Buffalo County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Buffalo County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 13,167 with a growth rate of 0.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Buffalo County, Wisconsin is the 67th largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201713,243760.58%
201713,16770.05%
201613,160-105-0.79%
201513,265180.14%
201413,247-127-0.95%
201313,374280.21%
201213,346-97-0.72%
201113,443-107-0.79%
201013,550-34-0.25%
199013,584-725-5.07%
198014,3095664.12%
197013,743-459-3.23%
196014,202-517-3.51%
195014,719-1,371-8.52%
194016,0907604.96%
193015,330-285-1.83%
192015,615-391-2.44%
191016,006-759-4.53%
190016,7657684.80%
189015,9974693.02%
188015,5284,40539.60%
187011,1237,259187.86%
18603,8640.00%

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,894
Two or More Races151
Some Other Race90
Black or African American65
American Indian and Alaska Native39
Asian4

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

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Median Age

45.7


Total

45.9


Male

45.5


Female

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 10,453 adults, (2,740 of whom are seniors) in Buffalo County, Wisconsin.

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

71.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

6,503

49.11%

Male

6,740

50.89%

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.3%14.7%
Male79.1%20.9%
All75.3%24.7%
Non Family61.4%38.6%
Female54.1%45.9%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,7232.2975.3
Married3,2142.8385.3
Non Family1,8221.1961.4
Female3862.6254.1
Male3012.7979.1

2.73

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Households

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2812.95%
9th to 12th Grade5125.37%
High School Graduate3,93541.30%
Some College1,95620.53%
Associates Degree1,13411.90%
Bachelors Degree1,15912.16%
Graduate Degree5515.78%

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,2388,5191,675
Hispanic1438424
Multiple Races74719
Other Race4712
Black38241
Native American37373
Asian44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 18.13%.

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,234$41,493$30,267
Less Than High School$27,171$26,346$27,824
High School Grad$31,767$38,969$23,482
Some College$38,148$46,463$31,128
Bachelors Degree$41,389$44,167$40,700
Graduate Degree$60,000$66,012$48,438

$36,234

Average Earnings

$41,493

Average Male

$30,267

Average Female

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Language

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Language

97.39% of Buffalo County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 2.61% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.48% of the population.

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Poverty

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,6041,26810.06%
Multiple1516140.40%
Hispanic2813010.68%
Black532750.94%
Native392256.41%
Other901213.33%

10.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.88%

Male Poverty Rate

11.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buffalo County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buffalo County, Wisconsin is Native, with 56.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buffalo County, Wisconsin is White, with 10.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.59%.

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.92%
High School9.58%
Some College9.14%
Bachelors or Greater3.33%

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.57%
Male Unemployed26.00%
Female Employed7.62%
Male Employed4.08%

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Income

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,753$65,917
Families$64,473$74,858
Married Families$68,750$
Non Families$28,105$40,811

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.4%

Male Marriage Rate

60.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Married by Age and Sex

Buffalo 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.

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race


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

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Veterans

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

970

Number of Veterans

933

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam386
Korea135
Second Gulf War96
First Gulf War84
World War II43

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+311
65 to 74274
55 to 64177
35 to 54161
18 to 3447

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9469.25%
2 or More2228.57%
Indian25.41%

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

7.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Employment by Race

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Buffalo County, Wisconsin

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mondovi27772634-143-5.15%
Buffalo City1023969-54-5.28%
Fountain City859849-10-1.16%
Alma781721-60-7.68%
Cochrane450419-31-6.89%
Nelson374347-27-7.22%
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