Legend Lake, WI Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Legend Lake, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

The Legend Lake Census Designated Place had a population of 1,525 as of July 1, 2016. Legend Lake ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for 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 Legend Lake is located at latitude 44.8951 and longitude -88.5431 in Menominee County. The formal boundaries for the Legend Lake Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.82 sq. miles and a water area of 3.65 sq. miles. Menominee County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 879 feet.

The Legend Lake Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393096) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Legend Lake Census Designated Place is located within Town of Menominee, a minor civil division (MCD) of Menominee County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Legend Lake population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Legend Lake, WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,525
Population in Households 1,525
Population in Familes 1,292
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 91
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 524
Average Household Size 2.91
Family Households 401
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,447 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 482 (33.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 42 ( 2.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 923 (63.8%)
Median Home Value $146,842
Average Home Value $194,710


Median Household Income $53,052
Average Household Income $60,751
Per Capita Income $20,787
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% 0.4%
Households 0.09% 0.45%
Families 0.04% 0.4%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
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.

Legend Lake, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Legend Lake 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 # 307 60th
Population Density1 # 738 5th
Diversity Index2 # 46 94th
Median Household Income # 323 58th
Per Capita Income # 689 11th

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