Price County WI Information


Price County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 13,852
Population in Households 13,648
Population in Familes 10,708
Population in Group Qrtrs 204
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 6,292
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 3,980
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,399 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,960 (43.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,332 (11.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,107 (44.8%)
Median Home Value $122,502
Average Home Value $148,523


Median Household Income $43,721
Average Household Income $54,704
Per Capita Income $25,032
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.35% -0.32%
Households -0.09% -0.15%
Families -0.2% -0.22%
Median Household Income   1.9%
Per Capita Income   1.72%
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.


Price County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Price 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 # 66 10th
Population Density1 # 68 7th
Diversity Index2 # 55 25th
Median Household Income # 60 18th
Per Capita Income # 43 42nd

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