Adams County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Adams County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 19,973 with a growth rate of -1.58% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Adams County, Wisconsin is the 53rd largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,973-321-1.58%
201620,2942971.49%
201619,997-35-0.17%
201520,032-103-0.51%
201420,135-284-1.39%
201320,419-7-0.03%
201220,426-352-1.69%
201120,778-108-0.52%
201020,8865,20433.18%
199015,6822,22516.53%
198013,4574,22345.73%
19709,2341,66822.05%
19607,566-340-4.30%
19507,906-543-6.43%
19408,4494465.57%
19308,003-1,284-13.83%
19209,2876837.94%
19108,604-537-5.87%
19009,1412,25232.69%
18906,8891482.20%
18806,7411402.12%
18706,6011091.68%
18606,4926,3053371.66%
18501870.00%

Adams County, Wisconsin Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White18,913
Black or African American646
Two or More Races387
Some Other Race154
American Indian and Alaska Native126
Asian52
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander16

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

Adams County, Wisconsin Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Adams County, Wisconsin Median Age

52.2


Total

50.6


Male

53.9


Female

Adams County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 17,270 adults, (5,479 of which are seniors) in Adams County, Wisconsin.

Adams County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Adams County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

9,339

46.02%

Male

10,955

53.98%

Adams County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Adams County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Adams County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.9%7.1%
All85.6%14.4%
Non Family80.5%19.5%
Male70%30%
Female62.3%37.7%

85.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Adams County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,9502.485.6
Married4,2702.7692.9
Non Family2,8671.2680.5
Female4964.7462.3
Male3174.2870

2.97

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Adams County, Wisconsin Households

Adams County, Wisconsin Education

Adams County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4292.66%
9th to 12th Grade1,62110.04%
High School Graduate6,92842.91%
Some College3,73823.15%
Associates Degree1,3868.58%
Bachelors Degree1,3518.37%
Graduate Degree6944.30%

Adams County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,70412,8921,961
Black55250015
Hispanic54237526
Multiple Races21520221
Other Race14811120
Native American1171067
Asian444011
Islander1616

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 25.00%.

Adams County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,709$28,281$21,278
Less Than High School$17,534$18,824$16,083
High School Grad$21,626$25,302$18,298
Some College$27,521$31,743$22,487
Bachelors Degree$40,037$46,591$34,449
Graduate Degree$45,380$52,969$38,611

$24,709

Average Earnings

$28,281

Average Male

$21,278

Average Female

Adams County, Wisconsin Language

Adams County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Adams County, Wisconsin Language

95.35% of Adams County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 4.65% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.71% of the population.

Adams County, Wisconsin Poverty

Adams County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,1182,27212.54%
Hispanic4606013.04%
Multiple3155517.46%
Black872022.99%
Native631828.57%
Other5658.93%
Asian4449.09%

12.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.40%

Male Poverty Rate

11.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adams County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Wisconsin is Native, with 28.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Wisconsin is Other, with 8.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.97%.

Adams County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.99%
High School11.35%
Some College7.70%
Bachelors or Greater3.41%

Adams County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.35%
Female Unemployed21.05%
Female Employed5.21%
Male Employed5.10%

Adams County, Wisconsin Income

Adams County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,554$55,791
Families$51,989$66,139
Married Families$57,606$71,568
Non Families$28,298$35,914

Adams County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Adams County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Adams County, Wisconsin Married by Age and Sex

Adams County, Wisconsin 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 55To64.

Adams County, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race

Adams County, Wisconsin Veterans

Adams County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

2,372

Number of Veterans

2,254

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam966
First Gulf War257
Korea236
Second Gulf War210
World War II116

Adams County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74794
75+563
55 to 64467
35 to 54436
18 to 34112

Adams County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,31814.44%
Hispanic315.14%
2 or More176.80%
Indian1612.70%
Black101.61%
Asian815.38%
Other31.99%

Adams County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

8.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adams County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Adams County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

46.4%

Labor Force Participation

42%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Adams County, Wisconsin Employment by Race

Adams County, Wisconsin Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Adams County, Wisconsin

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wisconsin Dells 27192808893.27%
Adams19671890-77-3.91%
Friendship727659-68-9.35%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990