Racine County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Racine County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 196,071 with a growth rate of 0.61% 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
2017196,0711,1980.61%
2016194,873-137-0.07%
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
White156,176
Black or African American21,450
Some Other Race7,496
Two or More Races6,279
Asian2,249
American Indian and Alaska Native1,158
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander65

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

Racine County, Wisconsin Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Racine County, Wisconsin Median Age

39.9


Total

38.4


Male

41.5


Female

Racine County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 148,298 adults, (28,646 of which are seniors) in Racine County, Wisconsin.

Racine County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

62.9

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Racine County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

98,485

50.54%

Male

96,388

49.46%

Racine County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Racine County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Racine County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
All69.2%30.8%
Male60.6%39.4%
Non Family55.8%44.2%
Female38.1%61.9%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Racine County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All75,2912.5269.2
Married37,4083.186.6
Non Family24,3941.2255.8
Female9,3883.2438.1
Male4,1013.3360.6

3.05

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

6.7%

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 Grade4,5873.47%
9th to 12th Grade10,1617.70%
High School Graduate41,51531.44%
Some College31,22123.65%
Associates Degree12,8969.77%
Bachelors Degree20,88315.82%
Graduate Degree10,7688.16%

Racine County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White104,56897,18228,401
Black12,4909,6721,070
Hispanic12,0227,8281,095
Other Race4,0062,473239
Asian1,7071,506941
Multiple Races1,3901,166186
Native American727669136
Islander303012

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 55.13%.

Racine County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,932$46,283$31,344
Less Than High School$22,223$26,641$17,817
High School Grad$32,036$40,899$25,531
Some College$36,247$47,304$29,615
Bachelors Degree$50,698$65,206$42,143
Graduate Degree$65,570$72,500$60,315

$37,932

Average Earnings

$46,283

Average Male

$31,344

Average Female

Racine County, Wisconsin Language

Racine County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Racine County, Wisconsin Language

91.62% of Racine County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 8.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.21% of the population.

Racine County, Wisconsin Poverty

Racine County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White139,99010,2547.32%
Black19,6886,25131.75%
Hispanic23,8826,14825.74%
Other7,2501,80724.92%
Multiple6,0671,51624.99%
Native1,09517916.35%
Asian2,2241536.88%

12.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.71%

Male Poverty Rate

14.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Racine County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Racine County, Wisconsin is Black, with 31.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Racine County, Wisconsin is Asian, with 6.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.67%.

Racine County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.14%
High School10.81%
Some College9.20%
Bachelors or Greater2.58%

Racine County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.72%
Male Unemployed26.83%
Female Employed7.90%
Male Employed4.18%

Racine County, Wisconsin Income

Racine County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,359$72,192
Families$68,939$83,827
Married Families$81,612$97,043
Non Families$32,138$43,720

Racine County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Racine County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.1%

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

Racine County, Wisconsin Veterans

Racine County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

13,089

Number of Veterans

11,971

Male Veterans

1,118

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam4,501
First Gulf War2,444
Second Gulf War1,660
Korea1,301
World War II843

Racine County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 543,207
75+3,067
65 to 743,027
55 to 642,662
18 to 341,126

Racine County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White11,7189.50%
Black1,1237.35%
Hispanic5243.55%
Other1042.08%
Indian708.57%
2 or More603.20%
Asian140.75%

Racine County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

5.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Racine County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Racine County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

7.5%

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