Bayfield County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Bayfield County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 15,008 with a growth rate of 0.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bayfield County, Wisconsin is the 64th largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201715,008210.14%
201614,987470.31%
201614,940-40-0.27%
201514,98060.04%
201414,974-144-0.95%
201315,118560.37%
201215,062-2-0.01%
201115,064580.39%
201015,0069987.12%
199014,0081861.35%
198013,8222,13918.31%
197011,683-227-1.91%
196011,910-1,850-13.44%
195013,760-2,067-13.06%
194015,8278215.47%
193015,006-2,195-12.76%
192017,2011,2147.59%
191015,9871,59511.08%
190014,3927,00294.75%
18907,3906,8261210.28%
188056422063.95%
1870344-9-2.55%
1860353-136-27.81%
18504890.00%

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,918
American Indian and Alaska Native1,558
Two or More Races305
Black or African American92
Asian77
Some Other Race37

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

Bayfield 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

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Median Age

51.2


Total

50.9


Male

51.5


Female

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 12,319 adults, (3,582 of which are seniors) in Bayfield County, Wisconsin.

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

71.7

Age Dependency Ratio

41.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

7,319

48.84%

Male

7,668

51.16%

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92%8%
All82.8%17.2%
Non Family75.1%24.9%
Male73.2%26.8%
Female56.1%43.9%

82.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7982.1982.8
Married3,6462.792
Non Family2,4581.1875.1
Female4403.0756.1
Male2543.0273.2

2.69

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Households

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1721.50%
9th to 12th Grade4573.99%
High School Graduate3,42829.97%
Some College2,70923.68%
Associates Degree1,33011.63%
Bachelors Degree2,17318.99%
Graduate Degree1,17110.24%

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,1409,6363,139
Native American88879897
Multiple Races17817356
Hispanic15914027
Asian524319
Other Race37316
Black2624

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 97.19%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 36.54%.

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,327$35,462$23,257
Less Than High School$20,069$28,000$13,750
High School Grad$24,010$30,889$17,688
Some College$28,284$35,745$23,605
Bachelors Degree$33,750$40,531$27,991
Graduate Degree$51,000$58,125$44,886

$28,327

Average Earnings

$35,462

Average Male

$23,257

Average Female

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Language

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Language

96.33% of Bayfield County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 3.67% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.24% of the population.

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Poverty

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,6491,1559.13%
Native1,52545429.77%
Hispanic2274118.06%
Multiple288237.99%
Black832024.10%
Asian751621.33%
Other3712.70%

11.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.08%

Male Poverty Rate

12.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bayfield County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bayfield County, Wisconsin is Native, with 29.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bayfield County, Wisconsin is Other, with 2.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.92%.

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.50%
High School11.06%
Some College9.94%
Bachelors or Greater4.07%

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.87%
Male Unemployed26.22%
Female Employed5.83%
Male Employed4.20%

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Income

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,132$59,687
Families$58,388$69,606
Married Families$63,267$
Non Families$27,857$40,511

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

59.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Married by Age and Sex

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Veterans

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

1,491

Number of Veterans

1,410

Male Veterans

81

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam672
First Gulf War174
Korea150
World War II102
Second Gulf War78

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74513
75+368
55 to 64300
35 to 54260
18 to 3450

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,36112.47%
Indian1059.80%
2 or More2513.16%

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

5.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

58.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.3%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Employment by Race

Bayfield County, Wisconsin Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Bayfield County, Wisconsin

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ashland 82167957-259-3.15%
Washburn21172045-72-3.40%
Bayfield487475-12-2.46%
Mason9391-2-2.15%
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