Pierce County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Pierce County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 41,901 with a growth rate of 2.50% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pierce County, Wisconsin is the 35th largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201741,9011,0202.50%
201640,881-547-1.32%
201641,4284080.99%
201541,020170.04%
201441,0032250.55%
201340,778730.18%
201240,705-168-0.41%
201140,873-192-0.47%
201041,0658,30025.33%
199032,7651,6165.19%
198031,1494,49716.87%
197026,6524,14918.44%
196022,5031,0554.92%
195021,448-23-0.11%
194021,4714282.03%
193021,043-620-2.86%
192021,663-416-1.88%
191022,079-1,864-7.79%
190023,9433,55817.45%
189020,3852,64114.88%
188017,7447,78678.19%
18709,9585,286113.14%
18604,6720.00%

Pierce County, Wisconsin Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White39,465
Two or More Races546
Asian438
Black or African American209
American Indian and Alaska Native119
Some Other Race104

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

Pierce 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

Pierce County, Wisconsin Median Age

36


Total

36.1


Male

35.9


Female

Pierce County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 32,214 adults, (5,151 of which are seniors) in Pierce County, Wisconsin.

Pierce County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

51

Age Dependency Ratio

19

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32

Child Dependency Ratio

Pierce County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

20,553

50.28%

Male

20,328

49.72%

Pierce County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Pierce County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pierce County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All73.1%26.9%
Female56.3%43.8%
Male55.1%44.9%
Non Family50.2%49.8%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pierce County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,1012.5373.1
Married8,4963.0289.8
Non Family4,8201.5450.2
Female1,0562.8956.3
Male7292.8755.1

2.94

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pierce County, Wisconsin Households

Pierce County, Wisconsin Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4871.90%
9th to 12th Grade8723.41%
High School Graduate8,61833.70%
Some College5,51821.58%
Associates Degree2,96311.59%
Bachelors Degree4,87119.05%
Graduate Degree2,2428.77%

Pierce County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,69223,4596,919
Hispanic34125226
Multiple Races18616848
Asian13313386
Black12911028
Native American87852
Other Race76578

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 64.66%.

Pierce County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,250$46,726$33,496
Less Than High School$26,196$30,609$17,872
High School Grad$35,120$41,198$30,241
Some College$38,603$46,761$31,407
Bachelors Degree$45,816$60,317$40,929
Graduate Degree$64,542$80,536$51,985

$40,250

Average Earnings

$46,726

Average Male

$33,496

Average Female

Pierce County, Wisconsin Language

Pierce County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Pierce County, Wisconsin Language

96.94% of Pierce County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 3.06% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.06% of the population.

Pierce County, Wisconsin Poverty

Pierce County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White36,4204,02711.06%
Multiple47516133.89%
Hispanic69813919.91%
Asian34311132.36%
Native1087569.44%
Black1706337.06%
Other881213.64%

11.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.44%

Male Poverty Rate

13.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pierce County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pierce County, Wisconsin is Native, with 69.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pierce County, Wisconsin is White, with 11.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.28%.

Pierce County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.24%
Some College8.61%
High School7.11%
Bachelors or Greater3.13%

Pierce County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.43%
Male Unemployed15.60%
Female Employed11.29%
Male Employed7.79%

Pierce County, Wisconsin Income

Pierce County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,364$79,462
Families$80,211$95,124
Married Families$87,788$
Non Families$36,250$43,523

Pierce County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Pierce County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Pierce County, Wisconsin Married by Age and Sex

Pierce 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.

Pierce County, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race

Pierce County, Wisconsin Veterans

Pierce County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

2,492

Number of Veterans

2,322

Male Veterans

170

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam953
First Gulf War380
Second Gulf War272
Korea205
World War II134

Pierce County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54650
65 to 74606
55 to 64593
75+535
18 to 34108

Pierce County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4747.92%
Hispanic255.07%
Black147.73%
2 or More41.37%

Pierce County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

5.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pierce County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Pierce County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

70.9%

Labor Force Participation

68.9%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Pierce County, Wisconsin Employment by Race

Pierce County, Wisconsin Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Pierce County, Wisconsin

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
River Falls 15007153393322.21%
Prescott42584229-29-0.68%
Ellsworth32843229-55-1.67%
Spring Valley 13521348-4-0.30%
Elmwood817804-13-1.59%
Plum City599595-4-0.67%
Bay City500484-16-3.20%
Maiden Rock11912010.84%
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