The City of Rice Lake had a population of 8,555 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Rice Lake is located at latitude 45.4819 and longitude -91.7458 in Barron County. The formal boundaries for the City of Rice Lake (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.59 sq. miles and a water area of 1.1 sq. miles. Barron County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,148 feet.
The City of Rice Lake (GNIS ID: 1584019) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Rice Lake population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||8,391|
|Population in Familes||6,013|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||164|
|Average Household Size||2.09|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,280 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,249 (52.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,762 (41.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||269 ( 6.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$131,656|
|Average Home Value||$159,311|
|Median Household Income||$37,712|
|Average Household Income||$52,715|
|Per Capita Income||$24,483|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.24%|
|Per Capita Income||1.68%|
The table below compares Rice Lake to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 99||87th|
|Population Density1||# 244||68th|
|Diversity Index2||# 307||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 711||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 470||40th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.