Bancroft is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Bancroft Census Designated Place.
It is a populated place located in Portage County at latitude 44.3097 and longitude -89.5137. Portage County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,093 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Bancroft Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 5.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bancroft: Bancroft Station.Photos of the local Bancroft, WI area
Also See: Bancroft, WI ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||544|
|Population in Familes||460|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.69|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||223 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||167 (74.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||35 (15.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||21 ( 9.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$94,068|
|Average Home Value||$112,798|
|Median Household Income||$51,105|
|Average Household Income||$60,061|
|Per Capita Income||$22,660|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.85%|
|Per Capita Income||3.24%|
The table below compares Bancroft 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.
|Total Population||# 513||34th|
|Population Density1||# 720||7th|
|Diversity Index2||# 66||92nd|
|Median Household Income||# 360||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 508||34th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.