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Three Lakes, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Oneida County at latitude 45.7983 and longitude -89.1629. Oneida County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,663 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Three Lakes Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0.23 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 587
Population in Households 587
Population in Familes 470
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 208
Diversity Index2 4


Total Households 295
Average Household Size 1.99
Family Households 194
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 482 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 239 (49.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 57 (11.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 187 (38.8%)
Median Home Value $128,750
Average Home Value $146,757


Median Household Income $46,223
Average Household Income $63,214
Per Capita Income $29,423
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.71% -0.45%
Households -0.32% -0.2%
Families 3.74% -0.31%
Median Household Income   3.04%
Per Capita Income   2.95%
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.


Three Lakes, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Three Lakes 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 # 492 37th
Population Density1 # 647 16th
Diversity Index2 # 750 3rd
Median Household Income # 475 39th
Per Capita Income # 167 79th

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