Outagamie County WI Information


Outagamie County Subdivisions

Outagamie County WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 185,115
Population in Households 182,083
Population in Familes 148,327
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,032
Population Density1 290
Diversity Index2 27


Total Households 73,335
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 49,195
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 77,011 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 50,998 (66.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 22,337 (29.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,676 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $160,985
Average Home Value $191,718


Median Household Income $57,690
Average Household Income $72,287
Per Capita Income $28,851
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.75% 0.83%
Households 0.83% 0.89%
Families 0.73% 0.83%
Median Household Income   2.35%
Per Capita Income   2.02%
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.


Outagamie County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Outagamie County to the other 72 counties and county equivalents 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 # 6 93rd
Population Density1 # 10 88th
Diversity Index2 # 18 76th
Median Household Income # 8 90th
Per Capita Income # 9 89th

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