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Arena, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

Arena is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Arena.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Iowa County at latitude 43.1655 and longitude -89.9129. Iowa County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 735 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Arena (see map) encompass a land area of 1.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 843
Population in Households 843
Population in Familes 706
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 734
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 331
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 236
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 363 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 261 (71.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 70 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 32 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $121,809
Average Home Value $130,192


Median Household Income $54,839
Average Household Income $62,028
Per Capita Income $24,663
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.25% 0.24%
Households 0.58% 0.42%
Families 1.67% 0.34%
Median Household Income   1.99%
Per Capita Income   3.06%
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.


Arena, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Arena 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 # 421 46th
Population Density1 # 356 54th
Diversity Index2 # 488 37th
Median Household Income # 259 67th
Per Capita Income # 367 53rd

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