The City of Medford had a population of 4,304 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Medford is located at latitude 45.1378 and longitude -90.3444 in Taylor County. The formal boundaries for the City of Medford (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Taylor County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,470 feet.
The City of Medford (GNIS ID: 1583683) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Medford population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||4,159|
|Population in Familes||3,154|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||145|
|Average Household Size||2.1|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,149 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,230 (57.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||752 (35.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||166 ( 7.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$120,870|
|Average Home Value||$137,967|
|Median Household Income||$42,944|
|Average Household Income||$55,974|
|Per Capita Income||$24,809|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.74%|
|Per Capita Income||1.66%|
The table below compares Medford 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.
|Total Population||# 161||79th|
|Population Density1||# 261||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 547||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 585||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 444||43rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.