Douglas County, Wisconsin Population 2019

Douglas County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 43,284 with a growth rate of -0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Douglas County, Wisconsin is the 34th largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201743,284-108-0.25%
201643,392-83-0.19%
201543,475-154-0.35%
201443,629-104-0.24%
201343,733-12-0.03%
201243,745-205-0.47%
201143,950-184-0.42%
201044,1342,3765.69%
199041,758-2,663-5.99%
198044,421-236-0.53%
197044,657-351-0.78%
196045,008-1,707-3.65%
195046,715-404-0.86%
194047,1195361.15%
193046,583-3,188-6.41%
192049,7712,3494.95%
191047,42211,08730.51%
190036,33522,867169.79%
189013,46812,8131956.18%
1880655-467-41.62%
18701,12231038.18%
18608120.00%

Douglas County, Wisconsin Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White40,475
Two or More Races1,158
American Indian and Alaska Native758
Black or African American533
Asian455
Some Other Race121
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3

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

Douglas County, Wisconsin Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Douglas County, Wisconsin Median Age

41.3


Total

40.6


Male

41.9


Female

Douglas County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 34,654 adults, (7,344 of whom are seniors) in Douglas County, Wisconsin.

Douglas County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

59.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Douglas County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

21,769

50.04%

Male

21,734

49.96%

Douglas County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Douglas County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Douglas County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All67.2%32.8%
Male57.7%42.3%
Non Family52.1%47.9%
Female48.9%51.1%

67.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Douglas County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,7172.2667.2
Married8,1552.8786.7
Non Family7,3611.2552.1
Female2,024348.9
Male1,1773.0257.7

2.8

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Douglas County, Wisconsin Households

Douglas County, Wisconsin Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4381.43%
9th to 12th Grade1,5164.93%
High School Graduate9,76031.77%
Some College7,90825.74%
Associates Degree3,76112.24%
Bachelors Degree5,06516.49%
Graduate Degree2,2767.41%

Douglas County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,92727,1746,973
Native American535518102
Multiple Races47542184
Black27621458
Hispanic26821060
Asian24023074
Other Race64639
Islander33

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 30.83%.

Douglas County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,716$42,642$30,881
Less Than High School$22,869$24,449$20,069
High School Grad$31,492$40,023$23,900
Some College$33,873$42,579$29,647
Bachelors Degree$45,047$53,750$39,369
Graduate Degree$57,301$66,927$51,410

$35,716

Average Earnings

$42,642

Average Male

$30,881

Average Female

Douglas County, Wisconsin Language

Douglas County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Douglas County, Wisconsin Language

97.54% of Douglas County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 2.46% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.87% of the population.

Douglas County, Wisconsin Poverty

Douglas County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White39,0424,95912.70%
Multiple1,13629626.06%
Hispanic60828546.88%
Native74325434.19%
Black44513630.56%
Asian3457822.61%
Other1057672.38%

14.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.26%

Male Poverty Rate

15.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Douglas County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Wisconsin is Other, with 72.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Wisconsin is White, with 12.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.89%.

Douglas County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.20%
High School15.17%
Some College11.79%
Bachelors or Greater4.64%

Douglas County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.10%
Male Unemployed32.80%
Female Employed10.41%
Male Employed6.72%

Douglas County, Wisconsin Income

Douglas County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,730$63,610
Families$63,948$75,300
Married Families$75,621$87,590
Non Families$31,663$41,640

Douglas County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Douglas County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Douglas County, Wisconsin Married by Age and Sex

Douglas 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.

Douglas County, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race


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

Douglas County, Wisconsin Veterans

Douglas County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

3,817

Number of Veterans

3,475

Male Veterans

342

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,538
First Gulf War707
Second Gulf War603
Korea310
World War II161

Douglas County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,058
55 to 64844
35 to 54820
75+749
18 to 34346

Douglas County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,72311.42%
Indian406.81%
2 or More243.93%
Black164.26%
Hispanic143.39%
Asian123.17%
Other22.63%

Douglas County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

9.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Douglas County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Douglas County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Douglas County, Wisconsin Employment by Race

Douglas County, Wisconsin Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Douglas County, Wisconsin

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Superior2724526475-770-2.83%
Lake Nebagamon10691058-11-1.03%
Solon Springs60060000.00%
Poplar603598-5-0.83%
Oliver39740030.76%
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