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Sobieski, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

Sobieski is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Sobieski Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Oconto County at latitude 44.7208 and longitude -88.0721. Oconto County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 659 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Sobieski Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 266
Population in Households 266
Population in Familes 228
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 211
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 101
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 76
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 108 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 92 (85.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 9 ( 8.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 7 ( 6.5%)
Median Home Value $112,931
Average Home Value $120,879


Median Household Income $53,025
Average Household Income $66,309
Per Capita Income $25,263
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.63% 0.37%
Households 0.96% 0.39%
Families 3.75% 0.26%
Median Household Income   3.26%
Per Capita Income   2.7%
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.


Sobieski, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sobieski 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 # 639 17th
Population Density1 # 646 17th
Diversity Index2 # 677 13th
Median Household Income # 303 61st
Per Capita Income # 330 57th

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