Foster, Wisconsin Population 2024

119

Foster is a city located in Clark County, Eau Claire County, Jackson County, and Taylor County Wisconsin. Foster has a 2024 population of 119. Foster is currently growing at a rate of 0.85% annually and its population has increased by 2.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 116 in 2020.

The average household income in Foster is $65,987 with a poverty rate of 6.45%. The median age in Foster is 64.8 years: 66.9 years for males, and 62 years for females.

Foster Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Foster was:

  • White: 100%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
  • Two or more races: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
71.2 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1.70/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
2.59% (3)
The current population of Foster, Wisconsin is 119 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 116.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White93100%
Black or African American00%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%
Two or more races00%

White

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Two or more races

Foster Population by Race

Foster Population Pyramid 2024

Foster Median Age

64.8

Total

66.9

Male

62

Female

Foster Adults

There are 90 adults, (46 of whom are seniors) in Foster.

Foster Age Dependency

111.4

Age Dependency Ratio

104.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

6.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Foster Sex Ratio

Female3436.56%
Male5963.44%

Foster Population by Age

Foster Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All541.7270.429.6
Non Family321.1956.343.8
Married222.590.99.1
Male0000
Female0000

2.5

Average Family Size

1.72

Average Household Size

70.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Foster Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade33.33%
Associates Degree1213.33%
Bachelors Degree66.67%
Graduate Degree88.89%
High School Graduate4853.33%
Less Than 9th Grade11.11%
Some College1213.33%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Foster Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Foster Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White908614

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.56%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.56%.

Foster Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$0$0$0
Graduate Degree$0$0$0
High School Graduate$36,250$41,250$0
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$39,000$48,750$38,250
Some College$39,500$0$38,750

$39,000

Average Earnings

$48,750

Average Male

$38,250

Average Female

Foster Earnings by Educational Attainment

Foster Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Foster Language

100% of Foster residents speak only English, while 0% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0% of the population.

Foster Language

Foster Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White9366.45%

6.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.39%

Male Poverty Rate

11.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Foster

The race most likely to be in poverty in Foster is White, with 6.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Foster is White, with 6.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.5%.

Foster Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25%
High School8.33%
Some College4.17%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Foster Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed3.7%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Foster Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Foster Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$82,500$82,168
Households$56,667$65,987
Married Families$82,500$-999,999,999
Non Families$55,625$54,859

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Foster Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

67.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.2%

Male Marriage Rate

75.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Foster Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Foster Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Foster Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Foster Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

9

Number of Veterans

9

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam4
First Gulf War2
Second Gulf War0
Korea0
World War II0

Foster Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 746
75+3
18 to 340
35 to 540
55 to 640

Foster Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White910%

Foster Veterans by Race

Foster Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

11.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Foster Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

54.4%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Foster Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Foster Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Foster Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

60.22%

Born in Foster

87.1%

Native Born

12.9%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

12.9%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.1% of Foster residents were born in the United States, with 60.22% having been born in Wisconsin. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Foster Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202912410.81%
202812310.82%
202712210.83%
202612110.83%
202512010.84%
202411910.85%
202311810.85%
202211710.86%
202111600%
20201162020.83%
201996-1-1.03%
20189700%
20179711.04%
20169611.05%
20159500%
20149500%
20139500%
20129500%
20119500%
20109500%

Foster Population by Year