Douglas County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Douglas County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 43,284 with a growth rate of -0.96% 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
201743,284-421-0.96%
201643,7053130.72%
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
White40,624
Two or More Races1,147
American Indian and Alaska Native777
Black or African American515
Asian487
Some Other Race152
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3

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

Douglas 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

Douglas County, Wisconsin Median Age

41


Total

39.9


Male

42


Female

Douglas County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 34,745 adults, (7,124 of which are seniors) in Douglas County, Wisconsin.

Douglas County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

58.3

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Douglas County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

21,891

50.09%

Male

21,814

49.91%

Douglas County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Douglas County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Douglas County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
All67.6%32.4%
Male66%34%
Non Family52.7%47.3%
Female48%52%

67.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Douglas County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,5382.2967.6
Married8,2122.8885.8
Non Family7,1511.2452.7
Female2,1143.1748
Male1,0613.0266

2.83

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

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 Grade4821.57%
9th to 12th Grade1,4924.86%
High School Graduate10,09832.88%
Some College7,80625.42%
Associates Degree3,83712.49%
Bachelors Degree4,84315.77%
Graduate Degree2,1527.01%

Douglas County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,95727,2096,621
Native American587559154
Multiple Races42737583
Hispanic29823628
Black26018849
Asian19718561
Other Race74739
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 30.96%.

Douglas County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,547$41,102$28,819
Less Than High School$18,657$19,076$16,944
High School Grad$31,563$40,586$23,915
Some College$31,069$38,269$26,084
Bachelors Degree$43,807$53,205$38,827
Graduate Degree$58,190$62,005$52,629

$33,547

Average Earnings

$41,102

Average Male

$28,819

Average Female

Douglas County, Wisconsin Language

Douglas County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Douglas County, Wisconsin Language

97.30% of Douglas County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 2.70% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.89% of the population.

Douglas County, Wisconsin Poverty

Douglas County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White39,2295,64014.38%
Multiple1,11932428.95%
Hispanic58124442.00%
Native75723330.78%
Black45714130.85%
Other1369368.38%
Asian3776015.92%

15.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.46%

Male Poverty Rate

16.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Douglas County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Wisconsin is Other, with 68.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Wisconsin is White, with 14.38% 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 23.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.22%.

Douglas County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.95%
High School15.81%
Some College12.40%
Bachelors or Greater6.39%

Douglas County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.02%
Male Unemployed37.38%
Female Employed11.36%
Male Employed7.85%

Douglas County, Wisconsin Income

Douglas County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,190$59,992
Families$60,777$71,413
Married Families$72,089$82,809
Non Families$29,855$38,352

Douglas County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Douglas County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.9%

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

Douglas County, Wisconsin Veterans

Douglas County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

4,052

Number of Veterans

3,641

Male Veterans

411

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,617
Second Gulf War692
First Gulf War656
Korea310
World War II216

Douglas County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,036
55 to 64954
35 to 54892
75+740
18 to 34430

Douglas County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,89711.93%
Indian7411.51%
2 or More386.54%
Asian287.41%
Black144.06%
Hispanic102.65%
Other11.14%

Douglas County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

9.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Douglas County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Douglas County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

64.2%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

6.4%

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