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Tigerton, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

The Village of Tigerton is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Shawano County at latitude 44.7416 and longitude -89.0458. Shawano County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,030 feet.

The formal official name is the Village of Tigerton, but most people and references simply refer to it as Tigerton, Wisconsin.

The P1 Census Class Code for Tigerton indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Tigerton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.79 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 726
Population in Households 726
Population in Familes 540
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 406
Diversity Index2 18


Total Households 328
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 186
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 378 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 217 (57.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 111 (29.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 50 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $67,568
Average Home Value $72,338


Median Household Income $32,663
Average Household Income $40,590
Per Capita Income $17,755
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.48% -0.39%
Households -0.28% -0.25%
Families 0.51% -0.32%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   2.4%
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.


Tigerton, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tigerton 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 # 451 42nd
Population Density1 # 514 34th
Diversity Index2 # 239 69th
Median Household Income # 761 2nd
Per Capita Income # 738 5th

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