Oshkosh, Wisconsin Population 2020

66,729

Oshkosh, Wisconsin's estimated population is 66,729 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Oshkosh, Wisconsin is the 9th largest city in Wisconsin based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2494.12 people/mi² (962.98 people/km²).

The overall median age is 33.3 years, 32.7 years for males, and 34 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.7 males.

The median income for households in Oshkosh, Wisconsin is $, while the mean household income is $.

Oshkosh Wi Demographics

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

  • White: 90.85%
  • Black or African American: 3.97%
  • Asian: 3.17%
  • Two or more races: 1.38%
  • Native American: 0.32%
  • Other race: 0.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%

How Many People Live in Oshkosh, Wisconsin?

66,729
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201866,7291610.24%
201766,568510.08%
201666,517-54-0.08%
201566,571-101-0.15%
201466,672-139-0.21%
201366,811960.14%
201266,7154990.75%
201166,216280.04%
201066,1883,2720.51%
200062,9167,9101.35%
199055,0065,3861.04%
198049,620-3,462-0.67%
197053,0827,9721.64%
196045,1104,0260.94%
195041,0841,9950.50%
194039,089-1,019-0.26%
193040,1086,9461.92%
192033,1621000.03%
191033,0624,7781.57%
190028,2845,4482.16%
189022,8367,0883.79%
188015,7483,0852.20%
187012,6636,5777.60%
18606,0860.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018171,0206450.38%
2017170,3757380.43%
2016169,6373670.22%
2015169,270-60-0.04%
2014169,330510.03%
2013169,2797720.46%
2012168,5071,0340.61%
2011167,4734040.24%
2010167,0690.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White60,51790.85%
Black or African American2,6433.97%
Asian2,1143.17%
Two or More Races9191.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native2150.32%
Some Other Race1930.29%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.01%

Oshkosh Wi Population Pyramid 2020

Oshkosh Wi Median Age

33.3


Total

32.7


Male

34


Female

Oshkosh Wi Adults

There are 54,774 adults, (8,759 of whom are seniors) in Oshkosh Wi.

Oshkosh Wi Age Dependency

44.8

Age Dependency Ratio

19

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Oshkosh Wi Sex Ratio

Female

32,536

48.85%

Male

34,074

51.15%

Oshkosh Wi Households and Families

Oshkosh Wi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oshkosh Wi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.8%19.2%
All54%46%
Male52.8%47.2%
Female43.7%56.3%
Non Family36.4%63.6%

54.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,4352.2354
Non Family12,9131.4736.4
Married9,5362.9980.8
Female2,8032.9443.7
Male1,1832.7452.8

2.86

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

10.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oshkosh Wi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0242.45%
9th to 12th Grade2,6826.41%
High School Graduate13,95333.37%
Some College9,40022.48%
Associates Degree4,22510.10%
Bachelors Degree7,70318.42%
Graduate Degree2,8256.76%

Oshkosh Wi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White37,44434,8989,862
Black1,6201,079112
Hispanic1,256908117
Asian1,169938376
Multiple Races17613647
Native American1541433
Other Race1156811
Islander9

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.20%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 32.16%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,787$41,909$31,553
Less Than High School$31,214$31,875$24,464
High School Grad$31,959$35,575$26,845
Some College$35,796$43,562$27,765
Bachelors Degree$42,008$49,934$38,359
Graduate Degree$57,115$62,050$55,040

$36,787

Average Earnings

$41,909

Average Male

$31,553

Average Female

Oshkosh Wi Language

Oshkosh Wi Language by Age

Oshkosh Wi Language

93.99% of Oshkosh Wi residents speak only English, while 6.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.49% of the population.

Oshkosh Wi Poverty

Oshkosh Wi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White53,0899,16017.25%
Black1,38368749.67%
Asian2,04743721.35%
Hispanic1,72625915.01%
Multiple72818225.00%
Other1934724.35%
Native9133.30%

18.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.20%

Male Poverty Rate

19.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oshkosh Wi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oshkosh Wi is Black, with 49.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oshkosh Wi is Native, with 3.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.42%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.83%
High School12.06%
Some College9.33%
Bachelors or Greater6.20%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.71%
Male Unemployed39.09%
Female Employed15.42%
Male Employed11.94%

Oshkosh Wi Income

Oshkosh Wi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,346$58,967
Families$66,800$74,637
Married Families$77,925$86,608
Non Families$31,942$40,322

Oshkosh Wi Marital Status

Oshkosh Wi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.3%

Male Marriage Rate

36.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Oshkosh Wi Married by Age and Sex

Oshkosh Wi 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 35-44.

Oshkosh Wi Marital Status by Race

Oshkosh Wi Veterans

3,877

Number of Veterans

3,585

Male Veterans

292

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam972
First Gulf War849
Second Gulf War785
Korea462
World War II170

Oshkosh Wi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,8217.59%
Black492.40%
Hispanic372.36%
Indian52.70%
Asian20.13%

Oshkosh Wi Veterans by Education

6.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oshkosh Wi Employment Status

63%

Labor Force Participation

60.5%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Oshkosh Wi Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

77.28%

Born in Wisconsin

96.70%

Native Born

3.30%

Foreign Born

1.71%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.70% of Oshkosh Wi residents were born in the United States, with 77.28% having been born in Wisconsin. 1.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.