Embarrass, WI Community Profile: Data

Embarrass Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Embarrass Content

Embarrass, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

Embarrass is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Embarrass.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Waupaca County at latitude 44.6655 and longitude -88.7073. Waupaca County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 804 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Embarrass (see map) encompass a land area of 1.17 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.

Camera Icon Photos of the local Embarrass, WI area

Also See: Embarrass, WI ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps

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


Total Population 421
Population in Households 381
Population in Familes 323
Population in Group Qrtrs 40
Population Density1 359
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 154
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 111
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 161 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 126 (78.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 28 (17.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 7 ( 4.3%)
Median Home Value $75,610
Average Home Value $81,746


Median Household Income $52,204
Average Household Income $55,937
Per Capita Income $21,711
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.97% 0.84%
Households 1.59% 1.02%
Families 2.01% 0.89%
Median Household Income   1.74%
Per Capita Income   2.25%
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.


Embarrass, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Embarrass 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 # 568 27th
Population Density1 # 544 30th
Diversity Index2 # 630 19th
Median Household Income # 324 58th
Per Capita Income # 567 27th

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