La Crosse County, Wisconsin Population 2018

La Crosse County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 118,274 with a growth rate of 0.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. La Crosse County, Wisconsin is the 12th largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017118,2747360.63%
2016117,538-185-0.16%
2016117,723540.05%
2015117,6692650.23%
2014117,4045650.48%
2013116,8393080.26%
2012116,5311,3151.14%
2011115,2163440.30%
2010114,87216,96817.33%
199097,9046,8487.52%
198091,05610,58813.16%
197080,4688,00311.04%
196072,4654,8787.22%
195067,5877,93413.30%
194059,6535,1989.55%
193054,45510,10022.77%
192044,3553590.82%
191043,9969992.32%
190042,9974,19610.81%
189038,80111,72843.32%
188027,0736,77633.38%
187020,2978,11166.56%
186012,1860.00%

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White107,415
Asian5,168
Two or More Races2,228
Black or African American1,446
Some Other Race852
American Indian and Alaska Native400
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander29

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

La Crosse 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

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Median Age

35.4


Total

34.6


Male

36.5


Female

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 93,560 adults, (17,278 of which are seniors) in La Crosse County, Wisconsin.

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

54

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Child Dependency Ratio

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

60,146

51.17%

Male

57,392

48.83%

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Households and Families

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
All64.4%35.6%
Male61.8%38.2%
Female53.9%46.1%
Non Family39.3%60.7%

64.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All46,6572.4164.4
Married22,0393.0588.1
Non Family19,0361.4839.3
Female3,7462.9953.9
Male1,8363.1161.8

2.96

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Households

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Education

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2801.72%
9th to 12th Grade2,7863.75%
High School Graduate19,60426.40%
Some College16,13721.73%
Associates Degree10,34613.93%
Bachelors Degree14,95020.13%
Graduate Degree9,16512.34%

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White69,40465,89722,930
Asian2,4632,186717
Hispanic963848154
Black67057596
Multiple Races539483183
Other Race38529525
Native American24121919
Islander2929

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 33.95%.

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,913$41,523$30,638
Less Than High School$23,850$26,161$22,017
High School Grad$26,821$32,075$21,835
Some College$32,295$39,856$27,891
Bachelors Degree$44,595$53,377$38,977
Graduate Degree$56,736$62,625$52,670

$35,913

Average Earnings

$41,523

Average Male

$30,638

Average Female

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Language

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Language by Age

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Language

92.91% of La Crosse County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 7.09% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 3.30% of the population.

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Poverty

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White101,85613,89113.64%
Asian5,0721,14722.61%
Hispanic1,81461033.63%
Black1,31250538.49%
Multiple2,08136817.68%
Other80231939.78%
Native36622461.20%
Islander2827.14%

14.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.52%

Male Poverty Rate

17.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in La Crosse County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in La Crosse County, Wisconsin is Native, with 61.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in La Crosse County, Wisconsin is Islander, with 7.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.12%.

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.93%
High School10.74%
Some College8.58%
Bachelors or Greater3.84%

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.58%
Male Unemployed39.78%
Female Employed14.36%
Male Employed9.16%

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Income

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,477$69,740
Families$71,988$88,311
Married Families$82,058$99,677
Non Families$30,951$40,731

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Marital Status

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.9%

Male Marriage Rate

44.9%

Female Marriage Rate

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Married by Age and Sex

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Veterans

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

8,137

Number of Veterans

7,522

Male Veterans

615

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,949
First Gulf War1,199
Second Gulf War1,106
Korea820
World War II455

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+2,021
65 to 741,892
55 to 641,838
35 to 541,744
18 to 34642

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,8709.02%
Hispanic1279.69%
Black868.47%
2 or More706.78%
Indian4717.41%
Other398.26%
Asian250.72%

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

6.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Employment Status

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

68.2%

Labor Force Participation

64.9%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Employment by Race

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Employment by Education

Population of Cities in La Crosse County, Wisconsin

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
La Crosse51329521097801.52%
Onalaska17790186979075.10%
Holmen904296285866.48%
West Salem479949671683.50%
Bangor14591483241.64%
Rockland 594631376.23%
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