Buffalo County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Buffalo County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 13,167 with a growth rate of -0.67% 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
201713,167-89-0.67%
201613,256960.73%
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
White12,929
Two or More Races140
Some Other Race94
Black or African American53
American Indian and Alaska Native26
Asian14

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

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Median Age

45.4


Total

45.5


Male

45.4


Female

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 10,459 adults, (2,638 of which are seniors) in Buffalo County, Wisconsin.

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

69.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

6,513

49.13%

Male

6,743

50.87%

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
Male80.1%19.9%
All75.1%24.9%
Non Family60.3%39.7%
Female51.9%48.1%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,7072.375.1
Married3,1842.8786.3
Non Family1,9141.1960.3
Female3682.8551.9
Male2412.7880.1

2.8

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

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 Grade2923.07%
9th to 12th Grade5145.40%
High School Graduate4,00142.05%
Some College1,94120.40%
Associates Degree1,03610.89%
Bachelors Degree1,17612.36%
Graduate Degree5555.83%

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,2508,5031,705
Hispanic1327415
Multiple Races72718
Other Race4310
Black25253
Native American2424
Asian1212

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 18.43%.

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,477$40,422$28,995
Less Than High School$23,542$24,792$19,875
High School Grad$30,850$36,577$21,742
Some College$36,471$43,144$30,391
Bachelors Degree$40,478$44,444$37,976
Graduate Degree$54,432$60,875$47,031

$34,477

Average Earnings

$40,422

Average Male

$28,995

Average Female

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Language

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Language

97.41% of Buffalo County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 2.59% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.40% of the population.

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Poverty

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,6441,34910.67%
Multiple1403927.86%
Hispanic276155.43%
Native261142.31%
Black411024.39%
Other9433.19%

10.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.48%

Male Poverty Rate

11.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buffalo County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buffalo County, Wisconsin is Native, with 42.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buffalo County, Wisconsin is Other, with 3.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.69%.

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.40%
High School10.41%
Some College8.29%
Bachelors or Greater4.74%

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.98%
Male Unemployed20.53%
Female Employed6.31%
Male Employed5.45%

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Income

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,447$62,397
Families$62,669$73,077
Married Families$67,265$
Non Families$27,183$36,607

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.5%

Male Marriage Rate

60.0%

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 45To54.

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Veterans

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

1,057

Number of Veterans

1,022

Male Veterans

35

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam412
Korea142
First Gulf War102
Second Gulf War91
World War II49

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+307
65 to 74281
55 to 64226
35 to 54203
18 to 3440

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,03710.13%
2 or More1520.27%
Indian520.83%
Hispanic21.16%

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

8.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Buffalo County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

66.3%

Labor Force Participation

63.8%

Employment Rate

3.7%

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