Sawyer County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Sawyer County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 16,418 with a growth rate of -0.12% 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
201716,418-20-0.12%
201616,438900.55%
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
White12,771
American Indian and Alaska Native2,884
Two or More Races465
Some Other Race121
Black or African American109
Asian88

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

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Median Age

49.5


Total

49.1


Male

49.9


Female

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 13,167 adults, (3,830 of which are seniors) in Sawyer County, Wisconsin.

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

76.2

Age Dependency Ratio

41.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

8,105

49.31%

Male

8,333

50.69%

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All73.8%26.2%
Non Family66.7%33.3%
Female47%53%
Male41.2%58.8%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,4882.1573.8
Married3,7202.5987.8
Non Family2,5791.266.7
Female8542.9347
Male3352.5941.2

2.56

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

8.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade2051.69%
9th to 12th Grade8727.21%
High School Graduate4,20534.75%
Some College2,71722.46%
Associates Degree1,42211.75%
Bachelors Degree1,75214.48%
Graduate Degree9267.65%

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,0709,3282,466
Native American1,5811,317134
Multiple Races22721846
Hispanic16812932
Black755515
Asian483412
Other Race3611

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 96.04%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 25.00%.

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,717$31,371$22,886
Less Than High School$17,928$19,167$16,181
High School Grad$22,277$27,218$16,642
Some College$26,619$31,089$24,051
Bachelors Degree$41,705$51,369$35,966
Graduate Degree$45,197$48,750$37,422

$26,717

Average Earnings

$31,371

Average Male

$22,886

Average Female

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Language

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Language

96.13% of Sawyer County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 3.87% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 2.20% of the population.

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Poverty

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,4461,40211.26%
Native2,7921,00235.89%
Hispanic32911735.56%
Multiple4559420.66%
Other854755.29%
Black563664.29%
Asian882730.68%

16.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.41%

Male Poverty Rate

18.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sawyer County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sawyer County, Wisconsin is Black, with 64.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sawyer County, Wisconsin is White, with 11.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.13%.

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.91%
High School13.93%
Some College12.12%
Bachelors or Greater4.54%

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.65%
Male Unemployed27.63%
Female Employed10.92%
Male Employed8.14%

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Income

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,869$57,594
Families$49,879$66,327
Married Families$57,803$
Non Families$25,760$38,152

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

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

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Veterans

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

1,505

Number of Veterans

1,430

Male Veterans

75

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam617
Korea167
Second Gulf War110
World War II101
First Gulf War91

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74455
75+417
55 to 64338
35 to 54223
18 to 3472

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,29211.96%
Indian1678.86%
2 or More3612.50%
Black910.71%
Hispanic52.81%
Asian11.47%

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

6.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

56.6%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

7.7%

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