Waupaca County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Waupaca County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 51,225 with a growth rate of -1.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Waupaca County, Wisconsin is the 28th largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201751,225-749-1.44%
201651,9746201.21%
201651,354-330-0.64%
201551,684-245-0.47%
201451,929-133-0.26%
201352,0621520.29%
201251,910-370-0.71%
201152,280-115-0.22%
201052,3956,29113.65%
199046,1043,2737.64%
198042,8315,05113.37%
197037,7802,4406.90%
196035,3402840.81%
195035,0564421.28%
194034,6141,1013.29%
193033,513-687-2.01%
192034,2001,4184.33%
191032,7821,1673.69%
190031,6154,82117.99%
189026,7945,83927.86%
188020,9555,41634.85%
187015,5396,68875.56%
18608,8510.00%

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White50,292
Two or More Races560
Some Other Race431
American Indian and Alaska Native280
Black or African American223
Asian180
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

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

Waupaca 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

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Median Age

44.8


Total

43.9


Male

45.8


Female

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 40,904 adults, (10,135 of which are seniors) in Waupaca County, Wisconsin.

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

68.9

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

25,605

49.27%

Male

26,369

50.73%

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All75.1%24.9%
Male63.3%36.7%
Non Family61.5%38.5%
Female51.2%48.8%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,4122.3575.1
Married11,3042.9688.6
Non Family7,5291.2261.5
Female1,7022.9451.2
Male8773.163.3

2.89

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Households

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9432.54%
9th to 12th Grade2,4586.61%
High School Graduate16,01443.06%
Some College7,46720.08%
Associates Degree3,73710.05%
Bachelors Degree4,81812.96%
Graduate Degree1,7514.71%

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35,88932,8666,365
Hispanic70437943
Other Race213100
Multiple Races19619362
Native American17317071
Black1561388
Asian1159727
Islander33

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 41.04%.

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,536$44,690$27,141
Less Than High School$25,239$29,383$20,069
High School Grad$31,149$42,170$22,960
Some College$35,377$47,529$28,243
Bachelors Degree$41,629$49,302$35,676
Graduate Degree$56,857$65,764$52,021

$34,536

Average Earnings

$44,690

Average Male

$27,141

Average Female

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Language

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Language

96.04% of Waupaca County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 3.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.12% of the population.

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Poverty

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White47,7594,7409.92%
Hispanic1,47725717.40%
Multiple49720240.64%
Other43115135.03%
Black1726638.37%
Asian1806033.33%
Native227219.25%
Islander5120.00%

10.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.86%

Male Poverty Rate

11.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waupaca County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waupaca County, Wisconsin is Multiple, with 40.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waupaca County, Wisconsin is Native, with 9.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.84%.

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.98%
High School9.04%
Some College8.80%
Bachelors or Greater3.09%

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.88%
Female Unemployed25.81%
Female Employed6.15%
Male Employed3.81%

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Income

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,441$66,103
Families$64,435$78,563
Married Families$72,332$85,595
Non Families$30,374$40,469

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Married by Age and Sex

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Veterans

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

4,585

Number of Veterans

4,323

Male Veterans

262

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,722
Korea594
First Gulf War587
World War II422
Second Gulf War384

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,330
65 to 741,233
55 to 64847
35 to 54837
18 to 34338

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,42811.09%
Indian8342.78%
2 or More4719.50%
Black2715.52%
Hispanic60.69%

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

7.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

64.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Employment by Race

Waupaca County, Wisconsin Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Waupaca County, Wisconsin

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
New London 72947170-124-1.70%
Waupaca60695946-123-2.03%
Clintonville45674405-162-3.55%
Weyauwega19001839-61-3.21%
Manawa13711301-70-5.11%
Iola13011264-37-2.84%
Marion 12551207-48-3.82%
Fremont679662-17-2.50%
Embarrass404389-15-3.71%
Scandinavia36336410.28%
Ogdensburg185181-4-2.16%
Big Falls616100.00%
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