Potter, WI Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Potter Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Potter Content

Also See: Potter, WI ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Potter, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

The Village of Potter had a population of 256 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Potter is located at latitude 44.1185 and longitude -88.1017 in Calumet County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Potter (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Calumet County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 817 feet.

The Village of Potter (GNIS ID: 1583965) 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 Potter population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Potter: Muskratville, Potters Mills, Rantoul Center.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Village of Potter, WI Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | WI Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Calumet County | Wisconsin Counties

Search the map for:

Potter, WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 256
Daytime Population: Workers 91
Daytime Population: Residents 104
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 195
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 256
Population in Familes 229
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 507
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $66,062
Average Household Income $81,808
Per Capita Income $28,737


Total Housing Units 100 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 83 (83.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 16 (16.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1 ( 1.0%)
Median Home Value $186,957
Average Home Value $223,780


Total Households 99
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 79
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.16% 0.39%
Households 0.14% 0.4%
Families 1.68% 0.5%
Median Household Income   3.4%
Per Capita Income   3.23%

Potter, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Potter to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 647 17th
Population Density # 465 40th
Diversity Index # 350 55th
Median Household Income # 146 81st
Per Capita Income # 291 63rd

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

Wisconsin Research Tools

Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Wisconsin Census Data
Highest or Lowest: