Fond du Lac, WI Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

The City of Fond du Lac had a population of 42,988 as of July 1, 2016. Fond du Lac ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Wisconsin. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Fond du Lac is located at latitude 43.7722 and longitude -88.4403 in Fond du Lac County. The formal boundaries for the City of Fond du Lac (see map below) encompass a land area of 18.93 sq. miles and a water area of 1.3 sq. miles. Fond du Lac County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 761 feet.

The City of Fond du Lac (GNIS ID: 1583208) 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 Fond du Lac population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Fond du Lac: Wanikamiu.


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Fond du Lac, WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 42,988
Population in Households 41,317
Population in Familes 30,824
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,671
Population Density1 2,271
Diversity Index2 32
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 18,289
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 10,609
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 19,500 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,720 (55.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,569 (38.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,211 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $127,277
Average Home Value $158,085
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $45,291
Average Household Income $58,650
Per Capita Income $25,679
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.01% -0.03%
Households 0.31% 0.18%
Families 0.33% 0.08%
Median Household Income   1.99%
Per Capita Income   1.74%
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.

Fond du Lac, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fond du Lac 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 15 98th
Population Density1 # 46 94th
Diversity Index2 # 100 87th
Median Household Income # 522 33rd
Per Capita Income # 380 51st

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