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.66%.

Oshkosh Wi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.16%
High School13.19%
Some College10.12%
Bachelors or Greater3.95%

Oshkosh Wi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.46%
Male Unemployed38.35%
Female Employed18.21%
Male Employed11.05%

Oshkosh Wi Income

Oshkosh Wi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,960$55,508
Families$62,103$71,088
Married Families$74,270$84,544
Non Families$29,307$37,572

Oshkosh Wi Marital Status

Oshkosh Wi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.8%

Male Marriage Rate

35.1%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Oshkosh Wi Marital Status by Race

Oshkosh Wi Veterans

Oshkosh Wi Veterans by War

4,106

Number of Veterans

3,870

Male Veterans

236

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,107
Second Gulf War846
First Gulf War729
Korea537
World War II340

Oshkosh Wi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,080
75+1,075
65 to 74783
55 to 64616
18 to 34552

Oshkosh Wi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,9817.89%
Black683.58%
Hispanic674.71%
Asian352.38%
2 or More196.25%
Indian31.60%

Oshkosh Wi Veterans by Education

5.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oshkosh Wi Employment Status

Oshkosh Wi Employment by Age

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.6%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Oshkosh Wi Employment by Race

Oshkosh Wi Employment by Education

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

78.30%

Born in Wisconsin

97.03%

Native Born

2.97%

Foreign Born

1.45%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.03% of Oshkosh Wi residents were born in the United States, with 78.30% having been born in Wisconsin. 1.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.