Racine County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Racine County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 196,071 with a growth rate of 0.54% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Racine County, Wisconsin is the 5th largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017195,101-970-0.49%
2017196,0711,0610.54%
2016195,0102470.13%
2015194,763-145-0.07%
2014194,9081550.08%
2013194,7531080.06%
2012194,645-286-0.15%
2011194,931-475-0.24%
2010195,40620,37211.64%
1990175,0341,9021.10%
1980173,1322,2941.34%
1970170,83829,05720.49%
1960141,78132,19629.38%
1950109,58515,53816.52%
194094,0473,8304.25%
193090,21711,25614.26%
192078,96121,53737.51%
191057,42411,78025.81%
190045,6449,37625.85%
189036,2685,34617.29%
188030,9224,18215.64%
187026,7405,38025.19%
186021,3606,38742.66%
185014,97311,498330.88%
18403,4750.00%

Racine County, Wisconsin Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White156,503
Black or African American21,450
Some Other Race7,225
Two or More Races6,499
Asian2,370
American Indian and Alaska Native999
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander55

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Racine County, Wisconsin Population Pyramid 2018

2,0004,0006,0008,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Racine County, Wisconsin Median Age

40.1


Total

38.4


Male

41.6


Female

Racine County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 148,890 adults, (29,650 of whom are seniors) in Racine County, Wisconsin.

Racine County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

63.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Racine County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

98,621

50.55%

Male

96,480

49.45%

Racine County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Racine County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Racine County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All69%31%
Male59.5%40.5%
Non Family56.7%43.3%
Female37.6%62.4%

69.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Racine County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All75,6402.5169
Married37,9693.0885.6
Non Family24,1431.2156.7
Female9,4423.2237.6
Male4,0863.359.5

3.03

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Racine County, Wisconsin Households

Racine County, Wisconsin Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,3723.30%
9th to 12th Grade9,4687.14%
High School Graduate42,25631.88%
Some College31,05623.43%
Associates Degree12,9909.80%
Bachelors Degree21,61016.31%
Graduate Degree10,7788.13%

Racine County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White104,54397,90828,953
Black12,5609,797926
Hispanic12,3438,2591,333
Other Race3,9622,458291
Asian1,7351,5351,020
Multiple Races1,5521,340134
Native American65459997
Islander484848

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 100.00%.

Racine County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,197$48,945$31,766
Less Than High School$23,272$27,412$17,869
High School Grad$32,845$42,757$26,035
Some College$36,911$50,094$30,847
Bachelors Degree$52,647$67,899$43,079
Graduate Degree$68,047$77,188$62,514

$40,197

Average Earnings

$48,945

Average Male

$31,766

Average Female

Racine County, Wisconsin Language

Racine County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Racine County, Wisconsin Language

91.56% of Racine County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 8.44% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.34% of the population.

Racine County, Wisconsin Poverty

Racine County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White139,43910,2657.36%
Black19,7606,08930.81%
Hispanic24,3255,26221.63%
Other7,0201,53221.82%
Multiple6,2711,41222.52%
Asian2,3531476.25%
Native929788.40%

11.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.32%

Male Poverty Rate

13.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Racine County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Racine County, Wisconsin is Black, with 30.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Racine County, Wisconsin is Asian, with 6.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.44%.

Racine County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.38%
High School10.55%
Some College8.75%
Bachelors or Greater2.54%

Racine County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.54%
Male Unemployed27.54%
Female Employed7.26%
Male Employed3.90%

Racine County, Wisconsin Income

Racine County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,334$75,049
Families$71,961$87,229
Married Families$85,148$100,790
Non Families$33,017$44,944

Racine County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Racine County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Racine County, Wisconsin Married by Age and Sex

Racine 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.

Racine County, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Racine County, Wisconsin Veterans

Racine County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

12,572

Number of Veterans

11,391

Male Veterans

1,181

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam4,531
First Gulf War2,331
Second Gulf War1,642
Korea1,099
World War II774

Racine County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 743,184
75+2,961
35 to 542,912
55 to 642,459
18 to 341,056

Racine County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White11,3599.16%
Black9496.23%
Hispanic4643.06%
Other1473.08%
Indian527.22%
2 or More502.27%
Asian150.78%

Racine County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

5.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Racine County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Racine County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

64.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Racine County, Wisconsin Employment by Race

Racine County, Wisconsin Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Racine County, Wisconsin

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Racine7886077571-1289-1.63%
Mount Pleasant26197263601630.62%
Caledonia24705249102050.83%
Burlington 10534106681341.27%
Sturtevant69706937-33-0.47%
Waterford53685378100.19%
Union Grove4915492050.10%
Rochester368237821002.72%
Wind Point17231709-14-0.81%
Elmwood Park497495-2-0.40%
North Bay241240-1-0.41%
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