Walworth County WI Information


Walworth County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 103,600
Population in Households 100,417
Population in Familes 79,230
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,183
Population Density1 187
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 40,476
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 26,259
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 52,601 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 27,155 (51.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 13,321 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 12,125 (23.1%)
Median Home Value $211,240
Average Home Value $267,171


Median Household Income $55,691
Average Household Income $72,230
Per Capita Income $28,507
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.21% 0.29%
Households 0.31% 0.4%
Families 0.21% 0.34%
Median Household Income   2.46%
Per Capita Income   2.13%
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.


Walworth County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Walworth County to the other 72 counties and county equivalents 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 # 14 82nd
Population Density1 # 14 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 9 89th
Median Household Income # 12 85th
Per Capita Income # 12 85th

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