Adams County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Adams County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 19,973 with a growth rate of -0.12% 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
201720,1111380.69%
201719,973-24-0.12%
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
White18,697
Black or African American549
Two or More Races445
Some Other Race164
American Indian and Alaska Native139
Asian117

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Adams County, Wisconsin Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Adams County, Wisconsin Median Age

52.6


Total

51.1


Male

54.3


Female

Adams County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 17,111 adults, (5,518 of whom are seniors) in Adams County, Wisconsin.

Adams County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

73.5

Age Dependency Ratio

47.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Adams County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

9,341

46.45%

Male

10,770

53.55%

Adams County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Adams County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Adams County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.8%8.2%
All84.7%15.3%
Non Family81.2%18.8%
Male67.1%32.9%
Female61.4%38.6%

84.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Adams County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,1632.3284.7
Married4,3212.7291.8
Non Family2,8821.2381.2
Female6043.7861.4
Male3563.8467.1

2.82

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade4712.95%
9th to 12th Grade1,5699.81%
High School Graduate6,84042.77%
Some College3,77723.62%
Associates Degree1,3328.33%
Bachelors Degree1,2938.08%
Graduate Degree7114.45%

Adams County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,63112,8141,937
Hispanic50935920
Black44438814
Multiple Races2362189
Other Race15911210
Native American1231064
Asian969417

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 97.92%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 17.71%.

Adams County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,906$30,406$22,949
Less Than High School$19,543$21,161$17,670
High School Grad$22,852$26,406$20,068
Some College$27,964$33,160$23,185
Bachelors Degree$38,690$40,469$36,850
Graduate Degree$45,595$46,875$42,250

$25,906

Average Earnings

$30,406

Average Male

$22,949

Average Female

Adams County, Wisconsin Language

Adams County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Adams County, Wisconsin Language

94.84% of Adams County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 5.16% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.59% of the population.

Adams County, Wisconsin Poverty

Adams County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,9182,25912.61%
Multiple37410528.07%
Hispanic4986713.45%
Asian982929.59%
Black1401611.43%
Native46817.39%

12.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.79%

Male Poverty Rate

13.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adams County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Wisconsin is Asian, with 29.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Wisconsin is Black, with 11.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.20%.

Adams County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.63%
High School10.94%
Some College8.72%
Bachelors or Greater3.01%

Adams County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.46%
Male Unemployed28.61%
Female Employed6.99%
Male Employed5.16%

Adams County, Wisconsin Income

Adams County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,003$57,107
Families$52,373$67,405
Married Families$58,770$73,920
Non Families$27,414$35,558

Adams County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Adams County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Adams County, Wisconsin Veterans

Adams County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

2,173

Number of Veterans

2,095

Male Veterans

78

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam954
First Gulf War232
Korea193
Second Gulf War184
World War II100

Adams County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74727
75+542
55 to 64448
35 to 54362
18 to 3494

Adams County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,13413.42%
Hispanic376.21%
Indian1511.03%
Black101.96%
Asian99.28%
Other42.48%
2 or More10.33%

Adams County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

7.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adams County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Adams County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

46.9%

Labor Force Participation

43.1%

Employment Rate

8.1%

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