Racine, Wisconsin Population 2019

Racine, Wisconsin's estimated population is 77,432 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Racine, Wisconsin is the 5th largest city in Wisconsin based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 5007.52 people/mi² (1933.40 people/km²).

The overall median age is 33.9 years, 32.8 years for males, and 34.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.6 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.54 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 Racine, Wisconsin is $42,590, while the mean household income is $54,399.

Racine Wi Demographics

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

  • White: 63.22%
  • Black or African American: 22.48%
  • Other race: 7.16%
  • Two or more races: 5.53%
  • Asian: 1.11%
  • Native American: 0.50%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Racine, Wisconsin?

77,432
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201877,432-75-0.10%
201777,507520.07%
201677,455-126-0.16%
201577,581-324-0.42%
201477,905-169-0.22%
201378,074-117-0.15%
201278,191-263-0.34%
201178,454-297-0.38%
201078,751-3,104-0.39%
200081,855-2,443-0.29%
199084,298-1,427-0.17%
198085,725-9,437-1.04%
197095,1626,0180.66%
196089,14417,9512.27%
195071,1933,9980.58%
194067,195-347-0.05%
193067,5428,9491.43%
192058,59320,5914.42%
191038,0028,9002.70%
190029,1028,0883.31%
189021,0144,9832.74%
188016,0316,1514.96%
18709,8802,0582.36%
18607,8222,7154.36%
18505,1070.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018196,5846350.32%
2017195,9491,0360.53%
2016194,9132030.10%
2015194,710-123-0.06%
2014194,8331300.07%
2013194,703950.05%
2012194,608-284-0.15%
2011194,892-513-0.26%
2010195,4050.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White49,147
Black or African American17,475
Some Other Race5,566
Two or More Races4,302
Asian865
American Indian and Alaska Native385

Racine Wi Population Pyramid 2019

Racine Wi Median Age

33.9


Total

32.8


Male

34.9


Female

Racine Wi Adults

There are 56,421 adults, (9,122 of whom are seniors) in Racine Wi.

Racine Wi Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Racine Wi Sex Ratio

Female

39,534

50.85%

Male

38,206

49.15%

Racine Wi Households and Families

Racine Wi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Racine Wi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74%26%
Male56.1%43.9%
All53.6%46.4%
Non Family46.8%53.2%
Female26.6%73.4%

53.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,9662.5453.6
Non Family11,2731.2346.8
Married11,0373.2874
Female5,6743.3926.6
Male1,9823.4456.1

3.19

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

8.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Racine Wi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,8355.82%
9th to 12th Grade5,33710.95%
High School Graduate15,78332.39%
Some College12,02324.67%
Associates Degree4,4189.07%
Bachelors Degree5,89912.11%
Graduate Degree2,4314.99%

Racine Wi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,87426,5876,861
Black9,8077,483498
Hispanic8,7995,372565
Other Race3,0131,795153
Multiple Races1,16597563
Asian617600396
Native American24921314

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 97.24%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 64.18%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,111$36,850$27,240
Less Than High School$21,718$23,770$19,488
High School Grad$27,093$33,708$23,252
Some College$31,941$39,570$30,016
Bachelors Degree$45,852$54,409$41,147
Graduate Degree$57,173$59,089$55,582

$31,111

Average Earnings

$36,850

Average Male

$27,240

Average Female

Racine Wi Language

Racine Wi Language by Age

Racine Wi Language

85.71% of Racine Wi residents speak only English, while 14.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.30% of the population.

Racine Wi Poverty

Racine Wi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black16,7565,35031.93%
White38,4384,74812.35%
Hispanic17,7374,69526.47%
Other5,5211,42625.83%
Multiple4,13093722.69%
Native3513710.54%
Asian86580.92%

20.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.44%

Male Poverty Rate

21.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Racine Wi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Racine Wi is Black, with 31.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Racine Wi is Asian, with 0.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.18%
High School16.02%
Some College13.95%
Bachelors or Greater4.25%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.81%
Male Unemployed36.93%
Female Employed12.02%
Male Employed6.64%

Racine Wi Income

Racine Wi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,590$54,399
Families$50,683$62,127
Married Families$67,101$76,996
Non Families$29,057$37,289

Racine Wi Marital Status

Racine Wi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.3%

Male Marriage Rate

39.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Racine Wi Married by Age and Sex

Racine 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.

Racine Wi Marital Status by Race

Racine Wi Veterans

4,162

Number of Veterans

3,666

Male Veterans

496

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,583
First Gulf War864
Second Gulf War610
Korea344
World War II184

Racine Wi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2418.46%
Black7656.38%
Hispanic3503.22%
Other1193.28%
2 or More372.46%

Racine Wi Veterans by Education

9.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Racine Wi Employment Status

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Racine 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

67.86%

Born in Wisconsin

92.77%

Native Born

7.23%

Foreign Born

4.48%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.77% of Racine Wi residents were born in the United States, with 67.86% having been born in Wisconsin. 4.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.