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Cornell, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

Cornell is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Cornell.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Chippewa County at latitude 45.1672 and longitude -91.1493. Chippewa County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,083 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Cornell (see map) encompass a land area of 3.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0.53 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cornell: Brunets Falls.

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Cornell, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cornell to the other 773 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 307 60th
Population Density1 # 520 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 672 13th
Median Household Income # 601 22nd
Per Capita Income # 616 20th

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

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Cornell, WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,516
Population in Households 1,477
Population in Familes 1,191
Population in Group Qrtrs 39
Population Density1 395
Diversity Index2 7
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 634
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 428
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 700 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 464 (66.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 170 (24.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 66 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $77,155
Average Home Value $86,099
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $40,987
Average Household Income $50,815
Per Capita Income $21,072
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.78% 0.74%
Households 1.03% 0.81%
Families 1.6% 0.74%
Median Household Income   3.58%
Per Capita Income   3.68%
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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