Fitchburg, Wisconsin Population 2022

30,479
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Fitchburg is a city located in Wisconsin. Fitchburg has a 2020 population of 30,479. Fitchburg is currently growing at a rate of 1.45% annually and its population has increased by 2.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,609 in 2010.

The average household income in Fitchburg is $98,772 with a poverty rate of 11.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,098 per month, and the median house value is $323,400. The median age in Fitchburg is 33.9 years, 33.6 years for males, and 34.2 years for females.

Fitchburg Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fitchburgwas:

  • White: 75.75%
  • Black or African American: 8.17%
  • Two or more races: 6.12%
  • Asian: 4.92%
  • Other race: 4.82%
  • Native American: 0.14%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.07%
The current population of Fitchburg, Wisconsin is 30,479 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 29,609.

Fitchburg, Wisconsin Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,75075.75%
Black or African American2,4548.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native420.14%
Asian1,4794.92%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander220.07%
Some Other Race1,4484.82%
Two or More Races1,8376.12%
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Fitchburg Population by Race

Fitchburg Population Pyramid 2022

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Fitchburg Median Age

34.4


Total

32.8


Male

35.7


Female

Fitchburg Adults

There are 23,436 adults, (3,873 of whom are seniors) in Fitchburg.

Fitchburg Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Fitchburg Sex Ratio

Female

14,080

46.88%

Male

15,952

53.12%

Fitchburg Population by Age

Fitchburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fitchburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.2%23.8%
All50.6%49.4%
Non Family34.8%65.2%
Male34.2%65.8%
Female25.9%74.1%

50.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fitchburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,0762.2350.6
Married5,3252.9676.2
Male5182.7834.2
Female1,4772.9125.9
Non Family5,7561.3234.8

2.88

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

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Fitchburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2551.22%
9th to 12th Grade8464.05%
High School Graduate2,89513.87%
Some College3,40316.31%
Associates Degree1,6127.72%
Bachelors Degree6,88432.99%
Graduate Degree4,97523.84%
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Fitchburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fitchburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,063968857
White15,72515,4879,934
Native American424213
2+ Races491341142
Black1,6291,494440
Hispanic2,0861,488486
Other Race82652540
Islander2222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 80.62%.

Fitchburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,817$51,934$47,314
Less Than 9th Grade$21,043$22,210$
High School Graduate$36,290$50,231$28,147
Some College$33,188$24,313$39,610
Bachelors Degree$61,216$80,685$47,212
Graduate Degree$72,955$94,271$62,384

$50,817

Average Earnings

$51,934

Average Male

$47,314

Average Female

Fitchburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fitchburg Language by Age

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Fitchburg Language

84.45% of Fitchburg residents speak only English, while 15.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.51% of the population.

Fitchburg Language

Fitchburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple1,75963836.27%
Hispanic4,5681,48832.57%
Black2,16429613.68%
Asian1,47916811.36%
White19,7449074.59%
Other747NaN%

11.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.17%

Male Poverty Rate

11.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fitchburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fitchburg is Multiple, with 36.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fitchburg is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.02%.

Fitchburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.11%
High School14.42%
Some College9.75%
Bachelors or Greater3.18%

Fitchburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.56%
Male Unemployed56.79%
Female Employed4.89%
Female Unemployed51.88%

Fitchburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fitchburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$76,240$104,739
Families$99,828$129,812
Married Families$129,491-
Non Families$55,683$71,772
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Income by Household Type

Fitchburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Fitchburg Married by Age and Sex

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Fitchburg Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Fitchburg Marital Status by Race

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Fitchburg Marital Status

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1,304

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War184
First Gulf War149
Vietnam507
Korea71
World War II40

Fitchburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3418
35 to 54303
55 to 64304
65 to 74336
75+343

Fitchburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1386.08%
Black522.78%
Asian493.83%
Other Race111.25%
2+ Races549.05%
Hispanic491.99%

Fitchburg Veterans by Race

Fitchburg Veterans by Education

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2.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fitchburg Veterans by Education

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70.4%

Labor Force Participation

68.7%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Fitchburg Employment by Age

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Fitchburg Employment by Race

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Fitchburg Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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55.61%

Born in Fitchburg

88.68%

Native Born

11.32%

Foreign Born

7.58%

Non Citizen

3.74%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.68% of Fitchburg residents were born in the United States, with 55.61% having been born in Wisconsin. 7.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fitchburg Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
199015,6480.00%
200020,5014,8532.74%
201025,2604,7592.11%
201125,6954351.72%
201226,1304351.69%
201326,5654351.66%
201427,0004351.64%
201527,4354351.61%
201627,8704351.59%
201728,3054351.56%
201828,7404351.54%
201929,1754351.51%
202029,6094341.49%
202130,0444351.47%
202230,4794351.45%

Fitchburg Population by Year