Adams County WI Information

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Adams County Subdivisions

Adams County WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 20,887
Population in Households 19,671
Population in Familes 15,512
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,216
Population Density1 32
Diversity Index2 21
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 8,833
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 5,829
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 17,971 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,170 (39.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,663 ( 9.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,138 (50.8%)
Median Home Value $142,872
Average Home Value $172,116
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $43,874
Average Household Income $55,029
Per Capita Income $23,998
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.01% -0.03%
Households 0.31% 0.05%
Families 0.2% -0.01%
Median Household Income   1.95%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Adams County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Adams County to the other 72 counties and county equivalents in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 51 31st
Population Density1 # 49 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 28 63rd
Median Household Income # 58 21st
Per Capita Income # 54 26th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.