Sawyer County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Sawyer County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 16,418 with a growth rate of 0.43% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sawyer County, Wisconsin is the 58th largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201716,384-34-0.21%
201716,418700.43%
201616,348510.31%
201516,297-73-0.45%
201416,370-119-0.72%
201316,489-41-0.25%
201216,530-25-0.15%
201116,555-11-0.07%
201016,5662,38516.82%
199014,1811,33810.42%
198012,8433,17332.81%
19709,6701952.06%
19609,475-848-8.21%
195010,323-1,217-10.55%
194011,5402,66229.98%
19308,8786357.70%
19208,2432,01632.38%
19106,2272,63473.31%
19003,5931,61681.74%
18901,9770.00%

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,658
American Indian and Alaska Native2,890
Two or More Races464
Some Other Race176
Black or African American109
Asian87

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

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Median Age

49.7


Total

49.2


Male

50.1


Female

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 13,115 adults, (3,906 of whom are seniors) in Sawyer County, Wisconsin.

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

77.9

Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

8,069

49.25%

Male

8,315

50.75%

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All73%27%
Non Family66.6%33.4%
Male41.8%58.2%
Female38.6%61.4%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,5732.1273
Married3,8022.5687.4
Non Family2,6381.2166.6
Female7982.8238.6
Male3352.5841.8

2.53

Average Family Size

2.12

Average Household Size

9.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Households

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1871.55%
9th to 12th Grade8557.07%
High School Graduate4,20334.77%
Some College2,71822.49%
Associates Degree1,45912.07%
Bachelors Degree1,71314.17%
Graduate Degree9527.88%

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,0129,3102,455
Native American1,5771,302123
Multiple Races25625039
Hispanic18714148
Black695815
Other Race653214
Asian534011

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 97.66%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 25.67%.

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,527$32,301$23,737
Less Than High School$17,857$18,438$16,719
High School Grad$23,523$28,403$17,357
Some College$27,197$35,559$23,670
Bachelors Degree$41,442$51,875$36,220
Graduate Degree$47,850$52,159$45,250

$27,527

Average Earnings

$32,301

Average Male

$23,737

Average Female

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Language

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Language

95.97% of Sawyer County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 4.03% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 2.17% of the population.

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Poverty

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,3321,46111.85%
Native2,7851,05437.85%
Multiple45616235.53%
Hispanic36712433.79%
Other1386849.28%
Black755066.67%
Asian872731.03%

17.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.87%

Male Poverty Rate

20.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sawyer County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sawyer County, Wisconsin is Black, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sawyer County, Wisconsin is White, with 11.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.83%.

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.01%
High School14.54%
Some College12.85%
Bachelors or Greater4.76%

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.60%
Male Unemployed24.03%
Female Employed11.75%
Male Employed9.10%

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Income

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,565$66,584
Families$52,158$79,267
Married Families$62,135$
Non Families$26,063$39,874

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

56.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Married by Age and Sex

Sawyer 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.

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race


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

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Veterans

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

1,426

Number of Veterans

1,370

Male Veterans

56

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam623
Korea132
World War II101
First Gulf War94
Second Gulf War89

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74480
75+411
55 to 64308
35 to 54177
18 to 3450

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,20211.20%
Indian1749.32%
2 or More3912.46%
Black1114.47%

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

7.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

57.6%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Employment by Race

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sawyer County, Wisconsin

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hayward23442317-27-1.15%
Winter313296-17-5.43%
Radisson249241-8-3.21%
Exeland201194-7-3.48%
Couderay8887-1-1.14%
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