Grant County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Grant County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 51,999 with a growth rate of 0.53% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grant County, Wisconsin is the 27th largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201751,9992760.53%
201651,723-270-0.52%
201651,993-64-0.12%
201552,0573810.74%
201451,6766911.36%
201350,9851090.21%
201250,876-303-0.59%
201151,179-56-0.11%
201051,2351,9714.00%
199049,264-2,472-4.78%
198051,7363,3386.90%
197048,3983,9798.96%
196044,4192,9597.14%
195041,4608212.02%
194040,6392,1705.64%
193038,469-575-1.47%
192039,044370.09%
191039,0071260.32%
190038,8812,2306.08%
189036,651-1,201-3.17%
188037,852-127-0.33%
187037,9796,79021.77%
186031,18915,02092.89%
185016,16912,243311.84%
18403,9260.00%

Grant County, Wisconsin Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White49,966
Black or African American740
Two or More Races393
Asian376
Some Other Race151
American Indian and Alaska Native79
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander18

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

Grant County, Wisconsin Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Grant County, Wisconsin Median Age

36


Total

33.2


Male

39.3


Female

Grant County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 41,172 adults, (8,431 of which are seniors) in Grant County, Wisconsin.

Grant County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

58.2

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Grant County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

24,849

48.04%

Male

26,874

51.96%

Grant County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Grant County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Grant County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All70.6%29.4%
Male59.8%40.2%
Female58.1%41.9%
Non Family49.8%50.2%

70.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grant County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,3532.4770.6
Married9,8553.0588.7
Non Family7,4501.4949.8
Female1,3273.2758.1
Male7213.2359.8

3.01

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grant County, Wisconsin Households

Grant County, Wisconsin Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2193.83%
9th to 12th Grade1,5264.79%
High School Graduate12,29538.61%
Some College6,41720.15%
Associates Degree3,59411.29%
Bachelors Degree4,17813.12%
Graduate Degree2,6178.22%

Grant County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,79728,4106,618
Black36519955
Hispanic31420720
Multiple Races21413331
Asian14913656
Other Race85542
Islander181111
Native American17124

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.25%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 61.11%.

Grant County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,854$37,148$26,248
Less Than High School$22,451$25,689$14,722
High School Grad$28,430$34,485$21,334
Some College$30,935$38,619$25,411
Bachelors Degree$41,455$49,647$36,503
Graduate Degree$51,913$56,675$48,508

$31,854

Average Earnings

$37,148

Average Male

$26,248

Average Female

Grant County, Wisconsin Language

Grant County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Grant County, Wisconsin Language

95.81% of Grant County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 4.19% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.51% of the population.

Grant County, Wisconsin Poverty

Grant County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White45,9956,74714.67%
Hispanic67222233.04%
Black36317247.38%
Multiple36112534.63%
Asian3305616.97%
Native701622.86%
Other13632.21%

15.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.94%

Male Poverty Rate

15.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grant County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Wisconsin is Black, with 47.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Wisconsin is Other, with 2.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.12%.

Grant County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.68%
High School9.87%
Some College7.83%
Bachelors or Greater4.90%

Grant County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed42.70%
Female Unemployed24.82%
Female Employed11.48%
Male Employed10.21%

Grant County, Wisconsin Income

Grant County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,077$59,199
Families$61,965$71,942
Married Families$69,402$78,922
Non Families$28,153$36,512

Grant County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Grant County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Grant County, Wisconsin Married by Age and Sex

Grant 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.

Grant County, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race

Grant County, Wisconsin Veterans

Grant County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

2,895

Number of Veterans

2,761

Male Veterans

134

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,139
Korea418
First Gulf War348
Second Gulf War282
World War II132

Grant County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+831
65 to 74824
35 to 54547
55 to 64535
18 to 34158

Grant County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,8737.23%
2 or More134.80%
Black40.69%
Indian33.95%
Asian20.66%

Grant County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

9.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grant County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Grant County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Grant County, Wisconsin Employment by Race

Grant County, Wisconsin Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Grant County, Wisconsin

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Platteville1125512537128211.39%
Lancaster38683760-108-2.79%
Boscobel32313150-81-2.51%
Fennimore24972487-10-0.40%
Cuba City 20862055-31-1.49%
Muscoda 12991249-50-3.85%
Hazel Green 12561243-13-1.04%
Dickeyville10661045-21-1.97%
Cassville947920-27-2.85%
Bloomington735715-20-2.72%
Montfort 718698-20-2.79%
Potosi688675-13-1.89%
Livingston 664647-17-2.56%
Blue River434417-17-3.92%
Bagley379369-10-2.64%
Tennyson355352-3-0.85%
Mount Hope225224-1-0.44%
Patch Grove19819910.51%
Woodman132130-2-1.52%
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