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The Village of Ontario had a population of 585 as of July 1, 2016. Ontario ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Ontario is located at latitude 43.7219 and longitude -90.5932 in Vernon County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Ontario (see map below) encompass a land area of 1 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Vernon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 919 feet.

The Village of Ontario (GNIS ID: 1583864) 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 Ontario 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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Ontario, WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 585
Population in Households 585
Population in Familes 476
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 583
Diversity Index2 32


Total Households 219
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 145
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 263 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 175 (66.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 45 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 (16.7%)
Median Home Value $116,406
Average Home Value $166,571


Median Household Income $38,203
Average Household Income $47,921
Per Capita Income $18,371
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.87% 0.87%
Households 0.67% 0.81%
Families 1.15% 0.68%
Median Household Income   -0.35%
Per Capita Income   0.81%
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.

Ontario, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ontario 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 # 496 36th
Population Density1 # 421 46th
Diversity Index2 # 103 87th
Median Household Income # 703 9th
Per Capita Income # 753 3rd

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