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Rib Mountain, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

The Rib Mountain Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Marathon County at latitude 44.9175 and longitude -89.6922. Marathon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,309 feet.

The formal official name is the Rib Mountain Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Rib Mountain, Wisconsin.

The U5 Census Class Code for Rib Mountain indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Rib Mountain Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.76 sq. miles and a water area of 0.88 sq. miles.

Rib Mountain Census Designated Place, WI Boundary Map


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


Total Population 5,642
Population in Households 5,633
Population in Familes 4,875
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density1 470
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 2,265
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 1,718
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,361 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,952 (82.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 312 (13.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 96 ( 4.1%)
Median Home Value $152,083
Average Home Value $179,327


Median Household Income $73,884
Average Household Income $93,373
Per Capita Income $37,203
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.04% 0.17%
Households 0.35% 0.32%
Families 0.39% 0.23%
Median Household Income   3.26%
Per Capita Income   2.82%
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.


Rib Mountain, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rib Mountain 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 # 131 83rd
Population Density1 # 484 38th
Diversity Index2 # 270 65th
Median Household Income # 66 92nd
Per Capita Income # 48 94th

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