The City of Medford had a population of 4,251 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||7,296|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,013|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||9,309|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||2.19|
|Population in Households||4,111|
|Population in Familes||3,104|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||140|
|Median Household Income||$46,055|
|Average Household Income||$60,926|
|Per Capita Income||$26,997|
|Total Housing Units||2,171 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,193 (55.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||767 (35.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||211 ( 9.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$122,622|
|Average Home Value||$140,675|
|Average Household Size||2.1|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.15%|
|Per Capita Income||2.96%|
The table below compares Medford to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 163||79th|
|Population Density||# 268||66th|
|Diversity Index||# 565||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 574||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 395||49th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.