Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 103,671 with a growth rate of 1.73% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Eau Claire County, Wisconsin is the 14th largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017103,6711,7641.73%
2016101,907-978-0.95%
2016102,8858530.84%
2015102,0323880.38%
2014101,644-64-0.06%
2013101,7088710.86%
2012100,8379010.90%
201199,9369180.93%
201099,01813,83516.24%
199085,1836,3788.09%
198078,80511,58617.24%
197067,2198,91915.30%
196058,3004,1137.59%
195054,1877,18815.29%
194046,9995,91214.39%
193041,0875,31614.86%
192035,7713,0509.32%
191032,7211,0293.25%
190031,6921,0193.32%
189030,67310,68053.42%
188019,9939,22485.65%
187010,7697,607240.58%
18603,1620.00%

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White94,470
Asian3,805
Two or More Races1,932
Black or African American846
American Indian and Alaska Native521
Some Other Race204
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander129

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

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Median Age

34


Total

33.5


Male

34.7


Female

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 81,016 adults, (14,165 of which are seniors) in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin.

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

52.4

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

51,836

50.87%

Male

50,071

49.13%

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All62.2%37.8%
Male56.6%43.4%
Female47.1%52.9%
Non Family40.1%59.9%

62.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All40,2022.4362.2
Married18,9593.1184.5
Non Family16,5981.4440.1
Female3,0273.1447.1
Male1,6183.1656.6

3.03

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Households

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Education

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7662.77%
9th to 12th Grade2,6074.09%
High School Graduate16,64726.15%
Some College14,33122.51%
Associates Degree8,73613.72%
Bachelors Degree12,74820.02%
Graduate Degree6,82910.73%

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White59,46756,04818,427
Asian2,0201,451637
Hispanic1,086885275
Black46032069
Multiple Races434425124
Native American25921755
Other Race1145626
Islander2727

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 31.53%.

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,205$40,725$30,282
Less Than High School$20,652$21,069$18,063
High School Grad$27,145$31,619$23,332
Some College$31,867$38,968$27,314
Bachelors Degree$43,081$53,643$36,846
Graduate Degree$54,776$61,516$49,457

$34,205

Average Earnings

$40,725

Average Male

$30,282

Average Female

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Language

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Language

93.73% of Eau Claire County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 6.27% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 2.79% of the population.

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Poverty

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White88,80911,75713.24%
Hispanic2,18072933.44%
Asian3,60269519.29%
Multiple1,80663535.16%
Black76430740.18%
Native49029259.59%
Other1974422.34%

14.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.73%

Male Poverty Rate

15.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin is Native, with 59.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin is White, with 13.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.26%.

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.79%
High School11.86%
Some College8.01%
Bachelors or Greater2.47%

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.44%
Male Unemployed32.23%
Female Employed12.69%
Male Employed10.45%

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Income

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,538$65,548
Families$69,453$83,922
Married Families$76,850$93,457
Non Families$27,728$37,047

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Married by Age and Sex

Eau Claire 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.

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Veterans

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

6,107

Number of Veterans

5,645

Male Veterans

462

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,188
First Gulf War887
Second Gulf War869
World War II576
Korea519

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,636
65 to 741,606
55 to 641,232
35 to 541,090
18 to 34543

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,0597.95%
Hispanic382.73%
Black213.10%
2 or More152.22%
Asian80.29%
Indian41.12%

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

7.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

69.7%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Employment by Race

Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Eau Claire 662086833921313.22%
Altoona6715748977411.53%
Augusta15461520-26-1.68%
Fall Creek13151306-9-0.68%
Fairchild555579244.32%
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