Platteville, Wisconsin Population 2021

12,271
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Platteville is a city located in Grant County Wisconsin. With a 2020 population of 12,271, it is the 75th largest city in Wisconsin and the 2672nd largest city in the United States . Platteville is currently growing at a rate of 0.76% annually and its population has increased by 9.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,224 in 2010. Platteville reached it's highest population of 12,539 in 2015. Spanning over 6 miles, Platteville has a population density of 1,942 people per square mile.

The average household income in Platteville is $58,462 with a poverty rate of 30.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $829 per month, and the median house value is $152,400. The median age in Platteville is 22.5 years, 22.1 years for males, and 23.8 years for females.

Platteville Demographics

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

  • White: 93.22%
  • Black or African American: 2.98%
  • Asian: 2.66%
  • Two or more races: 0.71%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Platteville, Wisconsin is 12,271 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,995.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,224.

Platteville, Wisconsin Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202151,429-5-0.01%
202051,434-5-0.01%
201951,439-5-0.01%
201851,444-284-0.55%
201751,728-257-0.50%
201651,985-86-0.17%
201552,0713870.74%
201451,6846901.34%
201350,9941230.24%
201250,871-307-0.60%
201151,178-55-0.11%
201051,2330.00%

Platteville Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,43393.22%
Black or African American3662.98%
Asian3262.66%
Two or More Races870.71%
American Indian and Alaska Native520.42%
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Platteville Population by Race

Platteville Population Pyramid $2021

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Platteville Median Age

22.5


Total

22.1


Male

23.8


Female

Platteville Adults

There are 10,787 adults, (1,358 of whom are seniors) in Platteville.

Platteville Age Dependency

30.1

Age Dependency Ratio

14.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

15.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Platteville Sex Ratio

Female

5,584

45.53%

Male

6,680

54.47%

Platteville Population by Age

Platteville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Platteville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
Female55.5%44.5%
All46.1%53.9%
Non Family26.7%73.3%
Male0%100%

46.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Platteville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1252.3446.1
Non Family2,4771.926.7
Married1,2692.9485
Female2903.1355.5
Male893.750

2.96

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Platteville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade991.98%
9th to 12th Grade761.52%
High School Graduate1,27925.52%
Some College1,01120.18%
Associates Degree3677.32%
Bachelors Degree1,09621.87%
Graduate Degree1,08321.61%
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Platteville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Platteville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,7164,5411,974
Asian188188153
Hispanic616135
Black464617

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 81.38%.

Platteville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,810$41,780$38,325
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$30,069$35,263$24,766
Some College$32,846$34,934$28,735
Bachelors Degree$46,002$45,625$46,282
Graduate Degree$56,500$55,516$60,788

$39,810

Average Earnings

$41,780

Average Male

$38,325

Average Female

Platteville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Platteville Language by Age

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Platteville Language

95.26% of Platteville residents speak only English, while 4.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.62% of the population.

Platteville Language

Platteville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,7032,54829.28%
Black36233191.44%
Hispanic2136630.99%
Asian300186.00%

30.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.94%

Male Poverty Rate

29.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Platteville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Platteville is Black, with 91.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Platteville is Asian, with 6.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 54.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.95%.

Platteville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade52.52%
High School15.78%
Some College7.05%
Bachelors or Greater4.05%

Platteville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed66.36%
Female Unemployed48.48%
Female Employed21.87%
Male Employed21.26%

Platteville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Platteville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,690$58,462
Families$76,858$83,377
Married Families$86,831-
Non Families$31,008$41,186
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Income by Household Type

Platteville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

24.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

22.5%

Male Marriage Rate

27.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Platteville Married by Age and Sex

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Platteville 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.

Platteville Marital Status by Race

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Platteville Marital Status

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380

Number of Veterans

364

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam155
First Gulf War85
Second Gulf War72
Korea59
World War II8

Platteville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74108
75+99
35 to 5486
18 to 3471
55 to 6416

Platteville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3793.71%
Hispanic3517.33%
Black10.43%

Platteville Veterans by Race

Platteville Veterans by Education

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19.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Platteville Veterans by Education

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60.6%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Platteville Employment by Age

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Platteville Employment by Race

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Platteville 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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61.76%

Born in Platteville

96.62%

Native Born

3.38%

Foreign Born

2.10%

Non Citizen

1.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.62% of Platteville residents were born in the United States, with 61.76% having been born in Wisconsin. 2.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Platteville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202112,271920.76%
202012,179920.76%
201912,087920.77%
201811,995-219-1.79%
201712,214-271-2.17%
201612,485-54-0.43%
201512,5392772.26%
201412,2628767.69%
201311,3861641.46%
201211,222-20-0.18%
201111,242-43-0.38%
201011,2851,2961.23%
20009,9892810.29%
19909,7081280.13%
19809,580-19-0.02%
19709,5992,6423.27%
19606,9571,2061.92%
19505,7519891.90%
19404,7627151.64%
19304,047-306-0.73%
19204,353-99-0.22%
19104,4521,1122.92%
19003,3406002.00%
18902,740530.20%
18802,6871500.58%
18702,5370.00%

Platteville Population by Year