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Caroline, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

The Caroline Census Designated Place had a population of 284 as of July 1, 2016. Caroline ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Wisconsin. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Caroline is located at latitude 44.7233 and longitude -88.8996 in Shawano County. The formal boundaries for the Caroline Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Shawano County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 922 feet.

The Caroline Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2585059) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Caroline Census Designated Place is located within Town of Grant, a minor civil division (MCD) of Shawano County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Caroline population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 284
Population in Households 284
Population in Familes 252
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 239
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 114
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 91
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 125 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 98 (78.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 16 (12.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $163,235
Average Home Value $180,928


Median Household Income $53,801
Average Household Income $65,274
Per Capita Income $24,739
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.81% 0.49%
Households 1.02% 0.69%
Families 1.48% 0.65%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   2.25%
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.

Caroline, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Caroline to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 631 19th
Population Density1 # 627 19th
Diversity Index2 # 583 24th
Median Household Income # 304 61st
Per Capita Income # 453 42nd

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